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    Can anyone remember how to change the background image on the default skin or is it even possible? Thanks.

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    FK Macva Sabac - 2030/31 End of Season Update - Super League
    So near, yet so far...

    League
    (Positions) : Almost another unbeaten season, a late loss to Partizan the only hiccup along the way. 15 league titles in a row now, do you think I get an extra reward for that?

    Cup
    : Easy enough again this year, with only the Semis against Partizan the only game that wasn't entirely comfortable. We really should have won the final by more than 2-0 though.

    Champions League
    : After losing the EL final last season, the minimum I wanted this year was a QF spot. Once again we were one of the top sides in the 2nd pot of seeds which left us still vulnerable to getting a top side. Chelsea were the team this year, along with Sporting Lisbon and Maccabi Haifa. Despite losing 1-0 in London, we qualified easily after the 4th game, no part helped by hammering Lisbon 6-0 in Portugal. With both ourselves and Chelsea qualified with games to spare, our home game against them was the game to sort out top spot, with us effectively trailing 1-0. A great individual performance by Bogosavljevic secured a 3-0 win on the night but more importantly, top spot in the group.

    In the last 16, we found ourselves travelling to Turin to play Juventus. We blew them away in the 2nd half of the first leg, scoring 4 times in a 6-0 win to effectively kill the tie before the home game. Despite controlling more of the home game, we only won the 1-0 on the night and progressed 7-0 on aggregate.

    Our Quarter Final opponents were again Italian, this time AC Milan. Despite going down to 10 men early in the home leg, we managed to gain a 4-2 advantage to take to Italy. The away leg was surprisingly even, which we managed to sneak a 2-1 win and so went through 6-3 on agg to our first CL Semi-Final.

    In the semi, we were paired with Chelsea once again. Again we played away first, and with the help of 2 comical sending-offs in a minute managed to win 4-2 away from home. The home leg though was another story, where we just failed to turn up, ultimately losing 3-0 on the night; enough to put us out 5-4 on agg.

    Luckily for us, next season we'll be in the top pot of seeds, so in theory should have an easier time getting 1st in the group stages from now on.

    Squad
    (1)(2) and Transfers : Filipovic's 2nd stint at the club came to an end for a nice tidy sum. Also, Bogosavljevic's performance against Chelsea prompted him to say he wanted to leave, which is why he left in January despite being one of our best players in the first half of the season.

    For those wondering why my first choice players don't play all season, here is my calendar of fixtures for April and May (black being league games, blue being cup and red being CL). The joys of having a 3 month winter break is kind of lost of me when it gets this hectic at the end of the year.

    Player of the Season
    (who has NOT won it before...) : Aleksandar Jankovic - DC

    Hard to choose one this year, since no-one in particular stood out in the key games but he was probably the most consistent in the CL games which I suppose is the only competition I have to work for now.

    Finances
    : Pretty much even this year with dividends included, not bad at all. Still don't like this new scale all that much...

    Other Stuff
    : A selection of other events that have happened this season.

    The Under-19s won their 3rd league title in a row, their 9th overall. Also this year they also secured their 6th youth cup, this being the 4th time the youth double has been achieved.

    2031 Champions League Final: Barcelona 1p-1 Chelsea; Barcelona winning 3-1 on penalties. An English side losing on pens, how life-like ;)

    2031 Europa League Final : Fenerbahce 1-0 Bourssia Dortmund (aet). Surprisingly weak field in the latter stages this year, Marseille and Anderlecht were the beaten Semi-finalists.

    2031 African Cup of Nations : Algeria 0-0p Nigeria
    2031 Asian Cup
    : Japan 1-0 Australia
    2031 North American Gold Cup: Mexico 5-1 USA
    2031 Copa America : Argentina 1-2 Paraguay

    History
    2012-13: FL - 5th
    2013-14: FL - 2nd
    2014-15: SL - 5th
    2015-16: SL - 2nd
    2016-17: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, EL Semis
    2017-18: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Last 16
    2018-19: SL - 1st, CL Groups, EL Last 16
    2019-20: SL - 1st, Cup Runners-Up, CL Groups, EL Last 32
    2020-21: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Groups, EL Last 32
    2021-22: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Last 16
    2022-23: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Groups, EL Semis
    2023-24: SL - 1st, Cup Runners-Up, CL Last 16
    2024-25: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Quarters
    2025-26: SL - 1st, CL Last 16
    2026-27: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Last 16
    2027-28: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Last 16
    2028-29: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Quarters
    2029-30: SL - 1st, Cup Runners-Up, CL Groups, EL Runners-Up
    2030-31: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Semis

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    Gundo's 2022/23 Europa League update

    Managed to progress to the knock-outs of the EL after overcoming a tough group that included; PSG, Sparta Prague and Bursospur. The highlight being a 1-0 home win over PSG, Joakim Aaland with the only goal of the game. The EL will be our destination again next season after a disappointing third place Tippeligaen finish this term. This season in the EL is also being treated as a learning experience and hopefully we'll be able to push on in future participations.

    1st knock-out round pairs us with Arsenal!!
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    Congrats getting through that group Gundo. Will it just be a case of keeping the score down against Arsenal or do you think you can knick a result in either leg?

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    Hi Guys

    Just completed this fantastic challenge again, probably the most I have enjoyed one.


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    Quote Originally Posted by midgetram View Post
    Congrats getting through that group Gundo. Will it just be a case of keeping the score down against Arsenal or do you think you can knick a result in either leg?
    Thanks midgetram. No, it will definitely be a case of damage limitation unfortunately, It's Sola's first ever experience of European football and with my Nordic players only rule still going strong, it' ll be tough. Looking forward to the away tie at the Emirates Stadium though, immensely.

    Well done with the progress you are making in Serbia too, so close now.

