Questions tagged [football-manager-2017]

a 2016 football management simulator by Sports Interactive and published by Sega. Players take control of the day-to-day management of one of over 2500 football teams, or build their own fantasy draft or entire club from the ground up.

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Not possible to sign players based in England on free transfer

Since the 2020/2021 season it does no more seem possible to sign players based in England on a free transfer. I thought that maybe there was something special with 2020/2021, but now I am one months ...
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Board purchasing stadium twice, is it a bug or what does it mean?

After last season, the board asked me if buying the stadium was a good idea, and I agreed with it. Now, after the season, the board asked me the same question again. I didn't want to mess with the ...
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Is defending on FM17 hard, or am I just doing it wrong?

I'm in my second year with Dundela FC, in Northern Ireland, and got them promoted in second place in my first season, and now I'm 6th in the next division in my second season, but I cannot keep a ...
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Effectively training multiple formations

The answer to this question suggests that it's difficult to run two formations where all players are in a comfortable role/position. However, my assistant manager keeps insisting that we train two or ...
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Players switching roles when making formation changes

I've set up a very offensive formation in the Tactics screen (outside of a match), with all the players in their most suited/most comfortable positions and roles. However, when I created a new, more ...
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Why can't I force Football Manager 2017 to use the Nvidia graphics card?

I have a problem with Football Manager 2017. The text looks blurry when I'm starting it on my laptop (Windows 10). The resolution on my laptop is 1360x768 (In game it is 1366x768). I have 2 video ...