FIFA 21 Premier League POTM

PREMIER LEAGUE POTM

FIFA 21 Premier League Player of the Month cards are unique items, featuring boosted stats, assigned to monthly winners.

FIFA 21 PREMIER LEAGUE PLAYER OF THE MONTH

POTM nominees, winners, vote results, SBCs, release dates and new FIFA 21 Premier League Player of the Month items. All release times are indicated in the UK time zone.
SEPTEMBER 2020
VOTES
Official dates

Start: 02/10/2020 11:00am
End: 05/10/2020 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

Dominic Calvert-Lewin 2W-0D-0L
Harry Kane 1W-0D-1L
Sadio Mané 2W-0D-0L
Heung Min Son 1W-0D-1L
Wilfried Zaha 2W-0D-0L
James Rodríguez 3W-0D-0L
Jamie Vardy 3W-0D-0L
NOMINEES
The Nominees were announced in October 2, 2020
Patrick Bamford 2W-0D-1L
Dominic Calvert-Lewin 3W-0D-0L
Timothy Castagne 3W-0D-0L
Harry Kane 1W-1D-1L
Tariq Lamptey 1W-0D-2L
Sadio Mané 3W-0D-0L
James Rodríguez 3W-0D-0L
Jamie Vardy 3W-0D-0L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

Dominic Calvert-Lewin 71.9%
Jamie Vardy 13.0%
Harry Kane 5.2%
Others 9.9%
WINNER
The winner was announced on October 9, 2020

The striker’s five goals in the month helped Everton win their opening three matches of a Premier League season for the first time since 1993/94. As a result, he earned his first call-up to the senior England squad and marked his debut with the opening goal in a 3-0 win over Wales.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 09/10/2020 11am
End 08/11/2020 6pm

TOP FORM
IF Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 83
Team Chemistry: Min 75
Players in the Squad: 11
Jumbo Gold Pack

PREMIER LEAGUE
Players from Premier League: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 84
Team Chemistry: Min 70
Players in the Squad: 11
Premium Electrum Players Pack
OCTOBER 2020
VOTES
Official dates

Start: 06/11/2020 11:00am
End: 09/11/2020 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

Jack Grealish 2W-0D-1L
Danny Ings 2W-1D-0L
Harry Kane 1W-1D-0L
James Rodríguez 1W-1D-1L
Heung Min Son 1W-1D-0L
Ollie Watkins 2W-0D-1L
Timo Werner 1W-2D-0L
NOMINEES
The Nominees were announced on November 6, 2020
Che Adams 2W-1D-0L
Conor Coady 3W-1D-0L
Pablo Fornals 1W-2D-1L
Jack Grealish 2W-0D-1L
Harry Kane 2W-1D-0L
Heung Min Son 2W-1D-0L
Thiago Silva 2W-1D-0L
Kyle Walker 2W-2D-0L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

Heung Min Son 55.2%
Jack Grealish 21.0%
Harry Kane 16.9%
Others 6.9%
WINNER
The winner was announced on November 13, 2020

The Tottenham Hotspur winger scored in all three matches to end the month as the joint-leader in the race for the Golden Boot. Son’s best performance came in Spurs’ 6-1 win at Manchester United as he netted two goals and set up another. The 28-year-old followed that with another goal and assist against West Ham United before heading in a late winner at Burnley.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 13/11/2020 11am
End 12/12/2020 6pm

SPURS
Players from Spurs: Min 1
IF Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 85
Team Chemistry: Min 75
Players in the Squad: 11
Premium Gold Players Pack


PREMIER LEAGUE
Players from Premier League: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 86
Team Chemistry: Min 70
Players in the Squad: 11
Rare Mixed Players Pack


TOP FORM
IF Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 87
Team Chemistry: Min 55
Players in the Squad: 11
Rare Electrum Players Pack


88-RATED SQUAD
Squad Rating: Min 88
Team Chemistry: Min 55
Players in the Squad: 11
Prime Gold Players Pack (untradeable)
NOVEMBER 2020
VOTES
Estimated dates