    Can I ask... How are you finding call ups to the Serbian national team? Have you had many players feature regually for Serbia and still be content to stay at FK Macva Sabac?

    The reason I ask is, I don't get many who play regular for Norway while remaining happy at club level and haven't in past versions. I think it definitely needs tweaking for future versions.
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    Quote Originally Posted by La Furia Roja View Post
    Hi Guys

    Just completed this fantastic challenge again, probably the most I have enjoyed one.


    By 2021 aswel! That's pretty good going, well done and glad you enjoyed it.

    PS. I really enjoyed your thread 'I have fallen in love with my FM Club so much that I am flying abroad to watch them' last year, excellent story.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gundo View Post
    Thanks midgetram. No, it will definitely be a case of damage limitation unfortunately, It's Sola's first ever experience of European football and with my Nordic players only rule still going strong, it' ll be tough. Looking forward to the away tie at the Emirates Stadium though, immensely.

    Well done with the progress you are making in Serbia too, so close now.

    Can I ask... How are you finding call ups to the Serbian national team? Have you had many players feature regually for Serbia and still be content to stay at FK Macva Sabac?

    The reason I ask is, I don't get many who play regular for Norway while remaining happy at club level and haven't in past versions. I think it definitely needs tweaking for future versions.
    Now the entire national side is like the best of Macva, with a lot of my current squad and those players who I moved on (for instance last time was 17 current and 8 ex-players). I think luckily I have quite an unambitious lot so they don't ask for moves that often too. From my first choice, only Starcanin has been asking for a move for a few years but backs down when I reject it.

    I think it helps that the league's rep as a whole is now above the Eredivisie (Netherlands) and the Portuguese Liga, and our club rep is hovering around the 3.5 stars so we aren't such a small club any more.

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    That sounds interesting, hopefully I will see the same thing once the Norwegian league reputation creeps up some more. Having the all conquering 'Tycoon Brann' in the Tippeligaen will surely help, they consistently make the CL knockouts.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gundo View Post
    By 2021 aswel! That's pretty good going, well done and glad you enjoyed it.

    PS. I really enjoyed your thread 'I have fallen in love with my FM Club so much that I am flying abroad to watch them' last year, excellent story.
    Was a fantastic time!

    I don't get a massive amount of game time in so I don't do updates, here is my end of career highlight post.

    Best Memory From Early On - Easy one. My very first game in the Bundesliga, FC Bayern away. 1-0 down at half time and turning them over to win 2-1, very proud of the boys that day.
    Worst Memory - a 7-0 drubbing from Dortmund.
    Best Signing - hard to call between 3.
    Jeroen Zoet from PSV for 250k, ended up my all time record appearance maker. The season before last I won the Europa League, it was to really be his swansong as I had bought a new keeper as he was getting on by this stage, he got a 9.6 with Man City having 19 shots on target and he just repelled them all, fitting way to end his unforgettable career with me.
    Nemanja Matic from Benfica for 600k. Was exactly what I needed, was just a rock and was one of the key reasons for my success early on.
    Ishak Belfodil from Lyon Reserves for free. He ended with 217 appearances scoring 157 goals, including just winning European Golden Boot.
    Best Record - Kartsen Kammlott, he was instrumental in the early days but one season in particular blew me away, 2013/2014, my first in the 2. Bundesliga, league stats Played 33, Scored 48! Was unstoppable and pretty much singlehandedly took us up at the first attempt.

    Now a few screenshots to end up.
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    screenshots had to go in another post as it said I had too many in the first, despite not having any?





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    and a final one cause I can only have 4 per post


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    After enjoying reading through this thread - I know it's a bit late but I've decided to take on this challenge with Skarbøvik.

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    Quote Originally Posted by heat02 View Post

    After enjoying reading through this thread - I know it's a bit late but I've decided to take on this challenge with Skarbøvik.

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    It's never too late, welcome and enjoy.

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    La Furia Roja just noticed you have posted this in the wrong thread, Germany isn't attached to this thread.
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    Gundo, can you name the skin that you're using?

    I'll try this challenge in FM13 for sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rav1878 View Post
    Gundo, can you name the skin that you're using?

    I'll try this challenge in FM13 for sure.
    It's actually just the default skin with a different background picture, that I edited the brightness on. I found it in one of the many background packs available, then it's just a case of mapping it into FM.

    Here is the background if you want it.

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    Thanks but I don't know how to change a background in default skin actually

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    Send me your email address and I'll give you a guide how to.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gundo View Post
    So much for just wanting to keep the score down then

    But yeah congrats on that, who do you get in the next round?

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    Thanks, we've been paired with PSV! So another tough one! We only managed two shots at the Emirates, to Arsenal's 19.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gundo View Post
    La Furia Roja just noticed you have posted this in the wrong forum, Germany isn't attached to this thread.
    Ah, lol, sorry mate my bad! Going to start one up now in here.

    Just taken over Rakican from Slovenia
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    Quote Originally Posted by La Furia Roja View Post
    Ah, lol, sorry mate my bad! Going to start one up now in here.

    Just taken over Rakican from Slovenia
    Ha, no problem and best of luck in Slovenia.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gundo View Post
    It's never too late, welcome and enjoy.
    Thanks Gundo Unfortunately the first season never really took off and I got relegated! Started a fresh in Belarus but will leave it till the end of the season (a third through already) before I put any details. Don't want to jinx myself.

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    2 updates in a week, you very lucky people ;)

    FK Macva Sabac - 2031/32 End of Season Update - Super League
    The French Connection...

    League
    (Positions) : Nothing new here, 1 loss away to the team in 2nd, everything else completely easy. 16 titles in a row now, but still looking for that 100% season. First time I think though that we were top of the pile from lights to flag though.

