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RUBBISH
Colin Scott
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    FOUR TO TWO
    Ellis Simpson
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    GOOD STUFF
    Ellis Simpson
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    TIS THE SEASON OF SPENDING
    Bryce Kalmbach
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    MISSING DIVINE INTERVENTION
    Ellis Simpson
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    DIVIE INTERVENTION 2 - A WIN
    Jon Love
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    DIVINE INTERVENTION
    Ellis Simpson
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    BANANA SKIN?
    Stewart Miller
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    WHY ALL THIS ANTI-CUP SENTIMENT?
    Phil McIntosh
TRANSFER MARKET
Season 40 Trades: 51
Sidibe 1/10 DF - cps [Orgullo Atlético]
Gino Nicotero 6/15 GK - some df [Orgullo Atlético]
Four Acres 1/13 MF - Cash or offers [Warley Bromwich Albion]
Jimmy Ruffin 4/21 FW - offers [Adelaidonians F.C.]
Wanted: A good young sweeper. Or, failing that a second string SW [Colorado Rage]
For Sale: 7 CP - 700k [Inbhir Narainn]
For Sale: CPs 100k each [Unsporting Lisbon]
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WHO NEEDS WHAT?
  • Old Colony F.C. Need:

    1. Finish top five in Division One

    2. Win a Cup (Not this season)

     
  • Irn Bru Allstars Need:

     
  • Old Colony F.C. Need:

    1. Finish top five in Division One

    2. Win a Cup (Not this season)

     
  • Kaisayr Need:
    Some shots would be nice  
  • Newkie Illuminati Need:

    The games to commence smiley

     
  • Guff Wanderers Need:

    looking for age2 and age3 players.

     
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DEBATES
 Topic   Initiator   Replies  
 Increase Gate for Knock Out Round Cup Matches  Brian Beerman  6 
 Multi Position Players  James White  9 
 MVP Awards  Jon Love  6 
 Allow Swansong on Special Ability Player  Brian Beerman  5 
 Future Special Abilitites  Adam Meney  39 
 Future Special Abilitites
Roy Rolsten - July 30th 2018 0:18

Big Name Player - adds 0.1 to morale up to a maximum of 0.9

Roy Rolsten - July 30th 2018 0:05

Hardman - +10 to all Injury rolls, possibly with +1 to EL recovery like Athletic

SW,SD, DF, DM, MF & UT only 

Warren De Niese - January 10th 2018 21:16

Paul's original suggestions actually sound great. Would add a bit of personality to the algorithms.

Paul Roseblade - December 16th 2017 14:03
Fair Weather Player - doesn't like the rain, only turns up when the weather is fair. Not a rainy night in Stenhousemuir type of player +2 when sunny +1 when dry -11 or 2 is wet, raining, freezing

Blame Game Player - When team morale is high he enjoys the game. When team morale is down st.......................
Paul Roseblade - December 16th 2017 14:01
Lost formatting in the post. iPad to blame.
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MATCH COMMENTS
Match 40 Comments
Match 40
Castellon Bandidos v F.C. Glasgow 
A close game in prospect. Bennett's arrival could tip the balance.
Three of the four semifinalists are Evo teams. You carry a lot of weight
on your shoulders
...Connor. Do our league proud!
A tired Castellon could still juggle EL to get a team out here.
Good luck to both teams though.
We don’t hear from BAN very often and so I was surprised to get the offer of a deal for
Bennett.
Just to be clear though, he plays in DEF. 👍
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Match 41 Comments
Match 41
Elana Torun v Tayside Tigers 
It would be a morale victory to get a win here against the likely
champions. And so we hope...
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What Is The Manager?
The Manager is an Online, Multiplayer Football Management Game. It's a community of leagues and managers, just like you, putting their football management talent to the test against other likeminded individuals.
How Much Does It Cost?
The Manager is FREE to play and needs no software installed on your PC. You can play the game using an internet browser (Chrome and Firefox preferred) to enter lineups, propose transfer offers and enter auction bids to buy players online.
How Are The Games Run?
A custom simulator, inspired by the classic Olmec match simulator (by Allan Sellers), is used to process all the matches in the Manager. It creates an abundance statistics and information to help a manager decide what his teams best formation may be, or best team tactic to use. In The Manager the 'behind the scenes' calculations are upfront for you to study along side the statistics to help you make your next move.
When Do The Games Run?
Matches take place on a Friday and Saturday evening with the occasional Tuesday match to fill the midweek with excitement. The Manager endeavours to operate two full seasons per calendar year with only a short wait between each season.
The Manager Cup
The Manager Cup is an open competition encompassing all leagues in The Manager game system. The winner of the Manager Cup is the true champion of champions. To win this you must beat the best of the best and conquer all.
Do I Need To Install Any Software?
Absolultey Not! The Manager is a completely online experience. Everything from bidding in auctions, submitting lineups, match reporting, journalling and blogging is all carried out through the games website interface. This also allows you to manage your team on the move through the use of a smart device or tablet. While there is no mobile application to play the game, the website operates on mobile devices.
How Do I Join?
Coaches who sign up will be added to the waiting list and we will start looking for a team for you. League schedules run concurrently and while openings may appear throughout the season it is more likely to receive resignations from coaches during the offseason. When you sign up interest we ask for a few details, but do ask you to give us a valid e-mail address so we are able to make contact with you about available teams. (We do not share your e-mail address with anyone outside of The Manager).

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ORIGIN
Since June 2001
The Manager started with in 2001 with just 8 teams. Every couple of season it grew slowly into the game it today. In 2015 the league saw it's first complete league expansion. At this time The Manager was renamed to Origin.
EVOLUTION
Since June 2015
The Evolution League joined the manager is 2015. It came together with mostly Olmec Coaches with a sprinkling of coaches returning to the game after a break. The Evolution League may prove to be one of the toughest competitions out there.
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