FM Scout is the only community you can talk Football Manager in real time. Here are 10 reasons to join!

4-1-4-1 Uber Defensive tactic

Very similar to the 4-4-2 tactic

By on Nov 30, 2010   Nov 30, 2010   39054 views   10 comments
Download Now
Downloads: 9114 / Size: 1.0 kB / Added: 2010-11-30
As the description says it is very similar to my 4-4-2 counter tactic but this one is more focused on defending and will result in less goals. It is best employed against teams playing with 5 midfielders, from Barcelona's 4-5-1 to a 4-2-3-1 and so on.
Shouts needed: "Get the ball forward" and "Clear ball to flanks" . If you find yourself struggling with possession it is worth "Pass to feet" and if the opposition is defending very high but you find yourself unable to counter "Pass into space" will give you an advantage here.
With this tactic it's best if the striker is fast, and good Off the ball movement. Select the playmaker and target man depending on the players that you currently have of course.
Please leave some feedback on how it worked for you. It did wonders for me.

Download Now
Downloads: 9114 / Size: 1.0 kB / Added: 2010-11-30
tomy's avatar
About tomy


Discussion: 4-1-4-1 Uber Defensive tactic

10 comments have been posted so far.

FMS Chat

hey, just wanted to let you know that we have a fb style chat for our members. login or sign up to start chatting.