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Football Manager 2022: FM22 Release Date, Trailer, Details

Football Manager 2022: FM22 Release Date, Trailer, Details

It's almost that time of year again, when Football Manager fans put on their suits and prepare to become the next Guardiola upon the release of Football Manager 2022. Ahead of the release, we look to answer any questions about Football Manager 2022. Football Manager...

Euro 2020: Best Youngsters on Football Manager 21

Euro 2020: Best Youngsters on Football Manager 21

One of the best things about a major international tournaments is the emergence of of young players who before the competition had been relatively unknown. Euro 2020 (or 2021 as it proven to be) has seen a number of hot prospects make a name for themselves, so we...

Denzel Dumfries on Football Manager 21: Ratings, Cost, Profile

Denzel Dumfries on Football Manager 21: Ratings, Cost, Profile

Denzel Dumfries was a relatively unknown player outside of Holland prior to Euro 2021, but after some impressive performances for the Dutch side, many Football Manager 2021 players will be wondering if the physical full back is good on Football Manager 21. The first...

FM21 Wonderkid Watch: Mason Greenwood

FM21 Wonderkid Watch: Mason Greenwood

Listen, as a Liverpool fan, it pains me to say it, but he's bloody good isn't he? Mason Greenwood has just about every attribute needed to become one of the best strikers in the world. Whether he fulfils that potential is down to him and that remains to be seen. Let's...

FM21 Wonderkid Watch: Myron Boadu

FM21 Wonderkid Watch: Myron Boadu

Alright lads. Liam here from Footy Manager Memes. Hope you're all doing well during lockdown 3.0. Stay safe and look after that mental health of yours. And Football Manager is great for mental health. Got a bit more time on my hands at the minute, so thought I'd start...

How To Improve Determination On Football Manager 21

How To Improve Determination On Football Manager 21

Is there anything more heartbreaking than forking out a ton of money on a wonderkid only to realise after you've bought him that his determination is 8? The answer is no. There's nothing more heartbreaking than that. So many Football Manager players ignore the...

English Non-League Lower Leagues Download for Football Manager 21

English Non-League Lower Leagues Download for Football Manager 21

If you're like me, you'll absolutely love the challenge of managing lower down the leagues. Finance management becomes imperative to the club's survival, player scouting is tougher, and managing in the lowest leagues is always a fresh challenge. Unfortunately on...

Best Tactic On Football Manager 21: OP Goal Machine Tactic

Best Tactic On Football Manager 21: OP Goal Machine Tactic

If you haven't spent at least eight hours a day trying to build the best tactic on Football Manager 21 then don't worry, because I have, and it's an absolute BEAST tactic. This tactic will work with any team if you buy players who fit the tactic, most crucially,...

Fastest Players on Football Manager 2021

Fastest Players on Football Manager 2021

Despite football as a sport becoming more complicated and tactical in recent years, there is still one thing that modern defenders struggle with, and that's raw, blistering pace. This can be proven with the emergence of Adama Traore at Wolves. A player who may not be...

How To Get Youssoufa Moukoko On Football Manager 2021

How To Get Youssoufa Moukoko On Football Manager 2021

It's an exciting time to be a Dortmund fan, and the club make for a fascinating project on Football Manager 2021. The club is oozing wonderkids with talent in the likes of Golden Boy Erling Haaland, Jadon Sancho, Giovanni Reyna and 16-year-old prodigy Youssoufa...

Best Cheap Midfielders on Football Manager 21

Best Cheap Midfielders on Football Manager 21

With money so hard to come by in Football Manager 21 due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on clubs' finances, it's more important than ever to know the best cheap midfielders on Football Manager 21. We've scoured the huge database and found some absolute gems...

Best Cheap Defenders on Football Manager 21

Best Cheap Defenders on Football Manager 21

All great teams are built on a great defence, so it's imperative that you know the best cheap defenders on Football Manager 21. Just look at Liverpool and the signing of Virgil Van Dijk. It was a defensive signing that completely changed the fortunes of the football...

