Tactics Guide Contents
Tactical StyleHow to set a suitable tactical style for your players, including:
Player Roles & DutiesHow to assign balanced player roles and duties that suit your tactical style and players, including:
- Player Roles & Duties
- Role Combinations
Team & Player InstructionsHow to set team and player instructions that suit your tactical style and players, including:
- Team Instructions
- Player Instructions
- Playing Style Implementation
Example Tactics Starter GuidesStarter guides with example tactics for different playing styles to get you started quickly before you read the full tactics guides, including:
- Example Tactics Starter Guides (Overview)
- Attacking Football
- Defensive Football
- Direct Plays
- Short Plays
- Direct Attacking Football
- Pass and Move Football
- Long Ball Football
- Possession Football
Players Guide ContentsAttribute Combinations needed for different abilities.
The Player Ability and Player Personalities guides are based on the FM 2018 interface. Other Players guides are based on the FM 2015 interface. Player personality descriptions and media handling styles have been updated for FM 2020.
Staff Guide Contentsthe manager, coaches, scouts and physios.
Staff guides are based on the FM 2015 interface.
Training Guide ContentsGeneral Training and Match Preparation Training. Training Reports and improve your players with Additional Focuses, Position Training and Player Trait Training.
Training guides are based on the FM 2015 interface.
Squad Guide ContentsPlayer Tutoring and how to give players Match Experience. Scouting Knowledge, when and where to send your scouts on Scouting Assignments, how to use your Scout Reports to assess potential transfer targets and how to find players using Player Search. Making Transfer Offers, Making Loan Offers and Contract Negotiations.
The Player Development guides are based on the FM 2018 interface. Other Squad guides are based on the FM 2015 interface, except for Signing Players and Selling Players which are based on the FM 2014 interface.
Match Day Guide ContentsTactical Planning to exploit opposition weaknesses and counter opposition strengths. Team Talk Examples.
Match Day guides are based on the FM 2015 interface.