This is a downloadable save file that will let you quick start to just before the World Cup if all you want to do is play through the World Cup for a quick save.

 

There are two versions just before the squad selection and just before the first game. The second one may be useful if you're playing as a random nation and don't know which players to select, the squad selection will happen for you.

 

All international players have been loaded so each nation should have a full roster.

 

Unfortunately the exact ordering of fixtures won't be right due to a limitation of the game, but it doesn't make too much difference overall since the groups are the same.

 

To install put the .fm file in this location and then load it the same way you would your normal save game

Documents / Sports Interactive / Football Manager 2023 / Games

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NVHeat
9 years ago
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will play with any skin?

Nadhir Sellaouti
2 years ago
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Hey, to which folder I should add this file ?

 

dr_canak
2 months ago
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@Nadhir Sellaouti Installation directions for installing and using the WC save file are located at the download link itself.

Footygamer
16 years ago
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Put it in Documents / Sports Interactive / Football Manager 2023 / Games

kishanmufc
11 years ago
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This is so so niche but Tim Ream doesn't seem to exist in this for some reason? As someone who watches Fulham a lot I was going to have a go at shepherding his all conquering return to the National Team!

Arla2002
5 years ago
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Is it possible to do this as a future start date?

Footygamer
16 years ago
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@Arla2002  I don't have time to do the future start date file until Christmas unfortunately.

mikelupu
1 year ago
1 month ago
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It seems this does not work with FM Touch. Would it be possible to create a version of the save for that version?

Ersin Sezer
8 years ago
2 months ago
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hi mate, I have a question that how can we add a national team that does not qualify World Cup 2022 into this? for example add italy instead of poland?

TipToppy
13 years ago
2 days ago
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The WC squads are locked now, is it possible to update this save?  Lots of players in this save are not going to the WC (Ings, Calvert-Lewis, Rogic etc).

kingrobbo
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By Ersin Sezer 19 November 2022 - 18:10 PM UTC 

hi mate, I have a question that how can we add a national team that does not qualify World Cup 2022 into this? for example add italy instead of poland?

 

you have to edit this

kingrobbo
13 years ago
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By TipToppy 19 November 2022 - 22:18 PM UTC 

The WC squads are locked now, is it possible to update this save?  Lots of players in this save are not going to the WC (Ings, Calvert-Lewis, Rogic etc).

 

you can use FMRTE to swap any player in/out of their national squads even during the tournament 

TipToppy
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By kingrobbo 19 November 2022 - 22:27 PM UTC 

you can use FMRTE to swap any player in/out of their national squads even during the tournament 

 

Which I would have to buy to save etc. Just wondering if the original .fm save can be updated with the real squads.

kingrobbo
13 years ago
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By TipToppy 19 November 2022 - 22:45 PM UTC 

Which I would have to buy to save etc. Just wondering if the original .fm save can be updated with the real squads.

 

how would you mange that? play as 32 managers and pick the squads, resign and how do you get the original managers back in place without using an IGE?

Virtual Yoda
7 years ago
3 days ago
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Thanks for this - super helpful 

aldo_87
9 years ago
1 month ago
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@kingrobbo  i try to edit and add italy to world cup via advance rule, and everytime i tried to save editor,it always said it need to be tested . but it always said there is error in nation rules like this.can you help me?

kingrobbo
13 years ago
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By aldo_87 20 December 2022 - 12:08 PM UTC 

@kingrobbo  i try to edit and add italy to world cup via advance rule, and everytime i tried to save editor,it always said it need to be tested . but it always said there is error in nation rules like this.can you help me?

 

this has been a known issue going back several versions, you edit WC and Afcon plays up, and to address I  created a new set of rules for  AFCON[fixed format]

but its part of a major file where the nations league is removed, changes to WC/EUROS +their qualifiers and international friendlies are reduced

I am too busy now but took a brief look and file doesnt load for me,its in my editor data folder

it should be here but doesnt appear in the editor, best bet ask over on SI bug forums

Alex Meeken
2 years ago
1 month ago
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Is this available for a network game?

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