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    1. Introduction

      Football Manager Mobile™ returns, better than ever, to offer you the ultimate handheld football management experience. A host of new features including two brand new countries to manage in as well as improvements to scouting and player interaction, Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 accurately simulates the trials and tribulations of a real football manager. With 43 leagues across 17 countries available to manage in, the footballing world is your oyster. Start your game in the lower leagues and
    2. Getting Started

      Let's get you started! Main Menu Once the app has loaded you'll arrive at the Main Menu, where you are provided with the following options: New Game: Start a new Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 Career, attempt one of the Challenges, or try your hand at the 'My Club' mode, where you create a team in your own image and attempt to lead them to glory. Resume Game: Load and resume playing one of your saved games. If you only have one autosave available, this option will instead
    3. The Interface

      Football Manager Mobile™ 2018's interface is designed to be intuitive to the user to ensure that playing the game and using the abundance of features is made as easy as possible. The following is a short glossary to help explain some of the terms used in this manual. Action Bar The Action bar is displayed at the bottom of every screen. The Action Bar contains Action buttons that operate main functions for the item/s on the page and either complete or revert an action on them.
    4. The Home Screen

      Your first port of call can always be the Home screen. From here you can navigate to any area of Football Manager Mobile™ 2018; simply select the Home icon found in the bottom left corner of the screen to bring it up. The screen is divided into a series of panels. You can navigate to all things to do with the club you are managing, to your managerial hub or to the wider footballing world and its competitions. You can run a search for a player or a club, or configure your game options.
    5. The News Screen

      The News screen is of similar, if not greater importance to you than the Home screen. Here, you will receive numerous messages keeping you informed of what's going on around the football world on a daily basis, as well as bringing forward important team matters that will require your attention. From the Home screen, select the uppermost panel to access the News screen. Upon arrival, you will be shown the oldest unread news item. Press 'First Item' to cycle through more recent items and
    6. Your Team

      Squad The first time you view your First Team squad, your players will be sorted in order of team selection. Select 'View' to change the method of sorting. Selecting the 'Detailed' view will allow you to see multiple stats on screen at the same time. These can be sorted by tapping the header of the relevant column. You can tap the tiles in the PKD column of this screen to access a selection pop-up from which you can assign a position to the player in question. You can also drag and dro
    7. Tactics

      Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 features a detailed tactics model, designed to allow the user more flexibility than ever before when setting up their approach to matches. The remaining options are for you to select your Penalty, Free kick and Corner Takers for Set Pieces, as well as deciding upon a Captain. Formation The best way of determining which formation to use is to look at the players in your squad. There is little point trying to play three at the back if you only have two
    8. Fixtures

      Your fixture list can be accessed through the Club menu and shows all of your scheduled matches over the course of a season. It includes friendlies, league and cup games.
    9. Team Report

      The Team Report is split into four sections. The ‘Team Summary’ screen presents Positive and Negative key point summaries regarding your squad, whilst the ‘Suggested XI’ will suggest the strongest possible starting eleven for the next match given the current fitness, form and availability of your players. The ‘Squad Depth’ view will see your Assistant Manager indicate a preferred hierarchy of players for every position on the pitch, and the ‘Club Stats’ view details some interesting details abou
    10. Training

      Training in Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 simplifies what you have to do to make sure your players are in peak physical condition going into each match. Overview This screen shows an overview of your club's current training programme. The Bookmarks menu in the Title Bar allows you to view various aspects of training in greater detail, and further customise the work being done on the training ground. The 'Performance' screen gives a visual indication of how each player is deve
    11. Finances

      This is one of the most important screens in the game. Your club's financial state, transfer budget and wages are displayed here. The Maximum Wage indicates the highest wage that the board will allow you to offer a player. You'll find yourself regularly visiting this screen to keep abreast of your financial situation. If you're in the market for a player, you're going to want to check you've got the necessary funds before attempting to sign him. Adjust Budgets Accesse
    12. Staff

      Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 comes with a wide range of staffing possibilities. Your Assistant Manager is joined by a select number of Coaches and Scouts and, depending on the size and stature of your club, you can expand the size of your backroom team to help them operate more effectively. Just like the Assistant Manager, each Coach has a profile displaying their basic biographic details as well as their Aptitude, Coaching Style and Coaching Badge level. You can ask them to take
    13. Club Information

      The Club Information screen, accessed via the 'Info' button, displays important information about a club. To view the Info screen of another club, select the Bookmarks button in the Title Bar, and find the General Info option. Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 provides more detailed and dedicated Club Stats to keep you fully informed about the progress the club is making on all fronts.
    14. Transfers

      There aren't many managers in the world who would confess to being completely happy with their current playing squad. Let's face it, half the fun of being a football manager is wheeling and dealing! So, with that in mind, let's have a quick look at how best to go about buying and selling players. As soon as you take over at a club you will be looking to add new players to your squad as you ship out the dead wood and look to find the right players for your team and tactics. Buying Playe
    15. Scouting

      Scouting Setup Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 features a Scouting Agency which allows you to look at, and monitor, a ranked list of the top 50 players in the game both for current ability and for future potential. Away from the Scouting Agency, your scouts can be assigned to specific regions of the world in which to search for talent, or to specifically search for youth players. To assign a scout, select 'Scout Results' from the Search menu. You can now select assignments for your scout
    16. Jobs

      Nothing lasts forever and the harsh reality of football is that managers do get the sack. Should the worst happen and you receive your P45, you will need to pick yourself up and get down to the Job Centre. This can be accessed by selecting 'Jobs' from the 'Search' menu. The screen lists every job available in active leagues and the security of each, so if a job becomes available you can apply for it. To do so, select the desired team and press 'Apply for Job'.
    17. You, The Manager

      This section deals with everything regarding your managerial persona. Manager Options You can request that your Assistant Manager takes control of friendly matches. You can also set the Assistant Manager to offer players to other clubs on loan after they have been demoted to the Reserves. The age limit for players you wish him to offer out may also be specified here. Board Confidence If you're going to be successful in your job, it's imperative that you satisfy the
    18. Match Day

      When Match Day arrives, the 'Continue Game' button at the top right area will change to 'Go To Match'. If you have not selected your starting line-up, you will need to do this before you can progress. A reminder on the squad screen will appear if you have not done so. Once you have selected your match day squad, press 'Go to Match' and you will proceed to the match screen. Note: For Phone users only, should you get a phone call during a match and choose to answer it, your match will be lost
    19. Options

      This section deals with tailoring your Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 experience to just how you like it. Settings Game Configuration Customise your Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 experience. Language: Play Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 in either English, French, Italian or Spanish. Currency: Choose which currency you play Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 in. Wage View: Select to view player wages as Weekly, Monthly or Yearly. Autosave: If enabled, the game will aut
    20. Miscellaneous

      Season Limit Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 allows the user to experience a career spanning 30 seasons over one saved game. At the end of your career you will be presented with a review of your performance as manager as well as a variety of information, and if you've been successful, you may have boosted your ranking in the Hall of Fame. Bonus Content Football Manager Mobile™ 2018 includes a number of gameplay features that can be activated based on user achievement throughout a ca
    21. Troubleshooting

      What to do if you're in need of assistance. Crashes If your game is crashing it's most likely because your device is low on RAM. Simply rebooting your device will refresh the memory and should allow you to play on without any problems. To fully reboot, hold the sleep button until prompted to 'slide to power off'. Then simply hold the sleep button again to turn the device back on. If you have a device that can multi-task, running a lot of backgrounded apps at once will increase the
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