Best Cheap Strikers on Football Manager 21

Best Cheap Strikers on Football Manager 21

Football is a simple game. If you score more goals than your opposition, you will win the game. And to score goals, you need players whose job it is to do just that. But money is hard to come by on Football Manager 21 due to the impact COVID has had on clubs'...

Cheap Wonderkids to Sign in Premier League on Football Manager 21

Cheap Wonderkids to Sign in Premier League on Football Manager 21

Is there anything more exciting than discovering wonderkids on Football Manager? No, there isn't. So, we've scoured through the Football Manager 21 database and found cheap wonderkids to sign in the Premier League on Football Manager 21. These wonderkids are young...

Best Free Agents on Football Manager 21 Mobile

Best Free Agents on Football Manager 21 Mobile

With James Rodriguez settling in nicely to life at Everton and Edinson Cavani already off the mark at Manchester United, free agents are proving to be clever moves for clubs at all level, so we have put together a list of best free agents on Football Manager 21...

Best Black Friday Offers for Gaming PCs and Laptops for FM21

Best Black Friday Offers for Gaming PCs and Laptops for FM21

We had a huge amount of feedback on the 'Best Laptop for FM21' article and, now Black Friday is just days away, Amazon has announced their Black Friday deals and we have compiled a list of the five best laptops and the three best desktops you should consider...

Best Free Agents for Teams in League One on Football Manager 21

Best Free Agents for Teams in League One on Football Manager 21

With League One getting better and more competitive with age, its unpredictability tends to be based on clever signings to provide quality in specific aspects and squad depth. Here is a list for the teams not blessed with large transfer budgets and rely on free agents...

Best Free Agents for Teams in League Two on Football Manager 21

Best Free Agents for Teams in League Two on Football Manager 21

Who doesn’t enjoy a test at the lower ends of the football league? It is rare that you find yourself at a club in League Two with a healthy wage/transfer budget, so, in saying that I have put together a list of some players well worth recruiting, and not costing a...

Football Manager 21: Hertha Berlin Team Preview

Football Manager 21: Hertha Berlin Team Preview

We are right at the beginning of our Football Manager 21 journeys and lots of people will be looking for save ideas; a club that could be very fun is Hertha Berlin. The team from the capital have built an incredible, young squad stacked with good players, full of...

Football Manager 2021 Transfer Budgets: Bundesliga

Football Manager 2021 Transfer Budgets: Bundesliga

Yesterday I covered the Premier League and Championship transfer budgets and we now begin our coverage of the top European leagues. This article contains all the budgets for the Bundesliga; a popular choice in Football Manager; especially since becoming a licensed...

Football Manager 21 Transfer Budgets: Serie A

Football Manager 21 Transfer Budgets: Serie A

Today's transfer budget rundown contains the Italian top flight. Serie A is always an interesting save as is more interesting than ever in Football Manager 21 as it is now more competitive than ever before. Whether you are trying to defend the era of dominance of the...

Football Manager 21 Transfer Budgets: La Liga

Football Manager 21 Transfer Budgets: La Liga

Yesterday I covered the Premier League and Championship transfer budgets on Football Manager 21 and today we move further afield to Spain. La Liga is always an exciting Football Manager 21 save due to the variation of clubs; especially financially. So whether you're...

Football Manager 21 Transfer Budgets: The Championship

Football Manager 21 Transfer Budgets: The Championship

Following up on our Football Manager 20201 transfer budgets for the Premier League, we decided to bring you a full rundown of the teams in England's second, and arguably more competitive, tier. As mentioned previously, the transfer budget is the amount you have to...

Football Manager 21 Transfer Budgets: Premier League

Football Manager 21 Transfer Budgets: Premier League

Football Manager 21 is here and we have all been diving into the new game head first. The Premier League is the most played league in Football Manager generally and we have broken down the Football Manager 21 Premier League transfer budgets. If you haven't bought...

