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How To Improve Shooting - Tips To Get Better

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How To Improve Shooting - Tips To Get Better

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Check out different ways to improve your shooting in FIFA 19! Learn different shot types, score using free kicks and crosses, & more in this How To Guide!

How To Improve Shooting - Tips To Get Better

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Know An Easier Way To Score!

Devising different ways to score goals in FIFA is just one of the reasons why it makes the game so fun. Here are some other ways to further improve your shooting and let you score more goals!

Learn Each Shot Type

Each shot is most effective when used in different situations. Learn to use specific shots to maximize each attempt!

Regular Shot

Regular Shot Table

NameWhat Is ItHow To ExecuteWhen To Use
Regular ShotA normal shot attempt at scoring the goal."Shoot" buttonUse to quickly get shots off if needed.

Finesse Shot

Finesse Shot Table

NameWhat Is ItHow To ExecuteWhen To Use
Finesse ShotA shot that favors accuracy over power. The ball curves towards the target."Shoot" button + R1 / RBUse when the keeper is directly in front of you to curve the ball around the keeper.

Chip Shot

Chip Shot Table

NameWhat Is ItHow To ExecuteWhen To Use
Chip ShotA shot that slowly arcs above the defender."Shoot" button + L1 / LBUse on one-on-one situations when the keeper is close in front of you.

Header / Volley

Header / Volley Table

NameWhat Is ItHow To ExecuteWhen To Use
Header / VolleyA goal attempt from mid-air."Shoot" buttonUse when a ball is crossed to your player.

Low Shot

Low Shot Table

NameWhat Is ItHow To ExecuteWhen To Use
Low ShotA shot that will not go airborne.Double tap "Shoot" buttonUse to make sure that the shot will not fly above the goal.

Shot Fake

Shot Fake Table

NameWhat Is ItHow To ExecuteWhen To Use
Shot FakeA fake shot attempt."Shoot" button, then "Pass" buttonUse to fake out enemy players when attempting to score.

Timed Shooting

Timed Shooting introduces a timed element that can improve or worsen your shot. Press the "Shoot" button again when the markers in your gauge are in the middle for a better shot. Practice this to make your shots more devastating!

Control Shot Power

Holding the "Shoot" button will charge your shot making it cover more ground! You do not need to hold it for long when you are attempting to score near the goal.

Shot Fakes

Shot Fakes are also a useful tool to add to your arsenal. It tricks players and maybe even goalkeepers. This may then collapse their defense giving you a better opportunity to score!

Clear Line Of Sight Is Important

Having a clear path in front of you will almost always lead to great goal attempts. However, if something is blocking your line of sight, it is recommended to reposition your character, or pass the ball instead of shooting.

Free Kicks Can Let You Score

Free Kicks can also be converted into goals if you are at the right distance, and know the different Free Kick Techniques.

Check Out How To Free Kick Here

Try Your Luck By Scoring With Crosses

Crosses are lob passes from the side of the goal to the center, where a striker is usually waiting. There is a lot of luck involved since you will be fighting to touch the ball first. However, this is still a viable way to score, and it looks really good!

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