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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Pairs & Combinations: The Complete Series

    This is the complete guide for the Pairs & Combinations series, all parts will be added to this single thread for discussion and for simply making it...

    Started by llama3‎, 26-11-2013 15:32
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Tricking the Wizard – Guide for Understanding the Tactical Creator Dynamics

    I’ve only been on this forum for a couple of weeks, but I’ve already read countless posts from people either asking for or giving advice about...

    Started by jpcote09‎, 15-07-2014 11:14
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Creating A Tactic - Design, Create and Maintain

    When creating a tactic you need to have an idea of how you want it to play and have an idea of the kind of football you want to see. Without knowing...

    Started by Cleon‎, 09-12-2013 11:41
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: SI Sports Centre - The Analysis

    For discussing this thread please use this link...

    Started by Cleon‎, 16-07-2014 15:59
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Mentality Ladder: A Practical Framework for Understanding Fluidity and Duty

    TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. The Mentality Ladder 2. Collective Responsibilities: Very Fluid Mentality Structures 3. Solid Foundations: Fluid Mentality...

    Started by The Hand of God‎, 23-01-2014 13:31
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: How to Play FM14: A Twelve Step Guide

    Before reading: There are many ways in which we interpret football. Some people believe that a team should always employ the same tactic, no matter...

    Started by wwfan‎, 21-10-2013 23:53
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Resources, Websites & Blogs

    I often get a lot of messages in twitter, emails and PM’s on here asking what sites I use to research real life tactic and what blogs I read. So I...

    Started by Cleon‎, 09-02-2013 12:48
    • Replies: 62
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  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Asking For Help - PLEASE READ THIS

    So many threads are getting closed or going unaswered because people aren't reading the forum rules. So to make it simpler I'll add this bit to...

    Started by Cleon‎, 09-11-2012 09:21
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  9. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum Rules, FAQ's and Important Links -PLEASE READ BEFORE POSTING

    Forum Rules, Important Links and FAQ's Welcome to the Tactic &Training Forum. To ensure this forum is run properly we have devised a set of...

    Started by Cleon‎, 04-11-2012 08:45
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  1. WM Formation

    I'm just wondering if this formation is at all possible? The only thing that could make this more feasible is to drop the wingbacks to regular wide...

    Started by Gusano‎, 30-07-2014 03:08
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    30-07-2014, 06:38 Go to last post
  2. Help with nürnberg

    So with the villas boas 4-3-3 system, i eventually got sacked. Started a new game with 1.FC Nürnberg, because it's a traditional club and not...

    Started by egg‎, 30-06-2014 15:59
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  3. My strikers missed big chance in last three matches. What I doing?

    I lost three games in row without my team scored. Well. Something is wrong. But last match was very similar with first league match against Aston...

    Started by Toff‎, 26-07-2014 17:11
    • Replies: 27
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    30-07-2014, 05:58 Go to last post
  4. Post 'The Return of Zemanlandia'

    Well hello there guys As a relative novice in regards to FM I was searching through the internet looking through different aproaches to the game and...

    Started by peteb66‎, 19-07-2014 17:52
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  5. Trying to find that 'in between' tactic

    As the title suggests, I'm trying to find a tactic that is in the middle of an attacking tactic aimed at dominating games and a defensive tactic...

    Started by ajsr1982‎, 29-07-2014 22:29
    • Replies: 1
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    30-07-2014, 03:19 Go to last post
  6. Is it good to listen to the assistant coach's in-game suggestions?

    Brand new player here. As such, I'm rather lacking in the tactical knowledge department. I'm just wondering if I should obey him and make the changes...

    Started by LB_StorM‎, 29-07-2014 03:30
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  7. Uninverting the Pyramid to Attack the Bus

    One of the problems that I always have in FM is what to do when opposing teams park the bus against me. Standard advice of playing slower, dropping...

    Started by sosasoser‎, 27-07-2014 17:02
    • Replies: 14
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  8. Novice at tactics

    Hi guys Don't know if this is in the wrong place, but I was hoping if you guys could help I normally download tactics but I've decided to have...

    Started by chippyluke‎, 29-07-2014 01:06
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  9. Help with my tactic.

    This is my tactic that I've used for a season. I'm top of the SPL with Hibs (where I should be) but was knocked out of the CL by Bayern 3-2 on...

