Our Golden Boy | The Swedish Mafia #6 | An FM18 Story

In the last episode, manager Marcus Allbäck managed to rescue Hansa Rostock from relegation after a play-off win against Karlsruhe to secure a spot in the 2019/20 2. Bundesliga. To read about the incredible escape in more detail, follow this link. Continue reading

Mr Cat In The Hat And The New Transfer Policy | The Swedish Mafia #5 | An FM18 Story

In the last episode newly promoted Hansa Rostock really struggled during their first half season back in the 2nd tier of German football. To catch up on this post, follow this link. Continue reading

The Laughing Man | The Swedish Mafia #4 | An FM18 Story

In the last episode Hansa Rostock managed to reach promotion to the 2. Bundesliga in Marcus Allbäck’s first season at the helm. If you want to catch up on the previous part before moving on to this one, follow this link! Continue reading

A Rocky Start | The Swedish Mafia #2 | An FM18 Story

Introduction

“Schneller, schneller! Faster, faster!”

Manager Marcus Allbäck went from talking to yelling. The training session was just 15 minutes old, but Allbäck was enduring yet another Hansa player who stopped chasing yet another slightly inaccurate pass. Allbäck turned to coach Rade Prica and switched from German to Swedish. Continue reading

A New Beginning | The Swedish Mafia #1 | An FM18 Story

In the last episode, Hansa Rostock owner Rolf Elgeti brought back “The Swedish Mafia” in an attempt to get Hansa Rostock back to the Bundesliga. You can go back and read this episode here: https://vivalavidafm.com/2018/08/29/swedish-mafia-0-introduction/ Continue reading

Introduction | The Swedish Mafia #0 | An FM18 Story

Welcome to a new Football Manager 2018 story written by @MikaelinhoFM (you can find him on Twitter by clicking the link). Mikael has proved to be an excellent storyteller having already shared his previous FM18 save with Swedish club Brommapojkarna. I’m very excited to be able to share his new save here on my site. Enjoy! Continue reading