• May the Fürth Be With You – XV

      Part XV – Come Fürth   We are back! Life, work and real-life footie have slightly derailed my FM20 playing time for the past two weeks, however some well overdue time-off has enabled us to get back on the…

  • May the Fürth Be With You – XIV

      Part XIV – Fürther Afield   We still can’t believe it. Greuther Fürth are in Europe. After 6 seasons and 13 blog posts, our highest ever finish in the Bundesliga (6th) last season means that sh*t just got real…

  • May the Fürth Be With You – X

      Part X – The Fürth Pursuit    A quick summary of where are so far to date in this save: (click here to start from the beginning though, you know it makes sense)   Season 1 Season 2 League:…

  • May the Fürth Be With You – IX

      PART IX – Wheel of Fürtune 🎡   📅 16th October 2022 (in game)   After our opening 5 league games during which record signing Ferran Torres was literally on fire nabbing 4 goals and 3 assists, it’s safe…

  • May the Fürth Be With You – VI

      Part VI – Fürth Time for Everything     In 2006 Reading were promoted to the Premier League after winning the Championship with a record 106 points tally – they spent just £1.85 million in the summer keeping the…

  • May the Fürth Be With You – V

      Part V – Fürth things first   At the beginning of November 2020 (in-game), we did a tactical overhaul and went into unchartered territory for this author by deploying a slightly unorthodox asymmetric tactic after years of stuttering through…

  • May the Fürth Be With You – IV

      Part IV – Tactical Fürthcomings     Pre-Season – Fürth, Germany July 2020   Despite earning the club a hefty €13m in prize money by finishing in 5th place in Bundesliga 2 last season combined with our best efforts…

  • May The Fürth Be With You – III

      Part III – One Step Fürther   When we last left off, the Kleeblätter aka Greuther Fürth had just entered the winter break (yes that’s a thing in Germany) sitting in 4th place in Bundesliga 2 after 20 games…

  • May The Fürth Be With You – II

      Part II – Fürth Blood   First XI, first transfers, first game, first win, first “Frankenderby” – let’s find out who draws first blood in Part II of “May the Fürth Be With You” (writer’s note: easy on the…

  • May The Fürth Be With You – I

      Part I – Under the Influence ☘️☘️   For a small country on the edge of Europe that has had limited success on the global footballing stage (more to follow), Ireland has had quite a substantial influence on football…