“Walao, like that also cannot score!” “Pass la what you doing?!” These are the common phrases that you will be hearing that its FIFA World Cup season. Yes, although Malaysia is not involved in the World Cup, we Malaysians still love to join the hype and act like we are professionals when it comes to the sport. Wearing our favourite player's jersey, watching the matches with our kakis at mamak stalls or sports cafes, staying up late just to watch a big matchup are common habits and trends found amongst Malaysian football fans.
Now that the FIFA World Cup is in full swing, there are many apps that you can download on your smartphones and tablets to keep yourself updated with the latest news, highlights, and upcoming matches. However, if these apps are still not enough to satisfy your football high, you can consider downloading these football-themed mobile games below to live your football fantasies in the virtual world!
PES Club Manager
Voted as the top football game by netizens, the Pro Evolution Soccer Club Manager (a.k.a PES Club Manager) is a free game for Android and iOS that simulates a soccer game right on your mobile device. Through the game, you can experience being a coach, a scout, and a general manager for a football club. Apart from solo mode, there is also an option for you to play online and test your skills against other players globally. Its dynamic game options also enable you to control every aspect of the game. Despite being a mobile game, PES Club Manager has realistic graphics which further improves your overall gaming experience.
Dream League Soccer 2018
Sir Alex Ferguson, Jose Mourinho, Pep Guardiola… these legends are considered the cream of the football-management crop. Although it is highly unlikely for you to emulate their success in real life, it is not entirely impossible when it comes to the virtual football scene. Prove your prowess as a football manager by building your own team and home stadium in Dream League Soccer 2018. Offering a variety of modes to choose from plus immersive visuals to boot, this game guarantees hours of fun and excitement as you build and manage your team to the gold.
Think you have what it takes to be a legendary virtual football manager? Learn how to manage a football team, execute winning strategies, and compete for bragging rights with your friends with Top Eleven. With Top Eleven, you can compete with other managers around the world and prove that you have what it takes to win a virtual football championship. This is a popular game amongst football fanatics because it enables you to control all aspects of your team, from scouting for the best players down to choosing your kit. Offering realistic graphics and dynamic gameplay, this game would provide countless hours of fun combined with brain stimulation.
Soccer Star 2018 Top Leagues
In this mobile game, you play the role of a football player instead of a manager. Hence, you’ll have the chance to play in the most prestigious tournaments around the world. Apart from that, you can also level up your skills to make yourself a more wholesome player. This is your chance to become the next Christiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi (virtually, of course)!
Unlike the other mobile football games above that replicate real-life games and scenarios, Head Soccer is slightly different with more eccentric gameplay. You don’t have to manage a team; you just need to control your figure to jump and kick the ball into your opponent’s goal. You can also use power-ups like lightning shots, ice shots, etc to land the lethal shot. Its easy controls mean that anyone can pick this game up within seconds and together with its addictive gameplay, you are likely to play it for hours at a time without realising it! This game also allows you to connect with your friends, making it a good filler game while waiting for the second half or the next World Cup match to begin.
Not only do these games provide unlimited fun and entertainment, they are also free to play and download so make sure you try them out! Apart from the games mentioned above, what mobile football games do you enjoy? Share with us in the comments section below!