La Dea: 2021/22 Pre-Season

I’d anticipated that it would be a busy summer for us and that prediction certainly came true. We had a coveted squad and I had to be active in replacing any outgoing players. So far, I’m pleased with the business done but only time will tell if I’ve made the right decisions. OUTGOING TRANSFERS The… Continue reading La Dea: 2021/22 Pre-Season

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La Dea: 2020/21 Ritorno

As Andata turns to Ritorno, so also my attention was on the Winter Transfer Window. This will hardly be an opinion that breaks on new ground but I do firmly believe that the business you do in January defines your season’s outcome, potentially more so than what happens in summer. JANUARY MOVES – OR LACK… Continue reading La Dea: 2020/21 Ritorno

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La Dea: 2020/21 Andata

Serie A is delightfully formatted into a proper round-robin format. A team will play each of the other 19 teams in the first half of the season (Andata) before facing off against each again in the same order in the second half of the season (Ritorno). TALKING TACTICS Where would a first season post be… Continue reading La Dea: 2020/21 Andata

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La Dea: 2020/21 Pre-Season

Planning Through The Beta Nowadays, the FM calendar essentially starts from the moment the beta has been released. I’ve seen plenty of people plough through two or three seasons before the full game is officially published but I just can’t bring myself to doing that. I see FM release day as almost like Christmas Day… Continue reading La Dea: 2020/21 Pre-Season

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La Festa della Dea

La Festa della Dea – or “Festival of the Goddess” – is an annual celebration of Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio led by The Curva Nord 1970, the Serie A club’s Ultra group which occupies the North stand of the Stadia Atleti Azzuri d’Italia. Much googling leads me to believe the Curva Nord take great pride in… Continue reading La Festa della Dea

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