FIFA 17 Protect The Ball Tutorial

This is a FIFA 17 tutorial on how exactly to use protect the ball to retain possession of the ball in all areas of the football pitch. Watch the full HD video tutorial below to learn all the secrets of the most important and overpowered feature in this years title.

We cover four main talking points of how use this for attacking and defending purposes so that you can be a match for any opponent you face either in offline or online play. By the end of it you’ll become a pro player that will be a force to be reckoned with as this is heavily used by all of the worlds top gamers.

It will be your hidden weapon in winning loads more matches and a vital component to helping you beat the AI in Career Mode and getting promoted to high online season wins. All you have to do is hold down the LT button on Xbox or L2 on PlayStation. Your player will instantly begin to protect the ball and the higher the physical stats and strength, the less likely that you’ll lose possession of the ball.

When in front of a defender or attacker, simply tap the left trigger button and your player will protect it and won’t let the player retain the ball or tackle you. For push and pull all you have to do is press the circle button on PlayStation or B button on Xbox repeatedly to push the opponent off the ball.

Lastly the first touch protect feature is simply holding down the left trigger when receiving the ball and it’s a great way to score goals for fun in the final third or penalty area of the opposition.

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