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FM 2015 Tactics

FM 2015 Tactics

Find and share successful tactics in Football Manager 2015
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? This is what you’ll learn in this guide.


FM15: The Genom Series part 1, the 4-4-2
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A series of tactics that I have conjured up during my 3 years time playing. Each of the tactics were made with mid table sides in mind. Roles are relatively simple and easy to implement.
4-2-3-1 Possession Tactic
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Dominating possession tactic best suited for big teams. Inspired by Guardiola's Bayern.
Everton 4-2-3-1 Attacking Maestro
Everton 4-2-3-1 Attacking Maestro
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A fluid, attacking tactic for FM 2015, which can be used for Everton.
Klopp Gegenpressing FM15
Klopp Gegenpressing FM15
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Attempt to mimic Klopp's high intensity "heavy metal" football in Football Manager 2015.
3-4-1-2 Counter - FM15 Tactic
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Great counter attacking tactic for Football Manager 2015 that creates lots of chances!
Eradication 2-5-3
Eradication 2-5-3
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A highly attacking tactic for FM 2015 of which you'll see plenty of goals being scored. Originally posted on Steam Workshop.
De Medeiros 2-3-3-2
De Medeiros 2-3-3-2
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An amazing tactic I made for FM15 which I've been using since 2005 with great results. Try it and let me know how it works for you.
Attacking 4-2-3-1 with PSV
Attacking 4-2-3-1 with PSV
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Great FM15 tactic for teams with good AMC's. Took charge of PSV at 14th place with 10 games into the league and finished as champions.
Man Utd's 4-3-1-2 Fluid Attack
Man Utd's 4-3-1-2 Fluid Attack
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This is a fluid attack system for FM15 that utilizes wing-backs for extra width and three midfielders as supporters for both attack and defense.
If England did Tika-Taka
If England did Tika-Taka
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An attempt on combining the playing style of England's Euro 96 team with an element of tika taka. A tactic for Football Manager 2015.
MK Dons Glory 4-2-3-1
MK Dons Glory 4-2-3-1
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Using these 2 tactics I managed to easily win the Sky Bet League 1 with MK Dons on Football Manager 2015.
AlexBica 3-4-1-2 Massacre
AlexBica 3-4-1-2 Massacre
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High pressure, possession and fast attacking football. My favourite tactic in Football Manager 2015, I hope you like it!
Éder Luís Barça 2-1-2-5 for FM15
Éder Luís Barça 2-1-2-5 for FM15
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A Football Manager 2015 tactic inspired by God Guardiola. Playing without defenders, with many passes, very attacking. The result is goal goal goal!
Lavrador 4-3-2-1
Lavrador 4-3-2-1
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Successfully tested with Lyon, Fiorentina, Chelsea and Sporting CP. Managed to win the domestic leagues on the 2nd season with both Lyon and Fiorentina.
Mourinho + Ancelotti FM15 Symbiosis
Mourinho + Ancelotti FM15 Symbiosis
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Defend like Jose Mourinho, attack like Carlo Ancelotti. A combination of Inter's 2010/11 defensive system with the counterattacking system of Real Madrid 2013/14.
Title-Winning 4-3-1-2 West Ham Tactic
Title-Winning 4-3-1-2 West Ham Tactic
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Won Barclays Premier League and the FA Cup in my 3rd season with West Ham, with this FM15 tactic.
Atletico Madrid 4-4-2 Domestic Double
Atletico Madrid 4-4-2 Domestic Double
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I have created a FM15 tactic for Atletico Madrid and have managed to win the league and cup double with them in the 1st season!
∆ TESSELLATE FM15 Tactic
∆ TESSELLATE FM15 Tactic
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Very offensive tactic for Football Manager 2015 that is also very solid at defense.
FM15 Tactic: 4-4-2 Solid and Deadly
FM15 Tactic: 4-4-2 Solid and Deadly
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A modern deep, compact, counterattacking 4-4-2 tactic for Football Manager 2015, inspired by Diego Simeone's Atlético Madrid.
Borussia Dortmund 4-2-3-1 Narrow
Borussia Dortmund 4-2-3-1 Narrow
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On the latest installment of Tactical Tuesday, I use Dortmund and try to find a system that suits them best in Football Manager 2015.
Ancelotti / Real Madrid Style / 4-3-3
Ancelotti / Real Madrid Style / 4-3-3
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This FM15 tactic was successfully tested with Real Madrid on 15.3.2. Originally created by CroMadridista for FM14.
Chelsea "Invincible" 4-2DM-3-1
Chelsea "Invincible" 4-2DM-3-1
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I have used this formation for years in my long term save (currently in the 2035-36 season) and I have won the title for 14 years in a row and done an invincible season and also picking up many domestic and Champions League titles.
Arsene Wenger 4-2-3-1 System
Arsene Wenger 4-2-3-1 System
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Trying to replicate Wenger's style of attacking football on Football Manager 2015. High possession and lot of clear cut chances.
Samba Strike 3-4-2-1
Samba Strike 3-4-2-1
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Explosive & Entertaining - Renovating Samba Soccer to compete in the 21st century. A Football Manager 2015 tactic.
Porto "Invincible" 4-2-4
Porto "Invincible" 4-2-4
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With this FM 2015 tactic I took Porto through the league season unbeaten, winning 1 domestic cup and being runner up in the other and also reaching the Champions League Semi's.
Di Matteo's Schalke Tactics for FM15
Di Matteo's Schalke Tactics for FM15
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A very fluid 4-2-4 attacking style for FM 2015 as used by Roberto Di Matteo in the Champions League quarter finals against R. Madrid.
RFP's 4-3-1-2 Dominator
RFP's 4-3-1-2 Dominator
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An attacking Football Manager 2015 tactic, successfully tested with Kongsvinger IL and Barca.
Possession 3-2-2-2-1 asymmetric
Possession 3-2-2-2-1 asymmetric
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Possession and shot happy asymmetric tactic for Football Manager 2015 created with standard Newcastle Utd team in mind.
Rensie’s 4-2-3-1 Tactic
Rensie’s 4-2-3-1 Tactic
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From Scotland fifth tier to the Premier League and Europa League glory with Spartans FC. Fast and direct style of play for Football Manager 2015.
HY 4-2-3-1 Attack
HY 4-2-3-1 Attack
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The most important point is DR and DL. If you have good attacking full backs I think this FM 2015 tactic will be successful to you.

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