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Performing skill moves is a great way to impress your mates and get an edge when you’re playing FIFA 18. In this FIFA 18 guide we’ll list all the FIFA 18 players with 5-Star Skills and detail all the skill moves in FIFA 18. We’ve broken the skill moves down into skill ratings, so we’ve got all the 1-Star Skill Moves, 2-Star Skill Moves, 3-Star Skill Moves, 4-Star Skill Moves and 5-Star Skill Moves. All the best FIFA 18 tricks on PS4 and Xbox One.

For more in FIFA 18 that isn’t to do with skill moves or 5-star skill players, head over to our FIFA 18 guide hub. We’ve got info on all aspects of FIFA 18, including playing tips and guide to the best players in FIFA 18.

How do Skill Moves Work in FIFA 18?

Skill moves in FIFA 18 each have a star rating, from one to five stars. To perform a skill move the player you’re in control of must have a skill rating of that move’s star rating or higher. So, for example, a 2-Star Skill Move rated player can only perform 1-Star and 2-Star skill moves.

FIFA 18 Five Star Skill Players - The Most Skillful Players in FIFA 18

If you want a player who can perform every skill move in FIFA 18, you’re going to need a five-star skill move player. There aren’t all that many in FIFA 18, but you can view all of them in the table below. As you can see, the usuals are here (Ronaldo, Neymar, Pogba, Di Maria, etc).

Ronaldo is, unsurprisingly, one of the 5-Star Skill Players in FIFA 18.
PlayerClubPosition
Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid LW
Neymar PSG LW
Ricardo Quaresma Besiktas RM
Angel Di Maria PSG RW
Paul Pogba Manchester United CM
Thiago Bayern Munich CM
Franck Ribery Bayern Munich LM
Nani Lazio LW
Riyad Mahrez Leicester RM
Aiden McGeady Sunderland LM
Hatem Ben Arfa PSG CAM
Douglas Costa Juventus LM
Juan Cuadrado Juventus RM
Elton Al-Qadisiyah CAM
Ousmane Dembele Barcelona RM
Stephan El Shaarawy Roma LW
Shikabala Al Raed LW
Andriy Yarmolenko Borussia Dortmund RW
Ignacio Piatti Montreal Impact LW
Insinho Philadelphia Union RM
Matias Fernandez Club Necaxa CM
Sofiane Boufal Southampton LW
Yannick Bolasie Everton RM
Marlos Shakhtar Donetsk RM
Carlos Villanueva Al Ittihad CAM
Oussama Assaidi Twente LM
Charly Musonda Chelsea RM
Giorgi Chanturia FC Ural RM
Vincent Aboubakar Porto ST
Mohamed Elyounoussi Basel LM
Alexandru Maxim Mainz CAM
Jordan Botaka Sint-Truidense RM
Vitinho CSKA Moscow ST
Edison Flores Aalborg LM
Ricardo Kishna ADO Den Haag LW
Benson Manuel Genk RM
Matheus Pereira Bordeaux CAM
Thabo Rakhale Orlando Pirates RW
Gelson Martins Sporting RM

FIFA 18 1 Star Skill Moves - FIFA 18 Tricks

You don’t have to possess much flair to perform these 1-Star skill moves in FIFA 18. If you’re a pro footballer and can’t ball juggle, well, maybe it’s time to rethink your profession.

1-Star Skill MovePS4 InputXbox One Input
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

FIFA 18 2 Star Skill Moves - FIFA 18 Tricks

2-Star skill moves in FIFA 18 take a little more flamboyance, but still aren’t exactly showboating moves to be proud of.

2-Star Skill MovePS4 InputXbox One Input
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

FIFA 18 3 Star Skill Moves - FIFA 18 Tricks

Now we’re starting to get near the business end of skill moves in FIFA 18. There are some pretty nifty moves here, including the heel flick.

3-Star Skill MovePS4 InputXbox One Input
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

4 Star Skill Moves - FIFA 18 Tricks

Right, this is proper show off stuff now. If you’re pulling off 4-star skill moves you’re in control of a player who has been practising far more elaborate moves than keepie uppies.

4-Star Skill MovePS4 InputXbox One Input
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)

5 Star Skill Moves - FIFA 18 Tricks

Welcome to the big time, everyone! Only the very best players in the world who have the ultimate footballing skills will be able to perform these super skillful moves. Read the table below for details on how to perform all FIFA 18’s 5-Star Skill Moves.

5-Star Skill MovePS4 InputXbox One Input
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)

Now you know how to perform all the skill moves in FIFA 18 and which are the five-star skill players, you have all the info you need to impress your friends!

Elsewhere we’ve got guides to the best players in FIFA 18, the best young players in FIFA 18, the best hidden gems in FIFA 18, and how to defend or score lots of goals in FIFA 18.

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