EA has revealed that FIFA 23: Legacy Edition will not include the Russian team or Russian clubs. This decision was made due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. EA released a statement to Eurogamer on the matter, which you can read below.
“EA Sports stands in solidarity with the Ukrainian people and like so many voices across the world of football, calls for peace and an end to the invasion of Ukraine. In line with our partners at FIFA and UEFA, EA Sports will not include the Russian national team or Russian clubs in FIFA 23.”