FIFA 14 Ultimate Team Tips : Advanced Right Stick Moves

FIFA 14 Ultimate Team Tips Advanced Right Stick Moves

Here are five techniques for using the right stick to help you beat defenders.

 
Double Knock-On

 
It’s a favorite right stick move yet other players rarely see it, possibly because not everyone knows how to do it or why it’s so useful.

 
The double knock-on is when you push the ball out of your feet much harder than usual, so that it travels further away than a regular knock on with the right stick. It’s a fantastic tactic if you’re dribbling with a fast player but about to come into contact with a stronger defender who will be able to shrug you off the ball using his power – going for a double knock-on here means you can accelerate without the ball at your feet, making use of your pace and avoiding any contact.

 
You can also use it to push the ball through gaps in defenses or in just about any situation where there’s space ahead of your player and you want to use his speed to your advantage.

 
How to?

 
While running and holding down the right trigger, quickly push the right stick once in the direction you want to burst then immediately push it in the same direction again and keep it held down. This will work in any direction you want to go.

 
Standing Push

 
To avoid being tackled by an incoming defender when receiving a pass under pressure is very helpful.

 
It’s a quick push of the ball to take it out of your feet and away from the defender, who hopefully won’t be able to change direction fast enough to recover and make a challenge because of his momentum. When well-timed it’s really difficult to stop and can buy you that extra few yards of space you need to escape the pressure and continue with your attack.

 
How to?

 
As you’re about to receive a pass, hold the right trigger down and press the right stick in the direction you want to push the ball. Again you can do this in any direction you like, so try to aim for the biggest gap.

 
Stride Flick

 
Sometimes you can play a through ball and think your striker is through on goal, then he takes a poor first touch that slows him down a little and the defender catches up. It happens in the game just as it happens in real football, but there’s something you can do to give yourself a better chance of getting away.

 
How to?

 
Just before your player takes his first touch on the ball, hold the right trigger and flick the right stick in the direction you’re going. One push of the right stick will knock it just ahead, but you can also use a double knock-on here if there’s loads of room for you to move into.

 
Sharp Turn

 
This is another handy little move you can use to catch your opponent out.
In FIFA 14 you can turn very sharply while sprinting using just the left stick, but if you use the right stick to turn you’ll push the ball slightly further away, which is again useful for moving into gaps between defenders.

 
How to?

 
While sprinting with the right trigger held down, push the right stick towards the space you want to move into.

 
Back-To-Marker-Flick

 
This is what I used to score the goal I mentioned earlier. In that instance the ball came to my player at the perfect height for an overhead flick, but there are many other ways this one can work and the kind of flick your player goes for will depend on the height he receives the ball. If it’s a low pass, for example, then he may try to just nudge it past a defender before turning.
The key to this one working is timing, the position of the defender – ideally he’ll be close so you can flick it past him – and a little bit of luck. This one doesn’t work every time, but when it does come off it looks great and can produce spectacular results.

 
How to?

 
With your back to a defender, simply hold the right trigger down and flick the right stick in the opposite direction to the way your player is facing as you receive the ball.

 

 

FROM: EA.COM

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Additional Precautions to Protect Your FUT Accounts

Additional Precautions to Protect your FUT Accounts

Extra to the steps listed HERE, there are still some additional precautions to protect your FIFA 14 Ultimate Team account information.

 

 

Preview Links
Before clicking on a web link, preview where it is taking you by hovering over it with your mouse cursor is quite necessary. In some browsers the link location will be displayed at the bottom of your browser window.

 

 

Home Computers- Passwords and Bookmarks
Set your browser to remember your password for EA sites and it will auto-fill the login form every time you visit the sites. If you unknowingly go to a phishing site, the username and password will not be filled in, so you will know it’s a fake. Remember it’s a way that only can be done on your home computer.

 

 

Public Computers
If you login from a public computer like at a school or a coffee shop, double check that your login information isn’t being saved by the browser automatically. Be sure to delete the browser cache after you logout as well.

 

 

Password Integrity
While not directly related to phishing, updating and maintaining your passwords is an important part of online security. To develop a harder-to-guess password, you should use the following suggestions:

 

EA IDs only require 4 characters, but you should use at least 8. Use a combination of letters, numbers, and special characters, such as @,# or^.

 

Be sure to use different passwords for your EA account, console login, and email.

