FIFA 19 – Xbox Controls

FIFA 19 Controls Xbox

FIFA 19 controls and buttons for Xbox One and Xbox 360 gamepad controllers. The controls in this guide refer to the Classic configuration in FIFA 19 settings.

This FIFA 19 controls guide is also available for Sony PlayStation and PC Windows controllers.


Action Xbox Buttons
Move Player

Sprint RT + direction
Shield/Jockey LT Hold Down + direction
First Touch/Knock-On RT + R + direction
Skill Moves R
Stop and Face Goal LB + no direction
Face Up Dribbling LT + RT
Stop Ball RT + no direction
Jostle (Ball In Air)) LT


Action Xbox Buttons
Ground Pass/Header A
Lob Pass/Cross/Header X
Through Ball Y
Shoot/Volley/Header B
Time Your Shot B + B [Timed]
No Touch Feints RB + L
Chip Shot LB + B
Finesse Shot RB + B
Low Shot/Downward Header Shot B + Tap B
Fake Shot B then A + direction
Fake Pass X then A + direction
Threaded Through Pass RB + Y


Action Xbox Buttons
Protect Ball LT
Lobbed Through Ball LB + Y
Driven Lob Pass/Cross RB + X
High Lob / Cross LB + X
Low Cross X + X
Scoop Lob LT + X
Call for Support RB
Dummy a Pass RB Press and Hold
Cancel LT + RT
Flair Pass LT + A
Flair Shot LT + B
Driven Ground Pass RB + A
Manual Ground Pass LB + RB + A
Let Ball Run RB + direction
Slow Dribble LB + L
Flick Up For Volley R3 (Press R)
Disguised First Touch RB Press and Hold + L (Towards Ball)


Action Xbox D-Pad Buttons
Display Attacking Tactics D-Pad: UP
Get In The Box D-Pad: UP then UP
Attacking Full Backs D-Pad: UP then RIGHT
Hug Sideline D-Pad: UP then LEFT
Extra Striker D-Pad: UP then DOWN
Display Defending Tactics D-Pad: DOWN
Striker Drop Back D-Pad: DOWN then UP
Team Press D-Pad: DOWN then RIGHT
Overload Ball Side D-Pad: DOWN then LEFT
Offside Trap D-Pad: DOWN then DOWN
Change Game Plan D-Pad: RIGHT or LEFT
Quick Substitutes RT


Action Xbox Buttons
Change Player LB
Switch Player (Manual) R + direction
Tackle/Push or Pull (when chasing) B
Sliding Tackle X
Clearance B
Jockey/Grab & hold LT Hold Down
Contain A Press and Hold
Teammate Contain RB Press and Hold
Running Jockey LT + RT Hold Down
Pull and Hold (when chasing) B Press and Hold
Quick Get Up (after slide tackle) X
Engage Shielding Opponent LT + L Towards Dribbler
Rush Goalkeeper Out Y Press and Hold
Move Goalkeeper R3 Press and Hold + R
GK Cover Far Post R3 Press and Hold
Switch To GK Press Touchpad


Action Xbox Buttons
Drop Kick B or X
Throw/Pass A
Drop Ball Y
Pick Up Ball RB
Driven Throw RB + A
Driven Kick RB + X


Action Xbox Buttons
Ground Pass A
High Pass/Cross X
Curled Shot B
Driven Shot LB + B
Wall Jump Y
Wall Charge A
Move Wall LT or RT
Wall Creep RB
Adjust Start Position R
Aim/Move Camera L
Apply Shot Power B
Apply Curl During Run Up L
Select Kick Taker RT
Add Kick Taker RB or LT
Move Goalkeeper X or B


Action Xbox Buttons
Call 2nd Kick Taker LT
2nd Kick Taker Curled Shot LT + B
2nd Kick Taker Layoff Pass LT + A
2nd Kick Taker Layoff Chip LT + X
2nd Kick Taker Run Over Ball LT + B then A
Call 3rd Kick Taker RB
3rd Kick Taker Curled Shot RB + B
3rd Kick Taker Run Over Ball RB + B then A


Action Xbox Buttons
Corners – Lob Cross X
Corners – Pass A
Aim Kick L
Apply Kick Power X
Turn Aim Indicator On/Off D-Pad: UP
Display Corner Tactics D-Pad: DOWN
Run Far Post D-Pad: UP then DOWN
Edge Of Box Run D-Pad: DOWN then LEFT
Crowd the Goalkeeper D-Pad: DOWN then LEFT
Run Near Post D-Pad: DOWN then DOWN
Move Along Live (Throw In) L
Start Throw In A
Short Throw In (Manual) Y
Long Throw In X Or A Press and Hold


Action Xbox Buttons
Aim L
Shoot B
Adjust Start Position R
Stutter LT
Sprint RT
Apply Kick Power B
Finesse Shot RB + B
Chip Shot LB + B
Select Kick Taker RT
Turn Air Indicator On/Off D-Pad: UP
Goalkeeper Move Side to Side L + direction
Goalkeeper Dive R + direction
Goalkeeper Gestures A Or B Or X Or Y



Action Xbox Buttons
Call for or suggest Pass A
Suggest Through Balll Y
Suggest Cross X
Suggest Shot B
Toggle Camera Target Press Track Pad (PS4) / Select (PS3)



Action Xbox Buttons
Dive R + direction (hold)
Autopositioning LB Press and Hold
2nd Defender Contain RB Press and Hold
Toggle Camera Target Press Track Pad (PS4) / Select (PS3)

Comments (1)

One thought on “FIFA 19 – Xbox Controls

  1. It’s a good guide

    However, we do i find L button the R button can you shed more light on this its confusing. I have an X box One Pad Thanks

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