My FM18 Plans

I’ve been a bit quiet as everyone else around me has been revealing their FM18 plans left, right and centre. The new game has been fully released, and I’m now ready to get fired right about it.

If you know me, you’ll know I’m Scottish and that I love Scottish football. I’m also a big believer in focusing on your strengths, and that’s why I’m heading back to Scotland on FM18. I want to establish myself as the go-to when it comes to anything Football Manager and Scotland. If you’ve got a burning question about anything to do with Scottish football on Football Manager, you come to me. Alright pal?

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My FM18 Save: Samo’s Stirling

I’ve introduced you to the new structure of Scottish football, briefly touched on who I’ll be taking over and even more briefly touched on why I would be. Now it’s time to dig a bit deeper into the why and what exactly I’ll be aiming for whilst in charge of Stirling Albion on FM18.

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Samo’s Stirling – End of Season Two

I knew restructuring the Scottish league system would be a positive thing. Firstly, I’m not bored out of my mind playing the same teams at least four times a season. Secondly, despite the somewhat snail pace I play the game at, that’s me finished my second season already. Unheard of for me. I’ll tell you how it went, let’s get stuck into it.

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Samo’s Stirling – End of Season Two – Part Two

Sorry about that cliff I left you hanging off after the last post. I felt it’d be much better if we dealt with the playoffs separately after we’d gone on that remarkable run of form in the second half of the season and unbelievably managed to qualify for them, after our 4th place finish in the league. Let’s get into it.

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Why the Medical Centre on FM18 ISN’T Needed

The addition of the medical centre for FM18 was called out as one of SI’s crowning new features. It’s a feature that I hadn’t seen many people requesting, it’s one we’ve managed to live without so far up to this point and personally, it’s one I think can still be lived without. Have a read of how I’m managing injury prevention on FM18 without clicking into the medical centre.

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Samo’s Stirling – Matches that Made Season Three

You know you’re absolutely loving an FM save when you can power through the seasons at a faster rate than your usual. I’ve finished off my third season in charge of Stirling Albion on FM18 and, spoiler alert, it was a successful one for the club. After last season’s playoff final heartbreak, we only went and won the playoffs this season! That’s right, we’ve been promoted to the top tier of Scottish football (the resurrected SPL on this edited database). Trying something a little bit different for this update to get you up to speed, I’m going to highlight four matches across the season that really stood out for me and contributed to making it a successful one.

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