Start: 00/12/2020 11:00am
End: 00/12/2020 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

Tammy Abraham 2W-1D-0L
Bruno Fernandes 3W-0D-0L
Diogo Jota 1W-2D-0L
Dominic Calvert-Lewin 1W-0D-2L
Riyad Mahrez 1W-0D-1L
Jamie Vardy 2W-0D-2L
Theo Walcott 1W-1D-1L
NOMINEES
The Nominees were announced in December 04, 2020
Ben Chilwell 2W-1D-0L
Bruno Fernandes 3W-0D-0L
Jack Grealish 1W-0D-3L
Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg 3W-1D-0L
Angelo Ogbonna 3W-0D-0L
James Ward-Prowse 2W-1D-1L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

No polls were released for this month.
WINNER
The winner was announced in December 11, 2020

The Manchester United star scored four goals in as many matches, netting twice and providing an assist in a fine performance at Everton before getting on the scoresheet in wins over West Bromwich Albion and Southampton. Fernandes, who only moved to Old Trafford at the end of January 2020, is the first player to win the award three times in a calendar year since Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane did so in 2017.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 11/12/2020 6pm
End 10/01/2021 6pm

NATIONAL DUTY
Players from Portugal: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 85
Team Chemistry: Min 80
Players in the Squad: 11
Jumbo Premium Gold Pack

MANCHESTER UNITED
Players from Manchester Utd: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 86
Team Chemistry: Min 75
Players in the Squad: 11
Prime Mixed Players Pack

PREMIER LEAGUE
Players from Premier League: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 86
Team Chemistry: Min 70
Players in the Squad: 11
Prime Electrum Players Pack

TOP FORM
Squad Rating: Min 87
Team Chemistry: Min 50
Players in the Squad: 11
Premium Gold Players Pack

88-RATED SQUAD
Squad Rating: Min 88
Team Chemistry: Min 50
Players in the Squad: 11
Rare Electrum Players Pack
DECEMBER 2020
VOTES
Estimated dates

Start: 09/01/2021 11:00am
End: 11/01/2021 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

Mohamed Salah 3W-2D-0L
Marcus Rashford 4W-2D-0L
Bruno Fernandes 4W-2D-0L
Anwar El Ghazi 3W-2D-0L
Jamie Vardy 3W-2D-1L
Patrick Bamford 3W-0D-3L
Tammy Abraham 2W-0D-3L
NOMINEES
The Nominees were announced on January 09, 2021
El Ghazi 3W-2D-0L
Bruno Fernandes 4W-2D-0L
Emiliano Martínez 3W-2D-0L
Ben Mee 2W-2D-1L
Marcus Rashford 4W-2D-0L
Mohamed Salah 3W-2D-0L
Tomas Soucek 1W-3D-2L
John Stones 3W-2D-0L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

Marcus Rashford 34.1%
Bruno Fernandes 31.6%
Mohamed Salah 19.3%
Others 15.1%
WINNER
The winner was announced on January 15, 2021

Fernandes began December by inspiring a 3-1 comeback win at West Ham United as a half-time substitute, assisting Paul Pogba for the equaliser. He then scored twice and created another in a 6-2 victory over Leeds United, before being involved in all three goals against Leicester City and Wolverhampton Wanderers.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 15/01/2021 6pm
End 14/02/2021 6pm

NATIONAL DUTY
Players from Portugal: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 84
Team Chemistry: Min 80
Players in the Squad: 11
Premium Mixed Players Pack

MANCHESTER UNITED
Players from Manchester Utd: Min 1
IF Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 84
Team Chemistry: Min 75
Players in the Squad: 11
Prime Electrum Players Pack

PREMIER LEAGUE
Players from Premier League: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 85
Team Chemistry: Min 70
Players in the Squad: 11
Premium Gold Players Pack

