About the GameThey say football is a game of opinions and everyone has theirs, but itu2019s only yours that counts around here.
You make the decisions now, from who you sign and who you sell, to how you manage your budget. Will you build tactics around the players at your disposal or train them in your vision of how the game should be played? Who you pick and who you bench will affect squad harmony, and itu2019s up to you to manage it. Every decision comes back to you.
Get it right and youu2019ll be the star of the show, grabbing the newspaper headlines and dominating trends on social media. Theyu2019ll write your name in footballing folkloreu2026if you succeed, of course.
With unparalleled choices both on and off the pitch, all within the immersive footballing world, itu2019s time to decide what kind of manager do you want to be?
- Try your hand in 50 of the biggest footballing countries
- Win the title with any one of worldu2019s top 2500 clubs
- Play the transfer market with over 600,000 real players and staff
- Watch your football vision come to life before your very eyes
All purchases of Football Manager 2018 also include a free copy of Football Manager Touch 2018 for PC/Mac and Linux.
New for this season!
Dynamics u2013 A harmonious squad produces better results on the pitch. By building partnerships amongst your players u2013 both on and off the pitch u2013 and maintaining a good dressing room atmosphere youu2019ll get the best performances out of your squad.
Matchday Live u2013 A brand new graphics engine produces the best lighting, stadiums and player models in the seriesu2019 history, alongside a sleeker match interface and modernised presentation that bring your fixtures to life.
Real World Scouting System u2013 A true-to-life representation of the techniques used by the worldu2019s biggest clubs including more detailed data analysis that, combined with a wider range of scouting options, give you a better overview of any potential signing.
Sports Science u2013 The new Medical Centre gives you a more complete overview of your squadu2019s injury situation, with your medical team providing advice on feedback on individual playersu2019 injury risks and how to avoid injuries occurring during training.
Tactics u2013 A redesigned tactics screen puts analysis at its heart, giving you a clear view of whether your tactic is working. The new pre-match briefing allows you to be better prepared for your upcoming fixtures, while new player roles give you more ways to exploit your playersu2019 abilities.
Fantasy Draft u2013 Redesigned with a new interface that is perfect for streaming and with several new setup options that help tailor the Fantasy Draft experience to you, including a bigger squad budget and a Quick Start option.
Football Intelligence u2013 A realistic transfer market that reflects the inflated transfer fees and contract values, more clauses to help finalise that blockbuster deal and the more intelligent transfer and board AI that take into account more contextual information from the game world