Editors Liked

  • Excellent field game captures the feel of controlling a whole squad
  • Admirably basic in its approach to video game sports
  • Opera in the soundtrack
  • New engine looks ok
  • Licensed Champions League and Europa League
  • Some players look authentic
  • Online Master League
  • Realistic scorelines

Editors Didn't Like

  • Steep learning curve with thin tutorials in career mode
  • Dull graphical presentation
  • Complex control scheme will keep all but the most devoted players away
  • Paucity of headed goals
  • Technical issues
  • Shambolic licensing
  • Old commentary