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Blutfontäne der Jugend So my next adventure is in Germany and with a very special club, Union Berlin. The club famously won promotion to the top tier in 2019 and this is where the journey starts. For those less familiar with the club, check out "Union Berlin: The German fans who bleed for their club", "Things are quite special here" or "Doing it their own way" and I will post up a very good video on their history in the next post. Union are a very unique club with a history of rebelling against the norm. Some sectors of the fans were worried that reaching the Bundesliga would change the ethos; they are firmly against the commercialisation of football. In this save I aim to keep with the ethos and stick with the rebellious nature of the club by investing the riches of playing Bundesliga back into Union's community through youth. Of course, with Union it's not just a fountain of youth, but a blood fountain of youth . Meet The Manager Recently retired three-time Premier League winner Robert Huth is my alter-ego for this save. He was born and raised in Biesdorf, East Berlin just a stone throw away from Stadion An der Alten Försterei and Union were the side Chelsea plucked him from as a youth player. Union have taken a chance on 'one of their own', much like Huth will be task to with the youth only policy. I'm also not going to be using any 'tried and tested' tactics, ruling out my gegenpress-style 4-3-3 variants in my recent saves with Lens & Santa Clara. Drawing on Huth's experience playing under Ranieri (and Pulis) it may be a 4-4-2 more direct style that's put used, which the side looks like it's ready made for. This save won't be about instant success, but about building a style on hard-work, youth and against the modern trends.