Paul Pogba – Complete Forward | Football Manager 2017

Paul Pogba. He is without doubt one of the best midfielders to have in your side on Football Manager. He has great passing and vision, meaning he could pick a pass to unlock even the tightest defences. Continue reading

FC Porto | Youth Development #3 | Mar 2017 | Football Manager 2017

17th March 2017: Regen day!

Porto fans across the world await news on any promising youngsters to have come through the Porto academy. Several fans have wondered if there will be another Ruben Neves this year. Indeed, for our series to be a success we need to be able to produce decent regens in order to ensure our first-team can progress in the years to come. Continue reading

Colombian Nightmare | Tolima: Colombia #3 | Football Manager Stories

Alejandro Hurtado is in a nightmare that he cannot wake up from. After arriving in Colombia a Chilean hero, a Union San Felipe title-winning legend, Hurtado has regressed back into the manager we saw in the Deportes Puerto Montt days. Continue reading

FC Porto | Youth Development #2 | Jan 2017 | Football Manager 2017

January 2017

As discussed in the previous post (if you haven’t seen it click here) I will be writing three Youth Development posts per season with Porto. Each January update will be an update on how our under 19’s and our B-team are progressing in their leagues. Continue reading

FC Porto | Youth Development #1 | July 2016 | Football Manager 2017

Hello and welcome to another Youth Development series here on VivaLaVidaFM. My first Youth Dev series was with Manchester United. If you missed that series you can go back to it here: Manchester United Youth DevelopmentThis time we will be managing FC Porto. Continue reading

Tough Start at Tolima | Tolima: Colombia #2 | Football Manager Stories

Alejandro Hurtado has settled in Colombia, but it’s fair to say that he has endured a tough start to life at Tolima.

With a new league with a different format and different rules to adapt to, Hurtado has struggled to make the best of his first few months in Colombia. Continue reading

The Union San Felipe Years | VivaGlobetrotting

So, if you missed the last post in VivaGlobetrotting now is probably a good time to go back… Here we will be reviewing the Union San Felipe years throughout our series. Continue reading