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Worst players in Football Manager 2024 (FM24)

Stay away from these players in FM24!

FM24 has exciting players to sign, especially in the top leagues. Lots of them look like just what you need, but if you're not careful, you might end up with a costly injury-prone player. Here's a list of the worst players in Football Manager 2024 that made me regret wasting my transfer budget.

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Injury-prone players to avoid in FM24

From promising wonderkids to seasoned veterans, we'll cover all the Football Manager 2024 injury-prone players who will spend more time in your club doctor's office than in a dressing room.

Top-rated injury-prone players - FM24

These superstars will tear their ACL and end their season as soon as you say ''gegenpress.'' Additionally, they demand high wages, which could be spent on a healthy and fit player. Avoid these guys at all costs!

Player NameNationalityClubAge
Douglas CostaBrazilLA Galaxy32
Raphael VaraneFranceManchester United30
EvanilsonBrazilFC Porto23
José GimenezUruguayAtlético de Madrid28
Mattia PerinItalyJuventus30
Paulo DybalaArgentinaRoma29
Domenico BerardiItalySassuolo28
Youssouf SabalySenegalReal Betis30
Anthony MartialFranceManchester United27
Callum WilsonEnglandNewcastle31
Dani CarvajalSpainReal Madrid31
Naby KeïtaGuineaWerder Bremen28
Wesley FofanaFranceChelsea FC22
Jerry St. JusteNetherlandsSporting CP26
Marco ReusGermanyBorussia Dortmund34
Justin BijlowNetherlandsFeyenoord25
Dominic Calvert-LewinEnglandEverton26
Chris SmallingEnglandAS Roma33
Ruben Loftus-CheekEnglandAC Milan27
Danny WelbeckEnglandBrighton & Hove Albion32
Erik LamelaArgentinaSevilla FC31
Stephan El ShaarawyItalyAS Roma30
Giorgio ChielliniItalyLos Angeles FC38
Philippe CoutinhoBrazilAl-Duhail31
Giovani Lo CelsoArgentinaTottenham Hotspur27
Leonardo SpinazzolaItalyAS Roma30
Marcos AcuñaArgentinaSevilla FC31
Gonçalo GuedesPortugalSL Benfica26
Miralem PjanićBosnia & HerzegovinaSharjah33
Iván MarcanoSpainFC Porto36

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Injury-prone Free Agents - FM24

Free agents with good stats come with no transfer fee and can attract better players to your club. That's why it stings even more when these players pick up injury after injury and don't fulfill your expectations. In the list below are injury-prone free agents that must be avoided in FM24.

Player NameNationalityAge
Sergio AsenjoSpain34
Javier PastoreArgentina34
Óscar UstariArgentina37
Iago FalquéSpain33
Marko MihojevićBosnia & Herzegovina27
Aleksandar IgnjovskiSerbia32
Luke AmosEngland26
Bakary SakoMali35
Karim BellarabiGermany33
Mickaël FacchinettiSwitzerland32
Christopher AvevorGermany31
Scott DannEngland36
Wilfred BonyCote D'Ivoire34
Tiago IloriPortugal30
Jean-Christophe BahebeckFrance30
Jozy AltidoreUnited States34

Wonderkids to avoid - FM24

Wonderkids are the most attractive prospects in FM24, helping you win trophies and profit from their transfers. Sadly, these wonderkids will spend more time off the pitch than on it.

Player NameNationalityClubAge
Faustino AnjorinEnglandPortsmouth FC21
Kaio JorgeBrazilFrosinone21
Filip StankovićSerbiaUC Sampdoria21
Dennis CollanderSwedenHammarby IF21
Fodé FofanaNetherlands Vitesse20
Noni MaduekeEnglandChelsea FC21
Amourricho van Axel DongenNetherlands AFC Ajax18

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