TOP FORM
IF Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 86
Team Chemistry: Min 65
Players in the Squad: 11
Rare Mixed Players Pack

87-RATED SQUAD
IF Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 87
Team Chemistry: Min 55
Players in the Squad: 11
Rare Electrum Players Pack

88-RATED SQUAD
Squad Rating: Min 88
Team Chemistry: Min 50
Players in the Squad: 11
Mega Pack

JANUARY 2021
VOTES
Official dates

Start: 05/02/2021 11:00am
End: 08/02/2021 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

Michail Antonio 3W-0D-1L
Patrick Bamford 2W-0D-2L
Kevin De Bruyne 4W-0D-0L
Ilkay Gündogan 6W-0D-0L
Harry Kane 2W-1D-1L
James Maddison 3W-1D-1L
Matheus Pereira 1W-1D-3L
NOMINEES
The Nominees were announced on February 5, 2021
Craig Dawson 4W-0D-1L
Jack Grealish 2W-0D-3L
Ilkay Gundogan 6W-0D-0L
Bernd Leno 3W-2D-0L
James Maddison 3W-1D-1L
Matheus Pereira 1W-1D-3L
Bukayo Saka 3W-2D-0L
John Stones 5W-0D-0L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

Ilkay Gundogan 53.3%
Bukayo Saka 20.2%
James Maddison 15.4%
Others 11.1%
WINNER
The winner was announced on February 12, 2021

The midfielder scored five goals in the month, including spectacular efforts versus Chelsea, Crystal Palace and West Bromwich Albion, to help Manchester City to six successive wins on their way to the top of the Premier League table.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 12/02/2021 11am
End 12/03/2021 6pm

CHALLENGE 1
Players from Manchester City: Min 1
IF Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 83
Team Chemistry: Min 80
Players in the Squad: 11
FEBRUARY 2021
VOTES
Official dates

Start: 05/03/2021 11:00am
End: 08/03/2021 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

Michail Antonio 2W-1D-1L
Bruno Fernandes 2W-3D-0L
Ilkay Gündogan 5W-0D-0L
James Maddison 3W-1D-1L
Rúben Neves 3W-2D-0L
Rúben Dias 5W-0D-0L
Ollie Watkins 2W-1D-2L
NOMINEES
The Nominees were announced on March 05, 2021
Joachim Andersen 2W-3D-1L
João Cancelo 5W-0D-0L
Bruno Fernandes 2W-3D-0L
Ilkay Gündogan 5W-0D-0L
Jesse Lingard 3W-1D-1L
Ruben Neves 3W-2D-0L
Raphinha 2W-0D-4L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

Jesse Lingard 36.9%
Bruno Fernandes 29.8%
Ilkay Gündogan 20.3%
Others 13.0%
WINNER
The winner was announced on March 12, 2021

Gundogan started February by setting up Raheem Sterling’s goal at Burnley with a pinpoint low cross, the first of five victories he featured in. He scored twice in a 4-1 triumph at champions Liverpool, while also getting two goals against Tottenham Hotspur, including a superbly taken strike from a long pass by goalkeeper Ederson.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 12/03/2021 11apm
End 11/04/2021 6pm

MANCHESTER CITY
Players from Manchester City: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 80
Team Chemistry: Min 75
Players in the Squad: 11
Electrum Players Pack

PREMIER LEAGUE
Players from Premier League: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 84
Team Chemistry: Min 70
Players in the Squad: 11
Small Prime Gold Players Pack
MARCH 2021
VOTES
Official dates

Start: 26/03/2021 11:00am
End: 29/03/2021 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

No early predictions were made for this month.
NOMINEES
The Nominees were announced on March 26, 2021
Andreas Christensen 2W-1D-0L
Kelechi Iheanacho 2W-1D-0L
Harry Kane 3W-0D-1L
Jesse Lingard 1W-1D-0L
Riyad Mahrez 2W-0D-1L
Illan Meslier 1W-1D-1L
Luke Shaw 2W-1D-0L
Leandro Trossard 2W-0D-1L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

