Tahith Chong 20 Years On | Football Manager 2019 Wonderkids | Man Utd

Welcome to 20 Years On, a series here on VivaLaVidaFM where we take one of the games hottest prospects and see where they end up at the end of their career in Football Manager 2019. In this post, we see where Manchester United youngster Tahith Chong could end up in 20 years time. Continue reading

Incredible Turnaround |MVV Review & Groningen #1 | Football Manager 2019 Stories

It’s the 1st June 2025 and Erwin van Dijk is sat at home in his birthplace of Groningen, the Netherlands. It has been 15 months since the debacle at Plymouth, where van Dijk resigned from his role one game away from being sacked after a poor run of form. The past 15 months have seen an incredible turnaround in the fortunes for van Dijk – this turnaround began in late September 2024 with MVV Maastricht taking the opportunity to hire Erwin van Dijk. Continue reading

Van Dijk, Aguero, Fellaini & Failure | Plymouth Argyle #3 | Football Manager 2019 Stories

Plymouth Argyle seemed a rejuvenated side throughout last season under Erwin van Dijk. After a tricky start under the Dutchman, in which they struggled to a mid-table finish in his first year, Plymouth then excelled in season two, finishing in 3rd place and narrowly missing out on promotion through the playoffs. Van Dijk was credited for turning the fortunes around through deploying an impressive playing style with a young, vibrant squad of players blended with the right amount of experienced heads. Continue reading

A Five-Year Plan with Plymouth | Plymouth Argyle #2 | Football Manager 2019 Stories

Erwin van Dijk has landed on his feet in English football. After being sacked by Eastbourne Borough, van Dijk found a job at a club three divisions higher – Plymouth Argyle. Yet it hasn’t been plain sailing for van Dijk and the Dutchman found himself invited into another board meeting at the end of his first season with Plymouth. Continue reading

The Bidstack FM Cup (VivaLaVidaFM) | Pre-Tournament and Group Stage | Football Manager 2019

Hello and welcome to a rather different post here on VivaLaVidaFM. This post will introduce the Bidstack FM Cup, a tournament containing 32 Football Manager content creators, and reveal the results of the group stage. For more information about this tournament, check out CookieFM’s post here: https://thecookiefmblog.wordpress.com/2018/11/07/the-bidstack-fm-cup-information/ Continue reading

Ambition, Loyalty or Sportsmanship | Personality Experiment #1 | Football Manager 2019

You’ve received the yearly notification regarding youth intake, one of the most exciting days on the Football Manager calendar, and you cannot wait to see if your youth academy has produced a gem. Each year brings with it the same feeling of anticipation, followed by either overwhelming joy or despondency. Continue reading

Green Army | Plymouth Argyle #1 | Football Manager 2019 Stories

Erwin van Dijk was without a job at the end of the previous episode. However he wasn’t without interest as Vanarama National side Bromley had approached van Dijk to become their manager. In this post, we will see if Bromley became the second club of the series and if not, who will? Continue reading