FIFA 16 Career Mode Youth Academy Tips: Growing Physical Stats
This is an in-depth tutorial about how to grow the physical stats of your young youth academy players on FIFA 16 Career Mode. Watch the full video guide below that’ll teach you exactly how to set this up on your manager mode.
The first thing you need to do is hire a couple of scouts who’ve got 5 star judgement and experience and then send them out wherever you want. There’s a myth that some places are better than others and this actually rings true, going somewhere like Argentina or Brazil which are the two best countries to scout will get you more high rated wonderkids in your youth academy compared to somewhere like Slovakia.
The best regions are Europe and South America and the only difference is that you’ll get more players with a potential of 94 in the better regions compared to the poorer ones. Once you have setup a youth scouting network then you should send them out for around 6 months or longer and make a search for physically strong players.
Now as for when to promote your youth players to the 1st team and offer them a professional contract that should be done after a few months of them being in there. Make sure that you dodge the dreaded May update as after May their stats will go up but their physical stats won’t throughout their career and they’ll become flops and not an all-round player.
When they are in your squad you should immediately start loaning them out to clubs and glitching their potential so that they acquire has potential to be special. If you don’t know how to do this then we’ve already covered a tutorial on how to grow young player potential here and that’ll teach you everything you need to know.
As for developing them over the years this is the most important part of the whole formula. You absolutely at no costs should use the player training drills to develop them. This acts as the May update and halts players growth with their physical stats so make sure to dodge using it.
You should however use it later on in their careers when they’re in their late 20’s to do up the technical statistics. By following all of these tips you’ll have some amazing 90+ rated youth academy youngsters that have an all-round game to them. Make sure you subscribe to our official YouTube channel to get the latest Career Mode tips and we’re also on social media under FIFASolved.