 

 

Change Your Passwords Often
Do not use any information in your password that could easily be obtained like your Gamertag/PSN name or FUT Squad. Just write down all emails that contain password information and then delete immediately and permanently.

 

 

FUT Security Question
It’s better to create a Security Answer on the FUT Web App to prevent unwanted Users from accessing your account. Make sure to remember the answer! Since you will be required to enter this answer the next time you log in via your console or occasionally on the FUT Web App and EASFC Mobile app so that your coins and players stay safe. If you ever happen to change your console, it will be asked as well.

 

 

What to do if you’ve been phished
If having entered your login info into a phishing site by accident, just keep quiet to change your password right away. Although it’s likely that your account has been compromised, you may still have time to save it.

 

Then contact EA’s customer service team immediately at http://support.ea.com, providing as much detail and evidence as you can, especially accurate details like what items you have lost, a date and a time of when you lost them.

 

 

Email
Don’t panic if you receive a phishing email message since your account has not been compromised. All the scammer has is your email address, which can be relatively easy to find. Scammers duplicate the images and text from an official EA email in the same way they copy websites. If you receive a suspicious looking email, check who the sender is, as well as where the links in the email are taking you.

 

Some things to be aware of with phishing emails:

 

Names are easy to obtain—phishers will almost always use these in emails;

 

Other web links or elements in the email will actually take you to the real site, but the “click here” or “login” link will always be to a fake site;

 

When clicking on web links in emails, be sure it is directing you to the same place that was advertised;

 

Only you have forgotten your password and you make a request to have it changed, EA contact you through email regarding your account.

 

 

Browser Tools
These browser tools and plugins will not stop all phishing sites. Unsafe website lists are used to keep track of phishing sites. These tools can also help you avoid sites that attempt to install malicious software without you knowing.

 

Many major browsers have built-in phishing filters. Ensure that they are enabled. You can also check a website’s security by using Google Diagnostic tool and plugin Web of Trust which is available for all operating systems

 

 

Report Phishing Sites to EA
EA are continually taking action against phishing sites and taking strong, prompt action against any users attempting to scam others using these sites or any other scams. Just visit http://support.ea.com to contact EA and let them know about the phishing sites. A new way http://help.ea.com/en/ to get help and manage your account!

 

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How to Protect Your FIFA Ultimate Team Account

With several promotions occurring in FIFA 14 Ultimate Team at this time of year, it’s particularly important to keep login information from falling for some of the scams cheaters to steal information and compromise accounts.
EA will NEVER ask you for your login information. There are no exceptions to this rule. When an online scammer attempts to trick you into giving up valuable information, like your login information and password, by landing on a fake website and entering in your account details, it means you’re being phished. It’s always wise to follow these rules, reducing the chance of account being compromised or phished.

 

 

1: Never share personal login information publicly
2: Never click any links asking for login information or claiming your account has been compromised
3: Always double check the sign-in web address starts with: http://www.easports.com/
4: Always make sure the web address does not redirect to a non-EA site

 

 

In such case, you’d better create an Origin security question to give your FUT account an important extra layer of protection. Keep your Origin account up to date and use a unique password for all the services you use to maximize your account security.

 

 

Fake Emails and Copycat Websites

 

 

You receive an email that appears to be from EA concerning a FIFA Ultimate Team promotion. You click on the link in the email, go to what appears to be the FIFA Ultimate Team login page, and enter your login name and password. Two days later you discover all the gold players you’ve worked so hard for have disappeared. It means you’re phished.
Since the majority of phishing websites look identical to the real thing and it’s hard to realize you’ve been phished until it’s too late.

 

 

Taking the below website as an example, it may look identical to the official EASPORTS.com/fifa site, but it isn’t. How to spot the difference? The website address (or URL)

 

 

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How to identify the difference between a phishing site and the authentic one
The web address of official EA SPORTS website is: http://www.easports.com/.

 

 

You may also be contacted directly by EA or EA SPORTS via email containing one of more of the following official EA and EA SPORTS web links relating to EA SPORTS FIFA, FIFA Ultimate Team, EA SPORTS Football Club, or EA :
www.ea.com
www.futpromos.com
www.easportsfootball.com
www.easportsfootballclub.com
Any other similar looking URL is not official and should not be clicked on.

