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FIFA 23: How to Complete the Early Access Upgrade SBC

FIFA 27 is live as of today, September 27. EA Sports has graced us with another SBC which is the Early Access Upgrade SBC. Read below to know more.

A new SBC is out in FIFA 23

Early Access for FIFA 23 kicks off today on September 27, which means that those who bought the Ultimate Edition of the game will be able to start playing today. The new game will fully release on September 30, making it playable for those who didn’t buy the Ultimate Edition.


EA Sports has released another SBC to celebrate the launch of the Early Access of FIFA 23 in the form of the Early Access Upgrade SBC in the game. This SBC has been released in addition to two other Early Access SBCs. Have a look below to find out how to complete this SBC and earn some fruity rewards.

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How to Complete the Early Access Upgrade SBC in FIFA 23

FIFA 23 is now live for those who have early access

By completing the FIFA 23 Early Access Upgrade SBC, players of the game can boost their Ultimate Team starter squads and keep the good momentum going to the start of their new season. SBCs like this are very important to complete in the initial stages of the game and are beneficial in the long run.

Completing this special upgrade Squad Building Challenge will reward you with a Rare Player with an overall rating of 78 or higher. This will be very useful in starter squads, and there are chances of you bagging a really fast player as well. Since speed is the Meta in FIFA 23 as well, packing a pacey player would be a bonus.

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Here are the requirements to complete the Early Access Upgrade SBC:

  • Player Rarity: Exactly Gold
  • No Chemistry Requirement
  • Number of Players in the Squad: 6

Reward: 1 x 78+ Rare Player Pack

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The SBC can be repeated 4 times and each pack contains a 78+ rare untradeable player. This SBC might be worth trying for as the requirements aren’t too demanding, but most players would likely opt to do Standard Gold Upgrades too. Plus, with the release of the Di Maria OTW SBC, this Early Access Upgrade SBC can be done, of which the rewards can be used in completion of the Di Maria OTW SBC in FIFA 23.

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Kusshal is an Esports Content Writer at Firstsportz. He loves watching and playing football and is a huge fan of Chelsea. Besides that, he also enjoys playing games such as FIFA and Call of Duty. He is currently completing his final year of his undergraduate degree in Business Administration. Kusshal's hobbies include football, fitness, music, and traveling & exploring.