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France 23/24 League Structure

FMInside Jul 22, 2023 Last modified: 22 Jul 3,942 views 354 downloads

Change the league structure of the French leagues in Football Manager 2023 to match the real life structure for the 2023/2024 season.

The new 2023-2024 and beyond league structure for France. The following leagues have been updated:

Ligue 1
20 > 18 clubs

Ligue 2
20 > 18 clubs (from the 2nd season)

Championnat National
5 x relegation in season 1 > 4x relegation in 2nd season)

Championnat National 2
4 groups of 16 teams

Promotions & relegation for all leagues have been added, meaning it will fully cover the 23/24 season.

For all leagues the past winners have also been updated:

  • PSG winner of Ligue 1
  • Havre AC winner of Ligue 2
  • Concarneau winner of Championnat National

Note - At this point this file is not yet compatible with our FMUpdate 23/24 season. This feature will be added in a future release.


How to install France 23/24 League Structure

  1. Download the .fmf file
  2. Place the The FMUpdate - France 23-24 League Structure.fmf file in the following folder: User\Documents\Sports Interactive\Football Manager 2023\editor data
  3. Start Football Manager 23 and start a new career.
  4. When selecting your database files, make sure The FMUpdate - France 23-24 League Structure file is ticked
  5. Continue to Advanced Settings
  6. Once you have selected your Nation & Leagues you can start your game.
  7. Having troubles installing the file? Have a look at our guide on how to start a new save in Football Manager.


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