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ScoreMore´s POM (4)

It is time for the fourth edition of ScoreMore´s POM, where I present you with some of the best Football Manager-related posts I read in the last couple of weeks. A Football Manager save story based in Germany, another one in England, some tactics and more. All for you to discover here. Enjoy and stay safe.
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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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How To Be The First To Find The Best Newgens

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I see many people asking for the best strategies to “win” at Football Manager. The beauty of the game is that there are many different ways to play the game and everyone is free to choose the way s/he likes best. One such strategy is finding hot young players and mould them into world-beaters to take your club to glory (or into super-sales to give your club unimagined riches). Here´s how you can make sure to find some of the best very early on.

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Team Management Through Spreadsheets (2) – The 4 WHOs

So many Football Manager spreadsheets, but what if there was one to rule them all? Here is mine (you can even download it). It is not the only one I use, but in this article, I will explain how it works and why it can rule them all.

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S1.4 Past, Present and Future

There are 5 pillars on which this giant will rise to stand powerful again. We did an overview of these 5 pillars in my previous post on How To Revive a Giant. Today´s article which will see us go from January till the end of the season will be organised around these 5 pillars (Finances, Facilities, Backroom Staff, Players and Tactical Philosophy) to show how the situation in each has progressed in this first season on the job.

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S1.3 – How to Revive a Fallen Giant

My previous posts saw us at the end of the first day on the job where I made a brief squad and finances evaluation but quite some work on improving the  backroom staff quality.  Today will see us start the update with the transfer market, but first, my goals for this job.  Also, due to the fact that my blog updates are quite a bit behind my actual save I decided to cover quite some ground here. Continue reading S1.3 – How to Revive a Fallen Giant

Team management Through Spreadsheets (1)

Do you use a notebook (or even sheets of paper) to plan your team or tactics for Football Manager?  I used to do that myself (and it was really useful as you will see) but now I mostly use the game and spreadsheets.  This is why and how… Continue reading Team management Through Spreadsheets (1)

S1.2 Reviving the Giant – This is a team game

“One last thing, Signor Presidente, although certainly not the least for me… I would like to discuss the backroom staff.  I already have in mind some people I would like to have replaced, others may join them.  What budgets and room for manoeuvre do I have?” Continue reading S1.2 Reviving the Giant – This is a team game

S1.1 It is milan after all!


Walking into San Siro for the first time as manager.  A dream come true – one of many, I hope!

As I walk onto the pitch for the first time to meet the squad – my squad – my mind is still reeling from the conversation I just had with Berlusconi and Galliani. Continue reading S1.1 It is milan after all!