Forwarding Ports in Your Router for Football Manager 2020

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February 11, 2020 (Last Updated: ) | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Football Manager 2020 is Sega's Sports, Simulation, Strategy, and Management game with a release date in 2019.

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Football Manager 2020 includes the following styles of play.

How to Port Forward Football Manager 2020

When you are playing Football Manager 2020 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 easiest 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:

Ports Required for Football Manager 2020

The incoming ports that need to be forwarded for Football Manager 2020 are as follows:

Football Manager 2020 - Steam

  • TCP: 10093-10094, 27015-27030, 27036-27037
  • UDP: 4380, 10093-10094, 27000-27031, 27036

Football Manager 2020 - Switch

  • TCP: 6667, 10093-10094, 12400, 28910, 29900-29901, 29920
  • UDP: 1-65535

If you want to follow guides that are custom tailored to your exact router and Football Manager 2020 simply follow one of these links:

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