    Cup
    : Breezed to the final as per usual, but with it being an even-numbered year international call-ups wrecked my squad for the final. Still managed to win the game though with the remainder of the side filled with promising u19s who are looking to break into the side in the next couple of years. The first round thrashing was also a new Macva record for biggest win in all competitions.

    Champions League
    : Ah the joys of being a top seed, getting an 'easy' group is usually what happens right? Man City, Lyon and Kobenhavn would seem to dictate otherwise. Even with that draw, we still managed to top the group with only a poor 1-0 loss in Lyon being the only blemish on our record.

    The last 16 took us back to France, for a tie with Marseille. Another poor performance in the south coast put us 1-0 down going into the return leg, but we showed our superior class in the return game, winning 3-0 on the night and 3-1 overall.

    The Quarters saw us against the other Manchester side (and no not FCUM for you Dafuge players ), but for a change having the home leg first. A tight 1-0 at home put us in within a chance in England, but the 2nd leg was even tighter. A 1-1 draw at an expanded Old Trafford (over 90,00 in attendance ) put us through to the Semis for the second year in a row.

    And for the 2nd season running we got Chelsea in the last 4. A great start in th home leg put is a commanding 3-1 lead going to the Bridge. A scrappy game in the 2nd leg was only separated by a classic counter-attack goal by Djurovic, meaning we won through 4-1 on agg.

    For the final, we had our old nemesis Inter to conquer who we had only beaten once in our previous 8 meetings. For all of the 90 minutes, we dominated; but could not score. For the next 30 minutes, we dominated some more, hit the post but still didn't score. So in the end, it came down to penalties. With Inter missing their first 2, we had the ascendency but from there on in it was more England-like than anything else. Galic and Dzajic both missing their pens secured a win for the Italians. We're now 0/2 in European finals sadly.

    Incidentally, all our 3 defeats in Europe this season were in France, not sure what to make of that though...

    Squad
    (1)(2) and Transfers : We now have 25 academy-grown players Pretty proud of that achievement if I'm honest, although I'm currently having to cover Reljic with 2 of my DCs. Andjelic had his release clause met so it meant that Kraljevic had to come up a bit sooner than I would've liked but should improve with a full pre-season under his belt.

    Also this season saw Dzajic and Bajic break the records for all-time league appearances and goals respectively; both of those were previously held by Vilotic for those who wondered.

    Player of the Season
    (who has NOT won it before...) : Drago Vasilic - DR

    Bit of a mockery this year with Galic being so much better than anyone else, but he's already won it before so let's give it to the 2nd best player. Got MoM in the final vs Inter for some reason, he's the most played outfielder I have that hasn't scored a single league goal yet (71 games played). He already has 25 international caps to his name too.

    Finances
    : Just like last season, just about even with everything including dividends included. We're up to 6th in the worldwide rich list too.

    Other Stuff
    : A selection of other events that have happened this season.

    4 league titles in a row for the Under 19s, pretty good going I'd say

    2032 Champions League Final: Macva 0-0p Internazionale (Inter win 3-1 on pens), just for those who didn't spot it earlier.

    2032 Europa League Final : FC Porto 0-2 Manchester City

    2032 Oceanic Nations Cup : Tahiti 0-2 New Zealand
    2032 European Championships
    : France 2-3 Serbia (aet)
    17 players in the Serbia squad this time, who beat out Italy (in extra time), hosts Belgium and Spain in the knock-out games beforehand. The surprise package was FYR Macedonia, who somehow managed to get to the Quarters before getting thrashed by Spain 4-0.

    History
    2012-13: FL - 5th
    2013-14: FL - 2nd
    2014-15: SL - 5th
    2015-16: SL - 2nd
    2016-17: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, EL Semis
    2017-18: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Last 16
    2018-19: SL - 1st, CL Groups, EL Last 16
    2019-20: SL - 1st, Cup Runners-Up, CL Groups, EL Last 32
    2020-21: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Groups, EL Last 32
    2021-22: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Last 16
    2022-23: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Groups, EL Semis
    2023-24: SL - 1st, Cup Runners-Up, CL Last 16
    2024-25: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Quarters
    2025-26: SL - 1st, CL Last 16
    2026-27: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Last 16
    2027-28: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Last 16
    2028-29: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Quarters
    2029-30: SL - 1st, Cup Runners-Up, CL Groups, EL Runners-Up
    2030-31: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Semis
    2031-32: SL - 1st, Cup Winners, CL Runners-Up

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    Desperate result in the Europa League as we finally go knocked out to PSV, after a 2-0 away defeat in the 1st leg. In the home tie we went 3-0 up and looked like it was enough to put us through, that was until they got some luck and scored a very scrappy goal in the 87th minute to win through in the tie. Valiant effort though from the Sola boys and in particular for the young Norwegian prodigy Jonathan Bjerk.

    Elsewhere, we finally appointed an assistant manager in the shape of the former QPR and Brann Midfielder - Petter Vaagan Moen. Now 14 days away from the start of the Tippeligaen campaign, we've added a couple of new faces that have made us stronger, however we will still struggle to get past Brann this year atleast. 'Tycoon Brann' incidentally got hammered out of the CL knockouts via a 7-1 agg defeat to CSKA Moscow!!

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    Really unlucky in the CL final midgetram again! Your Old Trafford performance sounds epic too and in deed getting past United overall. I just love travelling to these big European giants.

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    done few seasons in northern Ireland here is a run down on how i am getting on


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    2012/13   Northern Irish Second Division         4th        none
    2013/14  Northern Irish Second Division         1st       champions
    2014/15  Ladbrokes.com Championship One        7th       none
    2015/16  Ladbrokes.com Championship One        2nd     Intermediate Cup winners promotion playoff winners
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    Unlcuky about your PSV tie Gundo, how this run improved your Euro coefficient enough to be seeded next year? And good luck in the league this season, no-one likes a team dominating the league

    Good start there djclarkboy, is there any chance you could upload some squad or player profiles just to see how your team is shaping up?

