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fmi update – FM20 – 20/21 Update

Are you ready to venture into the 2020/2021 season? The fmi update will change Football Manager 2020 as if you are playing Football Manager 2021! In this update ALL summer transfers will be updated and included into the start of a new save! Also, all leagues and cups that have finished have been progressed and have the correct rosters of the 2020/2021 season.

This update has been created using the 20.4.0 database of Football Manager 2020.

fmi update 2020/2021 (direct)

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fmi update 2020/2021 (Steam)

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Want to play with future transfers and don’t want to play with updated rosters?
Download our Final 2019/2020 seasonal update.


Total changes (20.0.4 database): 185.005

  • Updated league rosters for ALL leagues
  • ALL confirmed summer transfers until 19/09/2020 start directly at their new club
  • Important – We are aware that there is an error with the English League Cup. This is a hard coded problem that can’t be changed. During the first season there will be no fixtures scheduled. From the second season the cup will be planned as usual.


Thiago Alcantara & Diogo Jota > Liverpool
Sergio Reguilon & Gareth Bale > Tottenham Hotspur
James Rodriguez & Abdoulaye Doucoure > Everton
Yannick Carrasco > Atletico Madrid
Patrik Schick > Bayer Leverkusen
André Silva > Eintracht Frankfurt
Alessandro Florenzi > Paris Saint-Germain
Gonzalo Higuaín > Inter Miami
Marcos Acuña > Sevilla
Crysencio Summerville > Leeds
Pervis Estupiñán > Villarreal
Callum Wilson, Jamal Lewis & Ryan Fraser > Newcastle United
Alphonse Areola, Ola Aina & Kenny Tete > Fulham
Ollie Watkins, Bertrand Traoré & Emiliano Martinez > Aston Villa
Marçal, Ki-Jana Hoever & Vitinha > Wolves
Ethan Ampadu, Oliver Burke, Ismaila Coulibaly, Jayden Bogle & Max Lowe > Sheffield United
Michy Batshuayi > Crystal Palace
Branslav Ivanovic & Conor Gallagher > West Bromwich Albion
Stipe Perica, James Garner & Francisco Sierralta > Watford
Sandro Tonali, Ante Rebic & Ciprian Tatarusanu > A.C. Milan
Aleksandar Kolarov & Darian Males > Internazionale
Marash Kumbulla > AS Roma
Vedat Muriqi > Lazio
Nahuel Molina Lucero & Tolgay Arslan > Udinese
Filippo Melegoni, Davide Zappacosta, Marko Pjaca, Mattia Destro, Miha Zajc & Milan Badelj > Genoa
Vito Mannone > AS Monaco
Julian Pollersbeck > Olympique Lyon
Cristian Piccini > Atalanta
Angeliño & Lazar Samardzic > RB Leipzig
Gonçalo Paciência > Schalke 04
Uros Spajic > Feyenoord
Yoshinori Muto > Eibar
Jeison Murillo > Celta de Vigo
Evanilson & Toni Martínez > FC Porto
Ricardo Quaresma > Vitória Guimarães
Rafael, Boli Bolingoli & Nacer Chadli > Istanbul Basaksehir
Peter Etebo > Galatasaray
Josef de Souza & Gökhan Töre > Besiktas
Marcel Tisserand & Nazim Sangaré > Fenerbahce
Neven Subotic > Denizlispor
Lucas Biglia > Karagümrük
And many more transfers!


Michael Essien > FC Nordsjælland
And many more staff transfers!

Contract extensions

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Jack Grealish
Isaac Hayden
Karl Darlow
Joe Bryan
Denis Odoi
Josh Onomah
Daichi Kamada
Taulant Xhaka
Hamari Traoré
Nuno Espirito Santo

Standard key features in the fmi update

There are several key features we include in all our updates and below we present you with a list of all these features:

  • The latest transfers
  • Added missing players / managers
  • New wonderkids to discover
  • Managerial changes
  • Contract renewals & terminations
  • Updated captains and vice-captains
  • Corrected club & kit colors
  • Real competition and league names
  • Added new clubs / Removed old clubs / Merged clubs
  • Correct award & trophy names
  • Added/Removed legends/icons/favoured personnel
  • Added real life media pundits
  • PA & CA Updates / Upgrades / Downgrades
  • Promotion & Relegation from leagues that have already finished

How to install the fmi update 20/21

These are instructions for when you download it directly. If you choose to download it from Steam, the game will automatically add the update to your editor data folder.

  1. Download the fmi update 20/21 by clicking the download button.
  2. Move the .fmf file to the following location:Documents/Sports Interactive/Football Manager 2020/editor data/
  3. If the editor data folder doesn’t exist you can create it yourself.
  4. Start FM20 and start a new career.
  5. When selecting your database make sure the fmi update 20/21 is ticked.
  6. Select the 20.4.0 database before continuing to the advanced settings.
  7. After you have selected your database, pick the nations & leagues and start your game!
  8. Have fun!!

IMPORTANT!: Using multiple or different data updates could result in unexpected errors and possible corrupt save games and/or crashes. We do not test our update alongside any other data updates and are not able to recommend any updates or files to use. Also: don’t forget to remove older versions of the fmi update before you start a new save.

Redistribution Policy

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You are not allowed to download the update, make changes and the upload under your own name.

You are allowed to make changes on the update for personal use, but not for commercial use.

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