FM attacking midfielder guide. We are not talking about the position though. Don’t mistake attacking midfielder role and position. Today we shall discuss the role.
You can also find the best player traits for this role and recommended players on the bottom of this page.
FM attacking midfielder role:
The attacking midfielder operates higher up the pitch than a standard midfielder, so he cannot drive into space from in the manner of an attacking central midfielder.
Requiring excellent technical mental skills, his role is to fashion chances for himself and others in the final third before the opposition defenders reduce the time and space he has to make the play.
With a support duty, the attacking midfielder tends to sit in the hole rather than get into the box.
With an attack duty, the attacking midfielder looks to craft out chances for his forwards alongside being a presence in the box to supplement the attack.
I believe the most important attribute of attacking midfielder is long shot. Because these players find many long shot opportunities.
Other than that, technique, anticipation, first touch, off the ball, and agility are also required. Can’t say the same about flair. Still, if you AMC player have high flair, make sure to teach him tires tricks player trait. It would be highly beneficial.
FM attacking midfielder best traits:
- Shoots from distance.
- Tries killer balls often.
- Plays one-twos.
- Comes deep to get ball.
- Shoots with power. (Optional.)
FM22 Best Attacking Midfielders
FM22 world class + wonderkid attacking midfielders top 10 list. Best FM 22 attacking midfielder players:
- Lionel Messi: 34 years old, still considered best player of the world.
- Bruno Fernandes: Manchester United’s perfectionist attacking midfielder.
- Paulo Dybala: Elite striker of Juventus who can play at different positions.
- Angel Di Maria: 33 years old superstar. Di Maria can play at both wings and AMC positions.
- Ruslan Malinovskyi: 28 years old Ukranian MC / AMC of Atalanta. His 19 long shot attribute is amazing.
- Ansu Fati: He is not great at AMC position. But his stats are great for attacking midfielder role. Therefore, you can train him to be the world’s next best attacking midfielder.
- Ilaix Moriba: Valencia’s 18 years old Guinean wonderkid.
- Nico Serrano: 18-year-old winger from A. Bilabo B team.
- Lazar Samardzic: 19-year-old wonderkid of Udinese.
- Facundo Farias: Super young and cheap AMC wonderkid. 18 years old Argentinian player of Colon.