    Started by SeanRTG‎, 29-07-2014 19:11
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    29-07-2014, 23:18 Go to last post
  10. Turning 'Loco' - "A man with new ideas is mad - until he succeeds"

    Marcelo 'El Loco' Bielsa Here seen telling a joke about space exploitation and high pressure. I've always enjoyed the man management aspect...

    Started by Rekobeto‎, 29-01-2014 14:26
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  11. Wenger-style

    I've created what I think is a very good likeness of Wenger's Arsenal tactics with several Arsenal-esque goals, both attacking-wise and on the...

    Started by jackane24‎, 20-06-2014 19:24
    • Replies: 15
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    29-07-2014, 22:41 Go to last post
  12. Chang's tactic, so easy and help you win all match

    Many people find 14 difficult to win, I offer an easy way to help you build tactic of you team and win most of the matches. Here I would make...

    Started by changyouqing‎, 25-07-2014 17:38
    • Replies: 48
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    29-07-2014, 22:39 Go to last post
  13. Stupid Questions Thread (Tactic and Training Questions Only)

    Have a question about FM tactics and are afraid it will be flamed or ignored if you open a thread? Write it in here and hopefully one of our many...

    Started by wwfan‎, 16-07-2008 07:29
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  14. Getting comfortable and let them do the work - No Possession game

    Hey there this is my first attempt here, i have read alot of guides and general discussions and tried to take what was important out of them. but...

    Started by ClassSix‎, 28-07-2014 11:12
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  15. MUFC 3-4-1-2 formation LA Galaxy 0 Man Utd 7

    Trying to figure out the best way to create the Man U 3-4-1-2 that Van Gahl debuted last night. the way I see it is this: -- -- GK -- -- ...

    Started by Heath Matthias‎, 24-07-2014 19:23
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  16. FOOTBALL MANAGER 2013! Works Away From Home

    FM13 Hell all. I just read Raikan007's guide here it made me realize I'd been a lot more conservative than I needed to be. I've the players...

    Started by Stridey‎, 29-07-2014 14:02
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  17. How to read opponents and react to them? (prematch)

    If I want to constantly win games I need to adapt to my opponent and make minor adjusments. I remember reading something about OIs around here but...

    Started by maztheplaya‎, 29-07-2014 18:38
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  18. The Barcelona Style: My Interpretation

    I've been promising to write this for a while now, but never had the time to sit down and do it. Wet weather has curtailed my evening plans, so I'll...

    Started by wwfan‎, 28-09-2011 10:36
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  19. What's wrong here with my Port Vale side?

    So after being away from my Port Vale save for such a long time I decided to get back into the gist of things however, it's not been going good guys....

    Started by Lord Dakier‎, 27-07-2014 15:54
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  20. A strikerless formation

    I'm thinking of trying out a strikerless formation. Would this work? gk fb(a) - cb(c) - cb(x) - fb(s) bwm(d)

    Started by looking busy‎, 04-07-2014 19:14
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  21. How do you train players who've reached their full potential?

    I have a small issue with this with my goalkeepers in particular. My current goalkeeper's reflexes has gone down from 17 to 14, in exchange for an...

    Started by thethe‎, 29-07-2014 15:14
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  22. asking about AMC and ST combination

    hi there currently my team, have 2 main strikers. the one is good as target man,he is so tall,good jumper and header.perfect role for him is...

    Started by Adsuperjenius‎, 29-07-2014 15:06
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    29-07-2014, 15:11 Go to last post
  23. SI Sports Centre - The Discussion

    Please use this thread for any discussion/questions related to this thread...

    Started by Cleon‎, 16-07-2014 16:35
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  24. Ajax - When Real Life Meets Football Manager - FM14

    Ajax Youth Development – When The Real World Meets Football Manager Before I start and explain what this thread is about I'd like to thank...

    Started by Cleon‎, 02-01-2014 10:42
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  25. Play wider & Play narrower

    I have always had a doubt Play wider/narrower refers to the offensive or the defensive phase? I would like to have tight players in the...

    Started by desmond91‎, 29-07-2014 02:04
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  26. Has anybody had success with a 3331 formation? stumbled upon this by accident

    So to set the scene, I had been on a terrible run of form and was about to play Chelsea away. Chelsea at this point in the season. (Feb time) were...

