Tiki-Tackle 3.2 – Looking for confirmation ( 2018/19 mid-season review)

Welcome back to Falkirk everybody! We left in the last episode with the presentation of the Team for our third season at the club, the second one in the Premiership. We proudly qualified for Europa League last season and this year it will all be about confirming ourselves at the top level of Scottish football … Continue reading Tiki-Tackle 3.2 – Looking for confirmation ( 2018/19 mid-season review)

Scouting – How to start a scouting-network as small club in FM17

Scouting is an essential aspect of Football Manager and unless you're managing Athletic Bilbao or starting an academy-challenge save, it is also an essential feature to build a successful club. In this post I will share my experience in setting up scouting network for small or lower-league clubs that cannot enjoy the riches of more established … Continue reading Scouting – How to start a scouting-network as small club in FM17

Tiki-Tackle 3.1 – The Bairns’ Identity (Season 3 preview + Introducing the “Mc Index”)

Welcome back to Falkirk! After our first incredible season in the top flight I begin my third year in charge of the Bairns. After that much time I feel the team as more more mine. I will take some time to introduce you this year First XI and all the addition to the squad bearing in … Continue reading Tiki-Tackle 3.1 – The Bairns’ Identity (Season 3 preview + Introducing the “Mc Index”)

Tactical Insight – 4.1.4.1 Balance, Flexibility & Rationality

Hallo everyone! In this post I will try to explain the guiding principle of my tactical set up, the 4-1-4-1, with which I had some pretty good results.  THE BASIC PRINCIPLES As well taught in the Settore Tecnico Coverciano, the renown Italian FA academy for coaches, three principle guide me into my tactical set up: … Continue reading Tactical Insight – 4.1.4.1 Balance, Flexibility & Rationality