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5-2-2-1 Formation

Mode: Defending / Attacking (Counter)
Formation Base: 5-2-3
Available in: FUT

This formation includes 5 defenders including 3 central defenders (CB) – one of them could be a sweeper, and 2 wide full-backs acting as wing-backs, who will be backing the strikers on quick counter attacks. With 3 attackers (LW, RW and ST), you will be able to perform counter attack from the wings as well as the center.

Suggested Counter Formations: 4-3-3