Authors Posts by Stuart Davidson

Stuart Davidson

I live near Glasgow and follow football of all levels from Champions League down to the - possibly unique - Scottish Juniors. I've played FM series since the first Championship Manager. I also played Kevin Toms' FM. I'm too old.

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Why is 3-5-2 such a popular FM formation?

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In recent years the most popular FM formation has been the 4-2-3-1, which many have used to great effect to dominate the game. We have previously looked at the 4-2-3-1 formation and why it is so popular. However, there is another formation that has proven...

FM tactics testing: Joseph 3-5-2AMC by JosephVy

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Our journey through FM23 tactics continues today as we review the Joseph 3-5-2 by JosephVy. I have to say, before I stumbled across this tactic on, I had never used a tactic by JosephVy, but after the results, I got from this tactic,...

Best Free Agents FM23

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It is nice to have a decent transfer budget in FM, but sometimes as a boss, you enter a club with a very small budget where you need to bring in players that can improve your team cheaply. That is where an excellent free...

The Best FM 23 Wonderkids

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We all love Football Manager, and one of the game's best aspects is picking up that gem of a young player and developing him into a true world superstar. These players can sometimes come straight into your team and make an impact, depending on...

Tactics testing: 433 Napoli Perfecto by RDF

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We are back with another tactic test, and it’s from a familiar creator in RDF, who seems to have a knack for producing very effective tactics that can get the best out of any team. That is vital for Everton, who I use for...