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Football Manager 2018 Tactics

Football Manager 2018 Tactics

Find successful Football Manager 2018 tactics to download. Share your best FM 2018 tactics to help fellow managers struggling to create good FM18 tactics.

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Unstoppable Attacking for FM18
Unstoppable Attacking for FM18
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A cheat tactic for FM 2018 developed to break the match engine and maximize results. Suited for any team. Plus in-depth analysis explaining everything you need to know.
Quicksta's 4-2-3-1 Possession | FM 2018 Tactic
Quicksta's 4-2-3-1 Possession | FM 2018 Tactic
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I have used this FM18 tactic with Man Utd for 2 seasons; winning the Premier League, Champions League & Super Cup! Requires inside forwards.
Goals Galore FM18 Tactic by Guru
Goals Galore FM18 Tactic by Guru
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This is an attacking 4-2-4 for FM 2018 that works best for teams that have decent/good midfielders. If that's your case & you enjoy offensive & beautiful plays, it's for you.
Timeless 4-2-3-1 Glory | FM18 Tactic
Timeless 4-2-3-1 Glory | FM18 Tactic
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Being used since Championship Manager 97/98, this tactic can never go wrong. Winning titles with Wycombe, Everton, Fiorentina & many more! Remade & working for FM 2018.
3-4-3/5-2-3 NWP Cheat Tactic for FM18
3-4-3/5-2-3 NWP Cheat Tactic for FM18
210831   28190   17  
"Neville Wears Prada" tactic for FM 2018 cheats the match engine that cannot cope with teams using a solid block of 3 (either as forwards or AM) with wingbacks.
Guardiola Invincible FM18 Tactic CTW
Guardiola Invincible FM18 Tactic CTW
199730   48302   14  
Turning possession into victories with this high pressing FM 2018 tactic and create space for clear cut chances. Inspired by Pep Guardiola's tactics. Part of "Control The World" series.
FM18 Tactic: Suk Sam 4-4-2
FM18 Tactic: Suk Sam 4-4-2
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The classic 4-4-2 seems very powerful in FM 2018. Utilizing inverted winger and carrilero roles. Updated on November 10th with version 3.0.
FM 2018 SCT Attacking Possession v1.0
FM 2018 SCT Attacking Possession v1.0
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This is a possession 4-3-3 or 4-5-1 tactic based on the Tiki-Taka system of Barcelona, refined to be effective in the FM18 match engine.
Sacuri's Spearhead 3.0 FM18 Tactic
Sacuri's Spearhead 3.0 FM18 Tactic
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The comeback of the highly offensive 4-2-3-1 that we've all come to know and love. An attacking tactic for FM 2018. Updated for 18.1.1
Dominating 4-2-3-1 FM18 Tactic
Dominating 4-2-3-1 FM18 Tactic
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An attacking 4-2-3-1 formation that I used with Man Utd on FM 2018 to dominate in the Premier League and in Europe. Won 2x EPL and 1x UCL in just under 3 seasons.
FM18 Tactic: 2-3-2-3 is the Future!
FM18 Tactic: 2-3-2-3 is the Future!
121975   26896   20  
Premier League and Champions League! Double in the first season with LFC. At attacking tactic for FM 2018 that did wonders for my Liverpool side.
Sarrismo - Legendary Sarri Tactics FM18
Sarrismo - Legendary Sarri Tactics FM18
111092   29722   3  
Replicating the tactics of mister Maurizio Sarri on FM 2018. Tested with Napoli.
Control & Goals 4-2-3-1
Control & Goals 4-2-3-1
105699   26138   3  
Played this FM 2018 tactic with Tottenham Hotspur and won almost everything. Hope you enjoy!
4-2-3-1 Lower League FM18 Tactic
4-2-3-1 Lower League FM18 Tactic
104943   15987   1  
A FM 2018 tactic for lower league teams, untested yet with big teams. If you have the right midfielders and the right attackers, you're going to win a lot.
Goal Scoring Machine FM18 Tactic
Goal Scoring Machine FM18 Tactic
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Very fast paced attacking FM 2018 tactic with high pressing. Tested with West Ham (4 seasons) & Bayern (1 season). Goals galore imminent! Scored 207 goals in 47 games with Bayern.
