Here are our picks for the best FIFA 21 Premier League forwards in FUT 21 under 5K.
If you're in need of attacking players but don't quite have the FUT coins to make a splash purchase, you may want to consider the deeper options of the Premier League.
Whether you play with a front three, a strike partnership, or a lone target man operating up-top, forwards are the goalscorers that every team needs.
While every FUT player would love to field a side full of highly-rated players and TOTW cards, the reality is that it takes time to raise sufficient funds.
Bargain Premier League Forwards in FIFA 21 Ultimate Team
You'll need to spend your early FUT coins wisely, so use this as your guide to find the best value in the Premier League for under 5k.
Best Premier League Strikers (under 5k)
Leading the line for your attack, three value purchases for your side.
Sébastien Haller (81 Overall)
West Ham United - 1.1k/1.3k FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Effective as a target man leading the line, this is a solid Striker card that can aid a developing squad. 83 Positioning, 84 Finishing, and 81 Shot Power will allow you to pounce on chances created in the box and burry them in the back of the net.
80 Jumping and 89 Strength should play well when trying to hold the ball up for onrushing teammates. And the 91 Penalties rating is a bonus ensuring you'll have a dead-eye kick taker from the spot.
Danny Ings (80 Overall)
Southampton - 750/950 FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Coming off the back of his best season as a professional at 28 years of age, Danny Ings managed 25 goals for Southampton in 42 appearances during the 2019/20 campaign. His 80 overall FUT card is a poachers delight with 83 Positioning and impressive 85 Finishing stats.
Look to utilize quick one and two touch finishes with this card and enjoy the 4 star Weak Foot ability inside the opposing teams box.
Olivier Giroud (79 Overall)
Chelsea - 1.2k/750 FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
34 years old and still muscling goals across the line, Olivier Giroud is a classic no. 9. He's as immobile as they come with a dreadful 39 Pace rating, but that's never been where he's made his money.
Get on the end of crosses, long balls forward, and loose scraps rolling around the box. Standing 6'4'' with 82 Finishing, 90 Heading Accuracy, and 82 Jumping, this card should have you heading in goals over helpless defenders.
Best Premier League Left Wingers (under 5k)
Dynamic attackers to take players on and create in the final third.
Jack Grealish (80 Overall)
Aston Villa - 3.1k/3.8k FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Enjoying a very successful debut season in the Premier League, Jack Grealish is one of the emerging stars in world football. Capable of both scoring and creating goals alike, his 80 overall FUT card is a crafty winger.
Utilize the impressive dribbling capabilities of this card to create with 85 Agility and 82 Ball Control on a 4 star Skill Moves.
Diogo Jota (80 Overall)
Liverpool - 3.2k/4.2k FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
After a bit of a shock move from Wolverhampton to the Premier League champions, Jota's FUT card offers an explosive option at Left Winger. Quick on the ball with 83 Pace and 84 Dribbling, this card can get behind a defense in a hurry.
His 5 star Weak Foot will allow for pinpoint crossing on the fly. Apply the Hunter chemistry style and reap the benefits of boosted Pace and Shooting with this energetic 23 year old.
Harvey Barnes (79 Overall)
Leicester City - 650/750 FUT Coins (PS/Xbox)
Enjoying a successful 2019/20 campaign with Leicester City, Barnes managed 6 goals and 8 assists last season. His ultra-affordable FUT card offers players a pacy option on the Left Wing.
Set his player instructions to 'Get in Behind' to utilize his 85 Acceleration and 82 Sprint Speed leaving defenders trying to catch up.
Best Premier League Right Wingers (under 5k)
Shifty attacking players effective scoring and setting up goals alike.
Willian Borges Da Silva (82 Overall)
Arsenal - 2.2k/2.5k FUT Coins
The Brazilian winger ran-down his contract with Chelsea before moving to another London club this past summer, when he signed with Arsenal. His FUT card is still very well-rounded and will offer players ability to both score and create goals.
His 4 star Skill Moves and Weak Foot can be utilized to beat defenders and pick out passes to teammates in dangerous positions. Choose the Hunter chemistry style for Willian as you'll be looking at a winger with 80+ card stats in Pace, Shooting, Passing, and Dribbling.
Ayoze Pérez (79 Overall)
Leicester City - 700/750 FUT Coins
Moving on to Leicester City after five years with Newcastle, the talented Spaniard is a tricky option in attack. His impressive 82 Dribbling rating with 4 star Skill Moves will allow gamers to take on defenders and look to skip by.
Pérez can be effective in a side instructed to press high up the pitch with 82 Stamina, ensuring he won't tail off so quickly.
Takumi Minamino (77 Overall)
Liverpool - 900/1k FUT Coins
Joining the reds shortly after they eliminated his former team (RB Salzburg) from last seasons Champions League, Minamino has blazing speed down the right flank. His 89 Acceleration and 86 Sprint Speed will leave defenders in the dust as he races towards goal.
Minamino carries a 4 star Weak Foot, but his 73 Shooting could be improved. Look to apply the Sniper, Finisher, or Marksmen chemistry styles and you'll have yourself a fine Right Winger for only 1k FUT Coins.
Spend your early FUT Coins wisely and you'll be able to build out a competitive squad without draining your funds. When your balance will allow it, trade these players and look to upgrade their positions as their value will likely tail off once more cards are introduced to FIFA 21.
Be sure to check out our Best Value FIFA 21 Premier League Midfielders Under 5k FUT Coins to construct the heart of your side.