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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
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Attacking 4-2-3-1 - Quicksta Gegenpress V2.0
Attacking 4-2-3-1 - Quicksta Gegenpress V2.0
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Great FM21 Gegenpress Tactic that worked wonders with Dortmund.
FM21 Double Broken Tactic
FM21 Double Broken Tactic
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Over 100+ Points in 1 season, 110+ Goals and positions. These tactics have aggression and brutal form with More and More Possession and Goals.
Pep Guardiola's Barcelona Masterpiece 4-3-3
Pep Guardiola's Barcelona Masterpiece 4-3-3
134542   33562   26  
Recreating the all-conquering Barcelona team assembled by Pep Guardiola for FM 2021. The greatest club side in the modern era.
Jurgen Klopp LFC 2019-20 Tactics for FM21 by RDF
Jurgen Klopp LFC 2019-20 Tactics for FM21 by RDF
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Klopp's LFC tactics for FM 2021. Gegenpressing still plays a vital role in Klopp’s tactics, although at Liverpool the pressing approach has become more proactive.
Counter Attacking 3412 for Underdogs
Counter Attacking 3412 for Underdogs
81924   21275   5  
Counter Attacking tactic designed for the underdog, works for everyone. Fulham 7th into Europe, Liverpool 104 points – Original Squads.
Real Life Football Tactics Recreated for Football Manager 2021
Real Life Football Tactics Recreated for Football Manager 2021
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Emulating the tactics of real life managers on Football Manager 2021.
The Professor Ralf Rangnick's Red Bulls 4-2-2-2
The Professor Ralf Rangnick's Red Bulls 4-2-2-2
74201   21841   19  
Recreating the high octane football of Ralf Rangnick's Leipzig. Unbeaten in the Bundesliga scoring 102 goals and only conceding 23.
4-2-3-1 Road to Glory / FM21 Tiki Taka Tactics
4-2-3-1 Road to Glory / FM21 Tiki Taka Tactics
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4-3-3 Pressing Wingplay by AUTFabi
4-3-3 Pressing Wingplay by AUTFabi
57337   13467   6  
Proven tactic for FM2021 that works for every team. My go-to tactic for every FM with magnificent results consistently.
LSPlaysFM's Unbreakable Diamond - 105 Pts, 3.00 GPG, Unbeaten Seasons & More!
LSPlaysFM's Unbreakable Diamond - 105 Pts, 3.00 GPG, Unbeaten Seasons & More!
57234   14363   26  
4-1-2-1-2 Tactic Great At Scoring Goals! 62 Serie A Games Unbeaten & 105 Pts, Treble With Liverpool & Norwich, 3.00 GPG - Includes 21.3.0 Tactic Tweak
Best Possession & Goals FM21 Tactic by RDF x FMScout
Best Possession & Goals FM21 Tactic by RDF x FMScout
57195   14517   9  
Been looking for the best Possession based tactic? Look no further! Not only for nice football but also scores PLENTY of goals!
Conte’s Juventus tactic (2011-14) DOMINATE every match! 105 points!
Conte’s Juventus tactic (2011-14) DOMINATE every match! 105 points!
52030   13845   4  
The tactic follows the steps of the first 3 years of Juventus winning cycle, coached by Conte, who took it from two 7th places to win 3 league titles in a row.
Invincible Goal Galore: 3-4-1-2
Invincible Goal Galore: 3-4-1-2
48611   11081   3  
A tactic that guarantees you to be the top goalscorers in any competition. Works with good players in defence. Otherwise you'll end up conceding a lot of goals.
WIN ALL Attacking 4-2-3-1 Wide
45579   12790   6  
I was able to win all competitions with SL Benfica using this tactic.
Klopp's Yellow Wall 4-2-3-1
Klopp's Yellow Wall 4-2-3-1
45461   8913   7  
Recreating the Dortmund tactics used by Klopp. Won the domestic double with Haaland scoring 38 goals In the league.
Steven Gerrard's 4-3-3 Rangers Recreation
Steven Gerrard's 4-3-3 Rangers Recreation
45156   10465   4  
This Gerrard recreation for FM21 looks to win the ball back and attack at speed, with lots of crosses coming in from the wider spaces. This creates chances!
Rinus Michels - Total Football Ajax Inspired 3-4-3 Tactic
Rinus Michels - Total Football Ajax Inspired 3-4-3 Tactic
43532   9013   18  
Rinus Michels, named Coach of the Century by FIFA in 1999. With this tactic you should expect lots of possession, high pressing and also plenty of goals!
Nuno's Wolves 3-4-3 by RDF
Nuno's Wolves 3-4-3 by RDF
41306   9838   4  
This FM 2021 tactic is a replication of Nuno Espírito Santo at Wolves and has a look at why they've been successful thus far.
Winning Champions League / Unbeaten FM21 Tactic
Winning Champions League / Unbeaten FM21 Tactic
40769   7337   5  
I created this FM21 tactic for big matches. It's very successful. Tested with Galatasaray.
4-3-3 Yiğido v1.58 - FM21 Tactic
4-3-3 Yiğido v1.58 - FM21 Tactic
40255   8091   11  
I created an ideal tactic for mid-level and low-level teams and leagues. It may not give the expected effect for high-level teams. I suggest you read the explanations.Thank you for your attention. See you on another tactic!
Quadruple Winning 5-2-1-2 by LSPlaysFM
Quadruple Winning 5-2-1-2 by LSPlaysFM
38776   8719   6  
Do you want to win everything in FM21? Then Take A Look At My Quadruple Winning Tactic For FM21 which won every competition I was in!
Saint Hasenhüttl 4-4-2 Press
Saint Hasenhüttl 4-4-2 Press
38398   6503   2  
Recreating the pressing football used by Ralph Hasenhüttl's Southampton in Football Manager 2021 to great effect.
Dominant mixture of Klopp & Pep philosophy
Dominant mixture of Klopp & Pep philosophy
38391   12984   3  
Double pivot, very much balanced on both ends, relentless pressing, patient in attack but with quick movement.
4-1-4-1 The Composer
4-1-4-1 The Composer
38172   4952   13  
This FM 2021 tactic is designed around the RPM; he is the hub that makes the team tick. Won the treble with Spurs scoring over 100 goals.
Goal Hoarder
Goal Hoarder
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High-scoring 3-5-2 tactic for FM 2021 with water-proof defence. 117 points with Hull City first season.
Klopp + Guardiola 4-3-3 Combo Tactic by RDF
Klopp + Guardiola 4-3-3 Combo Tactic by RDF
35778   8204   1  
This FM 2021 tactic is what happens when you combine Klopp and Guardiola tactical styles together. You create goals, possession and even a great defence!
The Tinkerman's Unbelievables 4-4-2
The Tinkerman's Unbelievables 4-4-2
34700   6324   5  
Recreating the tactics of Claudio Ranieri that took Leicester to the unthinkable, a Premier League title! The Tinkerman's Foxes is a 442 cautious tactic for FM 2021.
Orbit the Enganche 4-3-1-2
Orbit the Enganche 4-3-1-2
34456   5903   4  
A possession-based tactic for FM2021 that aims to get the best out of the Enganche. 2nd with both Valencia and Arsenal and 7th with West Brom.
Pep Guardiola's 4-3-3 Masterclass
Pep Guardiola's 4-3-3 Masterclass
33889   8074   5  
Replicating Guardiola's tactics at Manchester City during the 2020/21 season for FM 2021. Plus tactical analysis on video.
4-2-4 Helium
4-2-4 Helium
33554   5938   4  
This is a very high-scoring attacking tactic for FM2021, lots of goals and chances created.

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