A contract is a written agreement between a football club and a player or member of staff. The contract states how long a player or staff member will be employed by a club as well as details of their wages, bonuses and job role.

Contract in FM have varied greatly over the years, in terms of the types of contract that can be offered and the elements that can be included in them.


The most basic element of a contract is the amount of money paid to the player or staff member.