This is a great game. You can play from 56 leagues and 500 teams. You can also create your own player and save it in your own team. Another improvement is the Be A Pro Season. You play as a player on your team and train them for a whole season and achieve awards and points. You get XP points for completing challenges in the game. Have a great time with Fifa 09!!!
Step onto the pitch and play professional football your way in FIFA 09. Powered by the third generation of the EA SPORTS football engine, FIFA 09 features more than 250 core gameplay additions and enhancements that deliver the most responsive, intelligent and realistic action ever for the series. Enjoy turning defenders with more controlled dribbling and ball control, snapping off precision shots with improved first-time shooting mechanics and firing beautifully timed passes with greater accuracy, placing the ball exactly where you want it. With new player momentum physics the speed and weight of the player determines everything from the distance of a slide tackle and the power of a header to the severity of player collisions and the height of a player's jump. Plus, players now behave according to their physical attributes with larger, stronger players dominating collisions, battles for control of the ball, and position in challenges for two player headers.
Detailed, authentic gameplay: Gamers will be able to enjoy gameplay that has enjoyed years of improvement and innovations Details such as new physical collision system, shielding, quick free kicks, and disguised throw-ins deliver a complete soccer experience Leading Edge Visual Quality: FIFA Soccer 09 on PC now delivers the jump in quality demanded by PC gamers around the world The latest shader and visual techniques leverage hispec graphics cards for a visually spectacular recreation of the beautiful game PC Specific Controls: Customizable mouse and keyboard control configurations deliver PCspecific control unique to sports games Determine exactly where you want the ball played with a click of the mouse button Furthermore, send your players on pin-point accurate runs using similar commands PC Connected Experience: A unique, fully customizable widget design integrated into the menu system You determine what information you receive directly through your game from online rankings and the Interactive Leagues to real-world soccer news Pro Skill Moves: Use your mouse to draw trick plays or perform one of 32 skill moves, including new scoop turns, rainbow flicks, heel-to-heel knocks and ball rolls EA SPORTS Interactive Leagues: Represent your club online in the Barclays Premier League, Bundesliga, Italian League, French League or Mexican 1st Division Play and knock-off rival clubs more often in new-to-PC Rivals Match-up option Manager Mode: New options for pre-season friendlies, and the ability to create formations to customize your club for each opponent Tournament Mode: Play 61 tournaments, including 42 officially licensed ones, or create one of your own Challenge Mode: Take on the challenge of overcoming a variety of difficult scenarios to earn rewards and unlockables Complete Authenticity: Featuring over 500 licensed teams and 30 leagues accurately represented with correct kits and badges