Local Hero – S2 E1 – We Go Again!

Welcome back to Local Hero, where i have taken charge of a team local to where i live which in real life play at step 11 of the English football pyramid, we are now on season 2 of the save and are looking forward to and preparing for life on Hellenic Division 1. Transfers AsContinue reading “Local Hero – S2 E1 – We Go Again!”

Le Méthode de Lemaire – #2.2 – The Pain of Success

The first half of the season was a fast start which gave Yves Lemaire and his GOAL FC side a seven point lead heading towards the halfway point of the season. With an eighth round exit in the Coupe de France, this allowed the focus to be solely on promotion. If you missed the mid-seasonContinue reading “Le Méthode de Lemaire – #2.2 – The Pain of Success”

Local Hero – S1 E3 – Job Done!

Welcome back to episode 3 of Local Hero, in this blog we will cover the end of season and cover some of the key games in the second half of the season. Youth Intake We obviously have to take this intake with a pinch of salt due to the quality of coaching at the club,Continue reading “Local Hero – S1 E3 – Job Done!”

Le Méthode de Lemaire – #2.1 – Taking Control

Welcome back to season two of Le Méthode de Lemaire as Yves looks to build on the positive finish to season one. It wasn’t promotion as GOAL FC remain in tier four of French football however, the progression from the first half of the season to the second half was almost second to none. CatchContinue reading “Le Méthode de Lemaire – #2.1 – Taking Control”

Le Méthode de Lemaire – #1.2 – Trust the Process

A tough start to managerial life for Yves Lemaire was all to be seen in the first half of the season. The winter break couldn’t come sooner as Yves knew himself, something had to change or things could get uneasy for him. His ‘5 phase’ philosophy was key to getting the club up the leaguesContinue reading “Le Méthode de Lemaire – #1.2 – Trust the Process”

Local Hero – S1 E2 – Easy! Easy! Easy!

Welcome back to episode 2 of my Local Hero blog, where we have taken over a club that is just down the road from where i live. In this blog we are going to check in on our progress at the mid way point of the season. Youth Intake Preview Not sure how you canContinue reading “Local Hero – S1 E2 – Easy! Easy! Easy!”

 Le Méthode de Lemaire – #1.1 – ‘Le-Night-Maire’

It is time for Yves Lemaire to get to work and try to implement his ‘5 phase’ philosophy to develop GOAL FC into a French football force. Yves is aware this isn’t going to be easy, especially the first season in Championnat National 2 (fourth tier) but that doesn’t limit his confidence in his managerialContinue reading ” Le Méthode de Lemaire – #1.1 – ‘Le-Night-Maire’”

Le Méthode de Lemaire – #0 – The ‘5 Phase’ Philosophy

Welcome to ‘Le Méthode de Lemaire’, translation – Lemaire’s method. I’m guessing your next question is, who is Lemaire? Well, it’s Yves Lemaire in fact but there will be more about the man himself later on! For myself as a blogger, it’s safe to say my comfort zone is building up clubs that I canContinue reading “Le Méthode de Lemaire – #0 – The ‘5 Phase’ Philosophy”

Local Hero – S1 E1 – Start Of A New Era

Welcome everyone to my second blog of FM22, this save may not be to everyone taste but we are starting all the way down on step 11 in England with a team that is local to where i live. Lets take a small look at the club we are taking over. The Club We areContinue reading “Local Hero – S1 E1 – Start Of A New Era”

El Regreso Del Deportivo – S7 E3 – End Of An Era

Welcome back to the last blog of season 7 and of this save. We will look at how we got on in the 2nd half of the season after a very difficult 1st half, and a quick word at the end of my thoughts on the save. Youth Intake As you can see, a veryContinue reading “El Regreso Del Deportivo – S7 E3 – End Of An Era”