FM21 | Next match only

Do you consider tactical changes for just one match when you know you’re underdogs? Or you just have some feeling it won’t be your day? I’m the same, especially after the promotion to the top tier in my current save with GAIS. It’s not about the complete tactics overhaul in my case. I like to … Read more

EdsFM – Bodø/Glimt – Easing Restrictiøns & Tactical Tweaks

If you haven’t quite noticed yet, I’m playing a lot of Football Manager. Please understand that I am sacrificing sleep to do so, not sacrificing time with my family (well, not all of it anyway). Addiction is a seductive mistress – it’s nearly 2am. I wanted to write something a little different than my usual … Read more

FM21 Beta | Avoiding the catastrophe

The beta version of the new FM edition is usually an ideal way to try the new things, get used to the new features (if there are some) and just play. And report the bugs, of course, if you are not lazy. My first idea was to play in Poland during the Beta version with … Read more

Clausura 2028/2029 – six trophies in the 10th season

The Clausura 2028/2029 of my FM20 save in Mexico with Celaya FC included six different trophies as we were able to make small tweaks to the 3-4-1-2 formation (or 5-2-1-2 WB as it’s called in the game). Our main wing back José Francisco Pineda broke the assists record, our goalkeeper Erick Vargas made the same … Read more

It’s (probably not) coming home. Episode three FMRensie and the 4-1-4-1 DM Wide

The great tactical series produced by @FMEadster about the England chances to win the EURO 2020 is not dead. And I had a privilege to be a part of it. I was able to manage the England squad against the Czech Republic and Kosovo in the qualifying matches. I took the formation from my FM20 … Read more