Episodes
An earlier episode this week as the pod takes a look at the Title Update #4 notes and break down the anticipated impact, just before it was about to go live on consoles. Elite player and pack grinding expert MattFUTTrading, joins FUT legend AirJapes, the FUT Weekly community's DJ and your host Ben to discuss what to look out for when you play FIFA22 this week: Impact on goalkeepers Defensive changes Potentially significant depth change Indirect lobbed throughball nerf Depth being...
Published 01/19/22
Market expert Nate - The FUT Accountant, Top NA Player H00bear and FUT Legend AirJapes join Ben to discuss: Pound For Pound Powerhouses Prime Zola SBC Headliners Koulibally Silver Stars Gold Surprise La Liga POTM recommendation Headliners Theate Moments Ziyech actually good? Our TOTY Prediction Who we'd like to see get an Honourable Mention version TOTY Market Dip Trading plans FUT Series coming? Which leagues?  Loads more Enter the 24k FIFA Point competition, get this week's Content...
Published 01/12/22
Team Gullit's Coach and Manager Renzo joins the podcast along with game critic and consultant Brammers, FUT legend AirJapes and your host Ben. On this gameplay episode your panel get into: Defensive line issues How to solve players dropping too deep Using offside trap Brammers 41212(2) success AirJapes 'aggressive' 3412 Defensive pressing  Player Switching Champs Structure thoughts Overload ball side FIFA22 likes & dislikes so far Enter the 24k FIFA Point competition, get this week's...
Published 01/08/22
This coming week's offering is a bit of eagerly anticipated festive fun as the regulars battle it out for FUT Weekly Christmas Quiz glory!  Rounds include CLOSEST TO, HIGHS & LOWS, PENALTIES, BIN OR BID and SILENT NIGHT! Team NA:  Undefeated YouTube legend AirJapes  Market expert Nate - The FUT Accountant Team EU:  Streamer and creator MattFUTTrading  FIFA eWorld Cup Commentator Richard Buckley See you in the New Year — A Merry Christmas and Happy New Year listeners!
Published 12/26/21
With FUT Champions changes and Winter Wildcards — it has been a big week for FUT! Market expert Nate (The FUT Accountant), streamer MattFUTTrading, YouTube Legend AirJapes and your host Ben to discuss: Some very strong Pound For Pound Powerhouses! Winter Wildcard Torres POTM Trent Winter Wildcard Taarabt Winter Wildcard Sow When to buy Winter Wildcard players Fodder prices Winter Swaps thoughts Our Icon Swaps Choices New FUT Champs Rewards Playoffs easier (and likely same for Finals) FUT...
Published 12/22/21
Can leaking stop leaks? And many other surprising arguments on this week's episode! We're joined by the returning ImADuckQuackk, who previously spoke out often against leaks but is now regularly the first to break them, AirJapes, DJ and your host Ben ask him about that and much more: Impact of leaks on regular players & traders ImADuckQuackk's stance on leaks — has it changed? Insider insight on 'leak culture' Duck's reasons for starting to break leaks How leaks come about How can EA...
Published 12/15/21
On this episode of the FUT Weekly Podcast we hear from various Gameplay experts: eWorld Cup commentator Richard Buckley, First Owner Elite Division Player MattFUTTrading and FUT YouTube legend AirJapes joins your host Ben to discuss: TOTGS Tiago Djalo Reivew Numbers Up Di Maria Review Base Lahm Review Cristiano Ronaldo vs Cruyff Japes gets in on the 352 hype Richard's 451 Simplifying tactics Improving chance creation Kick Off Goals A very overlooked button Player Lock OP  Ben answers your...
Published 12/09/21
FUT icon ZwebackHD jumps on after a crazy Black Friday! He joins regulars Nate (The FUT Accountant), AirJapes and your host Ben to discuss: Guessing Ben's Icon Pack Our Pound For Pound nominations Listener Pound For Pound nominations Flashback Benzema Moments Phil Jones Signature Signings Edwards SS Objective Baku League Objective Defrel Flashback Chiellini SBC Gelson Martins Icon SBC predictions Will meta players drop from here? Icon Swaps & TOTGS To come next? One Player Zwe thinks...
