How to Port Forward Football Manager 2016

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September 19, 2018 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Football Manager 2016 is Sega's Sports and Simulation game released in 2015.

Football Manager 2016 offers the following styles of play.

Port Forward Football Manager 2016

When you are playing Football Manager 2016 you might need to forward some ports in your router. Forwarding ports is a useful trick in gaming because it can really help to make your network connection most stable and frequently even faster. Routers were not designed to allow incoming network requests and some games can play tremendously better if an incoming connection is forwarded through the router to the game.

Before You Forward a Port

Before you can forward a port you need to know the following things:

How to find your router's IP Address

The easiest way to find your router's IP address is to run our free Router Detector utility. It's a part of the Network Utilities suite of tools and it's completely free to use.

How To Forward Ports

The fastest way to do this is to use Network Utilities. Network Utilities can forward your ports in just a few clicks, and close them back down when you are done just as easily. You can also do it the manual way.

The general process for forwarding a port is:

Which Ports Does Football Manager 2016 Require

The specific incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Football Manager 2016 are as follows:

Football Manager 2016 - PC

  • TCP: 10093-10094, 27014-27050
  • UDP: 3478, 4379-4380, 10093-10094, 27000-27031, 27036

We have guides that are custom tailored for Football Manager 2016 that will show you the network ports.

When you are done following those steps your ports will be forwarded. Be sure to check out our full list of games and programs that can be forwarded.

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