Football Manager 2021 | Patch 21.4.0 | Tactic Testing Result

The table below gives a good hint what tactics are the best for Football Manager 2021 - Patch 21.4.0

Please note, the test results have been translted into a typical season of 38 matches. We believe such "translation" gives the best gauge of the difference between the tactics.

Table Legend:

PLD - Total number of matches played

PTS - Average points per 38 matches.

G.D. - Average goal difference per 38 matches.

G.F. - Average goals scored per 38 matches.

G.A. - Average conceded per 38 matches.

545 Tactics Tested - 497,040 Matches Simulated
Order by:
Knap
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
67.0
+28
116
88
912
Matches
1,439
1
432
May 30, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
67.0
+26
84
58
912
Matches
4,342
0
547
Jun 22, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.9
+24
90
66
912
Matches
3,476
1
616
Aug 17, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.9
+30
109
79
912
Matches
247
0
175
Jul 4, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.9
+30
110
80
912
Matches
9,552
10
1,157
Jul 18, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.8
+25
76
51
912
Matches
5,306
6
1,033
Oct 14, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.6
+28
139
111
912
Matches
5,904
18
1,125
Sep 17, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.6
+27
82
55
912
Matches
4,720
0
977
Jun 21, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.6
+26
93
67
912
Matches
480
0
232
Aug 19, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.6
+23
92
69
912
Matches
246
0
227
Jul 8, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.5
+27
88
61
912
Matches
499
2
262
Sep 14, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.5
+25
76
51
912
Matches
3,631
0
384
Jun 27, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.5
+24
81
57
912
Matches
1,924
0
276
Feb 5, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.3
+25
88
63
912
Matches
1,282
11
354
Apr 6, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.3
+26
90
64
912
Matches
3,374
1
344
Dec 5, 2020
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.3
+23
104
81
912
Matches
2,659
2
451
Oct 10, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.2
+24
93
69
912
Matches
599
1
250
Oct 11, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.2
+24
91
67
912
Matches
5,188
3
771
Dec 21, 2020
ok
BJT
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.2
+26
109
83
912
Matches
2,171
0
303
Jun 13, 2021
ok
Knap
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
66.1
+24
116
92
912
Matches
Knap
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.9
+25
97
72
912
Matches
449
0
246
Jul 12, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.9
+21
89
68
912
Matches
1,993
13
367
Dec 18, 2020
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.8
+25
103
78
912
Matches
2,847
10
362
May 17, 2021
ok
ZaZ
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.6
+26
124
98
912
Matches
556
0
280
Jun 25, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.6
+20
72
52
912
Matches
2,345
1
438
Mar 29, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.5
+26
86
60
912
Matches
2,522
0
446
Jul 19, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.5
+23
81
58
912
Matches
428
0
200
Jul 4, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.5
+22
78
56
912
Matches
658
2
315
May 9, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.4
+24
83
59
912
Matches
274
0
388
Aug 18, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.3
+26
105
79
912
Matches
1,764
1
384
Jan 15, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.3
+23
117
94
912
Matches
547
4
241
Aug 29, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.3
+22
86
64
912
Matches
315
1
200
Jun 5, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.2
+25
82
57
912
Matches
210
0
188
Jun 24, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.2
+23
94
71
912
Matches
548
0
246
Oct 15, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.0
+22
84
62
912
Matches
393
0
196
Apr 19, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.0
+26
85
59
912
Matches
6,997
0
583
Feb 28, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.0
+23
74
51
912
Matches
2,096
0
432
Dec 11, 2020
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
65.0
+24
115
91
912
Matches
1,524
2
396
Jan 13, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.9
+26
97
71
912
Matches
4,189
0
440
Jun 18, 2021
ok
Knap
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.9
+20
77
57
912
Matches
1,600
0
273
May 16, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.9
+18
83
65
912
Matches
6,031
0
535
Nov 25, 2020
ok
BJT
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.7
+23
110
87
912
Matches
590
0
333
Sep 20, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.7
+18
68
50
912
Matches
5,866
6
682
Dec 11, 2020
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.7
+27
113
86
912
Matches
207
0
217
Jul 18, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.6
+21
77
56
912
Matches
2,147
2
337
Apr 18, 2021
ok
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.6
+21
80
59
912
Matches
698
2
257
Aug 22, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.4
+22
96
74
912
Matches
6,281
2
505
Jan 1, 2021
average
Knap
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.4
+19
77
58
912
Matches
1,608
0
277
Dec 25, 2020
average
Knap
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.3
+22
89
67
912
Matches
664
2
466
May 19, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.3
+20
69
49
912
Matches
409
0
287
Mar 27, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.2
+22
112
90
912
Matches
3,785
0
321
Dec 25, 2020
average
Knap
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.1
+27
114
87
912
Matches
317
0
390
Sep 17, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.1
+21
76
55
912
Matches
225
1
206
Jun 24, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.1
+23
94
71
912
Matches
2,487
2
327
Jun 29, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.1
+20
91
71
912
Matches
223
0
281
Mar 8, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
64.0
+22
98
76
912
Matches
405
0
295
Sep 25, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.9
+22
102
80
912
Matches
316
0
218
Jun 30, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.9
+21
91
70
912
Matches
8,680
2
1,447
Dec 19, 2020
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.9
+20
86
66
912
Matches
866
4
318
Jul 24, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.9
+22
104
82
912
Matches
298
0
236
Jul 3, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.9
+19
77
58
912
Matches
6,395
3
905
Jun 22, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.8
+15
64
49
912
Matches
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.7
+22
117
95
912
Matches
2,120
3
425
Dec 27, 2020
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.6
+22
117
95
912
Matches
558
0
296
Aug 20, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.6
+21
75
54
912
Matches
5,884
2
804
Dec 14, 2020
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.6
+19
85
66
912
Matches
3,416
2
626
Feb 24, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.5
+22
110
88
912
Matches
369
1
221
Aug 28, 2021
average
Vicente Nguyen
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.5
+20
102
82
912
Matches
303
0
202
Jun 1, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.5
+20
84
64
912
Matches
572
0
254
Aug 20, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.5
+18
79
61
912
Matches
855
0
327
Apr 11, 2021
average
PTS
G.D.
GF
AG
PLD
63.4
+21
116
95
912
Matches