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    Quote Originally Posted by midgetram View Post
    Unlcuky about your PSV tie Gundo, how this run improved your Euro coefficient enough to be seeded next year? And good luck in the league this season, no-one likes a team dominating the league

    Good start there djclarkboy, is there any chance you could upload some squad or player profiles just to see how your team is shaping up?
    yeah sure mate will do at end of this season

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    season one report


    here is my profile1

    my profile2.





    tried to find some great background information about this club, but I really couldn't really find any,Laurelvale is an intermediate-level football club playing in the Intermediate A division of the Mid-Ulster Football League in Northern Ireland. The club are under the new management of former player Mark Robinson after the highly successful Keith Wilkinson left for Annagh United at the end of the 2006/07 season.
    In their 25th Anniversary year (2005/06 Season), Laurelvale F.C. enjoying a strong season, winning the Intermediate League in addition to the Marshall Cup. The County Armagh club also reached the last 16 in the Irish Intermediate Cup and claimed the scalps of senior Irish Premier League sides, Armagh City and Loughgall (31-01-06) on their way to the semi-final of the Mid-Ulster Cup, where they lost to Glenavon.
    In the following season, Laurelvale added the Premier Cup to their trophy cabinet meanging all three trophies were held by Laurelvale. Mark Robinson's second team also enjoyed success by winning the Mid Ulster Reserve League Division 1 with a thrilling final day climax. There was also success on a great scale when the first team made it to the fifth round of the Irish Cup.



    Club Profile - the badge and stadium say it all, this is a small club aiming to avoid relegation in the first season in the League.



    Squad - literally a bunch of amateurs. I'll be looking to clear them out and replace them with players that can help us avoid relegation.


    Finances - things look ok for this club.


    Facilities - we pretty much have nothing must improve here .


    [end season one report.[/b]

    Laurelvale F.C.-Northern Irish Second Division - 2012/13



    i decided to start off on holiday for one season and ended up with Laurelvale F.C we were expected to fight off a relegation battle some how we managed to stay up . my aim for this season was starting to rebuild the squad with better players and getting my staff in witch i done all most.


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    Mid-Ulster CupDid not do good in this this year hopefully next year.


    Intermediate Cup a low profile cup that i started to squad rotate got beat in qtr final.



    Irish League Cup ot to the 3rd round and got beat by linfield.



    Irish Cup got beat by warrenpoint in 3rd round.



    Squad - it is still a work in progress, but wow the new players helped us fight of relegation.




    Transfers1,
    Transfers2 - I started off bringing in a lot of free transfers in and younger players to build for future.





    Key Player Profiles:



    Ryan Davidson - he started slowly but is looking like a great signing.


    Chris Hall - he was ripping the league apart in front a goal was class this season.


    Noel Haverty - the rock at the hart of my defence.

    Conor Devlin - a new signing made him my first choice goalkeeper and never looked back.



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    2011/12   holiday
    2012/13   Northern Irish Second Division         4th        none
    Next Season

    to everyone surprise we somehow managed to avoid relegation this season so can we do same again next season and try push for promotion.

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    season two report



    Laurelvale F.C.-Northern Irish Second Division - 2013/14


    After last season exploits we were main aim was to try and avoid relegation i was not planing on winning the division this year to everyone surprise we won the league.



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    League Positions Graph

    says it all i was really pleased with myself managing to get them to win the league in style.


    Mid-Ulster Cup- we were looking to win this this year but we never did.


    Intermediate Cup squad rotating for this competition.


    Irish League Cup- thought we would least won this game like.




    Irish Cup- again squad was in need of resting so had to rest my so called better players.


    Squad - still work in progress but feel i getting there.


    Transfers - i offloaded a lot of deadwood and got better players in.



    Key Player Profiles:




    Chris Hall - another great season from the striker.



    Stephen Boyd - a solid player liked him.


    Ryan Davidson- he's starting to get better and better.


    Garry Kelso- still not sure weather on not he a right back or left back played well in both positions.




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    2011/12   holiday
    2012/13   Northern Irish Second Division         4th        none
    2013/14  Northern Irish Second Division         1st       champions

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    season three report




    Laurelvale F.C.-Ladbrokes.com Championship One - 2014/15



    After last season exploits we expected to fight relegation off again and we done the same again and avoided relegation.





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    League Positions Graph



    Mid-Ulster Cup- we were looking to win this this year but we never did again.





    Intermediate Cup squad rotating for this competition again and payed off in a way .




    Irish Cup- thought we would least won this game but we never.


    Squad - still work in progress but feel the players i am getting in are making us stronger.



    Transfers - offloaded a few but not much and got some in to replace them.


    Key Player Profiles:





    Chris Hall - another good season from him when he played


    Jordan King - bought in as cover for when hall got injured.


    Paul Murray - new player came in and was solid.


    Ian Bermingham- he's starting to get better and better.



    Pactriac Clarke- did ok first season at this club hope he dose better next year.


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    2011/12   holiday
    2012/13   Northern Irish Second Division         4th        none
    2013/14  Northern Irish Second Division         1st       champions
    2014/15  Ladbrokes.com Championship One        7th       none

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    season four report


    Laurelvale F.C.-Ladbrokes.com Championship One - 2015/16


    last season we proved to everyone that we should be in the league, we were much better this season as you will see.




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    League Positions Graph





    Mid-Ulster Cup- we were shocking in this this year.





    Intermediate Cup squad really showed we wanted to win this this year and we did.





    Irish Cup- thought we would least won this game but we never.





    Squad - was much better squad than when i first took over we were really good this season.




    Transfers - bought in a lot players and staff and the board were bit disoponted in my judgement on some of my transfers.



    Key Player Profiles:




    David Winters -top goalscorer this season was a joy to watch.




