FIFA 23 Down: How To Check EA Server Status

Due to updates and maintenance, EA's FIFA 23 Servers experience some downtimes regularly. Here's how to quickly check the FIFA 23 Server Status.

FIFA 23 match between Real Madrid and Liverpool FC
FIFA 23 online services like FUT aren't always available. Here's what you can do to identify the source of connection problems. | © EA Sports

Although we are able to play FIFA 23 online, most of the time, the servers aren't always available. Sometimes EA Sports has to take the servers offline temporarily due to some maintenance works or some bigger updates. But sometimes EA also simply has some technical issues...

And of course, something like that can destroy your whole FUT Champions Finals, because it might rob you of the last win you would need to reach the next rank. Always keep in mind that it doesn't have to be EA's fault every time. Sometimes it could also be your own internet connection that causes problems. Here's a quick guide to check whether the problem is caused by EA's servers or your own internet connection.


FIFA 23: How To Check Server Status

FIFA 22 server down
FIFA 23: Here's how to check the server status. | © EA SPORTS/EarlyGame

In case the online services like Ultimate Team temporarily aren't available in FIFA 23, EA Sports usually informs us on their specially dedicated Twitter account. Watch out for update posts for server issues on there.

Another way, is to check the website downdetector. On there, you can check whether other FIFA players experience some problems with the EA Servers at the moment. You can even report problems if you have any, so other players know when the servers are down.

Obviously, we don't work for EA – otherwise there wouldn't be these issues – so we can't tell you anything else than: sit back and wait. Sooner or later, EA will fix the problem, and you will be able to play FIFA Ultimate Team again – hopefully without any issues.

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Can't Connect To The FIFA 23 Servers? Check Your Internet Connection

There isn't any information about known server issues, but you still can't log into FUT? Then the problem will most likely be your internet connection and not EA's servers. This is what you can try out then:

  • If you're in touch with some FIFA friends, ask them whether they have the same problem. If they don't, you can be pretty sure that it's a local problem and not a server based one
  • For PC players: Check whether FIFA 23 is blacklisted in your Antivirus Software or firewall
  • Restart your router
  • Restart FIFA 23
  • Restart your PC/console
  • If you're using a VPN, check whether the connection works when you turn it off

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