    Started by DeathJester‎, 27-07-2014 20:12
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  27. Fitting tactics to your players - not very effective?

    I've heard it said many times in various FM forums. Don't fit your players to your tactics; fit your tactics to your players. So that is what I've...

    Started by bbgunn‎, 28-07-2014 02:27
    • Replies: 5
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  28. General advice for dealing with floated crosses?

    Even if my team is a set up as a fairly straight-forward 4-4-1-1, I find I still concede an uncomfortable number of goals from simple crosses from...

    Started by DarthInsinuate‎, 29-07-2014 11:08
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  29. Recreating Newell´s Tata Martino tactics. Help Needed.

    Apart from his not so successful reign at Barcelona, Martino has done wonders at Paraguay and he has created the best team I got the chance to watch...

    Started by Wenger6‎, 17-07-2014 18:42
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  30. Defender collect

    How do I setup defender collect with the tactical wizard?

    Started by | reo‎, 25-07-2014 18:07
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  31. Sorrento Second Season Syndrome Help

    Hi, I started a game with Sorrento, no rep to speak of whatsoever. Have made some great signings for the future and went from C2 to C1 in my first...

    Started by dbaileysdl‎, 24-07-2014 17:33
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  32. The Sweeper - Evoking the Spirit of Baresi

    So like a few, i am playing out the final months of FM2014 and fancied trying something a bit different. I cant remember why exactly, but whilst...

    Started by Jambo98‎, 28-07-2014 17:25
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  33. "We're the famous Man United and we're going to Wembley"

    I've done a lot of threads on these forums but I've never worked with my favorite club, Manchester United. Why? Typically I hate using my favorite...

    Started by bababooey‎, 16-07-2014 20:45
    • Replies: 31
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    28-07-2014, 23:31 Go to last post
  34. Unhappy New to FM14, need some help

    Hello everyone! I picked up FM14 a few days ago and have since discovered that the game is brutally difficult. I'm currently playing a save with...

    Started by rayzorz‎, 25-07-2014 12:50
    • Replies: 14
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  35. Having UNREAL troubles with scoring with superb forwards, what am i doing wrong?

    Ok heres the deal. I am going crazy with this game, the team is completely familiarized with the tactics, and i have really great players up front,...

    Started by Joso1000‎, 10-07-2014 22:10
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  36. Defeating a deep defense and hard tackling oposition

    Just to set the scene, I am four seasons in and after a successful spell at Southampton which culminated in a Premier League win and two champions...

    Started by jeru‎, 28-07-2014 13:24
    • Replies: 1
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  37. want to play a 4132, how best to set this up?

    In my current game I've got a group of players that would suit a 4132 formation. I have a lack of wingers in my squad but have ideal fullbacks...

    Started by DeathJester‎, 27-07-2014 00:03
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  38. 4-5-1 Tactic Help

    I'm trying to find a tactic that best suits my players and I think this is it but I can't make it work. Could anyone point out whats wrong or what I...

    Started by jaxx2009‎, 26-07-2014 18:36
    • Replies: 7
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  39. Two playmakers in one team?

    What are people's thoughts on having two playmakers in one team? I always assumed that one was preferable in FM14, but now that my playmaker is out...

    Started by Samizdat‎, 15-07-2014 12:41
    • Replies: 25
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  40. Tweaks to dodge random downturns in form.

    I notice that in all my teams, no matter how good we are, who we're playing or what our financial/injury situation is, our form has to just commit...

    Started by Cpt_Short‎, 27-07-2014 21:36
    • Replies: 2
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  41. 4-2-3-1 or 4-3-3 which in your opinion is the better tactic?

    Without doubt these are the best 2 tactics in the world today, which 1 you think is the better tactic(of course it depends on the players but let's...

    Started by RickyKaka22‎, 27-07-2014 19:53
    • Replies: 1
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    27-07-2014, 20:00 Go to last post
  42. MLS Legend to Bundasliga Chump - Hoffenheim Help!!!

    I did pretty darn well in the MLS with my Columbus Crew. Club World Champ, 3 MLS Titles, US Open Cup Champ... So after 5 years, Hoffenheim offers...

    Started by CybrSlydr‎, 26-07-2014 18:36
    • Replies: 10
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  43. To Catenaccio and BEYOND!

