Category Archives: Flying High – Toulouse FC

What Do You Have To Say? | TFC Flying High S1.6 | FM20

At the end of pre-season, ScoreMore is interviewed for local sports magazine Believe To Win about the team´s pre-season and his aspirations for the future. Read the full transcript of the interview below.
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A Diamond 4-4-2 | TFC Flying High | FM20

“Yves, I´m sure you´ve watched the water of the Garonne one time or another. Have you noticed how it rushes down at some places and seems to slow down at others? How it goes around some rocks and completely covers others? Do you notice the flexibility it employs to reach its goal? How it´s always moving towards it nevertheless?”

“Well, mon ami, that is how our Toulouse will play.” Yves was looking at me as if he had just seen me for the first time in his life.

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New Brooms Sweep Clean | TFC Flying High Chp. 5 |FM20

I was just looking over my tactical plans (note: tactics link at the end) one last time before heading down for breakfast (we are currently in San José as part of our small pre-season tour), when I heard a knock on my door. They were two steady, but calm, knocks on the door so I was sure it was not Anthony. Who could it be so early in the morning? I closed my laptop before opening the door.

“Hi Yves, come in.” I was surprised, but tried not to show it.

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Is ScoreMore Out Of His Depth?

Toulouse: Anthony´s Diary

11th June, 2019

What would you do if your club captain had very poor leadership? One of the worst at the club, in fact? And what if he was a winger and you do not like using wingers, or any wide forwards for that matter?

Not very difficult to answer that, right? Right??!!

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What Makes You Tick?

Part 1 – Getting to know the team

It´s officially my first day on the job. I had planned out my vision for the team. I had watched hours upon hours of videos from Toulouse´s previous season to have a better idea of what I should find waiting for me. Nothing is like the first training sessions to get a better idea though. To get a better idea of the team and how the dynamics work, I followed Ancelotti´s example. In the beginning, the maestro stays in the background, doing nothing but observing. (You can learn more from him in his book Quiet Leadership, among others.)

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