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shellevik's 4-2-3-1

A attacking tactic developed over several Football Manager games.

By on Jan 06, 2015   14450 views   3 comments
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FM 2015 Tactics - shellevik's 4-2-3-1
Hey, this is the first tactic I have ever submitted to the site. I have developed this tactic over several Football Manager games, and now with the new player role Raumdeuter I feel it is complete. This tactic have been very successfull for me in FM15.

I have used this tactic with AFC Ajax, Manchester United and Real Madrid.

The formation is a standard 4-2-3-1 Wide with Control and Fluid set as mentality and team shape.
This is a very common formation, and one of my personal favorites. My chosen player roles are what makes this tactic so successfull. The tactic will allow your attacking players allot of room to play in, you will score ALLOT of goals and keep a solid defense. Although, I will recommend focusing on defense on the training ground.

Over the years Football Manager have included player roles to the formations, and over the years I've experienced that your tactic and style of play depend more and more on these roles. So when I choose where my players will play, I look for the player who fits my player roles the best.

Some Stats

I've gathered some statistics from each season played with this tactic. The stats are from 2 players from each player role, and only from the main league. This is to show you how the player roles work with each other when it comes to goal scoring and assisting.

Season 1, AFC Ajax - Winner of Eredivisie

24W 10D 0L 91For 21Ag

Striker, Attacking Forward - Attack
27 goals, 7 assists

OMV, Raumdeuter - Attack
9 goals, 22 assists

OMS, Advanced Playmaker - Support
9 goals, 10 assists

OMH, Raumdeuter - Attack
25goals, 19 assists

Season 2, Manchester United - 3rd in Premier League

26W 4D 8L 97For 44Ag

Striker, Attacking Forward - Attack
25 goals, 6 assists

OMV, Raumdeuter - Attack
6 goals, 8 assists

OMS, Advanced Playmaker - Support
18 goals, 28 assists

OMH, Raumdeuter - Attack
22 goals, 11 assists

Season 3, Manchester United - Winner of Premier League

29W 6D 3L 121For 37Ag

Striker, Attacking Forward - Attack
34 goals, 12 assists

OMV, Raumdeuter - Attack
20 goals, 26 assists

OMS, Advanced Playmaker - Support
12 goals, 12 assists

OMH, Raumdeuter - Attack
31 goals, 18 assists

Season 4, Manchester United (used another tactic).

Season 5, Real Madrid - Winner of Liga BBVA

32W 3D 3L 118For 37Ag

Striker, Attacking Forward - Attack
32 goals, 24 assists

OMV, Raumdeuter - Attack
29 goals, 15 assists

OMS, Advanced Playmaker - Support
18 goals, 18 assists

OMH, Raumdeuter - Attack
24 goals, 19 assists

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