4-1-2-3/4-1-4-1 Counter Pressing FM18
4-1-2-3/4-1-4-1 Counter Pressing FM18
100169   20768   5  
My Counter Pressing tactic that has been working fantastically for me during my Wolves save, won promotion in my first season & won the league cup!
Pep's Barcelona Tactic FM18 - The Exceptional One
Pep's Barcelona Tactic FM18 - The Exceptional One
98593   21985   5  
Inspired by Pep Guardiola's Barcelona side from the 2010/11 season. A structured control tactic for FM 2018 that requires certain key attributes from your players.
Suk Sam 5-2-3 FM18 Tactic
Suk Sam 5-2-3 FM18 Tactic
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The most overpowered tactic on the full version of FM 2018; using 3 strikers is super powerful, while having 5 backs ensures a very solid defense. Plug & play against almost any formation.
4-2-4 Maldini Doesn't Tackle for FM 18
4-2-4 Maldini Doesn't Tackle for FM 18
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This is a Counter Attack tactic for FM 2018 based on the 1994 Manchester United and 2015/16 Leicester City.
Devastating 3-4-3 Counter by modr69
Devastating 3-4-3 Counter by modr69
71305   13623   5  
Countering 3-4-3 which hits the opposition on the break to devastating effect. Won UCL, Bundesliga and Super Cup within first season with Dortmund!
4-4-2 for small teams FM18
4-4-2 for small teams FM18
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If you are choosing a smaller team to prove yourself that you can beat the best teams in your league, you just need to try this FM 2018 tactic!
Claudio Ranieri's 4-4-2 tested with Leicester
Claudio Ranieri's 4-4-2 tested with Leicester
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I wanted to mix things up so I made a one season challenge on FM 2018 with Leicester where the objective was to get them as close to their Premier League winning season.
Strikerless Tiki Taka FM18 Tactic
Strikerless Tiki Taka FM18 Tactic
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This FM 2018 tactic is based on possession football and high pressing. Inspired by Pep Guardiola and Arrigo Sacchi. Your team must be very technical and have high work rate.
Unbeatable Tactic 4-2-4 iXiNhO Serbia
Unbeatable Tactic 4-2-4 iXiNhO Serbia
67758   9920   6  
This is a great attacking tactic for FM 2018! Every position is important. For best results, you need fast and technical players and physically strong CM.
FM18 Tactic: Sarriball Revolution
FM18 Tactic: Sarriball Revolution
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I believe I have finally unlocked the Match Engine to produce realistic yet effective and beautiful football, Sarri style. This is my sincere approach to a realistic interpretation of Sarriball.
Goalscoring 4-2-4 FM18 Tactic
Goalscoring 4-2-4 FM18 Tactic
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This FM 2018 tactic proved to be very effective. It allowed me to win the Premier League with Liverpool with the starting squad.
FM18 Tactic: Strikerless Destroyer 5-2-3-0
FM18 Tactic: Strikerless Destroyer 5-2-3-0
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Shadow strikers in a strikerless and wingless formation were OP in FM17. We tested that on the FM18 match engine and it still delivers. You need quality shadow strikers & wing backs for best results.
Classic 4-4-2 Attack! FM18 Tactic
Classic 4-4-2 Attack! FM18 Tactic
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An attacking 4-4-2 tactic for FM 2018 with lots of goals. You need to have good strikers and wingers for best results. Tested with Leicester and Blackburn.
FM18 Tactic: 70% Possession & Goals Machine
FM18 Tactic: 70% Possession & Goals Machine
63237   15418   3  
With this FM 2018 tactic you can expect to have possession up to 70% and 15+ shots on target per match. Scored 185 goals in the first season with Cambridge United and conceded just 60 goals.
Klopp's Gegenpressing FM18 Tactic + Video
Klopp's Gegenpressing FM18 Tactic + Video
62725   11963   3  
Big Herb tries to replicate Jurgen Klopp's Gegenpressing tactic in Football Manager 2018. Tested with Liverpool for 2 seasons.

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