FIFA 18: All 5-Star Skill Moves And How To Do The New Skill Moves

FIFA 18 is finally available now and just as it is the case with every FIFA game, you can now perform a variety of skill moves with different players. There are also plenty of new skill moves to try in the game in addition to whole list of player that can perform the five star skill moves.

List of Players That Can Perform 5-Star Skill Moves

Player NameClubPositionRating
Cristiano RonaldoReal MadridLW94
NeymarParis Saint-GermainLW92
Ricardo QuaresmaBeşiktaşRM83
Ángel Di MaríaParis Saint-GermainRW85
Paul PogbaManchester UnitedCM87
ThiagoFC Bayern MunichCM88
Franck RibéryBayern MunichLM86
NaniLazioLW83
Riyad MahrezLeicester CityRM83
Aiden McGeadySunderlandLM75
Hatem Ben ArfaParis Saint-GermainCAM81
Douglas CostaBayern MunichLM82
Juan CuadradoJuventusRM82
Élton José Xavier GomesAl-QadisiyahCAM74
Ousman DembéléFC BarcelonaRM83
Stephan El ShaarawyRomaLW80
ShikabalaAl-Raed FCLW70
Andriy YarmolenkoBorussia DortmundRW81
Ignacio PiattiMontreal ImpactLW80
IlsinhoPhiladelphia UnionRM67
Matías FernándezClub NecaxaCM78
Sofiane BoufalSouthamptonLW79
Yannick BolasieEvertonRM78
MarlosFC Shakhtar DonetskRM82
Carlos VillanuevaSaudi Club Ittihad FCCAM75
Oussama AssaidiTwenteLM73
Charly MusondaChelseaRM76
Giorgi ChanturiaFC Ural YekaterinburgRM70
Vincent AboubakarPortoST78
Mohamed ElyounoussiBaselLM78
Alexandru MaximMainz 05CAM75
Jordan BotakaSint-Truidense V.V.RM66
VitinhoCSKA MoscowST77
Edison FloresAaBLM63
Ricardo KishnaADO Den HaagLM75
Benson ManuelLierse S.K.RM69
Matheus PereiraBordeauxCAM70
Thabo RakhaleOrlando PiratesRW70
Gelson MartinsSporting Clube de PortugalRM81

There are one star to five star skill moves in FIFA 18 but first you should take a tour of the new skill moves that have been added to the new game.

How To Do New Skill Moves In FIFA 18

New Skill Move NamePlayStation 4 ControlsXbox One Controls
Cruyff TurnFake Shot + LS downFake Shot + LS down
The BridgeHold R2 + Flick RS at opponentHold RT + Flick RS at opponent
Okocha Sombrero Flick (running)RS up (hold)RS up (hold)
Forward Sombrero FlickRS up (flick)RS up (flick)

How To Do 1-Star Skill Moves in FIFA 18

1-Star Skill Move NamePlayStation 4 ControlsXbox One Controls
Ball Juggle (while standing)L2 (hold) + R1 (tap)LT (hold) + RB (tap)
Foot Fake (while standing)L1 (hold)LB (hold)
Cruyff TurnFake Shot + LS downFake Shot + LS down

How To Do 2-Star Skill Moves in FIFA 18

2-Star Skill Move NamePlayStation 4 ControlsXbox One Controls
Body Feint RightRS right (flick)RS right (flick)
Body Feint LeftRS left (flick)RS left (flick)
Stepover RightRS to top, rotate top to rightRS to top, rotate top to right
Stepover LeftRS to top, rotate top to leftRS to top, rotate top to left
Reverse Stepover RightRS to right, rotate to upRS to right, rotate to up
Reverse Stepover LeftRS to left, rotate to upRS to left, rotate to up
Ball Roll RightRS right (hold)RS right (hold)
Ball Roll LeftRS left (hold)RS left (hold)
Drag Back (while standing)R1 + LS down (flick)RB + LS down (flick)
The BridgeHold R2 + Flick RS at opponentHold RT + Flick RS at opponent

How To Do 3-Star Skill Moves in FIFA 18

3-Star Skill Move NamePlayStation 4 ControlsXbox One Controls
Heel FlickRS up, down (flick)RS up, down (flick)
Flick UpRS up, up, up (flick)RS up, up, up (flick)
Roulette RightRS to bottom, rotate RS 270° through leftRS to bottom, rotate RS 270° through left
Roulette LeftRS to bottom, rotate RS 270° through rightRS to bottom, rotate RS 270° through right
Fake Left and Go RightRS to left, rotate bottom to rightRS to left, rotate bottom to right
Fake Right and Go LeftRS to right, rotate bottom to leftRS to right, rotate bottom to left

