FIFA 13 has been launched for the iPhone, iPad & iPod – days ahead of its release for the PC, Xbox-360 and the PS3.

Many fans of the series are considering this to be the best sports title for Apple devices to date.

Fifa 13 for iOS features 30 leagues, 500 licensed teams, and more than 15,000 players from the English Premiere League, La Liga, and Bundes liga, and 32 authentic stadiums.

Regarding game modes, FIFA 13 features the standard Quick Match, Tournament Mode, Manager Mode and Online Multiplayer. The online multiplayer mode let’s users compete against friends online and also maintains leader-boards.

FIFA 13 uses the Apple’s iCloud for syncing between iOS devices. The game will let the users save Tournament and Manger Mode progress to the iCloud and pick up the action from another device.

The gameplay has been improved upon with precise controls and sleek animations. Adding to the basic control system of navigation joystick on the left and the passing, shooting, sprinting on the right, a dedicated button has been introduced for the skills set. Instead of the traditional double tap, a button with press and slide functionality has been provide for the special skill moves. This makes the skills easier to execute and gameplay a lot more fluid, for even the first timers.

All in all FIFA 13 has all the right combinations in all the right amounts to make for an entertaining game for iPhone and iPad users.

FIFA 13 is available on the App Store for $6.99. This version of the game will be compatible on iPad (iOS 4 or later), iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, 4S and iPhone 5.

It will also work on the 3rd, 4th and 5th generation iPod Touch models.