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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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Vasco Attacking 4-2-3-1
Vasco Attacking 4-2-3-1
31882   6648   1  
Very offensive tactic that suffocates the opponent. Pressing and holding ball possession. Won Libertadores and World Club trophies with Vasco.
Vanco 4-4-2 Asymmetric
Vanco 4-4-2 Asymmetric
16253   2398   6  
An asymmetric 4-4-2 (or 5-1-2-2) tactic for FM 2018 with 3 wingbacks. Tested with Fulham; 14 matches, 55 goals. Highlight match vs Burnley, scoring 11 goals!
Unstoppable Possession Tactics for FM18
Unstoppable Possession Tactics for FM18
52103   8904   8  
A set of high pressing tactics, home & away. The best 2 FM 2018 tactics for me if you enjoy possession based football. Try them and leave a comment. These tactics are unstoppable.
Unstoppable Attacking for FM18
Unstoppable Attacking for FM18
437910   72896   145  
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.
Unreal 4-1-2-3
Unreal 4-1-2-3
43077   7732   4  
A very simple yet incredibly successful tactic I've designed after countless failures during my FM18 saves. Just posting this to see if you can lose games with it.
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.
Turning Possession Into Points - FM18 Tactic CTW
Turning Possession Into Points - FM18 Tactic CTW
47332   10028   3  
Inspired by Pep Guardiola's tactics, the "Control The World" series continue with a new version for FM 2018. As always, we aim for possession play, high pressure & getting results.
TLD Attacking 4-2-1-3 WB
TLD Attacking 4-2-1-3 WB
37666   8318  
With this super attacking FM 2018 tactic, your team can go on to challenge for (and likely win) all the titles you're competing at.
Timeless 4-2-3-1 Glory | FM18 Tactic
Timeless 4-2-3-1 Glory | FM18 Tactic
237841   57554   21  
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.
The Minesweeper | FM18 Tactic
The Minesweeper | FM18 Tactic
14030   1926   2  
A FM 2018 tactic handcrafted by FM Wonderkid Mathias Svenson, acknowledged as a good tactic by FMScout's own streamer Jamie.
The Don't Ask Questions Killer Combo Tactic
The Don't Ask Questions Killer Combo Tactic
24697   3506   1  
I'm a tactical noob that accidentally made a really good (in my own opinion) tactic for FM 2018. Tested with Manchester United.
Tactic For FM18: Cross And Goal 4-2-4
5313   486   1  
This FM 2018 tactic allows to score more goals by crossing.
Suk Sam 5-2-3 FM18 Tactic
Suk Sam 5-2-3 FM18 Tactic
94297   15867   27  
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.
Suk Sam 5-1-1-3 Asymmetric
Suk Sam 5-1-1-3 Asymmetric
15011   1981   10  
It looks crazy, but this is a powerful formation. Tested this asymmetric FM 2018 tactic with Newcastle without signing any players & went undefeated for half a season that I played.
Strikerless Tiki Taka FM18 Tactic
Strikerless Tiki Taka FM18 Tactic
69688   11825   5  
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.
Stefano Pioli's 19/20 Milan // 4-2-3-1 w/ False-9 Attacker
Stefano Pioli's 19/20 Milan // 4-2-3-1 w/ False-9 Attacker
12867   1338  
Pioli's new tactic for Milan, with a roaming false-9 attacker, great freedom of movement for all players and urgent pressing with an attack-minded strategy.
Sporting CP Champions 4-1-4-1 DM
Sporting CP Champions 4-1-4-1 DM
43005   10217   1  
Using this FM 2018 tactic I took Sporting CP to the top of Europe! Won Champions of the Liga NOS, Taça de Portugal and UEFA Champions League in the first season!
Scoring Machine 4-4-2
Scoring Machine 4-4-2
51662   14439   3  
With this FM 2018 tactic, you should be able to score plenty of goals and defend very well. Just be patient until the players familiarize themselves with the tactic.
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.
Sarri Tactics for FM18 | Sarriball 4-3-3
Sarri Tactics for FM18 | Sarriball 4-3-3
43290   5126   3  
My FM 2018 representation of Maurizio Sarri's 4-3-3 system he has used at Napoli with some tweaks due to limitations in the match engine.
Sacuri's Spearhead 3.0 FM18 Tactic
Sacuri's Spearhead 3.0 FM18 Tactic
137280   33200   20  
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
Roy Keane's Tactical Majesty - Winning and Surviving
Roy Keane's Tactical Majesty - Winning and Surviving
15721   1998  
Transform a relegated burn side into a winner. Replicating the miracle of season 2006-7 with Sunderland of 2018-19. A set of 2 tactics for FM18.
Radomir Antic Tactical Miracle-Meet Serbian Wonder Maker
Radomir Antic Tactical Miracle-Meet Serbian Wonder Maker
14394   1981  
A person who coached Atletico Madrid,barcelona and Real Madrid cannot have a problem to deal with mbapes of this world.
Quicksta's 4-2-3-1 Possession | FM 2018 Tactic
Quicksta's 4-2-3-1 Possession | FM 2018 Tactic
353689   98199   50  
I have used this FM18 tactic with Man Utd for 2 seasons; winning the Premier League, Champions League & Super Cup! Requires inside forwards.
Quantum 4-1-3-2 Tactic for FM18
Quantum 4-1-3-2 Tactic for FM18
52233   10400   3  
Extremely fluid tactic for FM 2018 focused on possession, discipline and restricting opponents from playing football. I like to call this "Creeping Suffocation".
Pressure Makes Diamonds FM18 Tactic
Pressure Makes Diamonds FM18 Tactic
55263   6763   6  
A 433 gegen press tactic for FM 2018 that is based on aspects from the Mentality Ladder guide. Play great football, quick press, dynamic organized chaos!
PPW'18 (Pass Possession Win) Tactic
PPW'18 (Pass Possession Win) Tactic
58036   10635   4  
This FM 2018 tactic is based on passing, possession and high pressing. Inspired by Zidane's Real Madrid (pass onto area, less crossing).
Possession is Everything - FM18 tactic
Possession is Everything - FM18 tactic
40205   5825   4  
"Keep the ball in your possession to win". Been using this tactic for many years, and eventually returned to it on FM 2018 as well. Tested with PAOK.
Pirate Poacher 3-4-1-2-by Vujevic
Pirate Poacher 3-4-1-2-by Vujevic
23581   3723   1  
An asymmetric 3-4-1-2 tactic for FM 2018 that requires a top notch poacher. Won division titles with Bologna, Deportivo and Bournemouth in 1st season.
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.

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