Improved 360 movement and dribbling
Total freedom over passing and shooting – In-depth look at passing
Emphasis on total control
Power gauges on all shots, passes and headers
Speed stars – Not too much information, but they seem to separate the ‘elite’ players from the rest movement wise
Shot & Stamina Gauge – Low stamina affects strength and pass/shot accuracy
No AI intervening during matches
Improved defensive AI
Re-worked all animation elements
Much improved jostling
Larger variety of tackles
Speed gauge to determine pace of the game
Reworked feint and trick system. Map multiple tricks to right stick
Harder difficulty level.
6 levels of difficulty in total, with 1 secret
Improved goalkeeper animations and intelligence
New penalty system
Reworked throw in system
Enhanced facial animations
Motion blur on replays
Skin tight shirts
More natural lighting
Overhauled interface and presentation
New camera angles, more TV broadcast style which vary depending on stadium
Scoreboard now says team names instead of badges
Match statistics appear during game under scoreboard ie number of shots/corners
Jim Beglin new co-commentator
Improved commentary script and implementation
Improved stadium atmosphere, crowd cheers and jeers
Master League available online
New drag and drop tactical system
Tactical timeline option to implement strategies at certain times or situations
Slider bars changed from 0-100 to 0-20
More emphasis on strategies
Hexagon graph now back
Become a Legend
“players are cast as an upcoming starlet and strive to earn major honours and become the world’s greatest player”.
In the locker room, the manager gives you clear instructions on tactics to be used, your tasks, expected play area on the pitch, and player you have to mark, etc. Instructions change depending on situation of your team.
Manager gives you feedback on your achievement of given tasks including play area and tactics for you after the match.
Receive evaluation messages and rating from the manager.
Users will be able to recognise how much trust your manager has in you and level of your contribution to the team. This will make users have a sense of accomplishment after the match.
Licenses are always being acquired and may change. Only listed are newly confirmed licenses.
Argentina – Colon, Estudiantes, Lanus. Newell’s Old Boys, Velez Sarsfield
Bolivia – Club Blooming, Club Bolivar, Real Potosi
Brazil – Corinthians, Cruzeiro, Flamengo, Internacional
Chile – Universidad de Chile
Colombia – Independiente Medellin, Junior, Once Caldas
Ecuador – Deportivo Quito, Emelec
Mexico – Estudiantes Tecos, Monterrey, San Luis
Peru – Allianza Lima, Juan Aurich
Paraguay – Cerro Porteno, Club Libertad, Club Nacional
Uruguay – Atletico Cerro
Venezuela – Caracas, Deportivo Italia, Deportivo Tachira