Frank Lampard | 50 Years On | Football Manager 2020 Simulates

Hello and welcome to a new series here on VivaLaVidaFM. You may have read some of my ’20 Years On’ posts where I look at an FM wonderkid and see how they progress on the game. In this series ’50 Years On’, I will take a look at both managers and clubs to see how they develop on Football Manager. Continue reading

Ansu Fati | 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 exciting prospects on FM20 this year – Ansu Fati – could end up in 20 years time. Continue reading

A Rollercoaster 5 Years | Colo-Colo #4 | VivaGlobetrotting #10 | Football Manager 2020 Stories

Ken Sasaki has completed his fifth year in football management. In these five years he has managed three clubs, two of whom were clubs in which Sasaki played for in his playing career. He is currently the manager of Colo-Colo, statistically Chile’s most successful footballing side – quite a position to be in after just five years! This post will look back at Sasaki’s managerial career so far, taking in the highs and lows before reviewing the 2024 season with Colo-Colo. Continue reading

Consecutive Titles | Colo-Colo #3 | VivaGlobetrotting #9 | Football Manager 2020 Stories

One of the biggest factors behind Ken Sasaki’s upturn in managerial success has been the identity that he developed early in his Coquimbo Unido years. This identity prioritises youth, promotes an attacking mindset and targets specific attributes when signing players. In the 2023 season, Sasaki has been forced into relying on youth by the transfer embargo imposed by the board during a takeover. And it just so turns out that you can win things with youth. Continue reading

Transfer Embargo | Colo-Colo #2 | VivaGlobetrotting #8 | Football Manager 2020 Stories

The previous post in the VivaGlobetrotting series was a big one. If you missed it, do go back and catch up on it before reading this post by following this link. This post will review how the start of the 2023 season has gone so far for Ken Sasaki and his Colo-Colo side. Continue reading

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