A lot has happened since my last update. My original plan was to post 5 updates a season. One for the modern transfer window, one for the first half of the season for modern day and one for Premier Manager ‘96 and then the same for the end of the season. This has obviously stopped … Continue reading A Manager in His Own Mind – Let’s Catch Up
After many trophies in the previous seasons, the eleventh season was not the same. In many ways. But despite we did not win seven trophies again, this season was successful. In many ways. "In many ways..." What I'm talking about? We lost another one player from the original squad who wanted to go elsewhere after many … Continue reading FM17 | Reading FC | part XXI | Fifth Champions League title!
A long dark winter has passed but this time it's been a very busy one. Having spent the previous mid-season break absconded in my flat watching the windows ice up on the inside,eW I decided to spend this one travelling. I have taken in games all over the globe, from a Super Classico in Argentina … Continue reading Fredensborg – Where it’s getting harder to stay.
Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the second post about Football Manager Slack Tactics Challenge. After challenges with Nice and Anzhi, this time we took over Polish side Lechia Gdańsk with a 4-4-2 formation and to use Target Man and Poacher was a must. Daniel Gear selected this formation for the third FMSlack Challenge and after … Continue reading FM Slack Tactics Challenge | Lechia Gdańsk
As virtual football managers, our worlds can get a little chaotic at times. We are always thinking, always planning. If you are anything like me then you will also like to control every aspect of your club; from top to bottom. At times, it can get a little daunting. Success depends upon previous preparation. Without such preparation … Continue reading Planning for success: A Football Manager guide
I know very little about Denmark. I hear beer is expensive but the bacon is exceptional. Apparently when it's fried you don't get those horrible white floaty bits in the bottom of the pan so I suppose every cloud.... Fredensborg or to give them their Sunday name ‘ Fredensborg Boldklub og Idraetsforening’ are a small … Continue reading Fredensborg – A life in Denmark
So with no reply or luck getting a reply from the Italian FA, I decide what the hell lets go back the UK and get my football career started. I enter the taxi on my way to Aeroporto Internazionale di Napoli, excited and scared at the same time. Who would be willing to take a … Continue reading Football Manager 2017 | 0.2 The Second Steps
Well, if you thought the eighth season was extremely succesful (and it surely was) I don't know what you will think at the end of this part. The ninth season with Reading FC in Football Manager 2017 was even more successful as we won one more trophy than in previous season. It's crazy, isn't it? … Continue reading #FM17 | Reading FC | part XVIII | Septuple!
So where do I start with this journey that my life is, I guess I will start at the point where for some people I dropped off the radar for some people. In 2002 I was living in London in an area called Albert Square. Some people who are from the UK will know Albert … Continue reading Football Manager 2017 | 0.1 The first steps
Welcome everyone to the another part of my Football Manager 2017 save with Reading FC. As you may know I won the six trophies during the eighth season includin Premier League or Champions League. You can read all the previous parts of this save in this category on my blog so you can catch up … Continue reading #FM17 | Reading FC | part XVII | How to stay interested in the save