It is tempting to suppose that FIFA matches are received – or misplaced – by banging that ball into the again of the web, however ask any seasoned FIFA fan they usually’ll inform you that the actions within the lead-up to that all-important aim kick matter simply as a lot.
That is why it’s important to become familiar with dribbling in FIFA sooner reasonably than later. With each new FIFA sport dribbling has felt ever extra fluid and ever extra intuitive, however that does not imply you’ll be able to simply go away it to woman luck. So here is every little thing you’ll want to know to finest management the ball in FIFA 21, together with FIFA 21’s new Agile Dribbling characteristic. Let’s get began…
Primary Controls for FIFA 21
|Motion||PlayStation controls||Xbox/PC controls|
|Transfer / Dribble / Carry the ball||L||L|
|Easy Talent Strikes (VOLTA Soccer solely)||L2 + R2 + L + Course||LT + RT + L + Course|
|Easy Flicks (VOLTA FOOTBALL solely)||R3 + L + Course||R3 + L + Course|
|Taunts (VOLTA FOOTBALL solely)||L + no path + R2 Maintain Down||L + no path + R2 Maintain Down|
|Dash / Quick Dribble||R2 Maintain Down + Course||RT Maintain Down + Course|
|Gradual Dribble (11v11 Solely)||L2 + R2 + L + Course||LT + RT + L + Course|
|Face Up Dribbling||L2 + R2||LT + RT|
|Strafe Dribble||L1 + L||LB + L|
|Strafe Dribble (Lock Face Angle)||L1 + R1 + L||LB + RB + L|
|Let Ball Run||R1 Press and Maintain + L (Away From Ball)||RB Press and Maintain + L (Away From Ball)|
|Protect/Jockey||L2 Maintain Down + Course||LT Maintain Down + Course|
|First Contact/Knock-On||R2 + R + Course||RT + R + Course|
|Cease Ball||R2 + no path||RT + no path|
|Jostle (Ball In Air)||L2||LT|
|Cease and Face Objective||L + no path + L1||L + no path + LB|
|Disguised First Contact||R1 Press and Maintain + L (In direction of Ball)||RB Press and Maintain + L (In direction of Ball)|
|Set Up Contact||R1 + R + Course (Maintain)||RB + R + Course (Maintain)|
|Faux Move||Sq. then X + path||X than A + path|
|Faux Shot||Circle then X + path||B then A + path|
|Time Your Shot||Circle + circle (timed)||B + B (timed)|
|Dummy a Move||L + no path + R1 Press and Maintain||L + no path + RB Press and Maintain|
|Set off Run||L1||LB|
|Name for Assist||R1||RB|
|Cancel||L2 + R2||LT + RT|
To get began, prioritise carrying and defending the ball, and mastering gradual and quick dribbling. Talent strikes, too, could make all of the distinction once you’re beneath stress on the pitch.
Agile Dribbling in FIFA 21
Agile Dribbling is new to FIFA 21. Developer EA says it is impressed by a number of the finest dribblers on this planet, and is meant to provide the capability to shortly transfer the ball backward and forward to get away from enemy defenders and create area and alternatives.
EA means that to carry out Agile Dribbling, maintain R1/RB whereas shifting the Left Stick, and you’ll discover the dribbler shifting the ball with speedy and exact touches. Each participant within the sport can use Agile Dribble, nevertheless, “the upper a participant’s Dribbling, Agility, Reactions, and Ball Management attributes, the faster, extra exact, and higher they are going to be at conserving the ball at their toes”.
There’s additionally Contextual Agile Dribbling, too. Although non-obligatory, it makes your gamers routinely use Agile Dribbling when required, however you’ll be able to flip it off within the choices when you’d reasonably assume full management of the on-pitch motion.
Follow makes good
If you happen to’re somewhat overwhelmed by the controls above, do not panic. The extra you play, the higher your muscle reminiscence, however when you want somewhat further time to get accustomed to the varied combos, head to the Follow Area. It is one of the best ways to sneak in somewhat practise earlier than you head into the stadiums for actual.
Regulate the stats of your gamers, too. Agility, Ball Management, and Dribbling are all attributes detailed in your gamers’ stats, and the upper these attributes are rated, the higher they’re at Agile Dribbling. Prioritise recruiting a minimum of a few gamers with good DRI stats to spice up your crew’s capability to retain the ball.
FIFA 21 is out now on PC, Nintendo Swap, PS4, and Xbox One.