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Football Manager 2021 Tactics

Football Manager 2021 Tactics

Find successful Football Manager 2021 tactics to download. Share your best FM 2021 tactics to help fellow managers struggling to create good FM21 tactics.

How to create a successful tactic on Football Manager
What makes a tactic successful? Which factors can we fine-tune until we get ourselves a tactic that works? What steps to take? Read this guide.
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3-5-2 Adit's Perfection
3-5-2 Adit's Perfection
39581   11727   2  
A superb fm21 fantastic attacking tactic, loads of goals, winning league title, UCL title, 198 league goals a season?? No way! :D Gun guarantee!!! Try yourself.
FM21 Tactic: 433 Corner Machine
FM21 Tactic: 433 Corner Machine
27862   6156  
This is a FM21 tactic to score a lot of goals from set piece situations.
433 Leeds on FM21
433 Leeds on FM21
14212   2041  
Leeds ended up with a surprising result in one of my saves, so I tested their FM21 tactic.
433 Strasbourg on FM21
433 Strasbourg on FM21
9010   892  
Strasbourg did a really good season in one of my saves, so I decided to test their FM21 tactic.
4411 Bordeaux on FM21
4411 Bordeaux on FM21
6851   864  
Bordeaux did a really good season in one of my saves, so I wanted to test their FM21 tactic.
4312 Borussia Dortmund on FM21
4312 Borussia Dortmund on FM21
12859   2504  
Borussia Dortmund in one of my saves won the Bundesliga using this FM21 tactic, so I decided to try it out.
4231 Brentford on FM21
4231 Brentford on FM21
15233   2432  
Brentford did a really good season in one of my FM21 saves, so I decided to break down the tactic they used.
FM21 Tactic: 442 Trequartista + False 9
FM21 Tactic: 442 Trequartista + False 9
11301   1619  
I decided to create a FM21 tactic using atypical role as strikers. Having a narrow width requires having smart players with good positioning and off the ball movement.
3421 Ivan Juric's Torino
3421 Ivan Juric's Torino
14727   1541  
With this tactic I try to replicate the philosophy of Ivan Juric managing Torino
442 RB Leipzig on FM21
442 RB Leipzig on FM21
12399   1832  
In one of my FM21 saves, RB Leipzig won the Bundesliga, so I decided to try out that tactic
4231 PSG on FM21
4231 PSG on FM21
21905   4511  
This is a 4-2-3-1 tactic Pochettino used in one of my FM21 saves, so I decided to give it a try!
4231 Bologna / FM21 Tiki Taka Tactic
4231 Bologna / FM21 Tiki Taka Tactic
18081   3361  
In one of my FM21 saves, Bologna performed really well in Serie A, placing in Europa League zone, therefore I decided to try out that tactic.
Mancini's Euro 2021 Italy Tactics
26613   4476  
Tactics of Roberto Mancini's Italy, champion of Europe 2021.
Luuxva's Best Set-Pieces Routine Tactic
80800   22119  
My best routine tactics with more goal scoring and not concede many goals in Set-Pieces.
League Winning Low Tempo FM21 Tactic
26902   4880  
No Messi, No Problem. Barca won the league with a low tempo 4-2-3-1.
The 3412 Smith-Ball
17818  
A solid back 3 tactic for FM 2021 that utilises wingers as well as the number 10. With an extremely high tempo and attacking football.
FM21 Tactic for elite and sub top teams
29877   5270  
This FM 2021 tactic can be used for elite and sub-top teams. During away matches the mentality can be changed according to the game is going.
Anchor Man - Underdog FM21 Tactic
24943   4011  
This FM21 tactic is to get a three-man midfield with Anchorman to help to pass the balls upfront from BPD. Tested with Aston Villa, got good results.
Perfect 3-4-3 or 5-2-3 for FM21
38202   7117  
Perfect tactic with very good defensive and scoring nice goals, once your team adapts on this FM21 tactic you will be a winning side.
Claudio Ranieri 4-4-2 Sampdoria
14055   2307  
Fast and wide direct counter 4-4-2 system using both flanks to quick distribution with pressing forwards and central midfilders flow into final third.
Gian Piero Gasperini 3-4-3 Atalanta
26884   4773   3  
Chance creation from midfield. Multiple combinations. Using of wing-backs and positional exchanges.High pressure at all cost. Gasperini's style is unparalleled.
Maurizio Sarri 4-3-3 Lazio // FM21 Tactic
Maurizio Sarri 4-3-3 Lazio // FM21 Tactic
34169   5682   3  
The Sarriball nickname is the possession play of the team. Sarri wants Lazio to play through the opposition in the central areas.
Julian Nagelsmann 4-3-2-1 Bayern // FM21 Tactic
Julian Nagelsmann 4-3-2-1 Bayern // FM21 Tactic
54191   14099  
Minimizing team’s width and overloading the penalty area remain two key features of Nagelsmann’s game plan at Bayern Munich. Replicating Nagelsmann tactics at Bayern in FM21.
4-2-4 Gegenpress Goal Machine Tactic
4-2-4 Gegenpress Goal Machine Tactic
57337   14817   2  
After 4 seasons i won the Eredivisie and since the first title Fortuna Sittard became one of the best teams in Eredivisie. I dominate the Dutch teams home/away.
Manchester Gegenpressing FM21 Tactic
Manchester Gegenpressing FM21 Tactic
27724   8977   1  
Tactic for the two Manchester Rivals. Won Champions League, FA Cup with United, and League with City. Positive mentality with GEGENPRESS.
Redefining the 4-4-2 Magnet & Steel
Redefining the 4-4-2 Magnet & Steel
37884   7803  
A possession-based 4-4-2 tactic for FM 2021 that guarantees goals and beautiful football. 3rd place with Aston Villa.
3-4-2-1 FB 2021 Vitor
9375   644  
Vitor Pereira 3-4-3 Fenerbahce // FM21 Best Tactic
Vitor Pereira 3-4-3 Fenerbahce // FM21 Best Tactic
22948   3126   2  
Very close to tactical understanding of Vitor Pereira at Fenerbahce. A tactic for FM 2021.
FM21 Tactic: MacAttack 2-3-3-2 v1.4
FM21 Tactic: MacAttack 2-3-3-2 v1.4
23397   3230   1  
Top rated FM21 tactic for goals scored and overall goal difference on Kippa9's FM tactic encyclopedia. 8th for overall points total. Free flowing attacking football.
FM21 Tactic: Panda Express
FM21 Tactic: Panda Express
24073   3667  
4-2-3-1 formation. Creates a lot of chances. Tested with Brazil national team.

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