Best Young Strikers (ST) in FC 24 Career Mode

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Scoring goals is the hardest thing to do in football, so you need to make sure you have a quality striker to put the chances away in Career Mode. We’re taking a look at the FC 24 best young ST ratings, letting you know who to invest in so you have a goal threat for years to come. 

Many will come at a premium cost, however, guaranteeing goals comes at a price in EA FC 24! Check out the best young ST ratings in FC 24 Career Mode below. 

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FC 24 Best Young ST

Here are the FC 24 best young striker (ST and CF) ratings in Career Mode:

PlayerClubAgeValueWageOverallPotential
Erling HaalandManchester City22£157.3M£289k9194
Dusan VlahovicJuventus23£51.9M£119k8488
Lois OpendaRB Leipzig23£42.5M£60k8386
Alexander IsakNewcastle United23£37.4M£102k8286
Julian AlvarezManchester City23£34.9M£106k8187
Joao FelixBarcelona (on loan)23£34.9M£51k8187
Victor BonifaceBayer Leverkusen22£28.9M£48k8086
Santiago GimenezFeyenoord22£28.1M£18k8085
Jonathan DavidLille23£24.7M£33k8083
Goncalo RamosPSG22£30.6M£64k7986
Folarin BalogunMonaco21£24.2M£39k7985
EvanilsonPorto23£23M£46k7984
Rasmus HojlundManchester United20£26.4M£70k7889
Brian BrobbeyAjax21£27.2M£13k7886
Moise KeanJuventus23£24.2M£73k7885
Giacomo RaspadoriNapoli23£24.2M£42k7885
Elye WahiLens20£18.7M£26k7884
Youssoufa MoukokoBorussia Dortmund18£19.1M£15k7787
Adam HlozekBayer Leverkusen20£20M£33k7785
Noah OkaforAC Milan23£18.3M£45k7784

Strikers are usually the most expensive players in FC 24 Career Mode, so it is important to know you are investing in a potential world-beater before splashing the cash. All of these guys are proven goalscorers, so their clubs won’t want to part ways with them unless they get a good offer. 

We are classing the best young players as anyone who is 23 years old or younger at the start of your FC 24 Career Mode save and are including anyone who has a base position of ST or CF. 

Erling Haaland – 91 Overall 

Erling Haaland isn’t just the best young ST around, he is one of the best players in the world. The FC 24 ratings reflect this by handing him the joint-highest rating in the game. Unfortunately, if you want to get hold of this goalscoring machine from Manchester City, it will cost you over £150 million! He also has the best growth potential in the game, alongside Kylian Mbappe and Vinicius Jr, with a 94 POT. The Norwegian may well end up at Real Madrid with those two, which is a terrifying prospect!

Dusan Vlahovic – 84 Overall 

Dusan Vlahovic started last season strongly, but then injury hit, and after recovering from that he wasn’t able to reproduce the prolific goalscoring contributions we have grown accustomed to in recent years. The Juventus man is still one of the best strikers to purchase in FC 24 Career Mode, and like Haaland offers a big physical presence up top. 

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Lois Openda – 83 Overall

A familiar name to Ultimate Team players, Lois Openda has been shooting himself up the ratings over the last couple of seasons. Known for his lightning pace, he is great at bursting through defences. He also has a great leap on him, making him a surprising aerial threat!

Alexander Isak – 82 Overall 

When Alexander Isak is fit and firing he looks a very formidable forward. Newcastle have brought in a very fine striker to the club who will help them push for another high finish in the Premier League, and potentially go deep into Europe. At 6’4”, the Swede is another big unit, and it looks like we are going through a resurgence of top target men. 

Joao Felix – 81 Overall 

There is no doubting Joao Felix’s ability, but he is yet to find a team that suits his play style. A loan move to Barcelona may just have solved that issue! Very skillful in and around the box, his technical attributes mean he is just as good at building up the play in the final third as he is at finishing the chances. With five-star skill moves, he can always find a way out of tricky situations!

If you haven’t found a player that takes your fancy here, then take a look at our Best Striker or Wonderkid ST lists. If you’re looking for more of the best young players in FC 24 Career Mode, then why not check out our other lists covering every position:

FC 24 Best Young ST FAQs

Who is the best young striker in FC 24?

Erling Haaland is the best-rated young ST in FC 24 with a 91 OVR.

What young striker has the best potential in FC 24?

Erling Haaland is the best young ST with the highest potential rating in FC 24, with a 94 POT.

What are the best striker attributes in EA FC 24?

Top Pace, Finishing, Shot Power, Attack Position, and Weak Foot ability are the key attributes for a striker to have in EA FC 24. Then, good Dribbling, Agility, Balance, Ball Control, Reactions, and Short Passing are needed. Also, decent Heading Accuracy, Volleys, Curve, Jumping, Strength, Long Shots, Vision, and Composure stats are useful.

About the Author

David Luff

David Luff is a Sports Games Writer for VideoGamer. He loves football, started playing FIFA 99 on the PC with a joystick, and has stuck with the series ever since.

EA Sports FC 24

  • Release Date: September 30, 2023
  • Platform(s): Nintendo Switch, PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series S, Xbox Series S/X, Xbox Series X
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