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12th February 2013

FMH 2013 v4.1 now live

We're delighted to announce the release of Update 1 (version 4.1) of Football Manager Handheld 2013 for iOS and Android devices.

The update should be available imminently but may take a little while to propagate via iOS, Google Play and Amazon servers.

App Store link HERE
Google Play link HERE
Amazon Store HERE



Major changes from 4.0.1 are as follows:

  • Enabled support for Nexus 10 and other high-res Android devices
  • Enabled support for Versus 7 Touchpad 9 and family devices
  • Tweaks to player status calculation
  • Tweaks to long term player ability progression
  • Retirement fix for player/managers retiring as players
  • Squad selection improvements
  • Improved the likelihood of players loaned to inactive leagues playing matches
  • Tuned effect of players being on loan on their standing at parent club
  • Added additional personality types
  • Improved position retraining simulation
  • Various non-English language translation improvements
  • Added Trequartista to supported tactical roles
  • Allow wide Advanced Playmakers
  • Fixed issue with tweeting board reaction after winning competition
  • Achievement storage fixes
  • Fix to show national team players in the 'My Players' section of player comparison
  • Spanish fixture schedule fix
  • Tuned cash injections for giant killings
  • Tuned criteria for continental giant killings
  • Fixed rare issue of being sacked in Injury Crisis challenge before a match was played
  • Removed duplicate news item in Dangers of Capitalism challenge
  • Fixed colour of disallowed goal text when viewing past matches
  • Fixed issue where Previous Club on home screen wasn't shown correctly if user resigned
  • Improved AI relating to manager job movement

If you have any issues or questions regarding the game, please take the time to read our FMH FAQ HERE.