    Jordan King - bought last season for cover and did ok.


    Kyle Lochhead - new player came in and was solid.



    Conor Devlin- he's started of slow but got much better as season went on.





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    2011/12   holiday
    2012/13   Northern Irish Second Division         4th        none
    2013/14  Northern Irish Second Division         1st       champions
    2014/15  Ladbrokes.com Championship One        7th       none
    2015/16  Ladbrokes.com Championship One        2nd     Intermediate Cup winners promotion playoff winners

    play off report


    play off final we went into game as undergogs and we won the game

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    Nice updates DJ. Good quick progress you've made, now the interesting work begins.

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    Union Royale Namuer - Gert Fontaine - Season 3 (2014/15)




    Saturday 30th May 2015 - Namur Expo Function Room

    (Franck de Cleur stands alongside Namur manager Gert Fontaine on the Expo room's makeshift stage, a hush sounds throughout the room as de Cleur steps up to the microphone)

    Here we are again, another season of growth here in Namur, another season of new faces, another successful season I think it is fair to say. Third in the Tweede Classe is nothing to sneeze at, although the season unfortunately faded out in the playoffs. Lets all welcome our manager Gert Fontaine to the mic.

    Thanks Franck. Yeah we had a good season, as you know we have high expectations and I do not accept that we did well enough. We should have gone up this season, we missed a chance and we will do everything we can to make up for this next season.

    Sounds good Gert. What about the new faces this season? Not a cent spent but you had a few that made a big impact this season.

    Well Willy Lavie was someone we were looking at for sometime and at just twenty he has come in and had a massive impact, Landry also came through our African network and has played really well in the heart of the midfield. We also brought in the experienced Brazilian Alves da Silva and he joined Landry in the midfield to great effect.

    Excellent. Well it is time for the announcement of the night, the Union Royale Player of the Year, back over to you for the big one Gert.

    Thanks Franck. Okay... ahem. Big Democratic Republic of the Congo striker Willy Lavie is in his first year at the club, at just twenty years of age Willy topped the clubs goals and assists charts and literally led the team from the front, and it is no surprise for all these reasons that I am proud to announce that Willy Lavie is the Union Royale Namur Player of the Year for season 2014/15.

    Wow, what an honor! I have a great time this season in my first time with the club and I look forward to many more years here in Namur. We are realistic and we were not good in the playoffs. We as a team have talked many times already and we know what must be done to improve for next season. We are a young team and we will be better and look forward to showing you next season. Thankyou.

    (The night rolls on and the new faces of UR Namur enjoy a chance to rub shoulders with the fans, faces are bright and shoulders are held high in expectation for the new season)

    Season 3 Review
    UR Namur Squad 2014/15
    Tweede Classe League Table (Belgian Second Division)
    Tweede Classe Playoffs
    Fixtures 1 Fixtures 2
    Transfers
    Willy Lavie
    Boom Verboom
    Alves da Silva
    Landry Bakayoko

    Tweede Classe (Belgian Second Division) - 3rd (4th in Playoffs)
    Cofidis Cup (Belgian Cup) - 6th Round
    Player of the Season - William Lavie
    Top Scorer (league) - William Lavie (17)
    Most Assists (league) - William Lavie (20)
    Wages: 8770 euros
    Balance: -58216 euros

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    Quote Originally Posted by midgetram View Post
    Unlcuky about your PSV tie Gundo, how this run improved your Euro coefficient enough to be seeded next year? And good luck in the league this season, no-one likes a team dominating the league

    Good start there djclarkboy, is there any chance you could upload some squad or player profiles just to see how your team is shaping up?
    Think it has improved the coefficient and looks like I should be seeded for EL next year, which is a bonus.

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    7 Injuries, 1 sending off and last gasp defeat in the league to 'godset!! All in the space of 10 days.

    Christ this game tries your patience sometimes!:mad:

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gundo View Post
    Nice updates DJ. Good quick progress you've made, now the interesting work begins.
    i i know bud im hoping to avoid relegation this season the build from that

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    Can I ask the people who have been playing this a challenge a while, what player personality have you found best for players who tend stay loyal to your club and not want to leave?

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    Ok, thought I'd give a brief report on the Sola Legend Sindre Fossan, the guy who's been with me on this journey since day one of my appointment, as it's been a while since any sort of update.

    He doesn't play too much these days and is currently winding down his Sola career with rare cameo appearances were and when I can get away with it, as he's much past his prime now. He has however managed two assist in the league this term, which was pleasing.

    Profile.
    History.

    Most memorable goal, despite defeat against the Trondheim outfit; a beautiful curling effort from just inside the box, that clips in off the post;


    Still can't actually believe he's played such an important role in our adventure on route to the Norwegian top flight, despite pocessing relatively poor attributes overall.

    Hopefully he'll join the coaching staff at Sola once he announces his retirement.
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    Will give a brief update on my Europa League campaign later on today as its just started up again and also news of my latest signing, a young Norwegian striker who already has great attributes, but also has huge potential. Finally a worthy replacement for Aaland, who has been ripping up the Tippeligaen at Rosenborg.
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    Laurelvale F.C.-Carling IFA Premiership - 2016/17



    After last season surprise promotion to the top flight of Northern Ireland we were expected to be relegated in the first season and to everyone surprise we stayed up.



    League Table




    League Positions Graph our form was brilliant for team tipped to finish rock bottom in the league.






    Mid-Ulster Cup- we were shocking in this this last year but this year we managed to win the competition..







    Irish Cup- thought we would least got threw this but we never.






    Squad - was brilliant season for us what can i say but wow.


    Transfers - bought few more players for cover.




    Key Player Profiles:








    Austin Curran -top goalscorer at 18 years old looks decent player.




    Scott Martin -this guy was my rock at the heart of my defence class.