    Every year since playing FML I, at some point, develop a catenaccio tactic based around Herrera's nasty little Inter team. I'm not sure how good...

    Started by Ackter‎, 21-11-2013 13:09
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  44. Playing FM for over 15 years--I SUCK at FM14. Questions

    Alright, I'm posting here to see if I can get some help with FM14. I've played hundreds of seasons in previous editions of CM and FM but I cannot get...

    Started by Twellman24‎, 21-07-2014 21:54
    • Replies: 29
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  45. Inconsistency and rare succes

    Hello everyone. I've read pretty much every sticky thread on here. Yet it seems like i cannot achive consistens results or even some kind of...

    Started by zinedinezidane10‎, 26-07-2014 20:48
    • Replies: 1
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    26-07-2014, 21:26 Go to last post
  46. How to defend the wings better?

    I noticed that most of the goals I conceade come from the wings. This is my tactic: What to do protect the wings better?

    Started by maztheplaya‎, 26-07-2014 15:47
    • Replies: 3
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    26-07-2014, 20:30 Go to last post
  47. Second Season Slump with tactic; need help figuring adjustments

    So, my first post in this forum. Hope I do it right. I'm having an issue similar to others where I've overachieved my first year with a club and...

    Started by Ragin Cajun‎, 26-07-2014 14:22
    • Replies: 2
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    26-07-2014, 18:34 Go to last post
  48. Favre's Gladbach - Help needed

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JAx9kYx8qo4 Anyone tried to create this in fm? I was thinking about 4-4-2 or 4-2DM-2-2, Balanced, Counter, Shorter...

    Started by David91‎, 24-07-2014 22:15
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 363
    26-07-2014, 09:43 Go to last post
  49. The World Cup: Tactical Interpretations for FM14

    This is the first in a series of posts in which I'll be looking at matches in real world football and explaining how to translate the tactics used...

    Started by The Hand of God‎, 13-06-2014 20:31
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  50. Fullback dilema

    I have a 4-2-3-1 shape going. And in AMR I have an IF(S) so he cuts inside a lot. And I want my Fullback on that side to go wide and help my attacks,...

    Started by maztheplaya‎, 25-07-2014 17:31
    • Replies: 8
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    25-07-2014, 23:13 Go to last post
  51. Training impact on tactics limited - potential feature in future FM version

    One thing that struck me after what Van Gaal did with MUFC is that training is extremely important to the tactics. Every manager seems to define...

    Started by prince0102‎, 25-07-2014 03:42
    • Replies: 13
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    25-07-2014, 21:43 Go to last post
  52. Key Passes

    Very quick question, What constitutes a 'Key Pass'? Is it a pass that leads to a CC/HC?

    Started by widowmaker-‎, 26-01-2014 12:49
    • Replies: 15
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  53. 3 Defender Formations/Tactics Please Help A Newbie

    Hi guys, I didn't know much about the intricacies of football before playing FM14 and thought it was quite simply 22 men kicking a round ball around...

    Started by D-A-C‎, 21-07-2014 21:10
    • Replies: 4
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    25-07-2014, 21:25 Go to last post
  54. Help with counter attacking tactic

    Hi fm-community, i want to start a new save with Real Madrid and i want them to play two different tactics. One for teams that are much weaker...

    Started by Bastinho‎, 24-07-2014 11:52
    • Replies: 7
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    25-07-2014, 21:09 Go to last post
  55. Help me fix what's not really broken!

    Hi guys, so finally i've had the time to really get into this year's fm and well it's been a good & fun run so far, as i was just after some clean...

    Started by MakaveliPT‎, 25-07-2014 14:26
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 178
    25-07-2014, 17:54 Go to last post
  56. Ronny Deila - The quest for beautiful football

    I have been reading a lot about new Celtic manager Ronny Deila and been impressed with him so far. From what I have read his philosophy is fast...

    Started by Sean1967‎, 22-07-2014 14:39
    • Replies: 29
    • Views: 1,054
    25-07-2014, 14:07 Go to last post
  57. Defensive rattles - What's going wrong?

    http://community.sigames.com/showthread.php/394877-New-player-needs-tactical-improvements!-(Exeter-City)?p=9760078#post9760078 On the thread...

