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Adebayo Akinfenwa sends funny message after hearing he's no longer strongest FIFA player

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You probably won't be able to find a more famous League Two player than Adebayo Akinfenwa.

Nicknamed 'The Beast', the 33-year-old AFC Wimbledon striker may not look too much like your average football, but he's certainly got something about him.

That something is most definitely his strength. The forward, renowned for his huge physique, has quite the cult following. 


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He has certainly enjoyed a special relationship with fans of EA Sports' FIFA game. Unsurprisingly, at the start of the season, EA Sports handed the former Torquay United man a strength rating of 98. Surely, then, this is one rating that just can't be beaten. Well, it apparently it has been...

Step up, Yarny - the star of physics-based video game Unravel. 

Akinfenwa takes to Instagram

Akinfenwa may well be one of the toughest players in the world of football, but it appears that he also has quite the humorous side. A 99 strength rating for Yarny was never going to impress the powerful striker....

Here's the funny message Akinfenwa sent to Yarny: "So heard a rumor someone had a stronger rating than me, so I had to go find them, cause I can't be having that 😂😂😂 yo @easportsfifa can u shed any light on this cause I may have to hurt Yarny."

Anyway, you can actually watch the official trailer for Unravel here (if that's your kind of thing, of course).

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