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The London Rovers FC Challange
Team: London Rovers

League: EPL

Challange: A Team New To The BPL No Players And 2 Staff
Cantona And Abramovich And You Have To Win The League
Though You Have A Nice Budget Your Aim Is To Make
The Londons Dominate The World

Budget: 350-420M
Wage: 1.26M

Stadium: Olympic Stadium 60000 Capacity

RULES And Installing
DOWNLOAD DATABASE HERE: http://www.fm-base.co.uk/forum/downloads.php?do=file&id=7914
save to: user/documents/sports interactive/football manager 2013/editor data
start a new game.
load up just the premier league with a large database (10,000).
select London Rovers as your team.
Do not buy any players using monthly installments.
At the end of each season please post the following screenshots:
Full League Table
Any Cup Successes
Your Season Transfers
Your Season Best XI
Your Overall Best XI (Season 2 onwards)
Scoring
Every League Point won = 1pt per point won.
Goal Difference = i.e if your final GD is +15 you get 15 points, if your final GD is -6 you lose 6 points
English Premier Division:
Winner = 185 points
2nd place = 165 points
3rd place = 145 points
4th place = 125 points
5th place = 105 points
6th place = 90 points
7th place = 75 points
8th place = 60 points
9th place = 45 points
10th place = 30 points
Manager of the year 1st place = 100 points
Manager of the year 2nd place = 75 points
Manager of the year 3rd place = 50 points
English Community Shield
Winner = 90 points
Runner-up = 45 points
English League Cup
Winner = 110 points
Runner-up = 60 points
Semi-Finalist = 30 points
English FA Cup
Winner = 150 points
Runner-up = 100 points
Semi-Finalist = 50 points
Quarter-Finalist = 25 points
European Champions Cup
Winner = 200 points
Runner-up = 150 points
Semi-Finalist = 100 points
Quarter-Finalist = 50 points
Last 16 = 25 points
EURO Cup
Winner = 160 points
Runner-up = 100 points
Semi-Finalist = 50 points
Quarter-Finalist = 25 points
European Super Cup
Winner = 140 points
Runner-up = 70 points
Club World Championship
Winner = 140 points
Runner-up = 70 points
Current Leaderboard (Please calculate your score at the end of each season and post it)
 
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I'm starting this right now. If the database is working as it should I'll post my season sceencaps within a few days.
 
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For some reason when I Downloaded it and started with the game I got no money to buy players but I got a wage budget.
Won't be doing this!
 
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is working fine for me, did you tick or untick add first season budget?
 
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anybody done this yet wanted to see everybodies squad just started mine so ill put screnshot up end of window. gutted fellaini turned me down for spurs anybody no any similiar type of ppl good in the air att mid
 
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this sounds like a good idea i may give it a go. if i do though i will limit myself to only buying english players to start with
 
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And the 11 picked for Londons first match is...
GK Forster
DL Trasch
DR Montoya
DC Varane
DC Papadopoulus
DMC Nainggolan
MC Mountinho
MC Benat
AML Milner
AMR Lamela
ST Falcao
 
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Decent Squad M8 But Montoya is bad :/ replace him with vrsaljko or corchia or maybe even adam matthews
 
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Starting XI

GK - Mandana
RB - Clyne
CB - Jagielka
CB - Capoue
LB - Bertrand
DM - Honda
RM - Zabaleta
CM - Cleverly
CM - Ayew
LM - Suarez
ST - Lewandowski
 
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Terrible halv season 6 Place 35 point, and Chelsea topping the table With 53 Points. Signing Fletcher, Neymar and Cavani. Can it change? Thank you Roman for all the Money:)
 
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Draw against west Brom and stoke.... Gooooodby Fired!
 
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I just started this one last night. I'm really looking forward to it, as I think this is one of my most interesting squads ever. Here are the starters and some of the notable backups players:

GK - Asmir Begovic
DCR - Ryan Shawcross
DCL - Jonas Olsson
WBR - Mensur Mujdza
WBL - Leighton Baines
DM - Ognjen Vukojevic
MCR - Mahamadou Diarra
MCL - Josip Ilicic
AMC - Ola Toivonen
STR - Robert Lewandowski
STL - Alexandr Kerzhakov

DC - Yaroslav Rakitskyi
DC - Ashley Williams
WBR - Sebastian Larsson
WBL - John Arne Riise
MC - Leon Osman
AMC - Adel Taarabt
ST - Emmanuel Emineke
 
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Well, I got fired in late October, after three successive draws in which we blew the lead after the 80th minute (in two cases, we were up 2 goals at one point in the second half). This is by far the hardest challenge I've faced, as players simply don't respond to anything. I guess they just refuse to live up to expectations, and would rather do as little as possible to get paid. Lewandowski (23 shots, 2 on goal), Kerzhakov and Begovic were the worst, while my best players were subs that moved into the starting lineup because of injuries: Morten Gamst Pedersen, Yaroslav Rakitskyi and Sebastian Larsson. Final tally - 2-4-4, and a loss to Blackburn at the first hurdle in the Capital One Cup. I may try again with a smaller squad (maybe 20-21 instead of 25), although at one point in my season, I had eight players injured at the same time, so that may be pretty risky.

I gave it two more tries, but I can't get anyone apart from the centerbacks to play well. It's QPR again every time. The last try I had a short leash to begin with, because despite signing Begovic, Baines, Cabaye, Hamsik, Papiss Cisse and Lewandowski, the board was upset that I didn't sign any high profile players. The club started with a 4-1 win at Newcastle, but then lost to Tottenham 3-2, Manchester United 5-1, and Hull 4-0 in the Capital One Cup. I got the sack 7 games in.
 
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