Real Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo who is rated No.1 on FIFA 18 ranking, took to his Instagram account to make the announcement.

Ronaldo, who will be on the cover of the game, took to Instagram on Tuesday to show off his top-ranked player attribute card from the game.

 The 32-year-old was given a 94 overall ranking in the new game, putting him just ahead of his Barcelona rival Lionel Messi, who was ranked 93.

The Portuguese International will also appear on the cover of this year’s game, and has been written into the storyline of Alex Hunter’s career in The Journey.

The newest version of EA Sports’ football franchise hits the shelves on September 29.

Number 👆 in @easportsfifa. Now how many goals can you score with me in the #FIFA18 demo? 🎮 ⚽ @easportsfifa

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