FIFA 21 Skill Moves Guide: All Star Moves and Juggling Tricks

FIFA 21 Skill Moves

Just like last year and the year before, EA has released another FIFA title with added Skill Moves and Juggling. FIFA 21 Skill Moves and Juggling works pretty much the same way as last year. In this guide, we will explain how to perform skill moves in FIFA 21 and how you can better juggle.

FIFA 21 Skill Moves and Juggling

Playing FIFA 21 is pretty simple but if you wish to take your game to the next level, why not dazzle your opponents with new skill moves. You can introduce many new skill moves to your playstyle including new dribbling and positioning moves. Some skill moves are more advanced than othersso perfomring them will depend on your players skill rating. Players will high skill rating can perform better skill moves. Skill Moves are divided into different star based catergories.

One-Star Skill Moves

Skill Move  PS4 and PS5  Xbox One and Xbox Series X 
Fake Shot  Hold L1 + Square or X + Circle  Hold LB + X or B +A 
Foot Fake  Hold R1  Hold RB 
Flick-Up for Volley  R3  RS 
Directional Nutmeg  Hold L1 + Press R1 + R  Hold LB + Press R1 + R 
Cruyff Turn  Fake Shot + L Down  Fake Shot + L Down 
Bridge Skill  Double Tap R1  Double Tap RB 
Ball Juggle  Hold L2 + Tap R1  Hold LT + Tap RB 

Two Star Skill Moves

ACTION COMMANDs
Body Feint Right R Flick rightwards
Body Feint Left R Flick leftwards
Stepover Right R to top, rotate from top to right
Stepover Left R to top, rotate from top to left
Reverse Stepover Right R to right, rotate to up
Reverse Stepover Left R to left, rotate to up
Ball Roll Left R Hold leftwards
Ball Roll Right R Hold rightwards
Drag Back L2 + R2 + L Flick downwards

Three Star Skill Moves

ACTION COMMANDs
Heel Flick R Flick upwards and downwards
Roulette Right R to bottom, rotate R 270° through left
Roulette Left R to bottom, rotate R 270° through right
Fake Left & Go Right R to left, rotate through bottom to right
Fake Right & Go Left R to right, rotate through bottom to left
Heel Chop Left (While Running) Hold L2 + Square or Circle then X + L Hold backwards
Heel Chop Right (While Running) Hold L2 + Square or Circle then X + L Hold rightwards

Four Star Skill Moves

ACTION COMMANDs
Ball Hop (while standing) Hold L1 + R3
Heel to Heel Flick R Flick upwards and downwards
Simple Rainbow R Flick downwards, upwards and upwards
Advanced Rainbow R Flick downwards Hold upwards Flick upwards
Feint Left & Exit Right R to left, rotate through bottom to right
Feint Right & Exit Left R to right, rotate through bottom to left
Spin Left R to bottom left (45°) x2
Spin Right R to bottom right (45°) x2
Stop and Turn Left (while running) R Flick upwards Flick leftwards
Stop and Turn Right (while running) R Flick upwards Flick rightwards
Ball Roll Cut Right R Hold leftwards L Hold rightwards
Ball Roll Cut Left R Hold rightwards R Hold leftwards
Fake Pass (While Standing) Hold R2 + Square or Circle then X
Fake Pass Exit Left (While Standing) Hold R2 + Square or Circle then X + L move to top left
Fake Pass Exit Right (While Standing) Hold R2 + Square or Circle then X + L move to top right
Quick Ball Rolls R Hold downwards
Lane Change Left Hold L1 + R Hold leftwards
Lane Change Right Hold L1 + R Hold rightwards
Three Touch Roulette Left Hold L2 + R Flick downwards Flick leftwards
Three Touch Roulette Right Hold L2 + R Flick downwards Flick rightwards
Drag Back Spin Left R Flick downwards Flick leftwards
Drag Back Spin Right R Flick downwards Flick  rightwards

5 Star Skill Moves

ACTION COMMANDs
Elastico R to right then rotate through bottom to left
Reverse Elastico R to left then rotate through bottom to right
Quick Ball Rolls R Hold downwards
Hocus Pocus R to bottom, rotate through bottom to left, then rotate from left through bottom to right
Triple Elastico R to bottom, rotate through bottom to right, then rotate from right through bottom to left
Ball Roll & Flick Left (while running) R Hold rightwards Flick upwards
Ball Roll & Flick Right (while running) R Hold leftwards Flick upwards
Sombrero Flick (while standing) R Flick upwards, upwards and downwards.
Turn & Spin Left R Flick upwards Flick leftwards
Turn & Spin Right R Flick upwards Flick rightwards
Ball Roll Fake Left (while standing) R Hold leftwards then R Flick leftwards
Ball Roll Fake Right (while standing) R Hold rightwards then R Flick rightwards
Rabona Fake (while jogging) Hold L2 + Square or Circle the X + L to bottom
Elastico Chop Left R Flick downwards Flick leftwards
Elastico Chop Right R Flick downwards Flick rightwards
Spin Flick Left Hold R1 + R Flick upwards Flick leftwards
Spin Flick Right Hold R1 + R Flick upwards Flick rightwards
Flick Over R Hold upwards
Tornado Spin Left Hold L1 + R Flick upwards Flick rightwards
Tornado Spin Right Hold L1 + R Flick upwards Flick rightwards

5 Star Juggling Tricks

ACTION COMMANDs
Elastico R rotate down from right to left
Reverse Elastico R rotate down from left to right
Advanced Rainbow R Flick downwards Hold upwards Flick upwards
Hocus Pocus R rotate from bottom to right then R rotate down from left to right
Triple Elastico R rotate from bottom to left then R rotate down from right to left
Ball Roll & Flick Left (while running) R Hold rightwards Flick upwards
Ball Roll & Flick Right (while running) R Hold leftwards Flick upwards
Heel Flick Turn Hold R1 + R Flick upwards Flick downwards
Sombrero Flick (while standing) R Flick upwards, upwards and downwards
Turn & Spin Left R Flick upwards Flick leftwards
Turn & Spin Right R Flick upwards Flick rightwards
Ball Roll Fake Left (while standing) R Hold leftwards then R Flick rightwards
Ball Roll Fake Right (while standing) R Hold rightwards then R Flick leftwards
Rabona Fake (while jogging) Hold L2 + Square or Circle the X + L to bottom
Elastico Chop Left Hold R1 + R rotate down from right to left
Elastico Chop Right Hold R1 + R rotate down from left to right
Spin Flick Left Hold R1 + R Flick upwards Flick leftwards
Spin Flick Right Hold R1 + R Flick upwards Flick rightwards
Flick Over Hold L1 R Hold upwards
Tornado Spin Left Hold L1 + R Flick upwards Flick leftwards
Tornado Spin Right Hold L1 + R Flick upwards Flick rightwards
Laces Flick Up L2 + Hold R1
Sombrero Flick Backwards Hold L bottom
Sombrero Flick Left Hold L left
Sombrero Flick Right Hold L right
Around the World R spin around (clockwise or anti-clockwise)
In Air Elastico R Flick rightwards Flick leftwards
Reverse In Air Elastico R Flick leftwards Flick rightwards
Flick Up for Volley Hold L up
Chest Flick L to up L3 Tap L3 x3
T. Around the World Rotate R clockwise then R Flick upwards

As you can see, pretty much every move in this game is the same as last year. This brings us to the end of our FIFA 21 Skill Moves and Juggling Tricks guide. If you need more help with the game check out the FIFA 21 Wiki.