Finding the best formation FIFA 18 is not easy for the beginning players. FIFA 18 offers 25 different formations which could be quite overwhelming. So find thing the right formation really depends on your play style. But in fact there is not real a best formation in FIFA 18. Every gamer has his own playstyle so what works for us does not necessary will work for you. Still have a look at by us recommended formations for the starters below.
Best Formation FIFA 18
Last year with the introduction of the new game engine the game got already quite slow in FIFA 18 it got even slower.
But when it comes to choosing formation this are not different from FIFA 17. If you are coming from FIFA 16 that you will need some time to get used to the new play style. Our recommendation is to choose simple formation to start with. Or in fact choose 2-3 to try which one is the best for you or in case you need to adapt to an strong opponent to have a switch option without being totally surprised.
When it comes to the formation some may or may not work out for you it really depends on your playstyle the set of players you have, so feel free to try a different combination. It’s extremely important to choose an formation that fits your starting team. Once you get more players on the way you can than easily try more complex formations.
As noted above there is no best formation FIFA 18 you will need to adapt sometimes to beat your opponent. The point is to step out of your comfort zone at the right time when the situation arises. Also remember: every set of FIFA 18 players team has their ‘best formation’, so it’s your job to find it!
Best Formation FIFA 18: 4-4-2
This formation is our for couple year now and is also very popular in real life. The reason we recommend this one for starting players is because this formation is known for the good defending structure. Problem of this very popular formation is that many players know how to tackle it. So a good combination of quality midfielders and attackers is a must for this formation to work.
Best formation to use against 4-4-2: 4-5-1
Best Formation FIFA 18: 4-3-3
Second favorite and also most used in real life in many varieties. It’s biggest pro is that you can use it with attacking wingers, players who need a good cross. If you are a player that who uses a lot of crosses, that this is the formation for you! Remember to combine two fast attacking wingers with an centrum striker who has good jumping and heading,
Best formation to use against 4-3-3: 4-1-4-1
Best Formation FIFA 18: 4-1-2-1-2
Is let’s say a more exotic formation with its dynamic midfield. You will need two fast ‘wing midfielders’ and a good attacking midfielder, but if you have that, this formation might become your favorite! This team is all about pace, but that is just the thing we like about it.
Best formation to use against 4-1-2-1-2: 4-5-1
Best Formation FIFA 18: 4-2-3-1
This formation is also one for the defending players, because of the four defenders and two defending midfielders. With this formation you can lean back and wait for a good counter moment but you will need to invest in fast attacking players, as they need to be of a high level. Especially your striker needs be of a higher level to score a lot, because most of the time he will be the only one up front!
Best formation to use against 4-2-3-1: 3-5-2
Best Formation FIFA 18: 3-5-2
The formation used by the famous Dutch coach van Gaal in the World Championship who made it quite fare with not the strongest team. Since then this formation has gain a lot of popularity with the FIFA players. The key element in your squad will be the attacking midfielder, so you will need to invest a lot of coins in him!
Best formation to use against 3-5-2: 4-3-2-1
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