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Football Manager 2017 Tactics

Football Manager 2017 Tactics

Find successful Football Manager 2017 tactics to download. Share your best FM 2017 tactics to help fellow managers struggling to create good FM17 tactics.
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4-1-2-3 Counter Attack - FM17 Tactic
4-1-2-3 Counter Attack - FM17 Tactic
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A 4-1(DM)-2-3 formation for FM 2017, tested in 3 leagues with FC Bayern, West Ham and Portsmouth.
itsZdan 5-2-3 Devil Tactic 17.2
itsZdan 5-2-3 Devil Tactic 17.2
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5-2-3 wingless tactic for FM2017 17.2 with solid defense and awesome attack. Tested with Schalke and Foggia.
Make AC Milan Great Again - FM 2017 Tactics
Make AC Milan Great Again - FM 2017 Tactics
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A bundle of 3 good FM17 tactics for A.C. Milan depending on the occasion. The variations include regular, attacking and defending.
Klopp Pep Junior 2-5-3
Klopp Pep Junior 2-5-3
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High pressing tactic for FM 2017. The gameplan is to win the ball high up the field for easy counters and to control the game when in possession.
Sampaoli's Verticalità FM17 Tactic
Sampaoli's Verticalità FM17 Tactic
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A tactical philosophy for FM 2017 inspired by Jorge Sampaoli. Aggressive pressing, high defensive line, overlapping wing backs. Tested with SD Eibar.
Notorious 4-5-1 Tactic
Notorious 4-5-1 Tactic
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Following last year´s Eusébio V3, this year I bring you Notorious 4-5-1! A highly structured control tactic for Football Manager 2017.
Sacuri's Tiki Taka FM17 Tactic
Sacuri's Tiki Taka FM17 Tactic
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Dominate possession at all times with this control-minded tactic for FM 2017, the best of its kind.
Jamie's Twitch 4-2-4 Kevin Keegan Tactic
Jamie's Twitch 4-2-4 Kevin Keegan Tactic
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A tactic used by Jamie on twitch.tv/fmscout which has taken FC United of Manchester to the Premier League in 8 seasons. A sublime counter attacking tactic for FM 2017.
Lars Arne Nilsens Defensive Stability: 4-5-1 for underdogs
Lars Arne Nilsens Defensive Stability: 4-5-1 for underdogs
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A recreation of the tactics deployed by Lars Arne Nilsen when he lead the freshly promoted SK Brann to second place in the league. Perfect for underdogs.
4-2-3-1 Asymmetric by Suttiphan
4-2-3-1 Asymmetric by Suttiphan
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An attacking low tempo tactic for Football Manager 2017 for big teams.
4-2-3-1 Ultra Attack Wingerless
4-2-3-1 Ultra Attack Wingerless
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Very attacking tactic for FM 2017. First game I tested the tactic with, it ended up winning 12-3 against Arsenal.
City Pep Guardiola the Future Tike Taka
City Pep Guardiola the Future Tike Taka
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The tactics of Pep Guardiola at Manchester City. A fast paced flexible control tactic for FM 2017.
FM17 Goals Galore XIII - Blast From The Past
FM17 Goals Galore XIII - Blast From The Past
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Revamping an old elhazel's Goals Galore tactic from FM13 into FM17. Brace yourself, goals are coming!
FM17 Tactic: Heavy Metal Football, Klopp Style
FM17 Tactic: Heavy Metal Football, Klopp Style
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PRESS & PASS for FM 2017 433 Klopp Style Football with high possession and tempo, top scorers, top possession, top passes completed with a weak team.
4-3-3 Rock Solid Defending Tactic
4-3-3 Rock Solid Defending Tactic
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A defense-focused 4-3-3 tactic for FM 2017 inspired by Italian football with enough firepower at the front. Wing backs and Regista are key.
Mr Langvatn's Sicilian Defense for FM17
Mr Langvatn's Sicilian Defense for FM17
