FIFA 16 PC Custom Controls Guide – How to Customize Controls

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FIFA 16 PC custom controls guide to help you customize PC controls and any other game controller.

In case you’re playing the game for the first time or are familiar with other football games, this guide provides an overview of everything you need to know about the game’s controls on PC.

FIFA 16 PC Custom Controls

In addition to default controls scheme, you can change the keybindings to your preference and choose between 3 controller configurations – Classic, Alternate, and 2-Button.

If there is something else you’d like to know, make sure to let us know in the comments section below:

Keyboard and Mouse

Attacking Buttons

Through Ball – A
Lob Pass/Cross/Header – S
Shoot/Volley/Header – Left-click
Short Pass/Header – Right-click
Player Movement – Mouse
Pace Control – Mouse
Sprint – Mouse
Teammate Run – R + Mouse
Player Run/Modifier – Left Shift
Finesse Shot/Modifier – D
Tactics – Up arrow
Mentality – Left arrow/Right arrow
Custom Tactics – Down arrow
Skill Moves – Scroll wheel
Pause – Esc
Help – F

Defending Buttons

Jockey – Mouse
Sprint – Mouse
Change Player – Left Shift
Mark Man – R + Mouse
Tackle (Push or Pull) – Left-Click
Contain – Right-Click
Teammate Contain – D
Sliding Tackle – S
Rush Goalkeeper – A (Hold)
Tactics – Up Arrow
Mentality – Left Arrow/Right Arrow
Custom Tactics – Down Arrow
Pause – Esc
Help/Control the Goalkeeper – F

Third-Party Controllers


Through Ball – A
Lob Pass/Cross/Header – S
Shoot/Volley/Header – Left-Click
Short Pass/Header – Right-Click
Player Movement – Mouse
Pace Control – Mouse
Sprint – Mouse
Teammate Run – R + Mouse
Player Run/Modifier – Left Shift
Finesse Shot/Modifier – D
Tactics – Up Arrow
Mentality – Left Arrow/Right Arrow
Custom Tactics – Down Arrow
Skill Moves – Scroll Wheel
Pause – Esc
Help – F


Move Player – L
First Touch/Knock-On – RT + R + Direction
Skill Moves – R
Stop and Face Goal – LB + No Direction
Stop Ball – RT + No Direction
Sprint – RT + Direction
Protect/Slow Dribble/Jockey – LT + direction
Face Up Dribbling – LT + RT


Short Pass/Header – A
Lob Pass /Cross/Header – X
Through Ball – Y
Shoot/Volley/Header – B
No Touch Small Feints – LB
No Touch Big Feints – LB + RT
Manual Protect – LB + LT
Chip Shot – LB + B
Finesse Shot – RB + B
Fake Shot – B then A + direction
Fake Pass – X then A + Direction

Advanced Attacking

Hard Stop Protect (when Dribbling) – L2
Hard Stop – RT + LT
Lobbed Through Ball – LB + Y
Bouncing Lob Pass – RB + X
Low Cross – X (x2)
Ground Cross – X (x3)
Early Cross – LB + X
Dummy a Pass – RB (Press and Hold)
Cancel – LT + RT
Flair Pass – LT + A
Flair Shot – LT (Hold Down) + B
Driven Ground Pass – RB + A


Change Player – LB
Switch Player (Manual) – R + Direction
Tackle/Push or Pull (when Chasing) – B
Sliding Tackle – X
Clearance – B
Jockey – LT (Hold Down)
Contain – A (Press and Hold)
Teammate Contain – RB
Running Jockey – LT + RT
Pull and Hold (when Chasing) – B (Hold)
Quick Get Up – X
Fake Tackle – A Tap


Offside Trap – On D-Pad: ↑ then ↑
Team Press – On D-Pad: ↑ then ↓
Swap Wings – On D-Pad: ↑ then ←
CB Joins Attack – On D-Pad: ↑ then →
Change Mentality – On D-Pad: ← or →


Drop Kick – B or X
Throw/Pass – A
Charge/Drop Ball – Y
Stay on Goal Line – Y (x2)
Pick Up Ball – RB
Switch to GK – Back

Free Kicks

Ground Pass – A
High Pass/Cross – X
Curled Shot – B
Driven Shot – LB + B
Wall Jump (While Defending) – Y
Wall Charge – A
Move Wall – LT or TR
Wall Creep – RB
Call 2nd Kick Taker – LT
2nd Kick Taker Curled Shot – LT + B
2nd Kick Taker Layoff Pass – LT + A
2nd Kick Taker Layoff Chip – LT + X
2nd Kick Taker Run Over Ball – LT + B then A
Call 3rd Kick Taker – RB
3rd Kick Taker Curled Shot – RB + B
3rd Kick Taker Run Over – RB + B then A

Corners and Throws

Corners – Lob Pass – X
Corners – Low Cross – X (x2)
Corners – Ground Cross – X (x3)
Corners – Cross – A
Short Throw In – A
Short Throw In (Manual) – Y
Long Throw In – X
Move Throw In Receiver – LB


Shoot – B
Finesse Shot – RB + B
Chip Shot – LB + B
Goalkeeper Dive – R + Direction
Goalkeeper Move Side to Side – L + Direction

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