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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.
How to create a successful tactic on Football Manager
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Complete 4-3-3 Tactics Final
Complete 4-3-3 Tactics Final
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Tactical overhaul, two tactics included (433 DM and 433 AM).
itsZdan 4-2-3-1 V2.3
itsZdan 4-2-3-1 V2.3
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A simple yet effective 4-2-3-1 tactic for Football Manager 2017. The center midfielder on the left is more defensive, otherwise tactic is self explanatory.
4-3-3 Possession Domination
4-3-3 Possession Domination
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FM 2017 tactic of Guardiola & Cruyff inspired fluid possession control with winning results.
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? ;)
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.
Hawk-Eye 4-2-3-1 FM17 Tactic
Hawk-Eye 4-2-3-1 FM17 Tactic
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Battle to dominate the game on the ball, and off the ball. Hawk-Eye has evolved since its last publication. Your team can now evolve too. A defensive yet lethal tactic for FM 2017.
Diego Simeone 4-4-2 Atletico Tactics FM17
Diego Simeone 4-4-2 Atletico Tactics FM17
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A very fluid control FM 2017 tactic inspired by Diego Simeone's 4-4-2 under Atletico Madrid. 2 variations included; strikerless with SS and with DLF strikers.
Zinedine Zidane's 4-3-3 Tactics for FM17
Zinedine Zidane's 4-3-3 Tactics for FM17
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An attempt to replicate the tactics of Zinedine Zidane at Real Madrid. A set of fast paced attacking tactics for FM 2017.
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.
Conte's 3-4-3 Chelsea - FM17 Tactic
Conte's 3-4-3 Chelsea - FM17 Tactic
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Recreated the real-life tactics of Antonio Conte's Chelsea from the 2016-17 season. A fast paced control tactic for FM 2017. As featured on FM Scout's YouTube.
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.
Guardiola FM17 Tactic - Possession 70%
Guardiola FM17 Tactic - Possession 70%
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This is the dream team system of Pep Guardiola. Possession is not a romantic idea. Aim of possession is to concede less and create more scoring opportunities.
Total Football FM17 Tactic
Total Football FM17 Tactic
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A FM 2017 tactic featuring use of IWB's and a HB. Tactic covers short passing, well worked chances and goals from the front 3. A very creative and innovative tactic.
Klopp's Liverpool FM17 Tactic
Klopp's Liverpool FM17 Tactic
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A tactical philosophy inspired by Klopp's Liverpool. Aggressive pressing, high defensive line, and smashing the opposite defense! A super effective FM 2017 tactic by Mister Vitz!
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!
4-2-3-1 Unreal Attacking Style
4-2-3-1 Unreal Attacking Style
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A fast paced attacking tactic for FM 2017 that generates plenty of shots/goals. The defensive behaviour needs further tweaking.
Pep Guardiola's "Juego di Posicion" with Barcelona
Pep Guardiola's "Juego di Posicion" with Barcelona
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An attempt to replicate the tactics FC Barcelona used during Guardiola's first campaign as head coach back in the 2008/09 season. Positional play for FM 2017 inspired by Johan Cruyff.
FM17 Tiki Taka (700-1200 passes)
FM17 Tiki Taka (700-1200 passes)
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With the right instructions, you can succeed in every club with a tiki taka tactic in FM 2017. Tested with Fenerbahçe.
RB Leipzig - The Art of the Counter Press
RB Leipzig - The Art of the Counter Press
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A tactic of RB Leipzig's counter-pressing exploits in the 16/17 season, which gunned them to First Division runner-ups in their debut season in the top flight.
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.
Arsenal FM17 Tactic - Control The World
Arsenal FM17 Tactic - Control The World
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This is the best FM 2017 tactic for Arsenal. Won Premier League 3 times in a row and Champions League twice. Wenger out!
3-4-3 Conte Style - FM17 Tactic
3-4-3 Conte Style - FM17 Tactic
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A very fluid control tactic for FM 2017 inspired by Antonio Conte's Chelsea.
BVB INVINCIBLES 3-4-3 Heavy Metal Football
BVB INVINCIBLES 3-4-3 Heavy Metal Football
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I present you the BVB INVINCIBLES. A 3-4-3 high goal scoring tactic for FM 2017 that will enable you to play heavy metal football. Say hi to Klopp 2.0.
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.
Unstoppable Tottenham - FM17 Tactics
Unstoppable Tottenham - FM17 Tactics
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A set of 3 FM 2017 tactics for teams with a strong and versatile midfield, with players who can rotate easily between positions. Tested with Tottenham.
Recreating Pep Guardiola's Manchester City - FM17 Tactic
Recreating Pep Guardiola's Manchester City - FM17 Tactic
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My recreation of Pep Guardiola's Inverted-Wing-Back tactic which he has used at Manchester City during the 2016-17 season.
Mourinho's 4-1-2-3 Man Utd FM17 Tactic
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Trying to replicate real life tactics of Jose Mourinho at Man Utd during the 2016-17 season. For this FM 2017 tactic though, I opted to a tiki-taka approach instead.
3-4-2-1 Conte/Guardiola/ MrLister's Revolutionary Football
3-4-2-1 Conte/Guardiola/ MrLister's Revolutionary Football
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If you are playing with team that has weak DL/DR, and that your team is mid table/ top half, then this tactic will change your life!
Man City for the win
Man City for the win
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3 different tactics to use when playing at home, away or being the underdog. Explained + screenshots.
Giant Killa 4-2-3-1
Giant Killa 4-2-3-1
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High-press, technical possession-style play. Resulting in lots of goals + chances! Led Brentford to a 8th place finish in PL within 2 seasons!

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