FIFA 20 Best Formations – Tips from Experts

Best formations in FIFA 20

FIFA 20 has over 40 formations to choose from, but you what you need to know is what are the best FIFA 20 formations. Here, we've taken a look at all available formations in FIFA 20 and chose the best ones for you.

4-1-2-1-2 (2)

Also known as 4-1-2-1-2 Narrow, this formation will give you a better control on the pitch by having four midfielders close to each other. By engaging this formation, you will be able to take the possession while your CDM players can help defenders especially on counter attacks. You CAM players will also participating in attacks and will support your strikers.

4-1-2-1-2 Narrow works better against CPU rather than in online games, however, what matters is your players. Make sure you choose your best FIFA 20 players when using this formation.

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This so called "Christmas Tree" formation is considered as an attacking formation where you get three strikers in your lineup. 4-3-2-1 is also a good formation for taking advantage of finesse shot - when your strikers are able to cut inside onto their stronger foot.

This formation works well when playing online. Make sure you put your best forwards in your team's lineup when playing online.

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4-4-2 (2)

If you want to have a strong and solid formation to play online as well as offline game, choose 4-4-2 (2) Holding formation. This formation is a defensive setup but the two strikers can turn your game to a counter attacking match. In order to do so, you may need to pick up CDM players with good long passing attribute.

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4-5-1 (2)

4-5-1 (2) or 4-5-1 Flat is a perfect setup for conceding no goal and firing up counter attacks. Choose a ST player with good pace and shot power and accuracy when running on this formation.

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4-2-2-2 is one of the most favourite formations and is a mild defensive edition of 4-4-2 formation. Instead of using wingers, two CAM players on the sides will help you to concentrate attacks more in center of the field. Your player selection will matter when using this formation. So, make sure you're selecting best midfielders.

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