Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 7

I’m now into my 7th season managing Lancaster trying to take them from the Conference North to the top while only using my scouts and Director of Football to find and recommend players as it’s too easy using the search feature and looking for players myself. It took 3 seasons to get promoted from the… Continue reading Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 7

Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 6

I’m now into season 6 with Lancaster City and we are into our 3rd season in the Conference National League after finishing 17th and then 11th. Last year we started really well and in the first 10 games were in and around the playoffs and by January we were only 4 points outside the playoffs… Continue reading Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 6

Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 5

I’m now into season 5 with Lancaster, after taking over them when they were newly promoted into the Conference North it took 3 years to get promoted into the Conference National league and last year we survived relegation with 1 game to spare. The main reason we survived was due to an on loan striker… Continue reading Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 5

Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 4

In my FM21 save I’ve taken on the job of managing Lancaster City who were new to the leagues following the first season on the save which I holidayed. Since taking then over we have finished 11th, 6th losing in the playoff semi final and last season we won the league on the last day.… Continue reading Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 4

Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 3

Last season, my second managing Lancaster City we managed to secure ourselves a playoff place finishing 6th but unfortunately lost in the semi final to Kettering so we have another year at the bottom in the Conference North. The first thing I needed to do this season is get some of my better players signed… Continue reading Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 3

Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 2

In our first season managing Lancaster City we brought in 29 players and after breaking the league record for the number of draws in a season we managed to finish in a very good 11th place. Now we have a big pre-season ahead of us, all our players other than our youth players are out… Continue reading Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 2

Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 1

After playing a FM19 save for 107 days played and mostly missing FM20, I’ve decided to move onto FM21 and hopefully keep a save going to rival my FM19 save. My Football Manager 2021 save started during the Beta and after going on holiday for the first season I have taken over at newly promoted… Continue reading Football Manager – Trying to Take The Dolly Blues up the Leagues – Season 1

Football Manager – The Shires Push for Top 3

Last year in our third premiership season we progressed from 9th, to 5th then 4th last year so this year my aim for East Stirlingshire is a top 3 finish and hopefully a champions league place. Last year we also had a good run to the semi finals of the Europa League where my old… Continue reading Football Manager – The Shires Push for Top 3

Football Manager – Taking The Shire into Europe

Last season with East Stirlingshire we managed a 5th place finish but that was topped by beating my old team Albion Rovers in the Scottish Cup final which qualified us for the Europa cup this season. If we want another top half finish or do better than 5th as well as competing in Europe I… Continue reading Football Manager – Taking The Shire into Europe