Published 11/30/21
On this week's episode a familiar panel of Trader and Elite Division Player MattFUTTrading, Top NA Player H00bear and YouTube Legend AirJapes join your host Ben discuss: Squad Foundations Uribe Review RTTK Traore Review RTTK Tapsoba Reivew Mid Raul & RB Kessie Review Applying pressure against someone holding the ball Have the patches actually changed the game? Why is the game "not what it was"? How we create chances Ben's all-time favourite tactic What player would you delete from the...
Published 11/25/21
Chicago Fire's Kacee makes her debut on FUT Weekly, and is joined by market and trading expert Nate — The FUT Accountant — plus FUT YouTube legend AirJapes and your host Ben to discuss: Our Pound For Pound Powerhouses this week Listener suggestions Japes in Farmers League shocker Adidas NumbersUp: a controversial promo? Market response to NumbersUp NumbersUp Militao thoughts Beckham gets an SBC celebrating him kicking another SBC player's father Flashback Morata & POTM Salah IF...
Published 11/16/21
Tolando77, who reached the Elite Division playing with his feet, joins the podcast along with AirJapes, MattFUTTrading and your host Ben to discuss: How Tolando plays FIFA22 with his feet The gameplay adjustments required His tactics and playstyle Aggressive or Conservative Interceptions? Scoring Longshots Importance of finishing stat Defending Driven Passes  Worth putting CMs on Free Roam or Drift Wide? Some Sulinho and Rulebreakers Machis chat Much more! Get this week's Content...
Published 11/11/21
Market and trading expert Nate — The FUT Accountant — joins regulars AirJapes, Richard Buckley and your host Ben to discuss: Our Pound For Pound Powerhouses this week Listener suggestions RTTF Kunku IF Alaba Review Rulebreakers Rudiger and Dante Rulebreakers Team 1 thoughts When to buy Rulebreakers Market After The Hero Pack Black Friday to have an impact soon? Flashback Kante causes a stir Get double the pod content, keeping it going (for just £3 a month) by becoming a Patreon over...
Published 11/02/21
Transfer-recording-breaking FIFA Pro Tom Leese and Gameplay Guru NealGuides joins AirJapes and your host Ben to discuss: Safely using fullbacks in attack Non-CBs and CBs — is it a bad move? NealGuides Tactical Approach Tom's Gameplans: 442 and 4231 How to best counter the 4231 Japes funky 451 tactics Should you focus on the meta/overpowered techniques? Things Tom needed to learn for FIFA22 Tom's most effective skills More shooting pointers Thoughts on Gameplay and GKs Much more! Want a...
Published 10/28/21
A packed week as Market & trading expert Nate The FUT Accountant, joins fellow regulars AirJapes, MattFUTTrading and Ben to discuss: Our Pound For Pound Powerhouses this week Listener's Pound For Pound Powerhouses Road To The Knockouts! Quick thoughts on RTTK Fekir and De Ligt Why Benjamin Andre RTTK was a nice idea but terrible in the end FIFA will no longer be called FIFA — what does that mean for FUT? No Loss Glitch Low end fodder investing Meta Player Market — still on the...
Published 10/20/21
Returning FUT Weekly legend Andy AJ3 joins your current regulars AirJapes, Richard Buckley and Ben to discuss: Our Pound For Pound Powerhouses this week Listener suggestions POTM Benzema Review Andy's FUT thoughts so far Analysis of the current Rivals and Champs structure Does the structure work for 'less able' players? Flashback Umtiti verdict POTM Ronaldo thoughts POTM Koulibally & Til Richard argues against OTW Loads more! Want a chance of winning 24,000 FIFA Points? Plus get...
Published 10/13/21
Hashtag United pro player Tom Stokes joins your regulars YouTube Legend AirJapes, eWorld Cup Commentator Richard Buckley and Ben to discuss: Even more finishing advice! Tom Stokes Pro 442 Tactics AirJapes 433(5) False 9 Richard's 4321 How important is a dedicated defensive midfielder? Pro player's mentality tips Our Controller Settings Our Camera Settings Loads more! Want a chance of winning 24,000 FIFA Points? Plus get double the pod content, keeping it going (for just £3 a month) by...
Published 10/07/21
Insight and pointers on OTW, Pound for Pound Pound and Champions Playoffs!  Regulars AirJapes, Richard Buckley and MattFUTTrading join your host Ben to discuss: Our Pound For Pound Powerhouses TOTW2 thoughts Bold calls for Diaz and Ramos as good centrebacks IF Vinicius Review Thoughts on currently known OTW players Our Playoffs Matchmaking works Pointers going into Playoffs "Rage Quit Meta" Has the 'restructuring' been good so far? Market thoughts Want a chance of winning 24,000 FIFA...