 

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Head-to-head comparison. Note that the phishing site (bottom), while appearing to be identical to the official EASPORTS.com/FIFA site, it has a different web address other than http://www.easports.com/fifa.

 

 

Be Aware of Redirects
Redirecting is a technique where a scammer embeds something in a web link that takes you to the real site to begin with, but then moves you to a fake page that looks identical. There are many examples of this, but one simple thing to look out for in your address bar would be: http://www.easports.com/redirect?url=http://fakesite.com

 

 

Note the “redirect?” part of the web address. This means you go to a different site than official EA one.

 

 

Scare Tactics
Another common tactic involves scaring you into thinking your account has been compromised when it actually hasn’t. You may receive a message saying something like: “Your account has been temporarily suspended due to suspicious activity. Please login here to see more information.” This is another attempt to get you to give up your username and password. As always, the end result is directing you to a fake site and not http://www.easports.com/fifa.

 

 

EA will never send you emails claiming your account has been compromised. EA will never contact you via any means asking for this information.

 

 

On the Forum
If you ever receive a private message in the forums asking for your login information, it’s fake. Scammers will even use names that sound legitimate, such as “EA Admin” or “FIFA Developer”. Again, EA will never ask you for your login information.

 

 

If you do receive a message like this reported to one of the forum moderators. Those responsible for sending messages of this kind will suffer swift justice – justice that could affect more than just their forum privileges, up to and including a full console ban.

 

 

On Your Console

 


If you ever receive a private message through your console’s online messaging system asking for your login information, it is fake. EA will never contact you through your console’s messaging system for any reason. Do not give out your details and report the details of this message using the built-in report tool.

 

 

The FIFA Ultimate Team Web App
Scammers are using Shared Squad links to try to phish information. Remember: you don’t need to be logged into to your EA account to view a Shared Squad. Shared Squads can be viewed by anyone, and like every other official link, they always start with http://www.easports.com/.

 

 

If you’re trying to view a Shared Squad and are redirected to a sign in page, it’s a scam. Do not proceed any further.

 

FROM: EA SPORTS

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2014 FIFA World Cup: Sao Paulo Stadium will not ready for the first test

2014 FIFA World Cup Sao Paulo Stadium will not ready for the first testA test match will not be staged in the stadium that will host the opening match of the 2014 World Cup before the tournament officially kicks off on June 12, because of building work being carried out in the arena.

The Arena Corinthians was built to hold 48,000 and another 20,000 temporary seats are being added for the World Cup.

 
But with work in and around the ground still ongoing, 18,000 seats will be left empty for the test event featuring Corinthians and Figueirense on either May 17 or 18.
Nadia Campeao, Sao Paulo’s deputy mayor, said that the crowd (for the test match) would be 50,000 people under an agreement between Corinthians and LOC (Local Organising Committee) and FIFA.

 
While FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke denied on Twitter Tuesday that the first official test on 17 or 18 May would take place at Arena de Sao Paulo with full capacity.
When querying the capacity for the test event, he admitted there would not be a full house and highlighted that South Africa also staged events before the 2010 tournament to reduce crowds.

 
The Arena Corinthians will stage the opening Cup match between hosts Brazil and Croatia.
Valcke, however, concerned that the late delivery of stadiums and facilities made it tough to properly test everything. He said on the first day of a four-day trip to Brazil that Sao Paulo would be ready for the opening game, but it didn’t mean Sao Paulo would be ready in time because the delivery date for the stadium was 15 Jan, 2014.

 
As reported, huge areas surrounding the ground are still covered in dust and rubble, mechanical diggers and manual laborers.

 
The Sao Paulo state secretary of planning and development Julio Semeghini confirmed, a bus terminal under construction between the stadium and the nearest train station would not be completed and a walkway from the metro was also in danger of not being ready.
He told Reuters, the access from the metro had to be ready. The bus terminal that would be a legacy for after the World Cup won’t be ready. They would top that work during the Cup and finish it after the Cup.

 
The tournament has been beset by problems and delays. Although Brazil had almost seven years to get ready, with just 51 days to go before the opening match three stadiums are still unfinished and much of the promised infrastructure improvements have not happened.

 
The tournament will take place in 12 cities between June 12 and July 13.

 

FROM: ABC NEWS

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FIFA 14 Ultimate Team Tips: How to Create Shooting Chances

 FIFA 14 Ultimate Team Tips How to Create Shooting Chances

Here are four effective moves players can use to make enough space for a shot on goal under pressure.

