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  1. EP 2: Preseason Friendly vs Borneo FC In this episode, we take a look at our new signings, including Reza Fahlevi, before playing our first friendly against our rivals, Borneo FC. Starting XI
  2. EP 1: Liga 2 Indonesia Pre-Season We start our worldwide journeyman career in Liga 2 Indonesia as the new manager of Persiba. In this episode, we will do an overview of the team, including looking at the finances, evaluating the squad and areas of improvement, and scheduling friendly matches for the pre-season. Facts - Persiba Founded in 1950 Recently relegated to Liga 2 Fierce Rivals: Bali United (Liga 1 Indonesia) & Bontang FC (Liga 4 Indonesia) Home games at Persiba in Balikpapan, Indonesia - 12,500 (10,000 seated) (10,000 capacity used in normal matches) - built in 2008 Poor youth facilities Facts - Liga 2 Indonesia 2 groups of 12 teams each player each team in the group twice (22 games) No foreign players allowed Min. squad size - 18 Max. squad size - 30 Min. 7 U-23 players Top 4 teams per group qualify for Second Phase Second Phase - round robin Top team qualifies for Final vs the other group 2nd place qualifies for Third Place Playoff Top 2 teams win promotion to League One What are your expectations for Persiba? A) Promotion to Liga 1 B) Top half finish C) Bottom half finish D) Relegation to Liga 3
  3. From Rags To Riches: A Football Manager 2019 Story is a worldwide journeyman series with a few extra rules to make things more realistic and challenging. Rules: Start unemployed No coaching licenses Sunday League Footballer Must scout players before signing Start from my current city Incorporate expenses (flights, housing, cost of living for not just me, but my whole family) Make sure to watch until the end of the episode to see where I am at financially. Enjoy! YouTube Premiere of the Intro episode at 7:00PM ET / 12:00AM GMT on November 23/24
  4. EP #8 Carabao Cup @ QPR is out now! Watch it here. I'm back from vacation and we're back to the grind! In this episode, Watford FC face QPR in the second round of the Carabao Cup. We need to advance to the next round in order to meet expectations.
  5. EP #7 What Happened To Troy Deeney? is now out! Watch it here. Watford FC host Chelsea FC at Vicarage Road for an English Premier League match. But, what happened to Troy Deeney?
  6. EP #6 New English Premier League Season Begins is now out! Watch it here. The 2017/18 English Premier League season is upon us! Watford FC visits the newly promoted Brighton FC for their first match of the season. How will the quad fair out?
  7. EP #5 Pre-season Wrapup @ Northwood Park is now out! Watch it here. Watford FC travels to Northwood Park for their last friendly match of the pre-season before the squad goes to their final training camp. How does the team look at this point?
  8. EP #4 PSG Visits Vicarage Road is now out! Watch it here. Paris Saint-Germain visit Vicarage Road for a televised friendly match that adds some cash to Watford FC's pocketbook.
  9. EP #3 Friendly Match @ Wealdstone is now out! Watch it here. In this episode, Watford FC travels to face Wealdstone in a friendly match before their most anticipated friendly against Paris Saint-Germain FC (PSG).
  10. EP #2 FM Cup vs AFC Wimbledon is now out! Watch it here. In this episode, the squad heads off to Cherry Red Records Stadium for a clash with AFC Wimbledon for the FM Cup! We are currently looking for another strong striker to play beside Troy Deeney. Have a suggestion? Let us know in the comments!
  11. A New Era At Vicarage Road | Watford FC | Football Manager 2018 A new era at Vicarage Road begins as SizzlingPopcorn is named Watford FC's new manager. The board expects the club to finish mid-table in the English Premier League this season. It will be a tough road ahead, however, anything is possible! This first episode is an overview of the squad, staff, and finances. You can watch the full episode here. Database: FMInside FM18 Data Update 2018-2019 season!
  12. I'm starting a new league in Canada and want to expand it over time. I see in the MLS, LAFC (2018 expansion team) is set to "Teams For Next Season". So, that means I can add expansion teams for 2018, however, I would like to know if it's possible to add expansion teams in 2019 and beyond. Any help is appreciated. Thanks!
  13. After an embarrassing 4-0 lose to Bosnia & Herzegovina in World Cup European Qualifying in December, the Gibraltar Football Association decided to hire Jean Brunet as the national team's newest manager. Gibraltar finds itself in 6th place in their World Cup Qualifying group, having lost all four games in 2016 without scoring a goal. The nation is currently ranked 205th in the FIFA World Rankings list. Brunet will try to turn things around for the country and to improve their global reputation. His first test will be against Estonia in the FIFA World Cup European Qualifying Group match. Episode 1 - World Cup European Qualifying vs Estonia
  14. I have taken on the challenge of starting a new career managing the Gibraltar National team. I have downloaded the SI Games Gibraltar league files from the Steam Workshop. I will post progress updates here, including YouTube videos. The Setup: The Announcement: Manager Profile: Citizenship: Canadian Reputation: National C Licence Past Playing Experience: Sunday League Player Languages Spoken: English, French, and Spanish Current World Ranking: 205th Goal: To improve the country's football ranking and to improve as a manager.
  15. Thanks! I was thinking of doing something similar, but this looks far better!
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