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  1. Has anyone noticed that when the AI use two strikers they often seem to play two attack duties? Feels unrealistic seeing two players just waiting on the halfway line. Also seems a waste considering support strikers defending deeper is something I feel is an important change in this match engine. I tend to get caught out by this pretty often even with a DM and fairly conservative fullbacks.
  2. A - I don't use personalized roles so I haven't experienced this but it certainly sounds like a UI bug and may be worth posting to the bug form. Don't think I've seen anyone mention this one. C - I do believe when it says they have a casual approach to training it's generally an indicator of the player being on the less ambitious side. You might just be unlucky having some unambitious players. In FM18 I found that it was something that could kind of come and go so you should still be ok in the long term with resolute personalities
  3. Anyone know if there's any differences between the Advanced Forward and the Pressing Forward on an attack duty besides closing down/tackle harder? I'm thinking the AF would probably have higher creative freedom but wondering if anyone's noticed?
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    [Scotland] Data Issues

    Agreed. This was also the case in FM18 and I thought perhaps it was a typo - maybe it was meant to be 12? Figured I'd bring it up. Understand Celtic supporters don't rate him all that high but 2 makes him a liability anywhere.
  5. Chief232

    [Scotland] Data Issues

    I've never watched Jack Hendry play in my life(maybe one time) but isn't a passing rating of "2" incredibly low? Especially with his first touch, technique, vision and composure being ok?
  6. I had this issue in my Toronto FC save and that was on the last 17 patch, so no, I don't think it was fixed
  7. To add to this, if a player is stalling due to the level he's playing at, you can see it in training reports. It'll say that they need match experience at a higher level to progress.
  8. Chief232

    Public beta?

    Right click the game on Steam, go into Properties and there should be a tab called "Betas" which will allow you to opt out. Not sure if this is what you meant
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    Player roles movement

    This, and I think these are valid questions. For example, compare a BBM to a CM-S - the BBM has slightly higher closing down(despite no "close down more" pi), and roam from position. So if I add "roam from position" to a cm-s, when my team is on the ball will hebehave the same as the BBM? The Half-Back role is hard coded to change the way your team sets up. What other roles are actually hard-coded to do different things? What, exactly, causes the DLF-A to come deeper on the ball than a AF? They both have the same mentalities, move into channels, and get further forward?
  10. Chief232

    The Ask-SI-Anything Thread

    Something I've wondered for a while, because I think I've heard both things. Are there actually any differences between roles besides the player instructions that it changes(or playmakers)? If I compare a CM-S for example to a BBM, everything in the player instructions is the same - mentality, passing directness, closing down, etc. Aside from "roam from position" these two roles appear to be the same. If I set a CM-S to roam from position is it the exact same thing? I understand that this is something one could potentially learn just through watching, but after a good few years of playing FM understanding the match engine is still rather difficult sometimes. I feel that if there are subtle differences between roles that aren't stated in player instructions, perhaps a bit of assistance in future iterations with this will help some people with improving their tactics. Thanks in advance.
  11. Chief232

    Can't fine players?

    http://community.sigames.com/showthread.php/413609-No-option-to-discipline-fine-players-after-poor-performance-since-15.2-patch Already being discussed in the bug forum
  12. I'd certainly appreciate a couple of more Polish players if you think they're deserving, such as Wlodzimiersz Lubanski, Kazimierz Deyna and Andrej Szarmach. Perhaps Milan Baros as his international record was quite good, and maybe Andrei Kanchelskis? Will probably have a few more names that pop up in my head but wow, what fantastic work. Thanks a lot for this. Edit : Oooh, this is an outside shot, but how about Robin Friday?
  13. What are their squad statuses? Edit : also ,at the second point, I believe you can only use a tutor once a season as opposed to the 2 I'd usually get in for FM13, but a tutee can be tutored by multiple people in a season.
  14. Then, if anything, I've created a plethora of chances that quality players would score the majority of the time, that were not considered CCCs or a half chance(let alone the missed CCCs and half chances). If anything, doing this supports that the engine is currently flawed imo
  15. Here you are sir http://www.guidetofootballmanager.com/players/preferred-moves there's tips unfortunately
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