FM21 Xbox

The world’s favourite football management game returns to console for the first time in over a decade. Football Manager 2021 Xbox Edition thrusts you onto the big stage with a bespoke version of the game carefully crafted for effortless performance with the Xbox controller.

BACK ON THE
BIGGEST STAGE

Modelled on the popular Touch series, FM21 Xbox is a streamlined version of the desktop classic that delivers speedier seasons by focusing on the managerial essentials. 

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UNRIVALLED AUTHENTICITY

FM21 Xbox brings you closer to football realism than any other game on console with more than 50 leagues, 2000 teams and 25,000 real world players. Will you begin your career with an adventure abroad or opt instead for domestic glory? The game's biggest prizes are at stake. 

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TACTICAL PRESETS
FOR SUCCESS

Football's most popular and dominant playing styles are just a button click away, giving you the ability to set your team up like the world's best. For those who don’t like to follow the crowd, the Tactics Creator allows you to precisely personalise your playing style to the brand of football you want to see. 

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THE FUTURE OF FOOTBALL

Managing the biggest names is every manager's dream, but there's nothing quite like unearthing the game's next star. The FM database is loaded with wonderkids who are sure to dominate your transfer spending. You'll help them reach their potential and go on a journey together to the very top of the game. 

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THE MATCHDAY SPECTACLE

Gameday is where all your pre-match prep comes to life. When the kick-off whistle blows, you will bark orders, tweak instructions and throw on subs to change the game and sneak those three points. Or, you can skip through the highlights and straight to the final whistle with the 'Instant Result' simulation option.

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PICK UP AND
PLAY

Take a break from Career Mode and drop yourself into a challenge scenario where you’ll be tasked with closing out the season on a high. Can you finish the remaining games unbeaten, win trophies with just youngsters or navigate a tense relegation battle? Prove you’ve got what it takes in every environment.

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SYNC YOUR
SEASON

Microsoft’s Play Anywhere functionality allows you to kick-off your career on console and then pick-up your season on any Windows 10 PC. With Smart Delivery, whether you own the One, One X, Series S or X, FM21 Xbox will work across all of them - and will have a version specific to yours which will run at its very best. 

TAILORED FOR YOUR XBOX

Unleash the power of the next generation of consoles on Xbox Series X|S and select up to 10 of the world’s biggest footballing nations when starting your journey to the top.

A clean and crisp match UI gives you an uninterrupted view of the Matchday drama in native 4K on Xbox Series X and upscaled 4K on Xbox Series S and Xbox One X|S.

Compete against your friends for the ultimate bragging rights in Career Mode, a Fantasy Draft battle or settle the argument by going head to head in Versus Mode. Cross-play is supported across the Xbox ecosystem so you can take on your mates regardless of whether they’re playing on console or from the Xbox Store on PC.

Compatibility

GRAPHICAL DETAIL

Medium

CROSS-SAVE

Compatible*

SELECTABLE NATIONS

5 per save

HDR SUPPORT

Yes

4K SUPPORT

Upscaled 4K

GRAPHICAL DETAIL

High

CROSS-SAVE

Compatible*

SELECTABLE NATIONS

5 per save

HDR SUPPORT

Yes

4K SUPPORT

Upscaled 4K

GRAPHICAL DETAIL

High

CROSS-SAVE

Compatible*

SELECTABLE NATIONS

5 per save

HDR SUPPORT

Yes

4K SUPPORT

Upscaled 4K

GRAPHICAL DETAIL

Very High

CROSS-SAVE

Compatible*

SELECTABLE NATIONS

10 per save

HDR SUPPORT

Yes

4K SUPPORT

Native 4K

GRAPHICAL DETAIL

Very High

CROSS-SAVE

Compatible*

SELECTABLE NATIONS

10 per save

4K SUPPORT

Native 4K (dependent on display and hardware)

GRAPHICAL DETAIL

High

CROSS-SAVE

Compatible*

SELECTABLE NATIONS

10 per save

*XBOX PLAY ANYWHERE: Save compatibility between SKUs when selecting 5 nations or less. Selecting more than 10 nations (on devices that allow) reduces save compatibility between those devices only.