How To Do 4-Star Skill Moves in FIFA 18

4-Star Skill Move NamePlayStation 4 ControlsXbox One Controls
Ball Hop (while standing)R3 (tap)R3 (tap)
Heel to Heel FlickRS up, down (flick)RS up, down (flick)
Simple RainbowRS down, up, up (flick)RS down, up, up (flick)
Advanced RainbowRS down (flick), up (hold), down (flick)RS down (flick), up (hold), down (flick)
Feint Left and Exit RightRS to left, rotate through bottom to rightRS to left, rotate through bottom to right
Feint Right and Exit LeftRS to right, rotate through bottom to leftRS to right, rotate through bottom to left
Spin LeftRS to bottom left (45°) x2RS to bottom left (45°) x2
Spin RightRS to bottom right (45°) x2RS to bottom right (45°) x2
Stop and Turn Left (while running)RS up (flick), left (flick)RS up (flick), left (flick)
Stop and Turn Right (while running)RS up (flick), right (flick)RS (flick), right (flick)
Ball Roll Cut LeftRS left (hold), LS left (hold)RS left (hold), LS left (hold)
Ball Roll Cut RightRS right (hold), LS right (hold)RS right (hold), LS right (hold)

How To Do 5-Star Skill Moves in FIFA 18

5-Star Skill Move NamePlayStation 4 ControlsXbox One Controls
ElasticoRS to right then rotate through bottom to leftRS to right then rotate through bottom to left
Reverse ElasticoRS to left then rotate through bottom to rightRS to left then rotate through bottom to right
Quick Ball Rolls (while standing)RS down (hold)RS down (hold)
Hocus PocusRS to bottom, rotate through bottom to left, then rotate from left through bottom to rightRS to bottom, rotate through bottom to left, then rotate from left through bottom to right
Triple elasticoRS to bottom, rotate through bottom to right, then rotate from right through bottom to leftRS to bottom, rotate through bottom to right, then rotate from right through bottom to left
Ball Roll & Flick Left (while running)RS left (hold), up (flick)RS left (hold), up (flick)
Ball Roll & Flick Right (while running)RS right (hold), up (flick)RS right (hold), up (flick)
Sombrero Flick (while standing)RS up, up, down (flick)RS up, up, down (flick)
Turn & Spin LeftRS up, left (flick)RS up, left (flick)
Turn & Spin RightRS up, right (flick)RS up, right (flick)
Ball Roll Fake Left (while standing)RS left (hold), right (flick)RS left (hold), right (flick)
Ball Roll Fake Right (while standing)RS right (hold), left (flick)RS right (hold), left (flick)
Rabona Fake (while jogging)L2 + Square/O, X + LS downLT + X/B, A + LS down
Elastico Chop LeftRS down, left (flick)RS down, left (flick)
Elastico Chop RightRS down, right (flick)RS down, right (flick)
Okocha Sombrero Flick (running)RS up (hold)RS up (hold)
Forward Sombrero FlickRS up (flick)RS up (flick)
Laces Flick UpL2 + R1 (hold)LT + RB (hold)
Sombrero Flick BackwardsHold LS to bottomHold LS to bottom
Sombrero Flick LeftHold LS to leftHold LS to left
Sombrero Flick RightHold LS to rightHold LS to right
Around the worldRS spin around (clockwise or anti-clockwise)RS spin around (clockwise or anti-clockwise)
In Air ElasticoRS right, left (flick)RS right, left (flick)
Reverse In Air ElasticoRS left, left (flick)RS left, right (flick)
Flick Up For VolleyHold LS to upHold LS to up
Chest FlickHold LS to up, press L3 Tap R3 x3Hold LS to up, press L3 Tap R3 x3
T. Around the WorldRotate RS clockwise then RS up (flick)Rotate RS clockwise then RS up (flick)

FIFA 18 is available now for the PS4, Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch. While the PC, PS4 and Xbox One version of the game was based on the EA DICE’s Frostbite Engine, the Nintendo Switch version is based on a custom engine so these skill moves might not necessarily apply to the Switch version.

Khurram Imtiaz

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