    Started by Cpt_Short‎, 25-07-2014 11:39
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 154
    25-07-2014, 13:05 Go to last post
  58. New player needs tactical improvements! (Exeter City)

    After trying to find out why my form fluctuated User "HUNT3R" sent me here, as he reckons it's a tactical problem. Basically at every club I manage...

    Started by Cpt_Short‎, 23-07-2014 21:16
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 297
    25-07-2014, 10:58 Go to last post
  59. player form on the day

    I was always curious: let's say I got two players with similar quality for the same position, a striker f.i. I'd like to go first team with the one...

    Started by goalash‎, 25-07-2014 08:12
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 122
    25-07-2014, 10:51 Go to last post
  60. a little help to where im going wrong in my second season

    Hi All I am having some trouble with my arsenal file going into the second season. I won the league in my first season so my rep should have...

    Started by jman89‎, 25-07-2014 10:01
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 94
    25-07-2014, 10:35 Go to last post
  61. Struggle with Coventry first season

    I think this is my first post in here. I have read through a few very interesting threads like Cleons defensive approach thread where he utilize a...

    Started by Mikael H‎, 24-07-2014 15:18
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 201
    25-07-2014, 00:41 Go to last post
  62. Post Celtic Uefa Cup Final 2003/2004 Tactic

    Hi guys, has anyone tried re-creating this tactic? If so, how did you do it? I've tried to go for the same formation that they lined up with as...

    Started by F0XES‎, 22-07-2014 15:01
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 327
    24-07-2014, 22:42 Go to last post
  63. Help me clarify my thinking about my tactic

    Playing as Morton in the Scottish Championship. Trying to play very tight defensively. Offensively the idea is have 3 forwards against 2...

    Started by st.cronin‎, 24-07-2014 03:07
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 274
    24-07-2014, 18:50 Go to last post
  64. Midfield Diamont

    I m currently playing with M United and doing ok with my set up, but sometimes i struggle and i need a plan b, my current set up is 2cwb, regista,...

    Started by mimisv‎, 21-07-2014 14:14
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 437
    24-07-2014, 15:17 Go to last post
  65. [FM14] Beginner Coach - Doing It All Wrong?

    Got sacked from Viikingit FC late 1st season Managing Akropolis IF now Hello, folks. I've had a mixed relationship with football over the...

    Started by leettari‎, 11-07-2014 16:29
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 1,137
    24-07-2014, 12:03 Go to last post
  66. Angry mid season slump. why cant my previously world beating team win a game?

    Frustration is what I'm feeling right now. I made a tactic based on principles of Bielsa and Sampaoli which was working fantastically. I was winning...

    Started by DeathJester‎, 13-07-2014 20:31
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 710
    23-07-2014, 22:14 Go to last post
  67. CM(A)'s more creative than playmakers?

    Hi all. I opened up FM13 to make sure my tactic was going to do what I expected from it. I then saw that my two CM(A)'s had their creative...

    Started by CM_Wiz‎, 22-07-2014 17:17
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 678
    23-07-2014, 20:21 Go to last post
  68. Viewing AI tactics

    Last night I had a look in the Steam folder on PC and, after a little digging, found a folder that looks like it contains the tactics the AI uses. ...

    Started by Lord Rowell‎, 12-07-2014 12:19
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 754
    23-07-2014, 17:35 Go to last post
  69. Angry Giving away leads

    Hey there, I'm currently playing with Bury Town in the Skrill North (season 2023/'24). It's my 2nd season here and ever since I started here my...

    Started by Guarnere‎, 22-07-2014 15:27
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 229
    23-07-2014, 12:53 Go to last post
  70. Team instruction > Player instruction?

    I have a doubt about player and team instruction For example, if I select Hassle Opponents from team instruction, all of my players is as if they...

    Started by desmond91‎, 22-07-2014 12:07
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 316
    23-07-2014, 09:24 Go to last post
  71. Defending set Pieces

    Hi, I am having a lot of trouble defending and scoring from set pieces. When Attacking I use a near post corner attacked by one of my tallest...

    Started by Ritchiejoe8‎, 15-07-2014 16:53
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 489
    23-07-2014, 05:43 Go to last post
  72. Seeing a game out / Defending a lead

    I'd like to know if anyone can recommend a good combination of shouts/mentality (i.e counter/defend) etc when you are into the last 10 or 15 mins of...

