It’s FIFA 12 tips week on officialplaystationmagazine.co .uk, and we kick it off with a guide to learning the hardest part of this year’s game: defending. In previous years tackling was as simple as pressing X when close to the man in possession to easily hoover the ball away; now stealing it requires a perfectly timed tap of the square button. And bloody hell is it difficult.
This year’s game has split fans like a Steven Gerrard pass, chiefly because of gamer’s reaction to FIFA 12′s new defensive system. But help is at hand via our complete guide to defending. Take some time to learn these tips and your back four will be transformed from clowns to Cannavaros within hours.