When the first half of the 2016/2017 season finished we were among the teams who were in race to promotion to the Danish Superliga. We played very good football in the spring part of the season but we not reached promotion spot after the last league round. It might seem like a disappointment but I’m very happy with our fifth place in the league because: it would be too fast progress & we played many matches with youngsters and we wanted to develope them.
There it is. The first half of the second season of this save is behind us. After the promotion to the Danish second tier we were named as the first candidate for relegation. But we hacked this prediction by great performances and results. We are in race for promotion to the highest division…
-£1,054,193. That was our Overall Balance after the first season with AB Copenhagen. And season’s loss was -£481,316. We had to do something with this and the best way how to earn some money and help to the club was through friendlies during pre-season.
As you know we have won the Autumn Season of the Danish third tier and qualified to the Promotion Stage. We played ten friendly matches during long winter break mainly only for some gate receipts and fittnes, results was no important. And we were very good in the Promotion Stage where we not lost a single match and we finished first in the table wich means we are promoted to the NordicBet Liga.
As I wrote in previous part, we had a very long mid-season break. It took more than three months when players were on holiday and there was not much to do. I wanted to bring some new players to the club but we have very limited funds so we were able to make only one loan signing. There was the first Youth Intake as well and it looks very promising for us.
The first part of the 2015/2016 season is behind us and it was very diffident start to life with this Danish side. Mainly because of the fact that the club is semi-professional and the players do not train every day, it’s harder to increase tactic familiarity faster as you should expect.
I decided I will not write a typical Review like in previous years. When I spent some first hours with the new Football Manager 2016 some time ago I discovered a lot of big and small improvements and new features from which I was happy. This article is not a typical review, it’s list of my most favorite new features which can be very helpful for every player.
This is the second part of my save with AB Copenhagen. We will take a look at our squad, the first transfer window and the best IX in two formations.
Wondering what is the value of Czech players in Football Manager 2016? Same as last year, the most valued player is goalkeeper Petr Čech who moved from Chelsea to Arsenal this summer. The second most valued player is midfielder Vladimir Darida from Hertha BSC and the third is Matěj Vydra from Reading FC where he is on loan from Watford FC.
When I searched an interesting clubs for Football Manager 2016 some time ago, I also discovered the Danish club Akademisk Boldklub Gladsaxe (or simply AB). And I decided to choose this club for my FM16 long term save after some research. This is the first post which we can call as a preview or basic information about the club and about the game itself.