With no money, the loss of our biggest asset, player contracts running out, a pandemic to manoeuvre and promises made to the board, just how far could I go during season 1 in the Norwegian Second Division Group 2?
Welcome to 'Pottering in Norway', an FM21 series inspired by travelled manager Graham Potter. The series takes us to Scandinavia, amongst the mountains, glaciers and deep coastal fjords of Norway, where I take the helm at Bryne FK.
Bryne FK are a professional football club playing in the Norwegian Second Division Group 2.
Covering the 2021/22 campaign (season 3) as Derby County, on their return to the Premier League on FM20.
And so it begins, the construction of Riverside Seven. Follow along as I map out my 7 tavern location and a lovely pub crawl route that weaves around the landscape, through the mountains, and across big open lakes. Welcome to part 1.
We take a look at some of the clubs that might take your fancy on Football Manager 2021.
During a record breaking season with Derby County in the Championship, I look back on the 'who, how and why' behind our success.
Control games with an aggressive press using our 'Aggressive Press and Control' tactic.
Taking on a different approach to Banished (a city-building strategy game), I decided to build a settlement where ales and ciders are plentiful, with a focus on stocking taverns with homemade brews for the locals to fill up on after a hard days graft. Welcome... to Riverside Seven.
Geralt, one of the few remaining witchers on the Continent, is a travelling monster slayer for hire, mutated and trained from an early age to slay deadly beasts. By doing this work, he can pay for his travel towards Nilfgaard in the hopes of finding his lost love, Yennefer.
We've signed 16 year old wonderkid, Jude Bellingham (much to my own surprise!), so there's huge optimism at Pride Park for the season ahead (season 2).
With hast, Tristyn journeys to Whiterun, to warn the Jarl of an imminent Stormcloak invasion.
Having cleared out the bandits living at Fort Hraggstad, Tristyn returns to take the Imperial Oath with General Tullius, before being sent to Whiterun to deliver sensitive information about an imminent attack.
Welcome to the DCFC series and the beginning of my journey with Derby County. Previous posts have covered the profile and blueprint for the save, now, we head straight into season 1 at Pride Park, to see how things unfolded.
My model for the DCFC series with Derby County, outlining such things as my 'way of playing', and strategies for recruitment and player development.
During the 2018/19 season, Frank Lampard took Derby County to the Championship playoff final, only to be narrowly beaten by Aston Villa (a game estimated to be worth £170M). Following a mass exodus of staff and players, the following season sees the birth of a new era, led by Wayne Rooney.
It's the end of season 6 and a milestone moment in the history of Venezia FC, with the unveiling of a brand new stadium!
Prologue: Coruscant. Having traced Skavark to Coruscant, Captain Jac Holster and Corso Riggs make their way to the Capital of the Galaxy, in search of Captain Holster's ship.
Prologue: Ord Mantell. Captain Holster is betrayed by Skavak, who steals his precious ship and cargo. It's a race against time to track him down before all is lost.