    Jason O'Hare - second season here and was solid.






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    2011/12   holiday
    2012/13   Northern Irish Second Division         4th        none
    2013/14  Northern Irish Second Division         1st       champions
    2014/15  Ladbrokes.com Championship One        7th       none
    2015/16  Ladbrokes.com Championship One        2nd     Intermediate Cup winners promotion playoff winners 
    2016/17  Carling IFA Premiership        5th    Mid-Ulster Cup winners

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    Just reading through this I am going to start this tonight

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    Solid first season in the top flight DJ, sure you can build on that next season.

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    European football started in the Europa League third qualifying round against Croatian outfit Istra 1961 this season and we duly dispatched them with a comfortable 5-2 agg. win.

    Managed to capture another exciting young Norwegian, this time from Adeccoligaen team Sandefjord.

    Lars-Erik Jacobsen.

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    James Ashton is the new manager of Os Turn Fotballgruppe Os Turn Fotballgruppe.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gundo View Post
    Solid first season in the top flight DJ, sure you can build on that next season.
    hope so like bud

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jamesashton430 View Post
    James Ashton is the new manager of Os Turn Fotballgruppe Os Turn Fotballgruppe.
    Welcome to Norway James, you'll love it here for sure. It's a really enjoyable nation to play in. Best of luck with Os.

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    Cheers Gundo. Played this on the older version I was on the old forums under ashton430.

    This years game seems tougher than past years, 10 games in and I iam 11/14 it is going to be a long season. Hopefully it wont take me three goes before I keep a side up

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    I found it incredibly hard to start with, in fact got relegated a couple of times with previous attempts with Sola. Read some of my earlier posts from last year, hardest version ever when i started out with this.

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    I know you did mate that was why I said it read through up to about page 7 yesterday. Turned things round now hopefully finish the season by the end of the day

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    Season Review

    Year - 2012
    Division - 2nd Division Group 3
    Budgets - £10,600 for transfers available - £3,800 per week for wages
    Media -14th
    Ground - Kuventrae 3,000
    Norwegian Cup - This was a short lived experience in that we did not even make past the Prelim round we got beat 3-2 by Boler despite being 2-0 up with 20 minutes to go we had a man sent off then lost 3 quick goals and we were out.
    League - The season the only expectation was to battle the drop it seemed the press expected us to go back down. At the start of the season it looked like I may have been in for a long season but we mnaaged to turn it round over the middle part of the season and eventually finished 7th right in the middle.
    Transfers - 11 players came with non leaving I will be shifting some out over the summer.

    League.

    Player of the Season was Stefan Mimic. The striker was superb all season and really dug us out of some holes.

    Next Season - I will be looking to continue moving up the league and hopefully finish in the top 5.

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    2012 Division 2                7th           Prelim Round           Staying Up
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    Good first season James.

    Can I ask is Per Christian Myhre in your save? This is the first version I have not bought him, just been tracking his progress or demise as it's been in FM12.

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    He is still with Lillehammer been playing ok I am actually trying to buy him but they dont want to sell

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    Ahh too bad, you would have quite a player on your hands if you could tempt him away.


    Elsewherein Europa League 4th qaulifying round we play AS Saint-Étienne, very tough tie ahead and I actually starting to fear that we won't even make the EL group stage this season.

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    Fingers crossed you will mate, my second season has started with a horrible run of form

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    Saint-Étienne knocked us out of the EL with a 4-1 aggregate win, hugely disappointing display.

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    Gutted mate. Bad news on my front as well second syndrome hit and Os were relegated on the last day and I was sacked

    Time to find a new home

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    Really finding it tough to find a new home is there anywhere that has never been done before?

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    Sorry to about OS and your relegation.

    I think most nations have been attempted, but not all completed (kind of hard to keep record). Just go with whatever country feels right for you.

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    Was gutted to get relegated horrible start to the season and then things picked up bit in the end it was not enough.

    Ok, I am currently trying to decide between Iceland or Portugal in LLR challenge. hmmmmm decisions

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    Going to need a master plan to beat Brann in the NM Cup Final. They have already won the Tippeligaen again! Results against us so far this season read; a 0-3 home defeat and a 0-3 away defeat. Can't seem to get near them in all honesty, I suppose miracles can happen I suppose...

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    Gundo - Sola Fotball - Season Review 2023


    Year - 2023
    Division - Tippeligaen
    Media -5th
    Ground - Sola Stadium 9,440 all seater
    League - An under achievement for sure in the top tier this season after a predicted 5th place finsh (my expectations were more ambitious). The sale of Joakim Aaland to Rosenborg hurt us more than I had anticipated, as his goals were not replaced. In the end a rather uninspiring 7th place finish was achieved.

    Norwegian Cup
    - Heartbreak in the final for the Sola boys, we entered the final against Brann as huge underdogs and put up a brave fight to finish. The game then went to penalties after 0-0et and having gone two penalties up, we faltered and Brann swept home the winning kick. On a slightly brighter note, Europa League qualification was granted, because Brann won the league and claimed the CL place. This final is exactly why we play this beautiful game. The final was end to end and either team could have won it in normal time. Despite the loss, I did enjoy the challenge, the possible triumph of the underdog over the mighty Brann.

    Europa League - 4th Qaulifing round defeat to Saint Etiene.

    Fans Player Of The Year - Lars Erik Jacobsen. Also won young player of the year. Jacobsen is almost certainly the best youngster I've purchased and made an instant impact, if he can continue to develop aswel, well he could be unbelievably good in the future.

    Gabriel Strøm Has been a loyal server to Sola, only this season has he made noises about leaving.
    Sindre Fossan The old boy, the legend (well atleast in my eyes). This isn't far from retirement now, hopefully I can convince him to sign as a backroom member.
    Antti Lempinen Another guy who wants out and to be honest, I think I will let him go. Never been a favourite of mine at Sola.

