Fast as lightning: Gerso the fastest MLS player in EA SPORTS FIFA 21

You can write it down, set it in stone and take it as truth.

Sporting Kansas City winger Gerso Fernandes is the fastest player in Major League Soccer.

How do we know? Because FIFA 21 says so. Indeed, Gerso's speed rating of 93 in the new EA SPORTS FIFA 21 video game is the highest of any MLS player.

Gerso appeared on the FIFA 21 player ratings reveal show this afternoon, joining hosts Susannah Collins, Aaron West and former eMLS standout Mike LaBelle. EA Sports has published plenty of details about the FIFA 21 player ratings, which fans can find online.

The new EA Sports FIFA 21 game is set to be released in early October.

Gerso has played an important role in helping Sporting Kansas City to first place in the Western Conference, appearing in all 13 matches this season across all competitions. He has one goal and two assists on the year, with his strike in a 2-0 defeat over Real Salt Lake on July 22 standing out as one of the best during Sporting's run in the MLS is Back Tournament in Orlando.