What Is Homegrown Talent in FIFA 22 and How to Get

Support your club's potential superstars.

By Mehrdad Khayyat

October 1, 2021

Do you know what is Homegrown Talent in FIFA 22? Here you will learn more about it and how to get started with developing your youth team.

If you have already started your adventure in the Career mode of FIFA 22, you have probably noticed the significant improvement of the mode with new objectives, new sections, and new features.

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Not only the Career mode allows you to create your own club similar to Ultimate Team but also it provides more control over the club than previous FIFA entries.

Career mode now features more deep gameplay and management mechanics, and that’s something you might need a little bit of guidance through.

FIFA 22 | Official Career Mode Trailer

FIFA 22 | Official Career Mode Trailer

What Is Homegrown Talent in FIFA 22?

Homegrown Talents are local young players in your club’s youth team with great potential of becoming a star player in your team in the future. A Homegrown Talent’s nationality is the same as the country your league is based at.

If you manage to train Homegrown Talents regularly and allow them to play in different matches in your first squad, they will gradually reach their potential Overall, which is mostly over 90.

How to Get Homegrown Talents

Every now and then, you will receive a message from the Assistant Coach titled Youth Academy Report. If you open the report, you will see a list of young players with a high rate of potential Overall. The one with the highest current and potential Overalls could be your team’s Homegrown Talent.

Mostly, supporting and developing the Youth Academy is one of the board’s goals for the club. So, you need to keep an eye out for young players at your club.

FIFA 22 is now available on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, Nintendo Switch, Stadia, and PC.

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Mehrdad Khayyat

Mehrdad is a Senior Staff Writer at DualShockers. He started writing about video games since he was a high-school student. He's probably one of those rare Rainbow Six Siege fans that have the game installed and updated on every available platform.

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