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Some Celtic fans are not pleased with FIFA 20's player ratings

Celtic FC starting eleven during a UEFA Europa League qualification match between AIK and Celtic FC at Friends arena on August 29, 2019 in Solna, Sweden.

Some Celtic stars have not been rated very favourably by EA Sports.

Celtic FC starting eleven during a UEFA Europa League qualification match between AIK and Celtic FC at Friends arena on August 29, 2019 in Solna, Sweden.

Celtic fans have taken issue with the FIFA 20 ratings of stars such as Odsonne Edouard and Marian Shved, after the most recent verdict on the Hoops came to light.

The video game releases later this month, but the stats for Celtic stars have been made public following the release of a demo promoting the annual franchise.

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Top of the tree for Celtic is James Forrest, closely followed by Callum McGregor, Tom Rogic and Scott Brown.

After that things get a little perplexing. Not only is Odsonne Edouard said to be of the same ability as Leigh Griffiths, but also Scott Sinclair.

Anyone who watches the Hoops regularly will know how far removed that is from reality.

The Frenchman has been in lethal form throughout 2019, scoring massive goals and performing with an all-round game well beyond that duo.

Jack Hendry claims the honour as the least rated player, with prospects Mikey Johnston, Marian Shved and Daniel Arzani just ahead of him.

Mikey Johnston of Celtic vies with Mateo Susic of CFR Cluj during the UEFA Champions League, third qualifying round, second leg match between Celtic and CFR Cluj at Celtic Park on August...

Strange ratings for players in FIFA is not a new phenomenon. Outside the top five European leagues, things get a little patchy in terms of EA Sport's accuracy.

Some Celtic fans have been left seriously unhappy with it all though, taking to Twitter this week to share their thoughts...

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