Konami have confirmed that the first data pack for PES 2012 will be released next week.
From next Tuesday, users will be able to download the first data pack, which will be found in the Extra Content section.
The pack will be available on PS3, PC and Xbox 360 and will include squad and player stat updates. In total, 160 clubs will be updated.
The DLC will also update the kits of 29 clubs, including the strips of Real Madrid, Sporting Lisbon and Bayer 04 Leverkusen. 13 new boots will also be added to the current stock.
Jon Murphy has also stated that "some" faces will be updated with the data pack.
Konami have published the following press release.
Konami is to release a free downloadable update for the PlayStation, Xbox 360 and Window PC versions of the game, which will update the club team rosters in line with all current transfers.
The publisher will also use the DLC to update the skill parameters of players, and to update the kits of several club teams. In total 160 clubs will be updated, with hundreds of players benefiting from more realistic stats and abilities that are tailored to their real-life playing style. The DLC will also add 13 new styles of boots to the game, with new makes from adidas, Puma and Nike implemented, while the kit updates will see 29 teams brought in line with their current strips, including Real Madrid, Sporting Lisbon and Bayer 04 Leverkusen.