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Unlock Germany, China, South Korea and Japan national teams in FM19

How to make the German, Chinese, South Korean and Japanese national teams playable in Football Manager 2019.
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Stam's avatar Administrators Stam 2018-10-13 13:21
gr 2498 posts 899 likes joined Oct 03, 2006
As with previously installments of Football Manager, FM19 has certain files that will prevent you from managing certain national teams and from current real players showing up in their rosters due to licensing issues.

The national teams with the problem:
  • Germany
  • China
  • South Korea
  • Japan

How to fix

Fixing this is relatively simple.

Go to:

Windows
Program Files (x86) \ Steam \ steamapps \ common \ Football Manager 2019 \ data \ database \ db \ 1910 \ lnc \ all

Mac
[username] > library > Application support > Steam > steamapps >common > Football Manager 2019 > data > database > db > 1910 > lnc > all

Here you will find 3 or more files:
  • fake.lnc
  • lic_dan_swe_fra.lnc
  • nleague.lnc.
Simply delete these 3 files and create a new savegame, or wait until the next time international squads are announced on your current savegame.

Note: If your saved game was started before the 19.1.0 patch, you need to repeat the steps above to the 1901 folder as well.

Here is the complete list of what is unlocked by deleting them:
  • National teams of Germany, China, South Korea and Japan become playable.
  • Enable player pics for national teams of The Netherlands and France.
  • Fix real name of Oliver Kahn (he's with nickname Jens Mustermann).
  • Fix names for various Danish, Swedish and French competitions.
  • Restore real players for the team Albirex Niigata (Singapore).
  • Fix colors and names for various clubs, stadiums, cities in Asian countries.

Enjoy :)




Football Manager 2019 Real Names Licence Fix

Our exclusive FM 2019 Real Names License Fix updates competitions, clubs and awards with their real names, but also fixes the problems with the aforementioned national teams.
This post was edited by Stam (2018-10-30 16:49, 2 weeks ago)
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danLN07's avatar Group danLN07 2018-10-21 15:56
gb 1 posts joined Oct 21, 2018
Can anyone confirm if this has worked in the beta please as I've done everything i have read and know from previous FM series and it's not working?
KOSGS1's avatar Group KOSGS1 2018-10-21 19:37
00 1 posts joined Oct 08, 2018
Can confirm this worked for me

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