CDM stands for Central Defensive Midfielder. This position is part of the Midfield Players, but with more defensive tasks. This position is in front of Center Backs (CB), and is behind Central Midfielder (CM) or Central Attacking Midfielder (CAM).
In a team, CDM positions can be filled by one or two players, depending on the strategy to be implemented.
On FIFA Mobile 20, there are several formations that use CDM, the most popular and most commonly used is the 3-5-2 formation.
Important attributes for CDM players are Sprints Speed, Acceleration, Marking, Aggression, Interceptions, Stand Tackle, Sliding Tackle, and Strength. They don’t need to have good passing or shooting because they rarely show up at VSA chances. On H2H, a good Long Passing stat can be quite helpful, especially for counter attacks.
The best Skill Boosts for CDM players are Destroyer, and Interceptions.
Here are the best CDM players in FIFA Mobile 20.
|Guardiola||98||Prime Icons||Long Passing||FC Barcelona||LaLiga Santander||Spain|
|Casemiro||98||UCL||Long Passing||Real Madrid||LaLiga Santander||Brazil|
|De Jong||95||Flash Sale||Interceptions||FC Barcelona||LaLiga Santander||Netherlands|
|Coquelin||82||LLR||Long Passing||Valencia CF||LaLiga Santander||France|
|Ndidi||92||LNY||Interceptions||Leicester City||Premier League||Nigeria|
|Declan Rice||88||Carniball||Destroyer||West Ham United||Premier League||England|
|Kanté||93||TOTY||Long Passing||Chelsea||Premier League||France|
|Partey||89||UCL||Interceptions||Atlético de Madrid||LaLiga Santander||Ghana|
|Coquelin||79||UCL||Destroyer||Valencia CF||LaLiga Santander||France|
|Ndombele||89||LNY||Destroyer||Tottenham Hotspur||Premier League||France|
|McKennie||92||Marquee Stars||Long Passing||FC Schalke 04||Bundesliga||United States|
|Rodri||90||Boxing Day||Interceptions||Manchester City||Premier League||Spain|
|Petit||86||Icons||Long Passing||AS Monaco||Ligue 1||France|
|Pjanić||92||Star Pass||Long Passing||Piemonte Calcio||Serie A TIM||Bosnia and Herzegovina|
|Fabián||86||UCL||Long Passing||Napoli||Serie A TIM||Spain|
|Marquinhos||92||UCL||Destroyer||Paris Saint-Germain||Ligue 1||Brazil|
|Bakayoko||90||Clair de Lune||Interceptions||AS Monaco||Ligue 1||France|
Please note that some need to train to certain OVR (recommended 90+) in order to show their best gameplay.
EA can do buffs or nerfs CDM players on FIFA Mobile, and EA also always releases the new cards along with the new events, so the list above can change at any time. We will try to always update the list of the best CDM in FIFA Mobile.
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