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As this was the most effective tactic in FM16, I recreated it for FM 2017 & it's working great again. 2 DM but yet so offensive, a lot of possession & chances.
Porto/Spurs Fairytale v4 - Attacking 4-2-3-1 (updated for 17.1.1)
Porto/Spurs Fairytale v4 - Attacking 4-2-3-1 (updated for 17.1.1)
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After 4 Leagues, 2 Cups, 1 League Cup, 4 Supercups, 2 Champions Leagues, 1 European Supercup and a FIFA club World Cup with FC Porto in the beta, here is my high intensity 4-2-3-1 updated for a new challenge with Spurs in the final version of the game.
FM17 Tactic: Pass 2 Win - Goals Galore
FM17 Tactic: Pass 2 Win - Goals Galore
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A 4-3-2-1 Christmas tree tactic for Football Manager 2017. Midfielders (MCs & AMCs) passing the ball around, creating chances and scoring goals. By VincelaBera.
Marius 2017 Tottenham Dream FM17 Tactic
Marius 2017 Tottenham Dream FM17 Tactic
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This is the 4231 tactic that brings 3 titles in 1st season with the Spurs; a dream that Tottenham fans were waiting for since 1962! Updated for 17.1.1.
thefwf's 4-3-2-1 Underdog Possession FM17 Tactic
thefwf's 4-3-2-1 Underdog Possession FM17 Tactic
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A high tempo, possession tactic for FM 2017. Merging the flair of high passing football with the old school goal scoring strategy of lob it to the big man.Updated for 17.1.1.
AC Milan 4-4-1-1 / The Way to Glory Update 17.1.1
AC Milan 4-4-1-1 / The Way to Glory Update 17.1.1
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A Football Manager 2017 tactic that works well for AC Milan and should have as good results with similar teams.
Watford Wonder Tactics for FM17
Watford Wonder Tactics for FM17
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Created 2 interesting FM17 tactics for my experiment with Watford; 4-3-3 with 3 strikers & 4-3-1-2, both without wingers. Won Premier League in 1st season.
FM17 Tactic: Suk Sam 4-1-3-2
FM17 Tactic: Suk Sam 4-1-3-2
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With this FM 2017 tactic I won the EPL with Bournemouth in 1st season, no transfer in! Screenshots & instructions within.
Sacuri's Spearhead 2.0 FM17 Tactic
Sacuri's Spearhead 2.0 FM17 Tactic
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Want to break every scoring record ever made in Football History (again)? Give this VERY offensive 4-2-3-1 tactic for FM 2017 a try!
4-3-1-2 Gamebreaker FM17 Tactic
4-3-1-2 Gamebreaker FM17 Tactic
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Attacking possession FM 2017 tactic with staggering results! Finished 2nd with West Ham on 1st season, scored 96 goals. Is this breaking the match engine? ;)
itsZdan Attacking 442 for 17.1.1
itsZdan Attacking 442 for 17.1.1
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An effective 4-4-2 tactic for Football Manager 2017 with focus on attacking.
Kyznar's 4-2-3-1 Narrow FM17 Tactic
Kyznar's 4-2-3-1 Narrow FM17 Tactic
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A high pressing game, quick attacking football, very fluid system, inspired by (not replicating) Jurgen Klopp's philosophy.
FM 2017 Possession Tactic - Scholes Can't Tackle 4-3-3
FM 2017 Possession Tactic - Scholes Can't Tackle 4-3-3
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A possession tactic for FM17. Ideal for teams playing Tiki-Taka style. Tactic designed to make average teams competitive while playing attractive football.
Guru's Onslaught - FM17 Aggressive Tactic for 17.1.1
Guru's Onslaught - FM17 Aggressive Tactic for 17.1.1
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After a succesfull 1st season as Monaco (won every competition) & a very dominating first half of the second season, I decided to share this FM 2017 tactic with you.
FM17 Tactic: 4-2-3-1 DM Wide Control
FM17 Tactic: 4-2-3-1 DM Wide Control
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Successful 4-2-3-1 FM 2017 top flight tactic. Won the Premier League with Leicester in season 3.

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