Best Free Agents for Premier League Teams on Football Manager 21

Best Free Agents for Premier League Teams on Football Manager 21

With James Rodriguez settling in nicely to life at Everton and Edinson Cavani already off the mark at Manchester United, free agents are proving to be clever moves for Premier League clubs. Here is a list of some of those hidden gems worth snatching up on Football...

What To Do In Your First Hour on Football Manager 21

What To Do In Your First Hour on Football Manager 21

First things first, I LOVE FM21. Yes, it's a Beta, there are bugs, and I've only been able to play for a few hours. However, I already have found features that the little kid in me cannot get over. This game is not like FM20 though, there are differences with...

Best Free Agents For Vanarama National League And North/South

Best Free Agents For Vanarama National League And North/South

If you're bold enough to start in the Vanarama National League or the Vanarama North/South leagues, you're going to need to find free agents. Lots of them in fact. If you haven't bought Football Manager 21 just yet, don't forget to pick it up with our discount like...

Top 5 Most Expensive Players in Football Manager 21

Top 5 Most Expensive Players in Football Manager 21

Football Manager 21 has arrived and after Miles Jacobsen said that transfer fees would be lower at the start of the game I thought I would look at how much is it going to cost to land the big guns. If you haven't bought Football Manager 21 yet, you can get it for just...

How To Play Football Manager 21 Now: FM Beta Released

How To Play Football Manager 21 Now: FM Beta Released

It's here. It's finally here. Football manager 21 has dropped, and we can all now lock ourselves away for the next year to play it. Dump your girlfriend, give away your children, cut ties with every friend you have. There are more important things in life now....

FM21: 5 Challenges You Must Try on Football Manager 21

FM21: 5 Challenges You Must Try on Football Manager 21

With Football Manager 21 finally arriving, we are all thinking of our first save, our first team to manage in the newest edition of the game - which you can pick up for a discounted price of £29.99 via our discount link. In this post I will discuss some more unique...

How Do You Get A Son On Football Manager?

How Do You Get A Son On Football Manager?

It's something that many people didn't even know was a feature on Football Manager, but you can actually have a son. But how do you get a son on Football Manager? Firstly, you'll need Football Manager 2020 or Football Manager 2021, which is available using our...

Football Manager 2021 Beta Release Date And All Questions Answered

Football Manager 2021 Beta Release Date And All Questions Answered

We're getting close. So, so close to the release of Football Manager 21 as we edge closer to the release date of November 24th on PC. If you haven't pre-ordered already, use our link to get it much cheaper at £28.99 instead of the retail and Steam cost of £39.99....

Football Manager 2021 Beta Release Date Confirmed

Football Manager 2021 Beta Release Date Confirmed

It's coming. It's finally coming. Football Manager 2021 beta release date has been confirmed after months of speculation. We all know by now that Football Manager 2021 will be released on November 24th, but the beta version of FM allows players to enjoy the game prior...

How To Make Football Manager 2021 Load Faster

How To Make Football Manager 2021 Load Faster

Recently, we published an article about the best laptop for FM21. The laptops I recommended, I think, will run most of the higher end abilities of Football Manager quite comfortably. So, you've got your PC, you've got the game (which is available for pre-order at...

Football Manager 2021 System Requirements: Macbook & Windows

Football Manager 2021 System Requirements: Macbook & Windows

Not all of us are blessed with state of the art gaming PCs that can cope with just about any game in the world. And for a lot of us, running Football Manager on our laptop or desktop can be a struggle. So every year when a new Football Manager game is released, a lot...

Football Manager 20 Fans Vote For The Best Player On The Game

Football Manager 20 Fans Vote For The Best Player On The Game

It's almost here. It's almost time we say goodbye to Football Manager 20 and hello to Football Manager 21. If you haven't pre-ordered Football Manager 21, use our discount link to get £10 off. And if you're short on cash, you can download our 2020/2021 database for...

Best Teams To Manage On Football Manager 21

Best Teams To Manage On Football Manager 21

You asked so we delivered. FM21, available with our discount link for £29.99, has a whole cast of new features and you are looking for the teams to manage on Football Manager 21 to hit the ground running in the new game. My previous article of the best teams to manage...

