Are you dealing with crashing and freezing on FIFA?

*Note: This has not been tested on newer versions of FIFA (FIFA 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018), but should work with some tweaking.

Learn how to fix crashing and freezing in FIFA on Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3, PS4, or PC.

If you’re the owner of a next gen console and FIFA14, chances are you’ve ran in to some problems with freezing or crashing. This crashing and freezing is not related to broken consoles, scratched discs or anything of the sort. It’s related to your profile in FIFA14 and it’s easy to fix. Once you make a quick change in your profile you’ll be able to enjoy FIFA14 for Xbox One or PS4 without all the freezing and crashing involved.




Follow these steps:

Disconnect your Xbox or Playstation from the network

Make sure you disconnect from your network before moving forward. You can do so by going to your Settings > Network > Disconnect from Network

Start up FIFA.

Make sure you have closed or quit out of FIFA after disconnecting from the network

Navigate to ‘Customize > Settings’

This may be different in newer games, but you’re looking for general game settings.

Change the referee

Switch to any referee, other than the default one.

Navigate to ‘Profile’ tab. Click on ‘Save Profile’. Click ‘Yes’ on pop-up

Make sure you save your profile before reconnecting.

Restart, reconnect, boot up FIFA.

If you’re still having trouble with crashing and freezing, try doing a hard reset on your Xbox. You can find info on how to hard reset a Playstation, here (From HowToGeek).

Were you able to fix your crashing and freezing on FIFA?

By changing a few settings and hard resetting your game console, you will be able to resolve freezing and crashing issues on the title and/or menu screens in FIFA! If this didn’t help you fix your problem, feel free to drop a comment below and we’ll do our best to help you out. You can also visit our YouTube channel, or ask us a question by using our form on the right side of this page.