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The Rise of Leicester City FC in FIFA 16

Leicester City FC's dream season and Premier League title victory was incredible to watch over the last ten months. When FIFA 16 launched last September, no one could have predicted that they would become one of the most popular clubs in the game. As they continued to rack up the points and keep their lead atop the Barclays Premier League, more and more players chose to play FIFA 16 as The Foxes.

Check out the Barclays Premier League Team of the Season, featuring six members of Leicester City FC.

We took a look at just how popular Leicester City FC have become in the game by comparing data in FIFA 15 versus FIFA 16. Continue below to see how similar their climb to the top matched their rise in popularity in the game.

*Note: an earlier version of this infograph published on May 6, 2016 displayed some inaccurate data. We have updated it with correct data on May 23, 2016.


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