Football Manager 21 New Features: New Recruitment Features

Football Manager 21 New Features: New Recruitment Features

Football Manager has always gone above and beyond to ensure a realistic user experience, and this year’s no different thanks to a heap of updated Recruitment features.  If you haven’t pre-ordered it yet, you can use our discount link to download Football Manager for...

Football Manager 2021 New Features: End Of Season Features

Football Manager 2021 New Features: End Of Season Features

What about when it’s all said and done? What happens if you’ve finished poorly or won the league? What’s the deal with the end of the season? Football Manager 2021 has got us all covered. And then some.  If you haven’t pre-ordered it yet, you can use our discount...

Football Manager 21 New Features: New Matchday Features

Football Manager 21 New Features: New Matchday Features

It should go without saying that matchdays have been improved substantially in FM21 to create a modernised presentation and renewed focus on your involvement through the build-up to matches. If you haven’t pre-ordered it yet, you can use our discount link...

Football Manager 21 New Features: Player Interactions

Football Manager 21 New Features: Player Interactions

Football Manager 2021 has undergone a big revamp in regards to the interaction system ahead of the launch of FM21. If you haven't pre-ordered it yet, you can use our discount link to download Football Manager for £29.99, which gives you a £10 discount on the £39.99...

How To Choose Your First Club on Football Manager

How To Choose Your First Club on Football Manager

It's the biggest decision you'll make all year, and I mean that. Your first club on Football Manager (if you haven't got FM 21 yet, get it here for £29.99). Think about it. You're potentially going to spend hundreds of hours (thousands in my case) on Football Manager...

The Best Laptop For Football Manager 2021

The Best Laptop For Football Manager 2021

Not only is Black Friday and Christmas looming closer; so is FM21 launch day. As our promotion to get FM21 for just £29.99 is ending soon, you may be worried that your laptop may not be up to the task of the new game. Thankfully, I'm a massive nerd who is here to...

What is xG On Football Manager 2021: How To Use XG on FM21

What is xG On Football Manager 2021: How To Use XG on FM21

Football has changed a lot over recent years. Gone are the days that clubs would send a scout to watch a player, write a report on him, and the club would then choose whether or not they want to pursue him. Nowadays there is so much money on the line, that most clubs...

Football Manager 21: All New Features Coming to FM21

Football Manager 21: All New Features Coming to FM21

We're so close to the release of Football Manager 21, and after months of speculation we now know all the new features coming to FM21 this year. Football Manager fans have been writing wishlists for months, begging Sports Interactive for new features in this year's...

“My Football” by Andrea Pirlo In Football Manager 2020

“My Football” by Andrea Pirlo In Football Manager 2020

Andrea Pirlo. Andrea Pirlo coach of Juventus FC during the Serie A football match between Juventus FC and UC Sampdoria at Allianz Stadium in Torino (Italy), September 20th, 2020. Love him or hate him, this man has a lot to live up to, everybody knows how good this...

Energie Voetbal: Scouting Players Dutch Style on Football Manager 20

Energie Voetbal: Scouting Players Dutch Style on Football Manager 20

My Inspiration from this tactic was I wanted to create a new brand of Total Football within Football Manager 2020, there is already loads of representations of Johan Cruyff's system of where he wants all of his players to be able to play whatever position that they're...

Football Manager 21: Best Free Agents on FM21

Football Manager 21: Best Free Agents on FM21

Everyone loves a bargain. Especially in Football Manager 21, there is nothing quite like bringing a quality player on the cheap or, even better, for free. Heading into FM21, we have scouted the 5 best free agents for you to pick up and improve your team early on. If...

Download Football Manager 21 Mobile: Release Date, Differences

Download Football Manager 21 Mobile: Release Date, Differences

FM Mobile is a mode we get a lot of questions about. As a general PC player, I suppose I miss out on the huge mobile community that has been built on this smaller version of the game. As a mobile version has been confirmed for FM21, I am here to share all the details...

