Football Manager 2021: B-teams receive BIG upgrade ahead of release

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There's no better feeling than starting from the very bottom and working your way up to Champions League glory.

Well, on FM 21, your quest to start with the B-team and end up with the highest honours has been improved significantly.


Here is what we know.

Lots of Improvements

Speaking ahead of tonight's Twitch live stream, Mile Jacobson has declared that there will be "Lots of improvements to B-teams" in FM 21.

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These improvements include the ability to have players available from the A-team with limited amounts of pitch time set where applicable.

This is great news for those who are a managing a B-team for a side that struggles with injuries. You could have your A-team's star striker featuring for your B-team in those key fixtures.

Individually Managed


The question on the lips of many is whether or not you can individually manage all of the B-teams in the upcoming title.

Well the question has been asked, and Miles has answered.

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We're sure the full list will be revealed in due course, and we'll inform you of that list as soon as we know.