Sports Interactive has released the latest update for Football Manager 2023. This football management simulation game has received positive reviews and regular updates to improve gameplay. The newest version, released recently, continues this trend with various changes to the game. The patch notes for the Football Manager 2023 March 7th update can be found below.
Football Manager 2023 March 7th Update Patch Notes
We’ve just released a minor update for Football Manager 2023, which addresses an issue with loading specific games after the release of our Main Data Update 23.3. This has impacted our users across multiple platforms.
The Minor Update is now live on PC/Mac via Epic, Steam, and Windows Store. Football Manager 2023 Console players can also access the update on Xbox and PS5. The update will arrive on Apple Arcade and Nintendo Switch™ for Football Manager 2023 Touch players at a later date. Please keep an eye on our social channels for updates. The update should download and install automatically. If it does not, we recommend restarting your platform client or console.
If you missed the previous patch, you could check its patch notes below.
- Stability and crash fixes
- Fixes to reduce mistakes from bad touches in certain areas of the pitch
- Fixes to defenders not preparing correctly for crosses in certain situations
- Improvements to defender reaction to long through balls
- Tweaks to make attacking players move quicker to support counter-attacks
- Improvements to how AI managers use different midfield role combinations
- Improvements to central defender and defensive midfielder positioning from long goal kicks
- Improvements to how attacking wide players track back when defending
- Fixes for defending wide indirect free kicks at the edge of the area
- ‘Header won’ statistic now only counts contested headers
- Improvements to the Recruitment Focus logic
- Fixed cases of reserve or youth team tactics appearing blank in the Development Centre
- Tweaks to development loans for AI teams
- Improvements to fixture scheduling, particularly the frequency of consecutive home or away games
- Updated substitution rules across various competitions
Football Manager 23 is available on Xbox and PlayStation. Head to the official Steam page for more on today’s Football Manager 2023.