Football Manager is an absolute treasure trove of data and imagery that, on the face of it, is a bit of an assault on the senses. But if you're anything like me, then the standard layout of the game can become bland and the blank faces or fake badges and kits are a bit annoying.
I wrote one of these blogs last year so I figured, with Football Manager 22 around the corner, I'd do the same again this year. Mainly because I'm really excited about the challenge I've come up with for this year's game.
Now that we know the full version of Football Manager 2022 will be released on 9 November, it's time for all of us to start casting our minds to the future and where we want to spend the next 12 months of virtual management.
My number one rule on FM21 is to never trust my scouts (unless they tell me a player is really, really bad). For that reason, I use a wide range of tactics for finding the best new players from all around the world on FM21.
We've reached the mid-way point in the Football Manager 2021 cycle, which means there's probably plenty of people keen for a new challenge and looking for a new save to take on for the next six months.
Aside from the two clubs I know I'll be starting saves with in Football Manager 2021, I have a few other save ideas in mind for which the starting team is up in the air.
Every man and their dog seems to be revealing their save plans for Football Manager 21, with the new game out in one month and the Beta potentially just a few weeks away.
The likes of Paris St Germain, Manchester City or Barcelona are not for my Football Manager persona. I've never managed any of these teams on any iteration of Football Manager or Championship Manager. Instead, I like to look for teams with potential, represent a challenge, don't demand immediate success and, ideally, give you an opportunity... Continue Reading →