    Started by masonma71‎, 22-07-2014 18:54
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 273
    23-07-2014, 04:51 Go to last post
  73. I was thinking about my set up and decided to write it all down

    The last few weeks I've been thinking a lot about my tactics. I've spent more time messing about with them than actually playing the game. Frankly...

    Started by aderow‎, 21-07-2014 07:34
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 532
    23-07-2014, 03:39 Go to last post
  74. Little bit of advice would be greatly appreciated.

    So that's my current formation, player roles as stands are GK- distribute to defenders, CB's pass it shorter, lwb stay wider, run wide and get...

    Started by Safce‎, 20-07-2014 21:09
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 195
    22-07-2014, 23:51 Go to last post
  75. The AM L / AM R quandry?? Thoughts appreciated?

    Bit of a quandary with my wide men gents? Play a 433/451 but I have never really understood this apparent need for different duties to allow play...

    Started by Sussex Hammer‎, 17-07-2014 21:52
    • Replies: 27
    • Views: 1,489
    22-07-2014, 23:40 Go to last post
  76. How would you use the players that Real has bought?

    Just look at this madness that's going to be Real Madrid's midfield this season after they grabbed Kroos and Rodriguez: - Benzema - Jese -...

    Started by delra‎, 22-07-2014 16:17
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 265
    22-07-2014, 20:38 Go to last post
  77. The Future's Bright, The Future's Yellow, The Future's Dortmund

    "Fighting football, not serenity football, that is what I like. What we call in German "English" - rainy day, heavy pitch, 5-5, everybody is dirty in...

    Started by Dave is here‎, 20-07-2014 20:44
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 513
    22-07-2014, 14:31 Go to last post
  78. What is wrong with this tactic?

    Please can anyone help with my tactics. So frustrated with this game as no matter what I try I seem to fail. I am managing Liverpool (trying to)....

    Started by steveshaw1983‎, 21-07-2014 18:29
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 509
    22-07-2014, 14:28 Go to last post
  79. how to setup a Moyes 81 crosses tactic ?

    how to setup a Moyes 81 crosses tactic ? any idea ? & how to make winger cross the ball "at all cost" ? :D how to make winger cross cross cross...

    Started by kpsia518‎, 22-07-2014 07:38
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 291
    22-07-2014, 12:53 Go to last post
  80. Head Scratch

    Hi all. Can anyone please explain what I am doing wrong with this game? I won the Premier Division title with West Ham for the first time, with...

    Started by FMan‎, 20-07-2014 18:19
    • Replies: 28
    • Views: 393
    21-07-2014, 22:09 Go to last post
  81. My tactical inercy or how I (don't) see football.

    Hi guys. Really appreciate the threads, advices and discussions around here. Been a silent reader almost of the time but know I want to start my...

    Started by jukilo‎, 20-07-2014 20:06
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 477
    21-07-2014, 21:55 Go to last post
  82. Getting the most out of Napoli

    Started a save with Napoli as they are a nice side in the Seria A to challenge Juve for the title. I am an adept of the "fit tactic to players...

    Started by maztheplaya‎, 20-07-2014 00:19
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 379
    21-07-2014, 21:52 Go to last post
  83. Help with my tactic

    Hi folks, I'm having a nightmare at the moment in the Skrill South, my team just can not put a run of wins together, or draws for that matter. I...

    Started by Tractor_Boy_Rv‎, 17-07-2014 13:42
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 226
    21-07-2014, 21:05 Go to last post
  84. Need some help with a 4231 counter

    Up until FM2013 I was always pretty decent at making tactics. Not the best, but I was able to make tactics play how I want and achieve results....

    Started by Crplz‎, 19-07-2014 02:01
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 668
    21-07-2014, 20:50 Go to last post
  85. Quickie - Getting a forward to drop deeper than usual

    I've got a False 9 as a lone striker at the moment. He already drops deep by nature of his role, but is there anything I can do to make him drop...

    Started by displaced_seagull‎, 20-07-2014 22:16
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 240
    20-07-2014, 23:27 Go to last post
  86. The Future's Bright, The Future's Yellow, The Future's Dortmund

    "Fighting football, not serenity football, that is what I like. What we call in German "English" - rainy day, heavy pitch, 5-5, everybody is dirty in...