 

 

Push Back

 

 

In really close games, good gamers usually find that their attacking players are under constant pressure from defenders, who are looking for even the smallest opportunity to dart in and nick the ball or block a shot. That’s exactly the best time to use the Push Back move to quickly create the space.

 

 

To Push Back, gamers need to nudge the ball back in more or less the direction it came from with their first touch, and then use just enough power to get it away from the nearby defender and out of their feet so they can shoot with their second touch. There’s no turning involved so it needs players to be front, side on or somewhere in between to the goal when they receive the ball, then it’s just a case of running into the pass and hopefully going past the defender.

 

 

If trying a first-time shot with a defender, gamers can close by to create a really good chance for blocking the strike. By pushing the ball back to where it came from gamers can move away from the defender, who is facing them rather than the ball so will find it tough to accelerate in time to keep up, and create enough space for an effort on goal.

 

 

Weak Foot Turn

 

 

Unpredictability is key to all four of the moves here. If the defending player can’t read what its opponent is about to do then a much higher chance of success came. Importantly, gamers need to disguise intentions as best they can when in the final stages of an attack.

 

 

The Weak Foot Turn technique takes this a step further because gamers intentionally make it appear to be very predictable, before throwing the surprise in right at the end.

 

 

For example, gamers are just about to move inside the opponent’s penalty area having the ball with Robin Van Persie. There’s a defender or two closes by tracking their run. When turning to Van Persie’s left side and accelerate to the ball, everything is about gamers’ approach and shape screams that they’re going to shoot. The defending player – who will probably know that RVP is left footed – reacts by moving to block or tackle, then at the very last moment just turn back on to Van Persie’s right foot and let rip with a shot on goal. Thus, gamers can make their next move appear to be predictable, before hopefully catching the defender out with the last-minute turn on to their weaker foot.

 

 

Fake Shoot Stop and Go

 

 

The first part of this move is the same as the Weak Foot Turn since gamers go through almost all of the motions of taking the shot – this time to the point when players swing their leg back before striking the ball – but it differs in that they don’t have to beat the defender by turning on to their weaker side. Instead, gamers should fake the shot and stop completely for a split second, just long enough for the defender’s own momentum to create some space, then players just burst into it and shoot with their second touch.

 

 

Because the opposition player is anticipating the shot, opponents will be trying to tackle or block as quickly as possible, often with the sprint button held down. So the brief delay is usually enough to send them pass by, creating the space gamers need to shoot before they can recover.

 

 

In such case, gamers should power up a shot then press the short pass button as the meter fills and release the left stick. Then their player will stop. It’s best time to hold sprint and push the ball away to set up the strike.

 

 

Heel Chop

 

 

Finally to use the Heel Chop skill move to create space in very crowded penalty areas.

 

 

It’s a four star move and there are a couple of ways to do it. But the easiest one is to hold LT or L2 while doing a fake shot move – so powering up a shot and cancelling with the short pass button – while pointing the left stick in the direction gamers want to chop.

 

 

It works even better when moving at speed and the defending players are being drawn towards, attempting to prevent a shot. Once chopping the ball left or right it’s very tough for a defender to react in time to change their run path, which gives gamers the space to get the shot away. End up with the ball on player’s strongest side if possible but, like the Weak Foot Turn will be the best at this time.

 

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Brazil government promises security for the FIFA World Cup

Brazil government promises security for the FIFA World Cup

The Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff confirmed that the official government will ensure security in the FIFA World Cup which will launch in 12 Brazilian cities in June.

 

 

As reported, the Brazil government has beefed up security for the World Cup and any violent episodes will not be allowed to disturb the tournament during the period of FIFA World Cup.

 

 

Rousseff said Wednesday that the authority had improved their security tremendously to ensure every detail should be concerned. With the armed forces participating, the government will use the Federal Police and the Federal Highway Police and have partnerships with all state governors. The declaration underlining the security measures was first released in a meeting of the Council for Economic and Social Development, in Brasilia.

 

 

Moreover, the federal government will not agree with any kind of violence and the country will not let the World Cup be contaminated. It is not just an important moment of Brazil, but also the world, Rousseff added.

 

 

In fact, earlier last year, hundreds of millions of Brazilians went on the streets in June to protest against the country’s poor public services, including health care and education, corruption in politics, and high expenses for the World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics, which will take place in Rio.

