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Chris Baigent

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I'm Chris, a football and gaming writer. Most weekends you can find me alternately swearing at referees and questionable gameplay decisions.

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Know Your Role: Segundo Volante

Football Manager 2021
The Segundo Volante literally means (as per Google Translate), “Second Steering Wheel” or “Second Balance”. The idea being that a Segundo Volante is utilised as the second player in a double pivot, alongside a regista or a deep-lying midfielder – where the...

Scars And Stripes Episode 8: All Change In Atlanta

Welcome back to the MLS, where my success last season has turned heads. I've been inundated with job offers and the attention has now turned towards my players, who are now being chased by top sides in Europe. I said I wouldn't stand in...

Know Your Role: The Half Back

Tempo Tactics
One of the most underrated player roles in Football Manager, the Half Back provides serious stability to any midfield. The role of the half back is almost entirely defensive, designed to be a screen to the defence, preventing any attacks from coming...

#FM17 : Taste The Feeling Episode 12

Since we’ve introduced another team it’s obviously taking me a bit longer to get through a season so from now on each episode will cover up to January. This episode will be an exception though as I've had a few requests to cover in...

Brexit Bournemouth Part 1

As 2016 quietly fades into memory, it leaves a trail of emotional devastation, and a discomforting sense of doom for what the next twelve months will bring, in its wake. In that annus horribilis, the perpetual loss of beloved cultural icons and a omnipresent political turmoil became...