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FM22 introduces us to Wide Centre-Backs

FM22 introduces us to Wide Centre-Backs

The new Wide Centre-Back role in FM22 has got the FM scene excited. Let's delve into it...

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

2 min read

30 September 2021

FM21: Clubs To Manage Before FM22

FM21: Clubs To Manage Before FM22

With the transfer window now closed, the run-up to the release of FM22 is close. Find the team that we recommend to manage before the release of FM22.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

4 min read

22 September 2021

FM22: 5 "Potential" Improvements

FM22: 5 "Potential" Improvements

Football Manager 2022 is edging closer and closer. In this article, we go through some of the additions/improvements that we could see in FM22.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

4 min read

31 August 2021

FC Schalke 04 - The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

FC Schalke 04 - The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Schalke are a team with a good history. It is fair to say that things have gone drastically wrong for Die Königsblauen. In the article, we look at what has gone wrong at Schalke and look at the possibilities for a Football Manager save.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

6 min read

2 May 2021

FM21: The Youth Development Process

FM21: The Youth Development Process

Youth development on Football Manager can be a difficult process to get your head around. In this article, I go through a variety of options that supports youth development.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

9 min read

2 April 2021

FM21 Winter Update - Teams to Manage

FM21 Winter Update - Teams to Manage

The winter update for FM21 has been released. We provide you with some ideas for a new FM21 save!

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

3 min read

25 February 2021

FM21: Analysts; What do they do?

FM21: Analysts; What do they do?

In this article, we look at a very detailed area of Football Manager - the analyst. This has now been split into two roles on Football Manager: Recruitment Analyst and Performance Analyst. Find out more about both roles in this article.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

10 min read

14 February 2021

FM 21: Player Roles Beyond The Ordinary

FM 21: Player Roles Beyond The Ordinary

In this article, we look at the player roles that are beyond the ordinary on Football Manager. What are they, what is their purpose?

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

6 min read

5 February 2021

FM21: Cheap Wonderkids by FM Wonderkids

FM21: Cheap Wonderkids by FM Wonderkids

In this article, we promote the work of FM Wonderkids who has complied a list of cheap wonderkids from FM21.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

2 min read

5 February 2021

FM21: What Makes a Good Sports Scientist

FM21: What Makes a Good Sports Scientist

In this article, we look at what makes a good sports scientists on Football Manager?

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

4 min read

29 January 2021

FM21: What Makes a Good Director of Football?

FM21: What Makes a Good Director of Football?

In this article, we look at what makes a good Director of Football on Football Manager

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

4 min read

28 January 2021

FM21: What Makes a Good Technical Director?

FM21: What Makes a Good Technical Director?

In this article, we look at what makes a good Technical Director on Football Manager.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

4 min read

26 January 2021

FM21: What Makes a Good Goalkeeping Coach?

FM21: What Makes a Good Goalkeeping Coach?

In this article, we look at what makes a good Goalkeeping Coach on Football Manager

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

15 min read

26 January 2021

FM21: What makes a good Fitness Coach?

FM21: What makes a good Fitness Coach?

In this article, we look at what makes a good Fitness Coach on Football Manager 2021.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

2 min read

21 January 2021

FM21: What makes a good Physio?

FM21: What makes a good Physio?

In this article, we look at what makes a good physio on Football Manager.

Ryan Atkins

Ryan Atkins

8 min read

21 January 2021

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