FIFA 16 Guide: Best Formations and Free Kicks Tutorial

09/29/2015

FIFA 16 released almost one week, do you know what is the best formation in FIFA 16? How effective are free kicks? How do you kick a perfect free kick? Here you can find some guide in FIFA 16.


Best Formations

FIFA 16 Best Formations


As you know, FIFA is a game which has to pay attention to cooperate. In the FIFA series, victories are the results of a united effort by the players as well as the good interaction between them. Even Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo such superstars can’t lead the League to be king without team cooperation. A perfectly coordinated team is still significantly better than a team with many top stars who don’t play cooperatively.


The formation plays a major role in FIFA 16. You need to find the best for your team, so that your team can play the greatest potential. Here you may find some guides for your team.


FIFA 16 Traditional Formations - 4-4-2 or 4-1-2-1-2

If you have not yet spent much time with FIFA 16 and are uncertain about the formation. You can try FIFA 16 Traditional Formations 4-4-2 or 4-1-2-1-2. Of course, the selection of the formation and the tactics will depend not only on the team, but also by their own way.


FIFA 16 Attacking Formation - 3-4-4 or 4-3-3

If you prefer offensive style, you can try FIFA 16 Attacking Formation 3-4-4 or 4-3-3. You can look around in the transfer market for young talents for these positions. The young players are often cheap but bring great potential.


FIFA 16 Defensive Formation - 4-1-2-1-2 or 4-2-2-2

If you prefer defensive formation, you can try FIFA 16 Defensive Formation 4-1-2-1-2 or 4-2-2-2. FIFA 16 Defensive Formation is especially good for beginners. These two formations are also good to use for the counterattack.


Free Kicks Tutorial

There are two basic rules for free kicks in FIFA: Shot Power and Free Kick accuracy. Those who use too much force can hardly achieve any results. It often makes sense to send a cross into the penalty area in order to achieve a header. Shot Power levels vary.


FIFA 16 Free Kicks Tutorial


Standard Free kicks

The best distance is 16-20 meters. To perform the goal, you hold the left analogue stick up while you just shoot with the shot button. The ball flies skillfully and descends in front of the goal, which makes it hard for the goalkeeper to deal with.


Curled Free Kick

The closer to the goal, the greater the chance of success will be. Press the shot button and then hold the left analogue stick diagonally upward. The ball flies laterally and then flies with a twist into the goal. It is most effective when you shoot from a short range.


Knuckleball Free Kick

The best distance is 25 meters. Knuckleball Free Kick is not recommended when shooting from a close distance. To shoot, you hold L1/LB and press the shot button. Knuckleball Free Kick is a very easy way to execute, which you can customize. When you aim, you should notice that the outermost player is in a line with the post. The ball flies with much power over the wall and descends into the goal.