GameZone writes: "As the MLS season ended, the player bearing a strikingly similar name to that of the game's reviewer was given several options. Re-sign with the MLS team, or take another offer. Chelsea beckoned and the chance to play in the English Premier League was just too enticing.
At it's core, FIFA 09 is a bit of an addiction, especially to one whose life sometimes seems consumed by the game, whether playing indoor or as a coach. The chance to lace up the cleats and take to the pitch is great fun, but FIFA has a few drawbacks in terms of controls that can have you cursing under your breath."