 

 

The protests occurred during the FIFA Confederations Cup. Importantly, many of them took place in the vicinity of the stadiums even on game days. Most protests featured conflicts between protestors and the police. What is more, the local officers were often accused of abuse and excessive violence in their actions.

 

 

Believe it or not, the forthcoming FIFA World Cup in Brazil this year, to some extent, can be a significant opportunity to witness the executive ability and concept of the Brazil government. Maybe, the Brazilians are looking forward to seeing how the government perform and show themselves.

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EA Sports 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil: 12 New Stadiums

From the opening match in São Paulo until the final in the Estádio do Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro, here is all FUTers first opportunity to see all 12 venues of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Which stadium will gamers play in the first place? Just take a look at the new stadiums of EA Sports 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.

The biggest football competition of the world will be played in 12 new stadiums:

 
Rio de Janeiro
Maracanã (71,159 seats)
Matches:
Group F – Argentina vs Bosnia-Herzegovina
Group B – Spain vs Chile
Group H – Belgium vs Russia
Group E – Ecuador vs France
Round of 16 – 1C v 2D
Quarter-final – W53 v W54
Final – W61 v W62
Rio de Janeiro
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
São Paulo
Arena de São Paulo (Arena Corinthians – 59,955 seats)
Matches:
Group A – Brazil v Croatia (opening match)
Group D – Uruguay vs England
Group B – Netherlands vs Chile
Group H – Korea Republic vs Belgium
Round of 16 – 1F v 2E
Semi-final – W59 v W60
Arena de São Paulo
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Belo Horizonte
Mineirão (56,091 seats)
Matches:
Group C – Colombia vs Greece
Group H – Belgium vs Algeria
Group F – Argentina vs Iran
Group D – Costa Rica vs England
Round of 16 – 1A v 2B
Semi-final – W57 v W58
Belo Horizonte
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brasilia
Estádio Nacional de Brasilia (65,702 seats)
Matches:
Group E – Switzerland vs Ecuador
Group C – Colombia vs Ivory Coast
Group A – Cameroon vs Brazil
Group G – Portugal vs Ghana
Round of 16 – 1E v 2F
Quarter-final – W55 v W56
Third place – L61 v L62
Estádio Nacional de Brasilia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fortaleza
Arena Castelão (57,747 seats)
Matches:
Group D – Uruguay vs Costa Rica
Group A – Brazil vs Mexico
Group G – Germany vs Ghana
Group C – Greece vs Ivory Coast
Round of 16 – 1B v 2A
Quarter-final – W49 v W50
Arena Castelão
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Salvador
Arena Fonte Nova (49,280 seats)
Matches:
Group B – Spain vs Netherlands
Group G – Germany vs Portugal
Group E – Switzerland vs France
Group F – Bosnia-Herzegovina vs Iran
Round of 16 – 1H v 2G
Quarter-final – W51 v W52
Arena Fonte Nova
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Porto Alegre
Estádio Beira-Rio (42,153 seats)
Matches:
Group E – France vs Honduras
Group B – Australia vs Netherlands
Group H – Korea Republic vs Algeria
Group F – Nigeria vs Argentina
Round of 16 – 1G v 2H
Estádio Beira-Rio
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Recife
Arena Pernambuco (40,604 seats)
Matches:
Group C – Ivory Coast vs Japan
Group D – Italy vs Costa Rica
Group A – Croatia vs Mexico
Group G – USA vs Germany
Round of 16 – 1F v 2E
Arena Pernambuco
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Manaus
Arena da Amazônia (39,573 seats)
Matches:
Group D – England vs Italy
Group A – Cameroon vs Croatia
Group G – USA vs Portugal
Group E – Honduras vs Switzerland
Arena da Amazônia
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cuiabá
Arena Pantanal (39,553 seats)
Matches:
Group B – Chile vs Australia
Group H – Russia vs Korea Republic
Group F – Nigeria vs Bosnia-Herzegovina
Group C – Japan vs Colombia
Arena Pantanal
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Natal
Arena das Dunas (39,304 seats)
Matches:
Group A – Mexico vs Cameroon
Group G – Ghana vs USA
Group C – Japan vs Greece
Group D – Italy vs Uruguay
Arena das Dunas
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Curitiba
Arena da Baixada (37,634 seats)
Matches:
Group F – Iran vs Nigeria
Group E – Honduras vs Ecuador
Group B – Australia vs Spain
Group H – Algeria vs Russia
Arena da Baixada

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FIFA 14 Ultimate Team: TOTS Release Dates

FIFA 14 Ultimate Team TOTS Release Dates

Check all the TOTS release dates for FIFA 14 Ultimate Team for reference. Remember that the teams and dates here are not confirmed yet by EA Sports, but our estimate for all FUTers reference. Once the TOTS Release Dates is confirmed officially, fifa-coins.com will first to update the new dates.

