Are you a Liverpool fan disappointed with going from Champions League glory to mid table mediocrity? Are you a Football Manager enthusiast keen to take on a club with sky high expectation combined with a meagre transfer budget? Well this could be the guide you’re looking for.
Maybe the word meagre doesn’t quite cut it. In a football world where Sheikhs put their vast amounts of pocket money into clubs and foreign owners add Premier League teams to their vast array of sporting franchises, generosity for the man in the dugout has become the norm in Premier League football. But not in Liverpool’s case it seems. £4.1 million, yes, £4.1 million is all that is left for you on the 2013 version from owners John Henry and Tom Werner. This results from two businessmen happy to accept a £20million loss on a certain English striker…
But ‘the challenge is the main source of fun’, right, my fellow avid Football Manager players?
My tactical nous (strictly FM speaking) has seen me adopt a 4-2-3-1 formation. Depending on your managerial philosophy you may want to sell a couple of players, or keeping with the current rumours – a certain Luis Suarez who was the subject of a £30million bid yesterday.With this in mind, here are three bargains and two post-Suarez signings.