Published 10/02/21
It's here! The first proper podcast of FUT22! Market expert The FUT Accountant, eWorld Cup commentator Richard Buckley and Top 100 NA Pro Player H00bear join your host Ben to dive into a load of gameplay and market chat: Our early game Pound For Pound Powerhouses General gameplay pointers Shooting advice Dribbling pointers Price predictions for players Whats the cause of strange prices? Preview Pack impact Objective tips Loads more Want a chance of winning 24,000 FIFA Points? Plus get...
Published 09/25/21
More pre-launch advice and pointers! Your host Ben is joined by eWorld Cup commentator Richard Buckley, squad battles expert MattFUTTrading and Top 100 NA Pro Player H00bear. Your panel discusses: Starter Pound for Pound Powerhouses! Best early link combinations Thoughts on the influx of pacy defenders New Icons: Van Persie, Cafu & Casillas Other notable high rated players boosts The risks of buying 'Hyped' players early on Squad Battles pointers Top gameplay tips for playing the...
Published 09/20/21
On this 'How to Start FUT22' Special, Ben is joined by YouTube legend AirJapes, coach and trader MattFUTTrading, streamer and YouTuber Chuffsters as well as the pod community's own DJFIFAPlayer. They discuss: Is the struggle of a no FIFA Point Road To Glory worth it? New Rivals and WL Rewards impact 20 hours rather than 10 hours of Early Access if you have Ultimate Edition!  How to use early access? Advice for those considering spending FIFA Points Big brain Quick Sell Recovery tip How to...
Published 09/10/21
Streamer and ex-EA Community manager ChuBoi, YouTube legend AirJapes and Esports Commentator Richard Buckley join your host Ben to breakdown and give their thoughts on the new Rivals and Champs structure, and what the FUT Producers revealed on stream: New Rivals and FUT Champions Explanations! Key takeaways from the FUT Producer Q&A Why is Rivals in FUT22 so complicated? Or is it? Rivals Rewards format rework: explanation & thoughts The end of self relegation? What we know about...
Published 08/25/21
In this second part of a two part special, the podcast's most regular special guests — AirJapes, Richard Buckley, Marcus Gomes & MattFUTTrading — join your host Ben to give out their FUT21 End of Season Awards! Part 2 includes: Their FUT21 Nemesis Their favourite midfielder, attacker and defender from this cycle Their FUT21 Hidden Gem Their thoughts on content overall in FUT21 Hopes for content in FUT22 Supporters of the pod keep it going, get double the pod content (for just £3...
Published 08/12/21
Your host Ben reads through the FIFA22 Pitch Note 'FUT Deep Dive' so you don't have to! Plus he throws in some extra context to clear a few bits up. More FUT discussion and analysis to come very soon!  This includes: Division Rivals Progression Starting Out Elite Division Weekly Rewards Season and Milestones Rewards Season Refresh Matchmaking FUT Champions Qualification Champions Play-Offs Champions Finals Champions Re-Qualification and Entry Champions Rewards Co-op Public Matchmaking Main...
Published 08/11/21
The podcast's most regular special guests — AirJapes, Richard Buckley, Marcus Gomes & MattFUTTrading — join your host Ben to give out their FUT21 End of Season Awards! Part 1 includes: Guest's Pound for Pound Powerhouse of the Season P4PPOTS Listener Suggestions! Favourite promo of FUT21 Least favourite promo of FUT21 Favourite objective and/or SBC The panel's final FUT21 squads Supporters of the pod keep it going, get double the pod content (for just £3 a month) via Patreon over...
Published 08/05/21
Your host Ben reads through the whole FIFA22 Gameplay Deep Dive Pitch Note so you don't have to! This includes: HyperMotion Gameplay Technology ᴺᴳ Advanced 11v11 Match Capture ᴺᴳ Machine Learning ᴺᴳ  ML-Flow ᴺᴳ  New on FIFA 22 Full Team Authentic Motion ᴺᴳ  / Animation Refresh  Tactical A.I. ᴺᴳ  Competitive Settings Deeper Match Analysis Kinetic Air Battles ᴺᴳ Explosive Sprint Player Humanization ᴺᴳ True Ball Physics Attacking New Attacking Tactics Composed Ball Control ᴺᴳ Controlling the...
Published 07/30/21