 

 

Team of the Season joins the most valuable players who have played better during the whole season. These special blue cards are the most expensive of FIFA 14 Ultimate Team. In TOTS of the year, lots of players try their luck on packs, buy new teams or make a good profit.

 

The first TOTS was officially released from May last year, while much earlier this year because of the FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil, the biggest football competition of the world. The domestic leagues end earlier to give time to the national teams to be prepared to the World Cup.

 
The first TOTS will be released at April 23th and the last one ends when the World Cup starts.

 
Here are the estimated TOTS Release Dates for FIFA 14 Ultimate Team. Besides, those who are eager to know what rewards will be available in packs and guides to make coins during TOTS can go to fifa-coins.com BLOG.

 

 

Gold Community Team of the Season
Available in packs: April 23th 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 

 

Silver Community Team of the Season
Available in packs: April 23th 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 
Bronze Community Team of the Season
Available in packs: April 23th 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 
Barclays Team of the Season
Available in packs: April 30th 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 

 

Kicker’s Bundesliga Team of the Season
Available in packs: May 7th 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 
Gazetta Dello Sport Serie A Team of the Season
Available in packs: May 14th 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 
L’Equipe Ligue 1 Team of the Season
Available in packs: May 21st 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 
Benelux Team of the Season
Available in packs: May 23rd 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 
La Liga BBVA Team of the Season
Available in packs: May 28th 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 
EASFC Team of the Season
Available in packs: June 6th 2014 at 6pm (UK time)

 

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How to Avoid Five Common Defensive Mistakes in FIFA 14

How to Avoid Five Common Defensive Mistakes in FIFA 14

Football journalist and FIFA fan Darren Cross looks at five common defensive mistakes in FUT 14 and tips to avoid them.

 

 

One: Constantly Applying Pressure
For starters, applying pressure without the ball is really bad. Their shape of team will be destroyed under a never-ending high-pressure tactic since players charge around until they end up out of position, leaving big spaces in dangerous areas. A good opponent will quickly spot this pressing tactic and will simply play the ball around your chasers while waiting for one of these gaps to open up. Once opponents advance into that space it’ll be harder to stop their attack. First you’ll most likely need to move another defender out of position to halt the advance – leaving a gap somewhere else. Then it’ll eat your players’ stamina up. If pressing too aggressively you will always find opponents have more stamina remaining than yours.

 

 

How to avoid
Unless chasing the game with just a few minutes to go, you can generally avoid pressing players in your opponent’s third. Although chasing them down there will pay off occasionally, most of the time your forwards make a fruitless run as the opposition pass them by, sapping their stamina levels, which could prove vital later in the match.
Just start and increase pressure once the other team approaches the middle third as they get closer to the danger areas. Then keep eyes on who is doing the chasing and where they should be with the pressure cranking up, and always make sure to switch to a different defender once the ball leaves your current player’s zone of the pitch.

 

 

Two: Pressing with Centre-Backs
If you use contain or secondary contain without worrying much about which of your players are applying the pressure then, as the ball gets closer to your third of the pitch, there’s a good chance one of your centre-backs will move out of the back line to close it down. As your CB moves out he is likely to leave an opposing striker unmarked in the worst place possible, which again makes the attacker’s job so much easier. It’s a very easy mistake to make and almost always results in conceding a goal, so it’s vital to keep your centre-backs together and in line.

 

 

How to avoid
Watch your CBs and react quickly when they start pressing. If you’re in control of the player and suddenly realize you have a centre-back selected, use the player change button or the right stick to switch to someone else. Your defender should then move back into position automatically. While, if you’re using secondary contain and notice a CB stepping out, just release the secondary contain button and try again when a different defending player is closer to the ball than your centre-backs.

