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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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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
253664   66472   75  
Over 100+ Points in 1 season, 110+ Goals and positions. These tactics have aggression and brutal form with More and More Possession and Goals.
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. List updated on June 29th.
Pep Guardiola's Barcelona Masterpiece 4-3-3
Pep Guardiola's Barcelona Masterpiece 4-3-3
198485   50646   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
122591   33919   5  
Counter Attacking tactic designed for the underdog, works for everyone. Fulham 7th into Europe, Liverpool 104 points – Original Squads.
Conte’s Juventus tactic (2011-14) DOMINATE every match! 105 points! (+ VIDEOS)
Conte’s Juventus tactic (2011-14) DOMINATE every match! 105 points! (+ VIDEOS)
116704   33601   13  
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.
The Professor Ralf Rangnick's Red Bulls 4-2-2-2
The Professor Ralf Rangnick's Red Bulls 4-2-2-2
99362   29192   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
88422   19339   3  
LSPlaysFM's Unbreakable Diamond - 105 Pts, 3.00 GPG, Unbeaten Seasons & More!
LSPlaysFM's Unbreakable Diamond - 105 Pts, 3.00 GPG, Unbeaten Seasons & More!
82504   20921   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
Invincible Goal Galore: 3-4-1-2
Invincible Goal Galore: 3-4-1-2
78335   17853   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.
Best Possession & Goals FM21 Tactic by RDF x FMScout
Best Possession & Goals FM21 Tactic by RDF x FMScout
77252   18970   9  
Been looking for the best Possession based tactic? Look no further! Not only for nice football but also scores PLENTY of goals!
4-3-3 Pressing Wingplay by AUTFabi
4-3-3 Pressing Wingplay by AUTFabi
73608   16703   6  
Proven tactic for FM2021 that works for every team. My go-to tactic for every FM with magnificent results consistently.
Klopp's Yellow Wall 4-2-3-1
Klopp's Yellow Wall 4-2-3-1
61508   11789   7  
Recreating the Dortmund tactics used by Klopp. Won the domestic double with Haaland scoring 38 goals In the league.
3-4-1-2 Bulldozer // Mbappe + Haaland scored 211 goals in a season
3-4-1-2 Bulldozer // Mbappe + Haaland scored 211 goals in a season
60231   21441   15  
An incredibly offensive tactic for FM 2021 that made Haaland and Mbappe jointly scored 211 goals in one season! Fantastic results, total football and an incredible number of goals!
Winning Champions League / Unbeaten FM21 Tactic
Winning Champions League / Unbeaten FM21 Tactic
60190   10767   6  
I created this FM21 tactic for big matches. It's very successful. Tested with Galatasaray.
Unstoppable 433 GYRFM AVALANCHE
Unstoppable 433 GYRFM AVALANCHE
58394   19800   11  
A tactic for all leagues and has been successful wherever it was tested. League win with Lyon, Liverpool had a great season and Dortmund won everything.
Nuno's Wolves 3-4-3 by RDF
Nuno's Wolves 3-4-3 by RDF
57617   13573   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.
Rinus Michels - Total Football Ajax Inspired 3-4-3 Tactic
Rinus Michels - Total Football Ajax Inspired 3-4-3 Tactic
56717   11504   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!
Lie Cheat Steal v2 by FMStinger | FM21 Tactic w/ Set Pieces
Lie Cheat Steal v2 by FMStinger | FM21 Tactic w/ Set Pieces
56272   14461   3  
200+ Goals and Points in 2 seasons. A 4-4-2 variation, highly recommended for lower league management. Set piece routines included.
Steven Gerrard's 4-3-3 Rangers Recreation
Steven Gerrard's 4-3-3 Rangers Recreation
55761   12675   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!
Dominant mixture of Klopp & Pep philosophy
Dominant mixture of Klopp & Pep philosophy
52460   18152   5  
Double pivot, very much balanced on both ends, relentless pressing, patient in attack but with quick movement.
Quadruple Winning 5-2-1-2 by LSPlaysFM
Quadruple Winning 5-2-1-2 by LSPlaysFM
51780   10635   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!
WIN ALL Attacking 4-2-3-1 Wide
50554   13722   6  
I was able to win all competitions with SL Benfica using this tactic.
Pep Guardiola's 4-3-3 Masterclass
Pep Guardiola's 4-3-3 Masterclass
49931   11227   5  
Replicating Guardiola's tactics at Manchester City during the 2020/21 season for FM 2021. Plus tactical analysis on video.
Klopp + Guardiola 4-3-3 Combo Tactic by RDF
Klopp + Guardiola 4-3-3 Combo Tactic by RDF
49728   11467   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!
Shevyi 433
Shevyi 433
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My vision of football as a junior coach in real life. This is my 4-3-3 idea of football adapted to FM 2021.
Saint Hasenhüttl 4-4-2 Press
Saint Hasenhüttl 4-4-2 Press
46892   7475   2  
Recreating the pressing football used by Ralph Hasenhüttl's Southampton in Football Manager 2021 to great effect.
Hansi Flick's Bayern Munich 4-2-3-1
Hansi Flick's Bayern Munich 4-2-3-1
46484   12588   12  
Dominate possession, score goals and suffocate teams with this recreation for FM 2021. 91 goals scored with 11 conceded won the league by 27 points!
Goal Hoarder
Goal Hoarder
45811   9672   6  
High-scoring 3-5-2 tactic for FM 2021 with water-proof defence. 117 points with Hull City first season.

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