What is a FM 2017 Ball Playing Defender?
Ball Playing Defender it is a designated role to the central defense position in Football Manager 2017.
The main task of this player is to take the ball from the opponent and try to play with the ball at his feet or make long passes in order to create counter attacking situations.
Due to this role, this FM 2017 Ball Playing Defender has a superior ability to pass and he is more skillful in terms of technique than the central defender.
There are three duties available for this role. They are: Defend, Stopper and Cover.
With the defend duty, the FM17 ball playing defender will be next to his defense partner (defender centre right or left). From there, he will mark the opponent strikers to prevent the ball reaches the goal area.
With the stopper duty, this player will get in front of his defensive line in order to disarm the opponent.
With the cover duty, he will play deeper in order to clean up the falling balls behind the defense.
Which are the most important attributes for the Ball Playing Defender role?
An effective player for this role of Ball Playing Defender must have good attributes of
Who is the best player for this defensive role?
Who are the most talented FM17 Ball Playing Defenders under 23 years old?