The best FM 2021 coaches are vital to success and the full development of your players.
This list of best Football Manager 2021 coaches covers all categories from between the sticks, to defence, possession and attack.
Best FM 2021 Coaches Explained
You may have heard the term 5-star coaching, this is the star rating you see in the coaching screen. Unless you are in the top flight and able to hire a separate coach in every category achieving 5 star coaching is unlikely.
However, by signing the best Football Manager 2021 coaches and following the steps below you should come close.
- Where possible only give each coach one category (High workload deters ratings)
- Specialise and find the best FM21 coaches for each category (easy using the lists below)
Find the best FM 2021 players:
FM21 Coaching Categories
With the release of FM19 came an overhaul of training and some new coaching categories. We will list the best FM 2021 coaches for all categories.
- Goalkeeping — handling & distribution/shot stopping
- Defending — technical/tactical
- Possession — technical/tactical
- Attacking — technical/tactical
- Fitness — quickness/strength
Best Football Manager 2021 Coaches
All coaches require the following attributes; determination, level of discipline and motivation.
You should then search by specialist attributes, all key attributes we have filtered by are stated below.
Note: defending, possession and attacking are now split into technical or tactical. Fitness is still split by quickness and strength, goalkeeping by shot stopping, handling and distribution.
Best FM21 Goalkeeping Coaches
Key attributes: Determination, level of discipline, motivation, handling & distribution/shot stopping
Best FM 2021 Fitness Coaches
Key attributes: Determination, level of discipline, motivation, fitness
Best Football Manager 2021 Defending Coaches
Key attributes: Determination, level of discipline, motivation, defending, technical/tactical
Every year we test countless tactics and review the very best. For FM21 these systems will be ranked and listed within our tactics index linked below.
Best FM2021 Possession Coaches
Key attributes: Determination, level of discipline, motivation, mental, tactical/technical
Best FM 2021 Attacking Coaches
Key attributes: Determination, level of discipline, motivation, attacking, tactical/technical
Your backroom staff are nearly assembled, now complete the task using our lists below.
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