No polls were made for this month.
WINNER
The winner was announced on April 02, 2021

Iheanacho scored five goals in March to become the fourth Nigerian player to win the award, after Jay Jay Okocha, Peter Odemwingie and Odion Ighalo.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 02/04/2021 6pm
End 01/05/2021 6pm

NATIONAL DUTY
Players from Nigeria: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 80
Team Chemistry: Min 80
Players in the Squad: 11
Small Gold Players Pack

LEICESTER CITY
Players from Leicester City: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 83
Team Chemistry: Min 70
Players in the Squad: 11
Premium Electrum Players Pack

PREMIER LEAGUE
Players from Premier League: Min 1
IF Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 85
Team Chemistry: Min 65
Players in the Squad: 11
Prime Electrum Players Pack
APRIL 2021
VOTES
Official dates

Start: 07/05/2021 11:00am
End: 10/05/2021 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

No early predictions were made for this month
NOMINEES
The Nominees were announced on May 07, 2021
Trent Alexander-Arnold 2W-2D-0L
Stuart Dallas 2W-2D-0L
Mason Greenwood 3W-1D-0L
Kelechi Iheanacho 2W-1D-2L
Jesse Lingard 2W-0D-2L
Matheus Pereira 2W-1D-1L
Allan Saint-Maximin 2W-2D-0L
Chris Wood 1W-0D-3L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

No polls were made for this month
WINNER
The winner was announced on May 14, 2021

Lingard scored four goals and claimed an assist in April, starting with a superb solo strike at Wolverhampton Wanderers before he teed up Jarrod Bowen’s effort in the 3-2 win. He then scored twice in a 3-2 victory over Leicester City, and was on target again in a loss by the same scoreline at Newcastle United. The 28-year-old wins the honour for the first time and is the first West Ham player to claim the accolade since Michail Antonio in July 2020.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 14/05/2021 6pm
End 13/06/2021 6pm

CHALLENGE 1
Players from Premier League: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 85
Team Chemistry: Min 70
Players in the Squad: 11
MAY 2021
VOTES
Official dates

Start: 25/06/2021 11:00am
End: 28/06/2021 06:00pm
Link: plpotm.easports.com
EARLY PREDICTIONS
POTM contenders

No early predictions were made for this month
NOMINEES
The Nominees will be announced in June, 2021
Gareth Bale 3W-0D-2L
Alisson Becker 5W-0D-0L
Christian Benteke 2W-0D-3L
Sadio Mane 5W-0D-0L
Nicolas Pepe 4W-0D-0L
Aaron Ramsdale 2W-0D-3L
Rodrigo 4W-0D-1L
Joseph Willock 3W-0D-1L
COMMUNITY VOTE RESULTS
Who our community thinks deserves to win

No poll was released for this month
WINNER
The winner was announced on June 29, 2021

Willock, who arrived on loan from Arsenal in the winter transfer window, scored in each of Newcastle’s final four matches in May. Having also been prolific in April, he became only the second Newcastle player after Alan Shearer to score in seven successive Premier League appearances.
SQUAD BUILDING CHALLENGE
How to win this POTM item
FIFA 21 Premier League POTM
Non-Repeatable
Start 29/05/2021 6pm
End 26/06/2021 6pm

CHALLENGE 1
Players from Premier League: Min 1
IF + TOTS MOMENTS Players: Min 1
Squad Rating: Min 80
Team Chemistry: Min 80
Players in the Squad: 11

COMPLETE LIST OF ALL-TIME POTM ITEMS

Every single month, EA Sports makes a selection of the most in-form Premier League players of the previous month. The award is decided by a combination of a public vote, counting for 10%, and those from a panel of Premier League experts and current club captains. The winner receives a FIFA 21 Premier League Player of the Month item, with boosted stats, which is made available via SBC. Click or tap on a player to see his item.