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FM18 Transfer & Data Update by pr0 + FMTU

The best Football Manager 2018 transfer update all-around. Featuring 12.910 changes up to 10th of February 2018 that FM 18.1 doesn't include!

By on Dec 01, 2017   Feb 10, 2018   49704 views   23 comments
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Downloads: 19996 / Size: 259.2 kB / Added: 2017-12-01
Football Manager 2018 Data Updates - FM18 Transfer & Data Update by pr0 + FMTU
Initial version contains 12.910 changes until the 10th of February 2018 that happened after the 18.1 database lock-down.

Post your suggestions and feel free to tell me your ideas either on this forum or in the comments below.

Released: 10 February - v 1.3

What's included in a nutshell

  • Transfers submitted to FMTU,
  • Cypriot Leagues & Cups,
  • Greek National C Division,
  • Indian Super League,
  • Promotions-Relegations in Scadinavian leagues,
  • Real Life Agents,
  • 11 new wonderkids.

Transfers Update
  • Transfers from all around the world from the very best leagues to the small ones
  • Contract changes to reflect corrected wages
  • Managerial changes
  • Passed away players / staff are removed from database
  • Corrected squad numbers
  • In some cases adjusted personal attributes such as height and weight
  • Added favorite clubs, favourite staffs and so
  • Nationality changes
General Changes
  • Chairman changes - Newly created chairmen take the place of the ones who left
  • Added affiliations between clubs
  • New people created that are not in the game, and are not wonderkids
  • Stadium removals
  • Corrected captains
Injured Players
  • Players who were injured, corrected injury dates
  • Players who were injured, but mistakenly not added to the game
  • New young players created, who will become world class players in the future
  • In some cases adjusted CA/PA abilities of players under 21, and set wonderkids
Current Ability / Potential Ability Changes
  • Adjusted stats and current ability attributes
  • Adjusted potential ability
How will this feature affect our games? Can we play this update without the CA/PA changes?
Yes, the CA/PA file is a new file beside the others. If you don't want this file, simply don't choose it when you start a new game.

How to install this data update to FM 2018

  1. Extract the downloaded .zip file.

  2. Move the extracted .fmf updates you want to the following location:
    Documents / Sports Interactive / Football Manager 2018 / editor data
    Create the "editor data" folder if it doesn't exist.

  3. Open FM 2018 and start a new save-game with your selected databases of choice.

In case you have more editor data files:
When setting up a new game, do not have any other data update files ticked on your Editor Data Files screen except this one.
Choose only my files if you are not sure about the changes in every file. Many files together from different creators can cause crashes to the game, duplicates and other problems. Avoid using files from different creators.

Please consider donating

For my work I don't get any reward, only thanks. If you want to say thanks in another manner by donating, I can accept any offers in my PayPal account: [email protected]

Thanks !


These FM18 Data Packs are created by pr0 and other contributors on the FM Transfer Update community.
Make sure to visit the brand new website dedicated to Football Manager Data Packs: FMTU.

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Downloads: 19996 / Size: 259.2 kB / Added: 2017-12-01

Discussion: FM18 Transfer & Data Update by pr0 + FMTU

23 comments have been posted so far.

  • duxy's avatar
    Any chance of adding Nathan Burns to Wellington Phoenix?
  • jdopico2's avatar
    Hello, Im new in FM , just playing it for a few months.
    I am using Fm17 , there's any way to use and play this database in my game??
  • pr0's avatar
    sfaltos, I have never fixed transfer fees in the past.
  • sfaltos's avatar
    Hey there! I've downloaded the update but the problem is that in players' history (in the information column) does not appear the transfer fee in January's transfers.. is that a bug that will you fix in an update?
  • pr0's avatar
    Deethree21 no it's only for FM18.
  • Deethree21's avatar
    Can this update run on FM17?
  •'s avatar
    when does the next update come up?
  • pr0's avatar
    gate13, from the start.

    downloadkct, thanks :)
  • downloadkct's avatar
    nice update, thanks
  • gate13's avatar
    are these as future transfers or from the start of the save?
  • pr0's avatar
    Download link has been updated!

    You can also help me by submitting changes here:
  • pr0's avatar
    restet no it doesn't.
  • restet's avatar
    it works on Touch version?
  • sercska3429's avatar
    Why do you have new prodigies do not make approximate growth and weight of them?
  • amitdutta's avatar
    I have noticed that in your Indian super league database the i-league format is wrong. Dsk shivajians have lifted there team from i-league. Indian arrows have taken their place. Indian arrows is filled with u-17 players of Indian team participated in u17 world cup 2017 u-19 Indian players and they are not in the database. Komal thatal has joined ATK.
    The squads are also wrong. i-league began on 25/09/2017. chennai city fc have changed their home ground. you can get all details here.
  • GMCG178's avatar
    pr0 Thanks mate. I was just thinking it was something I done wrong. Appreciate your work and looking forward to the next update. All the best.
  • Sami Hyypia's avatar
    When will the next update be released?
  • pr0's avatar
    GMCG178, basically I can see now that Sam Allardyce has an option activated. He is retiring in-game and that's why he won't exist in the game. But I will fix it for my update, no worries.
  • GMCG178's avatar
    pr0 Yeah always run a large database with nearly every European nation and Brazil and Argentina.
  • pr0's avatar
    GMCG178, do you run a large database?
  • GMCG178's avatar
    Do you know why Phil Cannon and Sam Allardyce aren't actually in game but are in the database when you search them in the editor.
  • pr0's avatar
    @Gunner4Lyfe, Yes I will, but I want to test some things first, before releasing this file.
  • Gunner4Lyfe's avatar
    Can you add the Japanese league to the update?
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