In the PC version, playing at a resolution higher than 1280x720 results in the "Notes" section of the enemy intel screen not being displayed, though a downloadable fan-made fix was made available. There have also been reported issues when playing at a 2560x1440 resolution, where artifacts can be seen and a line occasionally appears across the bottom and right edges of the screen.
If left idle for a period of time, the client may experience desynchronization and therefore log the player out of the game and its attached social network account. When this occurs, the player must re-establish the dropped link along with re-downloading any updated data, after installing the most recent client.
In terms of the way we're offering it as a download and an add-on: the online usage figures for FIFA 09 are through the roof, and there seems to be an appetite for DLC and add-ons to keep games fresh. And we wanted to do that for FIFA users rather than do a traditional packaged game once a year and walk away; we want to keep content flowing through FIFA year round, so you don't play for a few months and consider it dead until the next one comes out. 2b1af7f3a8