    Nationality count Jan. 2022
    37 Norwegians
    4 Swedes
    2 Danish
    1 Finnish

    Other News -
    Henning Berg is still rather bizarrely the England manager! SK 'Tycoon' Brann continue to rule all of Norway, with little or indeed no competition.

    Next Season
    - Hope some of the younger prospects step up and improve significantly, as Nordic talent is pretty thin on the ground at present!


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    2012    |  2.divisjon Avd.3  |    9th     |        -        | 2nd Round|            | Ørjan Nesvik (5)          
    2013    |  2.divisjon Avd.3  |    5th     |        -        | 3rd Round|            | Rikard Lindroos (9)  
    2014    |  2.divisjon Avd.3  |    1st     |        -        | 3rd Round| Promotion! | Jonas Olsen (16)  
    2015    |  Adeccoligaen      |    5th     |        -        | 1st Round|            | Alexander Stølås (9)       
    2016    |  Adeccoligaen      |    5th     |        -        | 3rd Round|            | Espen Maldal (9)       
    2017    |  Adeccoligaen      |    2nd     |        -        | 3rd Round| Promotion! | Nicolai Larson (13)  
    2018    |  Tippeligaen       |    15th    |        -        | 2nd Round| Relegated! | Nicolai Larson & Godwin Bossman (8)  
    2019    |  Adeccoligaen      |    1st     |        -        | Final    | Promotion! | Nicolai Larson (18)  
    2020    |  Tippeligaen       |    7th     |        -        | 2nd Round|            | Antti Lempinen (8)  
    2021    |  Tippeligaen       |    2nd     |        -        |   Semi   |            | Joakim Aaland (18) 
    2022    |  Tippeligaen       |    3rd     |  EL 2nd KO rnd  | 3rd Round|            | Joakim Aaland (17)
    2023    |  Tippeligaen       |    7th     |  EL 4th Q rnd   |   Final  |            | Antti Lempinen (12)
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    How to play in Scotland if there are no relegations? ;)

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    As mentioned in the OP, Scotland is not a part of this challenge.

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    My second go at this and back to a place where I have enjoyed in the past with success in previous versions of FM with Hakaur and Vikingor I joinVolsungur. recently promoted to Icelandic First Division.

    The media and it seems the board expect us to go right back down, fingers crossed I get it right this time.

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    Going backwards there a bit Gundo, Jacobson looks like a bit of a beast

    Are you tempted to let Strom go, I think if the price is right.

    What is the talent like in Norway at the moment?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jamesashton430 View Post
    Going backwards there a bit Gundo, Jacobson looks like a bit of a beast

    Are you tempted to let Strom go, I think if the price is right.

    What is the talent like in Norway at the moment?
    Taking in to account the speed in the which the league reputation has grown in such a short space of time, that ultimately down to Brann's sudden growth. I think I kind of got left behind in not signing players as aggressively as I usually would, I mean some of the other Tippeligaen team have signed some very good foreign talent aswel. That being said, I'm still not too downbeat after this season and will look to bounce back, the cupen final appearance was a huge bonus in my eyes.

    Strøm will stay another season hopefully, as losing him at this stage would be disastrous and not too easy to replace a player of his quality.

    Good prospects in Norway do seem to be on the rise and there are two top notch prospects playing in the top tier at the moment, one, Amondt at Fredrikstad is a beast of a winger.

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    going to give this a go in sweden =)

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    Good luck.

    Let us all know how FM legend Patrik Burda is.

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    Good luck Gota

    Just a quick one to say I am part way through my first season and really enjoying it.

    Volsungur is the place to be


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    Well I have been sacked, despite telling my board that the best thing they could hope for this season was for the world not to end a new bloke came in and sacked me not pleased.

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    Sound unlucky James, Board takeovers can be frustrating at the best of times!

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    This Sola save has now become my longest ever FM save!

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    Well done mate, I was gutted to be sacked because I was really enjoying it. I think I am going to do the other challenge, I am getting a bit down with these little nations sacking me.

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    Breaking News...

    Manager Gundo has re-signed former star striker Joakim Aaland from Rosenborg for a club record 3.9 million. Sola Fotball favourite Aaland had scored 20 league goals in 24 games for the Trondheim club this season, but had become increasingly unsettled after a number of bust ups with Rosenborg Manager Arne Sandstø.

    I've broke the bank with this signing and blown our budget for the whole season, but its a signing we needed as we missed him sorely and hopefully the goals will fire us up the table.

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    Daniel Berntsen is a player I forgot to mention in my last end of season report, the former Rosenborg winger was signed on-loan as cover initially at the start of the 2023 season. Berntsen went on to have a fantastic season starting most games and ending up securing the most assists of any other Sola player. Managed to capture his signature for 9k at the end of the season!

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    Hope he is worth it mate

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    If you are referring to Aaland and not the 9k Berntsen.

    I should be able to get a few seasons out of Aaland, then sell him on again and get the goals in the mean time so it's a win win situation.

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    Our dismal record continued against SK Brann after a 0-2 defeat in the opening game of the 2024 Tippeligaen campaign at Brann Stadion.

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    Yeah it was Aaland mate. Oh dear that is a bad record hopefully you can start to turn it round soon mate.

    I am trying to get into a Portugal save on the other challenge and got sacked again, this thread keeps calling me back I am currently on holiday in N Ireland
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    Killyleagh welcome me to the Showgrounds to be their new manager. Here is hoping I can last more than a season and a half like I did in Norway and Portugal

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    - Stay up
    - Bring in some new faces of better quality
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    Best of luck.

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    Killyleagh- Northern Irish Division 2- 2012/13 End of Season Update



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    All in all it was a busy season.

    We had to bring in a load of players to add some quality although the majority of them will be better in the next year or two.

