Just when you thought the hottest Twitter beef in the history of social media was over, Michy Batshuayi has seen his FIFA 18 rating.
After spending more time last season complaining to EA Sports about his FIFA 17 ratings than actually playing football, Michy is scoring goals in the Champions League this season AND complaining about his FIFA 18 rating. Example A:
All of his efforts lobbying EA last season, have earned him a one point downgrade in his overall rating. He still maintains his infamous 59 rating in passing that started the whole faux beef, too! EA responded with a bit of smugness...
Keep scoring goals and we'll talk...— EA SPORTS FIFA (@EASPORTSFIFA) September 13, 2017
The disrespect will not be tolerated this year. Michy hit back with a jab-haymaker combination. First, rightfully claiming that he’s done very well every since last season when given the chance to play. Then, he took a shot at EA Sports’ notoriously spotty online servers. BANG!
Hahaha fair point but I've been doing this for quite a long time now... even longer than the last time your servers were OK— Michy Batshuayi (@mbatshuayi) September 13, 2017
If the fans are the judges in this fight, that last shot earned Michy some major points:
Michy threatened to switch to PES last year. I know you’re reading this, Michy. PES is actually very good this year if you’re still considering making the jump...