The Anatomy of England: 2024 European Championships

  As a much-hated band once sang, 'It's been a while'. I know, I know, it's rude enough of me to disappear for months without so much of a by or leave, it's even worse, that I did it after doing the set up for an international campaign, leaving literally three regular readers desperate to … Continue reading The Anatomy of England: 2024 European Championships

Advertisements

Schalke Story #1

As I stepped off the plane at Düsseldorf International Airport, it was cold, wet and quite gloomy, not too different from the likes of Torino or Swindon. The club had provided a private pickup for me for the journey to Gelsenkirchen. I'm staying in an apartment block less than 10 mins away from the training … Continue reading Schalke Story #1

FM19 | Searching players (not only) for set pieces

Jumping Reach, Strength, Heading, Positioning, Off The Ball, Decisions and more. What's the point to put these attributes together? Is it something about the defenders? All the questions you think about can be very simply answered. It's been a long time since I created two things in the Football Manager - specific player search filters … Continue reading FM19 | Searching players (not only) for set pieces