Football Manager 20 Wonderkids Who Were Bought By Big Clubs

Football Manager 20 Wonderkids Who Were Bought By Big Clubs

We all have our favourites, don't we? You start up your new Football Manager save and you know exactly who to buy. Those wonderkids. The ole reliables. Sadly, heading into the FM21, which I can't stress enough is available for measly £29.99 through our website, many...

Why Buy Football Manager 21 Instead of Downloading it Free?

Why Buy Football Manager 21 Instead of Downloading it Free?

It's edging closer. That great day where the new Football Manager arrives and we all sink hundreds, if not thousands, of hours into the new game. You may have noticed we have been running a big promotion on that, through our link, you can purchase FM21 for just...

Will My Laptop Run Football Manager 21?

Will My Laptop Run Football Manager 21?

Although it helps to invest in a good laptop that can run Football Manager 21 smoothly, Football Manager, unlike a heap of games, has never required great system requirements, and Football Manager 21 is no different.  And if you haven't yet, don't forget to grab...

Best Championship Teams To Manage on Football Manager 21

Best Championship Teams To Manage on Football Manager 21

The Championship is one of the most competitive leagues in the world. Now more than ever, the gap is closing between the top sides of the second tier and the coveted Premier League. That's why heading into FM21, which is still available for £29.99, we recommend...

How to Win a Champions League Final on Football Manager

How to Win a Champions League Final on Football Manager

Fewer things are quite as gutting as losing a cup of final following a clinical and dazzling campaign, not least the Champions League.  Until Football Manager came about, the majority of the world could never relate to this feeling. But today, you have millions...

Top Norwegian Wonderkids on Football Manager 21

Top Norwegian Wonderkids on Football Manager 21

Norway has produced many fine footballers over the years. From Solskjaer to Riise, Carew to Pedersen, Norway now has a fine crop of young players all playing across some of Europe's top leagues as well as some still in the Eliteserien. Here are my top 5 wonderkids to...

Coronavirus Will Likely Feature on Football Manager 21

Coronavirus Will Likely Feature on Football Manager 21

Ever since the football was taken behind closed doors and eventually cancelled altogether, fans of Football Manager have been wondering whether the Coronavirus pandemic would be present within the game’s structure. So, we thought we'd dig deep and try to answer the...

What Does a Loan Manager Do In Football Manager 21?

What Does a Loan Manager Do In Football Manager 21?

With Football Manager 21 right around the corner (you can pre-order here for £29.99), the questions on many a die-hard fans’ lips aren’t going anywhere. One of those being what does a loan manager do in Football Manager 21? For the first time in over a decade, the...

FM Mobile, Touch or PC? The Main Differences

FM Mobile, Touch or PC? The Main Differences

A lot of the questions we get revolve around which version of Football Manager is best, especially ahead of the launch of Football Manager 21, which you can pre-order for £29.99 here. This little guide should help new players understand what requirements you may need...

Pre-Order Football Manager 21 on PC/Mac for £29.99

Pre-Order Football Manager 21 on PC/Mac for £29.99

After months of suspense, all of our questions have been answered. Will Football Manager 21 be on PS4? When will Football Manager 21 be released? Will Football Manager 21 be on Xbox One? Will Football Manager 21 be on Nintendo Switch? Well, now we know the answer. And...

Best Clubs To Manage On Football Manager 21

Best Clubs To Manage On Football Manager 21

As the Football Manager 21 release date nears closer, we're at that time of year when people start asking who the best clubs on FM21 are. I thought it would be an interesting proposition to share with you my teams who I will be managing in the next game. I have tried...

Football Manager 21 Release Date And Trailer Drops

Football Manager 21 Release Date And Trailer Drops

It's coming. IT'S COMING LADS!!! Sports Interactive have dropped a trailer and the release date for Football Manager 21 and fans are absolutely buzzing. There were question marks over how long the game's release would be delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic...

The Best PC Monitors To Play Football Manager

The Best PC Monitors To Play Football Manager

There are different types of Football Manager players. There are those who casually play, largely skipping most aspects of the game, using a default tactic and letting their assistant do a lot of the nitty gritty stuff. There are those who are somewhere in the middle,...