 
In both cases, speed is the key. The faster you can spot your CB moving out of position and do something about it, the quicker his recovery.

 

 

Three: Rushing Tackles
it’s another mistake you need a long time to remedy, because it’s so tempting to always try to win the ball back as quickly as possible by diving into tackles or edging around attackers in an effort to nick it away.

 

 

How to avoid
The first thing to do is slow down. If the defender closest to the ball can hold his position and make it difficult for the attacker to pass him – perhaps even forcing the player to turn back or pass to a team-mate – then that’s much better defensively than flying into a risky tackle or aggressively trying to steal the ball. Then come back to the shape. If you can keep yours while steadily applying pressure and waiting for the right moment to win the ball back then you’ve got a better chance of stopping the attack. There is also a time to go for a riskier tackle – either to block a shot or as a last resort.

 

 

Four: Sprinting everywhere
whenever you’re moving without the ball it’s so easy to constantly hold sprint, but avoid that when approaching a player in possession in FIFA 14 is really important. It’s very easy for the attacking player to change direction when your approach is too quick and thanks to the momentum system your player is out of the game for just long enough for the attacker to get past.

 

 

How to avoid
Use the sprint button to quickly close the distance when you need to, but reduce your speed before you get too close to the ball. It sounds simple but if you’re used to sprinting almost by default then it can take some getting used to.

 
Five: Overplaying at the Back
It can be tempting to try something a bit flash even when defending, a cushioned header to a team-mate in own box, a quick turn to trick a striker or a flash pass after just winning the ball back in a crowd of players.

 

 

How to avoid
Just use the shoot button more in defense. If one of your defenders is competing for a cross then use the shoot button to head it as far away from danger as possible, instead of trying to direct it to a team-mate with the pass button. Similarly, if you’re in a race with a striker and there’s any doubt at all about being able to control the ball or pass it safely, you can use the shoot button to get it away. Of course, if you can safely control the ball and start an attack then do, but if it seems even slightly risky then you take no chances.

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Guides to Make FUT 14 Coins during TOTS

 FIFA 14 Ultimate Team TOTS Release Format Guides

 

Having talked about FIFA 14 Ultimate Team TOTS Release Format Guides, today we will introduce some ways of making PlayStation, Xbox and PC coins during TOTS pack openings!

 

 

TOTS Market Analysis

 

 

Supply and demand dictate a player’s price. When supply exceeds demand, prices fall, like when many packs are opened due to a pack offering and/or the star-studded TOTW/TOTY/TOTS. When demand exceeds supply, prices rise, like when packs aren’t opened due to a weak TOTW.

 

 

During TOTS, numerous packs become available and the supply of many non-IF/TOTS players increase, thus prices fall. Besides, lots of gamers will constantly undercut one another to make a few quick coins to open more packs, thus the market will crash.

 

 

In the coming weeks before TOTS buildup, regardless of whether there is a good TOTW, FUTers will avoid opening packs in anticipation for the TOTS. This MAY temporarily cause consumables to rise, and player prices to steadily fall. Since many gamers will follow advice and sell their players, thus increasing the supply, and lowering their prices, and gamers will sell their high-end superstars to accumulate coins to afford either a certain TOTS version or the specialty packs accompanied them. Most won’t sell their consumables as they need them for their teams, causing consumable prices to rise.

 

 

TOTS Coins Making/Saving Guides

 

 

First, gamers can sell mid-expensive players now or within the next week or so and play with a cheaper team. For example, holding out for a month or 6 weeks with a cheaper team to buy back desired team significantly cheaper during the market crash.

 

 

Second, for those who have an in-form that they believe will feature in the TOTS, sell him ASAP is the best choice. Because these in-forms will most likely drop in price due to their supply temporarily rising due to FUTers anticipation of their TOTS in-form releasing and desires of putting what will be the “inferior” in-form card on the Transfer Market.

 

 

Third, gamers can invest in consumables and players (primarily gold) that provide a lot of upside during the market crash. Some players’ prices will drop to a much larger extent than others. What gamers can do is to identify these players by experience or analyzing the market and pick them up when feeling they are at their cheapest. This mainly coincides with when most packs are being opened. Generally, the best time to invest in Gold superstar players is during the BPL TOTS week, the Bundesliga TOTS week and the BBVA TOTS week. These players will actually rebound after the TOTS releases end as there are still several weeks left before the EA release FIFA 15!

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