Football management simulator is available ‘for free’ on Game Pass subscription, but requires trick to download and play in Brazil
Football Manager 2021 is the latest version of the SEGA football simulator, popular with football fans and even among players and coaches, like the Portuguese Abel Ferreira do Palmeiras, who revealed that he uses the game to observe athletes.
In addition to the main PC version and an adaptation for mobile phones and tablets, the title is now also available for Xbox Series X / S and Xbox One. Unfortunately, just like on the computer, the game is not officially sold in Brazil, but it is possible use a trick to run it on the console over here.
Football Manager 2021 was recently added to the Game Pass, a subscription service for Xbox consoles that releases hundreds of games for free to users, including hits from EA Sports and all of the platform’s exclusive releases. Plans range from R $ 29.99 to R $ 44.99 per month.
See the guide to download and play Football Manager 2021 on your Xbox:
Step 1. Go to the Xbox settings, select System> Language and Location;
Step 2. In the Locality option, change from Brazil to the United States. Click A on the “Restart” button to apply the changes;
Step 3. If you are a Game Pass subscriber, go to the games available on the service screen, find Football Manager 2021 and press A. You can also buy the game from the console’s game store by pressing Y and searching for its name;
Step 4. Click “Install” to start transferring Football Manager 2021 to your Xbox;
Step 5. The game weighs just over 4 GB. As soon as the download is finished, it will be installed automatically and can be run in the games menu of the console;
Step 6. Okay, now just run Football Manager 2021 on Xbox. Note that it is possible to plug a USB mouse and keyboard into the console to make the experience more agile and complete, or to play using the console control.
It is important to always keep the Xbox locale in the United States (or another country where the game is available) so that you can run FM 2021. If you need to return the device to Brazil (to purchase a game, for example) , remember to repeat the process from step 2 to return to playing FM 2021.