    Started by Dave is here‎, 20-07-2014 20:37
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 77
    20-07-2014, 20:37 Go to last post
  87. France - Having problems geting Benzema to play well

    save upload links - http://speedy.sh/HgzvA/france-2015.05.12.fm http://www.filedropper.com/france20150512_1 ...

    Started by dngrs‎, 19-07-2014 11:24
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 374
    20-07-2014, 17:37 Go to last post
  88. Question No Tactical Consistency (Lower League Management)

    Last season I took Dover from Skrill South to Skrill Prem using a standard 4-5-1, winning the league on goal difference. This season in the Skrill...

    Started by Tywinning‎, 19-07-2014 21:52
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 342
    20-07-2014, 16:17 Go to last post
  89. I decide to give in and ask for help on my Southampton save

    Thing was, FM14 was a huge leap from the last FM i played, FM12. I learned a lot and was getting good at the game (well at least good enough since I...

    Started by adhikapp‎, 18-07-2014 23:05
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 479
    20-07-2014, 06:14 Go to last post
  90. Help with improving my tactic

    Hello, I've been having some success with the following tactic that i created but I'm still finding some problems that I think once solved will make...

    Started by Dave is here‎, 19-07-2014 18:58
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 179
    20-07-2014, 04:24 Go to last post
  91. Assistant Manager Question

    Currently I leave training to my asistant (Mauro Tassotti) and looking at the training tab it shows that Mauro has only focused on three areas for...

    Started by Johnny Bravo‎, 19-07-2014 20:20
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 175
    19-07-2014, 21:59 Go to last post
  92. Tips or tricks for keeping older players going

    I'm after some help with keeping older players going. The legend that is Leighton Baines has just turned 35 in my game and to be frank hes just...

    Started by EvertonblokesMobile‎, 19-07-2014 14:04
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 345
    19-07-2014, 20:25 Go to last post
  93. Counter-attack with short rather than direct passes?

    Do all tactics that use counter-attack and generally opt for quick transition have to be direct passing? Could a counter be set with 4-4-2 and for...

    Started by delra‎, 18-07-2014 20:56
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 490
    19-07-2014, 17:51 Go to last post
  94. Fm 2013 tactic formation?

    Hey guys! have decided to have a little return to fm 2013 but have realised that i have deleated all the tactics i downloaded for it. wher can i...

    Started by stevyn007‎, 19-07-2014 07:40
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 50
    19-07-2014, 07:40 Go to last post
  95. Attacking player roles, seeking advice (AMs, Treq, Eg, APa)

    Hello, I've been playing a wide 4-2CM-3-1 with a certain success and would like some help on tweaking the formation. I play with CMd, BBM / Ws,...

    Started by thizaum‎, 11-07-2014 16:11
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 1,388
    18-07-2014, 21:20 Go to last post
  96. How to get the best out of Aguero in this set up

    I am playing as Bayern Munich and have just spent 120,000,000 on Sergio Aguero. I sold Lewandowski for 40 odd I think. He just wasnt cutting it and I...

    Started by danthemanwhocan‎, 10-07-2014 16:47
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 346
    18-07-2014, 20:34 Go to last post
  97. Fantastic Strikers, that are not scoring!!

    I play as Arsenal with mainly a 4231, Podolski who plays out wide left as scored almost 25 goals in January. As for strikers I have Lewandowski,...

    Started by femster‎, 10-07-2014 16:47
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 463
    18-07-2014, 20:32 Go to last post
  98. Preferred foot for central defenders... Does it matter?

    I have been wondering for a while whether it really matters in the game which foot your central defenders prefer when playing as a pair at the back....

    Started by Gatsby‎, 17-07-2014 17:23
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 309
    18-07-2014, 20:16 Go to last post
  99. 4231 Keeps Ruining My Day

    As the title suggests I keep getting torn to shreds by teams that play the 4231 (wide) and I could do with a little help. This is my default...

    Started by olivermain83‎, 15-07-2014 15:15
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 489
    18-07-2014, 20:03 Go to last post
  100. Moved: 4-2-3-1 German-Inspired Offensive Tactic.

    Started by nenshoua‎, 18-07-2014 18:15
    • Replies: -
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    18-07-2014, 19:52 Go to last post

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