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Budapest, Hungary, 29th of May 2017. Breaking news! The Magyar Testgyakorlók Köre Budapest Futball Club, most commonly known as MTK Budapest, with MTK standing for, according to Wikipedia, "Circle of Hungarian Fitness Activists" (I **** you not), appears to have appointed an unknown young Bulgarian-Romanian manager of his name Henrik Santinescu. Who are MTK Budapest and why should I care? Presumably after doing this exercise whilst signing the Kumbaya and munching protein bars, in whatever was the equivalent of a Crossfit class in the 1880s, a bunch of lads in Budapest decided this would be a great name for a club, and started one. Eventually, it would morph into something that actually has a pretty cool looking crest: Also, ****ing cool kits: (disregard the terrified-looking players) Most importantly this is a team with history. You'd be forgiven for not remembering the 1964 Cup Winners Cup final but they lost the final to Sporting Lisbon, of all ****ing teams in the world. I'm making a point of calling Sporting Lisbon, Sporting Lisbon, and this was an embarrassment that obviously haunts MTK to this day, and needs to be set straight by winning big things. In other news they also won the odd TWENTY THREE Hungarian titles in the mean time as well, but nobody cares about those. Their stadium is named after Nándor Hidegkuti, a legend of the Puskas generation, mostly known for helping smash England in the famous friendly at Wembley in an unheard-of deep-lying/false-nine kind striker role. What's up with the Bulgarian-Romanian manager and what's the challenge? Hi The concept at the moment is, uhhh, a work in progress but basically what I'm gonna try to do here is revive the days of my FM15 CSKA Sofia challenge where I tried to build the strongest team possible all made of Eastern European nationalities. Now if you happen to be Hungarian and reading this, you are already probably fuming at the name "Eastern Europe" when you really really want to be called "Central Europe" instead, but I'm sorry to announce that for the sake of wrong geography and easier FM playing, everyone East of the Iron Curtain is fair game to sign here. I also never managed in Hungary for whatever strange bizarre random reason, and everyone has done Honved a billion times due to Puskas, so why not pick up another historical side instead. I like Hungary after having a really nice time in Budapest earlier this year, top city. Top history in the game too, and at some point I'd love to pick up the national side even if I won't be building exclusively Hungarian players only in here. For now the idea is to sign only Under 21 players from Iron Curtain nationalities. This is restrictive enough that should force me to bet on youth quite a bit! The Bulgarian and Romanian nationalities of the manager should hopefully also help us catch some talent from these nations, that just like Hungary, were known in the past for producing some fine players, although they peaked in the 1990s and Hungary was far earlier... So what's MTK up to nowadays? They're ****ed. Just went down to the 2nd tier. We do have a B team playing in the league below us, which I've activated thanks to Claassen's excellent files. And this is our squad as it stands: We're favourites to go up as the strongest side in the league. Which puts me under a little pressure, but should make for a nice first warmup season if things go to plan. That's all great. But can you give me instead some boring technical screenshots about how the game is setup and ****? Sure.