    The league was decent for my first year, although we won games really well and lost stupid games it really could have been better but I just wanted to stay up and that has been achieved so I am not to down. Next year we can definatly push up the table.

    We became a bit of a cup team this year getting to the semis of the County Antrim Shield we beat Ards and Linfield on the way. In the League Cup we put out Donegal Celtic and in the Irish Cup we got past a good BAnbridge side and Dergveiw.

    Aims of this season

    Stay up - Yes did it
    Add more quality - Yes

    Aims:

    Reach Mid Table
    Add More Quality
    Try To Get Finances Back in the Black

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    2012/13   Div 2      13th       Survived
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    Good first season. There is certainly plenty of cups in NI for you to be a cup team anyway. 😄

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    Tippeligaen now ranked 11th best competition in Europe in my save, thanks in no small part to Brann.

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    Thats pretty impressive just think how high it will go when you get past Brann

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    Currently it's 3 stars, I have a feeling that may go up to 3 1/2 very soon judging from Brann's growth recently.

    Interestingly Brann's manager has just left his post for a Portuguese club job, also the Portuguese league is rated 1/2 star higher than the Tippeligaen.

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    You could see moves the other way soon.

    My board have just told me that they expect at least mid table 3 games in bottom, oh dear

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    Killyleagh- Northern Irish Division 2- 2013/14 End of Season Update



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    What a Season it was amazing, we started off very poorly as you will see from the graph. At one stage my job was being called into question as the board agreed with my thoughts from last year that we were not to far away. The league was tight from top to bottom only really Glebe not showing much going into the last few weeks of the season any from 7 or 8 teams could have gone up. We managed to hold firm and steal the last spot.

    The cups were not as exciting as last year as we lost out pretty much straight away in all of them.

    Aims of this season

    Reach Mid Table - And more we are going up
    Add More Quality - Yes some exciting youth players coming through also
    Try To Get Finances Back in the Black - Er no

    Aims:

    Stay Up
    Try to sort finances

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    2012/13   Div 2      13th       Survived
    2013/14   Div 2       2nd      Promotion

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    Congrats on promotion.

    Are you enjoying N.Ireland? It has been a hugely popular nation to manage in in this challenge in the past.

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    Killyleagh- Northern Irish Division 1- 2014/15 End of Season Update



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    Wow,wow,wow what a season. I was aiming to avoid the drop at the start of the year and in the end we went up. We never really looked in danger of going down and always looked like more of a threat to the top than the bottom. We had lots of good resutls this year but sometimes found it tough to string together results. In the end we needn't have worried about anything we beat Glenavon easily over two legs.

    In the cups we were stupidly good, beating teams like Crusaders, Carrick, Distillery, Ards and Limavady on the way to three cup wins.


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    Mark Ogochukwu was a player I found when he left his club I offered him a trial so I could get a better look he came and me and my coaches were more than impressed so he was offered a deal and he signed he was brilliant especially in our Irish Cup Win

    Billy Kee came to me a couple of years ago on a free and has not stopped scoring since. He again has been superb.

    Aims of this season

    Stay Up - I think I did that
    Try to sort finances - I did try but it didnt happen

    Aims:

    Stay Up
    Try to sort finances again
    Enjoy European football

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    2012/13   Div 2      13th       Survived
    2013/14   Div 2       2nd      Promotion
    2014/15   Div 1      2nd       Promotion,Irish Cup Winner,NIN Winner,S&S Cup Winner
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gundo View Post
    Congrats on promotion.

    Are you enjoying N.Ireland? It has been a hugely popular nation to manage in in this challenge in the past.

    Cheers mate
    Its been superb the cups are ace. I am now in the Premier Division and I think it could get a bit tougher but its brilliant.

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    Killyleagh European Dream

    Some strange reason was given a bye for the first round qualifier in round 2 we met Levadia of Estonia we got past these 5-3

    Next up Everton we wont get through however should get some cash
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    Epic game v The Toffees, early European experiences are great.

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    Well knocked out no surprises there really only 3-0 on agg though.

    Quick question I am struggling with something I dont seem to be able to offer any players deals where I want to give them status of below first team player any ideas?

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    Killyleagh- Northern Irish Premier Division- 2015/16 End of Season Update



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    Well staying up this year was the main aim. We started off with our usual awful form which we are really going to have to change, we managed to get a few wins linked together and all in all it reminded me a lot of my first season in charge with Killyleagh except this time we did manage to win some games which we were well ontop. We just missed out on the Champions Group but still finished 7th (despite having more points than 6th).

    Cups were rubbish except the All Ireland Cup were we found ourselves suddenly in the final which we won with ease. This club is special and I feel on the verge of becoming brilliant.


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    Mark Ogochukwu he is fast becoming a legend in this club he seems to get better each year. I am lucky to have him in my team and happy.

    Billy Kee again he has been awesome this season, I am surprised he has had no interest from English clubs he really is brilliant

    Aims of this season

    Stay Up - Yes I did this with room to spare
    Try to sort finances again - No but getting there
    Enjoy European football - Loved it

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    Get into the chasmpions group at the end of the proper league season
    Keep finances going up
    Get rid of some of the deadwood in my squad.

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    2012/13   Div 2      13th       Survived
    2013/14   Div 2       2nd      Promotion
    2014/15   Div 1      2nd       Promotion,Irish Cup Winner,NIN Winner,S&S Cup Winner
    2015/16   Prem      7th         Survived, All Ireland Cup Winners
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jamesashton430 View Post
    Well knocked out no surprises there really only 3-0 on agg though.

    Quick question I am struggling with something I dont seem to be able to offer any players deals where I want to give them status of below first team player any ideas?
    I don't understand? Do you mean the option isn't available to select or your players aren't willing to accept those terms on the said contract.

    Well done with a solid first campaign in the top flight, your making progress fast.

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