Football Manager 20 Is Now Completely Free To Download

Football Manager 20 Is Now Completely Free To Download

Yes, you read that right. Football Manager 20 is now COMPLETELY FREE to download. Ahead of the launch of Football Manager 21, Sports Interactive have dropped the biggest news of the year. To celebrate a partnership with Epic Games, Football Manager will now be...

You Can Become a NewGen Player on Football Manager 21

You Can Become a NewGen Player on Football Manager 21

We've all played the game for years and years and years, but now we have the chance to actually become a NewGen on Football Manager 2021. What is a NewGen on Football Manager? It's fairly simple, actually. The game starts with thousands of real life footballers. But...

The Tactics To Use To Dominate With Chelsea in FM20

The Tactics To Use To Dominate With Chelsea in FM20

If you’ve read part 1 of my FM20 challenge with Chelsea, you will have seen that a tactical rethink early on in the season significantly turned our luck around. We went from an opening loss in the Premier League and the Champions Cup group stage, to winning 11 games...

Best Cheap Laptops To Play Football Manager

Best Cheap Laptops To Play Football Manager

There's nothing worse than knowing all your mates have super fast gaming laptops that run Football Manager 2020 with ease, while your laptop sounds like a fighter jet as soon as you launch the game. Then it just completely melts after 10 minutes of game time. So,...

Football Manager 2021 Mobile: Everything You Should Know

Football Manager 2021 Mobile: Everything You Should Know

Since the start of 2020, the face of the world has changed. It has gone through a lot due to pandemic COVID-19. The future of Football Manager 2021 Mobile was also indefinite and there were concerns that the new version of game won’t be released this year. But the...

Un Petit Voyage – French Journeyman Save

Un Petit Voyage – French Journeyman Save

I'm sure at this point of FM20 everyone has done an English Journeyman save, or something of that ilk. For a bit of variety, why not try doing one in France, I did and it was a whole lot of fun. Choosing a starting team There are really no rules when it comes to...

Top 5 Unusual Tactics That Are Successful on FM20

Top 5 Unusual Tactics That Are Successful on FM20

We've all been there. Spending chunks of your precious evening meticulously tweaking your perfectly balanced 442 formation. Making sure your central midfielders compliment each other, your wing back instructions set so they know exactly when to overlap, strike...

FM Predicts: What Would Have Happened If Messi Left Barcelona?

FM Predicts: What Would Have Happened If Messi Left Barcelona?

It's been a crazy few days for Lionel. From the infamous burofax to an interview with Goal announcing he is staying due to being held to ransom by the club he loves, it's hard to imagine 2020 could get any more mental. Strangely, I don't even think this will be the...

The Chelsea Transfer Ban Challenge

The Chelsea Transfer Ban Challenge

This challenge is simple in principle - Managing Chelsea, you must act as though their transfer ban of the 2019/20 season never ended. Obviously, this applies to players who haven't downloaded the Football Manager 2021 season update for 2020. The rules therefore are...

Best Tactics for Beginners on FM20

Best Tactics for Beginners on FM20

We've all been there. When you first pick up Football Manager, it can feel like a tactical minefield. There are so many options and styles along with countless tactics online that it can be difficult to know where to start. Thankfully, here at Football Manager Tips,...

10 Wonderkids To Look Out For On Football Manager 21

10 Wonderkids To Look Out For On Football Manager 21

As Football Manager players, we all want to be the one to find the next big thing. Last season we saw the likes of Mason Greenwood, Erling Håland and Eduardo Camavinga burst onto the scene. These youngsters are all set to do the same. A lot of players will know of...

The Vanløse Overpowered Football Manager 20 Tactic

The Vanløse Overpowered Football Manager 20 Tactic

If you've seen my Instagram Story on Football Manager Memes, you'll know that I recently won the Danish Superliga eight years after taking over amateur side Vanløse. It's been an emotional day for me. Not only did all the lads flood the official Vanløse Instagram page...

