FIFA 16 Skill Moves Tutorials, How to Execute

By   /   Aug 18, 2015
FIFA 16

A guide on commands and executions to help you perform all the skill moves in EA Sports FIFA 16.

The skill moves are not new to any FIFA fan. These are the very same flashy moves that we often see our favorite stars pulling off in the field. Similar to previous instalments, the skill moves are categorized into different stars – 1-star being the easiest and 5-star being the hardest to execute.

FIFA 16 Skill Moves Tutorial

It is a good idea to learn a couple of the skill moves as it can create a difference between winning or losing a game. Another thing to note here is that only players such as Messi and Ronaldo are able to execute the hardest skill moves.

Playstation and Xbox Keys

  • LT = L2
  • RT = R2
  • RB = R1
  • LB = L1
  • Y = Triangle
  • X = Square
  • B = Circle
  • A = Cross

1-Star Skill Moves

Ball Juggle
While standing, hold down LT and tap RB to perform the skill move.

Foot Fake
While standing, simply hold down LB and RB to perform the skill move.

2-Star Skill Moves

Body Feint – Left or Right
You simply need to flick the rgght analogue stick in either left or right direction.

Stepover – Left or Right
Starting from top, rotate the rgght analogue stick in either left or right direction.

Reverse Stepover – Left or Right
Starting from either left or right, rotate the right analogue stick in upward direction.

Ball Roll – Left or Right
Hold the right analogue stick in either left or right direction.

Drag Back
While standing, hold down RB and flick the left analogue stick in downward direction.

3-Star Skill Moves

Heel Flick
You need to flick the right analogue stick first in upward and then in downward direction.

Flick Up
To execute the skill move, you simply need to flick the right analogue stick thrice in upward direction.

Roulette – Left or Right
Start from the downward direction and rotate the right analogue stick to either left or right direction.

Fake Left and Go Right
Start from either right or left side and rotate the left analogue stick in half circle left or right direction.

Fake Right and Go Left
Start from either right or left side and rotate the left analogue stick in half circle left or right direction.

4-Star Skill Moves

Ball Hop
While standing, you need to tap/press the right analogue stick to start ball hopping.

Ball Roll Cut Left
Hold the right analogue stick in the right side direction and the left analogue stick in the left side direction to execute this move.

Ball Roll Cut Right
Hold the right analogue stick in the left side direction and the left analogue stick in the right side direction to execute this move.

Heel to Heel Flick
To execute this move, you need to flick the right analogue stick first in upward then in downward direction.

Simple Rainbow
Flick the right analogue stick once in downward direction and twice in upward direction.

Advanced Rainbow
You need to flick the right analogue stick in downward direction followed by holding it in the upward direction and then flicking it in the upward direction.

Feint Left and Exit Right
You need to rotate the right analogue stick starting from left side to right side.

Feint Right and Exit Left
You need to rotate the right analogue stick starting from right side to left side.

Spin Left
To perform this move, you need to flick the right analogue stick in downward-left direction twice.

Spin Right
To perform this move, you need to flick the right analogue stick in downward-right direction twice.

Stop and Turn Left/Right
While running, you need to flick the right analogue stick upward and then in either left or right side direction to execute this skill move.

Ball Roll Cut Right
You need to hold the right analogue stick in the left side direction and the left analogue stick in the right side direction to execute this skill move.

Ball Roll Cut Left
You need to hold the right analogue stick in the right side direction and the left analogue stick in the left side direction to execute this skill move.

5-Star Skill Moves

Elastico
You need to rotate the right analogue stick starting from right side direction to the left side direction.

Reverse Elastico
You need to rotate the right analogue stick starting from left side direction to the right side direction.

Hocus Pocus
In order to execute the skill move, you need to rotate the right analogue stick starting from downward direction to left side direction and then rotate it from the left side direction to the right side direction.

Triple Elastico
In order to execute the skill move, you need to rotate the right analogue stick starting from downward direction to right side direction and then rotate it from the right side direction to the left side direction.

Ball Roll and Flick – Left/Right
While running, hold the right analogue stick in either right side or left side and the flick the analogue stick in the upward direction.

Quick Ball Rolls
You simply need to hold down the right analogue stick in the downward direction to execute this move.

Sombrero Flick
While in the standing position, flick the right analogue stick in upward direction twice and once in the downward direction.

Turn and Spin – Left or Right
You need to flick the right analogue stick in upward direction and then flicking it in either right or left direction.

Ball Roll Fake Left
While standing, you need to hold the right analogue stick in left direction and then flick it in the right side.

Ball Roll Fake Right
While standing, you need to hold the right analogue stick in the right direction and then flick it in the left side.

Rabona Fake
While your player is jogging, hold down the LT button + X or B and then press A followed by holding down the left analogue stick in the downward direction.

Elastico Chop – Left/Right
Flick in the right analogue stick in the downward direction and then flick it in either right or left direction to perform the skill move.

5-Star Juggles

Laces Flick Up
You need to press LT and hold down RB at the same time to execute this skill move.

Sombrero Flick Backwards
You need to hold down the left analogue stick in the downward direction to perform this skill move.

Sombrero Flick Left/Right
You need to hold down the left analogue stick in either left/right direction to perform this skill move.

Around the World
Starting from downward direction, complete a 360 using the right analogue stick to execute this skill move.

In Air Elastico
In order to perform the skill move, you need to flick the analogue stick in the right direction followed by flicking it in the left direction.

Reverse In Air Elastico
In order to perform the skill move, you need to flick the analogue stick in the left direction followed by flicking it in the right direction.

Flick up for Volley
You simply need to hold the left analogue stick in the upward direction to perform this move.

Chest Flick
You need to hold the left analogue stick in the upward direction followed by tapping the left analogue stick once and tapping the right analogue stick thrice.

T. Around the World
For the last juggle, you need to complete a 360, starting from either upward/downward direction using the right analogue stick and then flick it in the upward direction.

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