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New laptop. Arsenal game is lost.

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Dear readers, I have two news of very different kind. The good news is that I bought rather powerful HP laptop with Core2Duo (T7250, 2GHz) processor. The model is HP Compaq 6710b if anyone is interested. It’s really fast and allows playing Football Manager 2008 faster than on the old one (Toshiba with Celeron M).The...

  • Feb 10, 2008, 08:35am

My favorite best Arsenal players of the 1st season in Football Manager 2008

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Talking about the totals of the whole first season I would like to select three best players of the team. In my humble opinion they are William Gallas, Francesc Fabregas and Robin Van Persie. These guys performed better than others and their performance had the highest influence on the team results.William GallasHe is a king...

  • Feb 06, 2008, 21:29pm

Tactics of Senegal National Team in FM 2008

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If you are searching for Football Manager 2012 tactics, please take a look at my Supersonic tactics used in Q.P.R. story. ____________________ In the end of Crisis in Arsenal post I mentioned that I had been signed as new manager of Senegal. Their manager was sacked after failure on Cup of African Nations, and my reputation was...

  • Feb 02, 2008, 10:17am

New tactics scheme for Arsenal

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In the post Crisis in my Arsenal I described real problems encountered during Arsenal management. It was a real crisis and dangerous situation when my board could sack me. To resolve the situation I decided to apply new tactics for the team with 4-3-1-2 formation.   The main features of this tactics: Ball possession Attacking...

  • Jan 28, 2008, 07:32am

Analysis of Football Manager 2008 Patch 8.0.1

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I have been playing almost all the first season in Football Manager 2008 without installed patch 8.0.1. I just wanted to feel enough the initial version of FM 2008, see some bugs and then compare my feelings with changelist in the patch. So I installed Patch 8.0.1 and figured out such most important fixes and...

  • Jan 24, 2008, 15:36pm

AMC: Wonderkids and young stars in Football Manager 2008

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__________________Are you in search of prospective youngsters? If yes, I recommend to take a look Wonderkids on Football Manager 2013. There are many cheap FM 2013 players. __________________Today I would like to share with you my research about young talents in Football Manager 08 for position of central attacking midfielders. WonderkidsSergio Aguero The greatest wonderkid...

  • Jan 23, 2008, 19:31pm

Crisis in my Arsenal: January and February matches of the 1st season (Football Manager 2008)

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You all noticed that the first half of the first season was lucky and successful for my Arsenal. Nevertheless two first months of the 2008 year in the FM game brought just disappointments for the team and me as its manager. Look at these results and you will understand what I'm talking about: We got...

  • Jan 20, 2008, 12:47pm

Arsenal transfers during winter window of the 1st season (Football Manager 2008)

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I was waiting for this winter transfer window with a wish to get some new young talents to Arsenal. But at first I suddenly lost one wonderkid player - Denilson - whom I considered to be substitute playmaker for Francesc Fabregas. Chairman of Arsenal decided everything without me accepting the offer from Inter:Yes, It's the...

  • Jan 14, 2008, 20:20pm

Tips and hints: How to select players for a first squad in Football Manager 2008

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If you are seeking for some Football Manager 2012 tips and hints then I advise you to read FM2012 hints and tips post. __________________ Usually playing Football Manager 2008 I follow the next principles when it is necessary to select the first squad before a match: • At first when you select players for participate...

  • Jan 12, 2008, 08:19am

Arsenal December matches in FM 2008 (the 1st season)

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I with my Arsenal played the following matches in December of the first season:8 games during the one month. This is famous English December when stamina of all teams is checked. This is the time when team without strong second squad players can sunk in the table. Anyway, my Arsenal overcame this hard period with...

  • Jan 08, 2008, 19:43pm