The Two Team League FM 20 Multiplayer Update

The Two Team League FM 20 Multiplayer Update

The Isles of Scilly in Cornwall hold the smallest football league in the world. Two teams. One division. One domestic cup. One intense rivalry. The Garrison Gunners and the Woolpack Wanderers. They only play each other. All season long. A massive rivalry between two...

Is Football Manager Touch as good as the Full Game?

Is Football Manager Touch as good as the Full Game?

Over the last few years, Sports Interactive has provided more diversity to the Football Manager franchise in terms of what we can play. Not only have they released their annual Football Manager game every November, they have also released Football Manager Touch...

2021 Season Update for Football Manager 2020

2021 Season Update for Football Manager 2020

The world has changed an awful lot since last season, hasn't it? But one thing we still have is football (albeit a bit different). And Football Manager 2020 until Football Manager 2021 is released in November or December. With the delay of Football Manager 2021, there...

The Kings of Paris Challenge

The Kings of Paris Challenge

You think of Paris. You think of one team, right? You think of Paris Saint Germain. The most insufferable wonderkid-poaching team on the whole of Football Manager 20. How many of you thought of Paris's other team, Paris FC? Probably none of you. The smaller of the...

The Golden Boys Challenge – Part 2

The Golden Boys Challenge – Part 2

Alright boys, got some absolutely crazy transfer business conducted in this episode, maybe some trophies as well. But if you haven't checked out The Golden Boys Challenge, check it out first. New Signings: A lot of new signing decided to enter the club this transfer...

Top 10 ‘Over performers’ 19/20 Champions League

Top 10 ‘Over performers’ 19/20 Champions League

Just a few days ago, Bayern Munich won their 6th Champions League title, a header from Kingsley Coman enough to see off French champions PSG. After another hectic European campaign, this list is going to look at 10 players who were either underrated before their...

How to Defend Set Pieces on Football Manager 20

How to Defend Set Pieces on Football Manager 20

You can call me a massive virgin for this and you know what, that's fine. But I spend so much time playing around with tactics and watching how they play out on the field. It's one of the things I enjoy most about Football Manager. Spending time planning defensive...

A Dummies Guide To The Football Manager 2020 Menus

A Dummies Guide To The Football Manager 2020 Menus

Although we're near the end of the game, with Football Manager 2021 approaching fast, a guide on how to navigate the menus in FM20 is always useful, especially with latecomers of the game taking advantage of the low price-tag for the game now. So, without further ado,...

How to Get 20+ Goals From Centre Backs on Football Manager 2020

How to Get 20+ Goals From Centre Backs on Football Manager 2020

You can call me a massive virgin for this and you know what, that's fine. But I spend so much time playing around with tactics and watching how they play out on the field. It's one of the things I enjoy most about Football Manager. Spending time planning defensive...

The ‘Golden Boys’ Football Manager 20 Challenge

The ‘Golden Boys’ Football Manager 20 Challenge

Well considering the fact that I've seen players like Mbappe, Alphonso Davies, and TAA tear up the Champions League this season, I can't think of a more appropriate challenge. This challenge both involves having young superstars like a Trent Alexander-Arnold, but also...

The London Lions – A Beginning

The London Lions – A Beginning

With the Champions League drawing to a close for the season, I was reminiscing about one of my favourite European stories. No, not Millwall’s run to the first round of the UEFA Cup in 2004/5, but arguably an even more impressive feat from the 60s – the Lisbon Lions....

The ‘Crazy Gang’ Diaries – Part One

The ‘Crazy Gang’ Diaries – Part One

Last week, I announced the start of a Football Manager 2020 journey – to recreate the original ‘Crazy Gang’ by winning the FA Cup with AFC Wimbledon, but only signing players with an Aggression attribute of 15+. The full recap can be found here. I gave myself a...

Retro Tactics – The W-M

Retro Tactics – The W-M

What is the W-M and how can it help me? The W-M is a classic formation from the annals of football history, deployed effectively by Arsenal, among many other top clubs around Europe back in the 1920s. Developed directly in response to the 1925 changes to the offside...

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