Erling Haaland | 20 Years On | Football Manager 2020 Wonderkids

Welcome to 20 Years On, a series here on VivaLaVidaFM where we take one of the games hottest prospects to see where they end up at the end of their career in Football Manager 2020. In this post, we see where one of the most sought wonderkids on FM20 this year – Erling Haaland – could end up in 20 years time. Continue reading

Colo-Colo? | Colo-Colo #1 | VivaGlobetrotting #7 | Football Manager 2020 Stories

Hello and welcome to Part 7 of VivaGlobetrotting, a Football Manager 2020 series that follows the managerial career of Ken Sasaki. As you will see by the thumbnail, Sasaki has found a new job in Chile. This post will reveal all and is without doubt the most important post of the series so far. If you have missed any posts so far, now is a great time to catch up! Follow the link below. Continue reading

Following An Identity | Coquimbo Unido #2 | VivaGlobetrotting #6 | Football Manager 2020 Stories

In the previous VivaGlobetrotting post, we saw how Ken Sasaki had been hired by Coquimbo Unido, a Chilean top-tier club, with ten games remaining of the 2021 season. In this post, Ken Sasaki had identified his own managerial identity in order to try and improve his own performance as a manager. This post will take a look at the 2022 season to see if Sasaki’s identity has had an effect on Coquimbo Unido’s fortunes. Continue reading

Arsenal’s New Manager | Ljungberg, Allegri, Arteta, Vieira, Pochettino | Season 2 | Football Manager 2020

On the 29th November 2019, Unai Emery lost his job at Arsenal. A series of poor results, culminating in a winless run of seven matches, saw the board take the action to remove Emery from his role as manager. This Football Manager 2020 post will simulate one season with five different managers to see which person could suit the Arsenal managerial role in real-life. Continue reading

Finding An Identity | Coquimbo Unido #1 | VivaGlobetrotting #5 | Football Manager 2020 Stories

Football Manager can often be a very frustrating game. You can pile hours into preparation for a season, only for your tactics to fail and your squad to underperform. You can battle bravely to save your job or fail miserably. In Ken Sasaki’s first two seasons in management, he has done both. Continue reading

Arsenal’s New Manager | Ljungberg, Allegri, Arteta, Vieira, Pochettino | Season 1 | Football Manager 2020

On the 29th November 2019, Unai Emery lost his job at Arsenal. A series of poor results, culminating in a winless run of seven matches, saw the board take the action to remove Emery from his role as manager. This Football Manager 2020 post will simulate one season with five different managers to see which person could suit the Arsenal managerial role in real-life. Continue reading

Sasaki Sacked | Puerto Montt #4 | VivaGlobetrotting #4 | Football Manager 2020 Stories

The title has already revealed the fate of Ken Sasaki, the Japanese manager who is the focus of VivaGlobetrotting. Previously, we saw Sasaki save his job before taking his side on a magical cup run in the Copa Chile. Unfortunately, progress could not be made and Deportes Puerto Montt sacked Sasaki midway through the 2021 season with the club falling short of their demanding expectations. This post will review what went wrong before looking towards the future. Continue reading