Football Manager 2022 releasing on Xbox Game Pass day one for Xbox, PC, and cloud

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Football Manager 2022 Hero Image (Image credit: SEGA | Xbox)

What you need to know

  • Football Manager is a popular sports management game that has players manage a professional football team.
  • It was just announced that Football Manager 2022, the next entry in the series, is releasing day one onto Xbox Game Pass.
  • Football Manager 2022 will be available through Xbox Game Pass for PC, while the Xbox Edition will land on consoles and the cloud.
  • Football Manager 2022 will also support Xbox Play Anywhere, so player save information will sync between all three platforms.

Xbox Game Pass continues to score an impressive collection of new titles, including brand-new launch titles like The Artful Escape and more. The list of games coming to Xbox Game Pass is always evolving, and it's about to score a new entry. It was just announced that Football Manager 2022 is coming to Xbox Game Pass on day one (opens in new tab), for both PCs and consoles.

Football Manager is a popular game series from SEGA that lets players manage their own professional football team, even diving into the most intricate and in-depth details and nuances of football management. Football Manager 2022 continues the series on Nov. 9, 2021, and is expanding its reach with a full day-one release onto Xbox Game Pass. SEGA isn't holding back, as Football Manager 2022 is heading to Xbox Game Pass for PCs, while Football Manager 2022 Xbox Edition is heading to consoles and even Xbox Cloud Gaming.

Beyond that, Football Manager 2022 will also apparently support Xbox Play Anywhere, meaning players will be able to purchase the game once to own the title across both PC and Xbox, and save information will sync between PC, Xbox, and the cloud. Football Manager 2022 may be an excellent game to play while at home or on the go, and may even join our list of best Xbox Game Pass games for fans of sports simulation games.

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2 Comments
  • Awesome! Never a bad thing to have more gamepass games available. I believe you meant to say that the game is coming out on Nov 9th, 2021 though.
  • You're right, thanks for the call out. Corrected.