You can use DF11 faces in any way you like in Football Manager!

In large or small format. It's all up to you.


There are DF11 panels available from Football Manager 2011 up to Football Manager 2017!


  • DF11 faces are sized 260x310 px, wich is a lot larger than default faces (180x180 px).
  • The DF11 panels change the look of the player pages and show the DF11 faces in original large size!
  • These panels are created for usage in Football Manager when playing the standard skins (light/green/dark).

There are many custom skins available that already include these DF11 panels. Read more....


Proceed following the steps on this page to download the DF11 panels for use with the standard (default) skin in Football Manager.

Credits DF11 panels: A big thanks to our friends 'ArtDekDok' and 'Pikawa' for creating the DF11 panels since many years!

How to use the DF11 panels in Football Manager:

1 - Choose the panels that matches your version of Football Manager.


2 - Download the DF11 panels


3 - Extract the folder with 'Winrar' (Windows systems) or 'The Unarchiver' (Mac systems)

  • Once the extraction is ready a folder named 'Panels' will appear.

4 - Move the 'Panels' folder to the Football Manager 20** location on your Windows or Mac system:

  • Documents\Sports Interactive\Football Manager 20**\​ 

5 - Run Football Manager 20** and go to "Preferences > Interface".

  • Click the "Clear Cache" button. Return to the same screen.

  • Enable "Reload skin when confirming changes in Preferences"

  • Hit the Confirm button "Restart/Reload Football Manager".

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Note: The display of the faces on player and staff pages can vary by the version of Football Manager.

Release DF11 panels Football Manager 2018: At the moment the new DF11 panels for FM2018 will only work in FM2018 skins.

The FM2018 skins for DF11 faces are available for download on the 'Skins' page of this website.