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I once again embark on my mission to win every trophy possible on the game. It's not going to happen and I have no set route I want to complete it in. Let the journey start.

Discussion


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Let me introduce you to my 2nd career on FM19. I'll still be continuing with my 1. FC Köln career but fancied a second save alongside it. The aim is simple; to win everything the game has to offer. It's a task that more than likely won't be completed but I'll sure as hell give it a good go. There will be no set route that I will follow, but I'll just go where the wind takes me.

- I am using the original database with no additional leagues (why would I make my job any harder.)
- I will set my manager to Sunday League Experience and No Coaching Qualifications to make it more realistic.

This post will now be my career history post and below I'll be posting my achievements so far.


Clubs Managed:
https://i.imgur.com/5DPINSH.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/lzanzP9.pngDeportes Capiapo // Chile // Sacked // 14.05.18 - 20.07.19 [432 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/uLurRVo.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/vjG7Y7L.pngJuventud de la Piedres // Uruguay // Resigned // 31.08.19 - 31.08.23 [1462 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/rU08QP1.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/vlgXtTc.pngMeizhou Kejia // China // Sacked // 09.10.23 - 08.06.24 [243 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/d9Nv652.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/ZpkzIph.pngJohor DT II // Malaysia // 15.12.24 - 25/10.25 [314 DAYS
https://i.imgur.com/d9Nv652.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/FBWK5WN.pngJohor DT // Malaysia // Resigned // 10.12.25 - 05.11.26 [330 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/ZsIoPo6.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/DBHxNxJ.pngSuwon FC // South Korea // Sacked // 17.01.27 - 19.06.27 [153 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/36B2HaG.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/c16Ondp.pngGeylang Int // Singapore // Resigned // 12.12.27 - 05.11.29 [694 DAYS
https://i.imgur.com/lBWsrMZ.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/QYdUG1L.pngSt Mirren // Scotland // Resigned // 07.01.30 - 28.07.2033 [1298 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/4ixZpFF.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/SklPeul.pngFC Inter Turku // Finland // Resigned // 08.11.33 - 29.10.34 [355 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/hORRdP0.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/thextaL.pngTranmere Rovers // England // Resigned // 27.11.2034 - 31.07.2038 [1342 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/4ixZpFF.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/c6xNe6g.pngFC PS Kemi Kings // Finland // Resigned // 08.11.2033 - 29.10.2034 [52 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/ugJz36x.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/UuJKGsp.pngFK Zemun // Serbia // Resigned // 13.12.2038 - 29.05.2042 [1263 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.pngKaizer Chiefs // South Africa // Resigned // 28.04.2043 - 25.05.2045 [758 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/oghIocb.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/Lx5Tul8.pngColorado Rapids // USA // Resigned // 04.06.2045 - 15.12.2047 [924 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/Jv9Vb5c.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/INOEkmQ.pngADO Den Haag // The Nethlerlands // Resigned // 02.02.2048 - 05.08.2051 [1280 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/rU08QP1.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0EKsSQT.pngTianjian Quanjian // China // Resigned // 07.08.2052 - 23.05.2054 [654 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/UzRLHbO.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/TE5ZzLg.pngWellington Phoenix // Australia // 23.05.2054 - 15.05.2056 [723 DAYS
https://i.imgur.com/ZsIoPo6.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/okQthLb.pngFC Seoul // South Korea // Resigned // 07.12.2056 - 22.12.2057 [380 DAYS]
https://i.imgur.com/hORRdP0.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/RbR2E82.pngEnfield Town // England // 14.01.2058 - Present

International Teams Managed
https://i.imgur.com/p3ycxS8.png Spain // Sacked // 17.07.2050 - 14.07.2052 [728 DAYS]


Trophy Cabinet:

(Trophy // Team // Year Won)

https://i.imgur.com/uLurRVo.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/vjG7Y7L.png Uruguayan Second Proffessional Division // Juventud de Las Piedras // 2020
https://i.imgur.com/uLurRVo.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/vjG7Y7L.png Uruguayan First Division // Juventud de Las Piedras // 2022
https://i.imgur.com/uLurRVo.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/vjG7Y7L.png Uraguayan Super Cup // Juventud de Las Piedras // 2023
https://i.imgur.com/d9Nv652.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/ZpkzIph.png Malaysian Premier League // Johor DT II // 2025
https://i.imgur.com/d9Nv652.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/FBWK5WN.png Malaysian Super League // Johor DT // 2026
https://i.imgur.com/d9Nv652.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/FBWK5WN.png Malaysian FA Cup // Johor DT // 2026
https://i.imgur.com/d9Nv652.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/FBWK5WN.png Malaysian Cup // Johor DT // 2026
https://i.imgur.com/d9Nv652.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/FBWK5WN.png Malaysian Charity Shield // Johor DT // 2026
https://i.imgur.com/36B2HaG.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/c16Ondp.png Singapore Premier League // Geylang Int. // 2028, 2029
https://i.imgur.com/36B2HaG.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/c16Ondp.png Singapore Cup // Geylang Int. // 2028
https://i.imgur.com/36B2HaG.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/c16Ondp.png Singapore League Cup // Geylang Int. // 2029
https://i.imgur.com/lBWsrMZ.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/QYdUG1L.png Irn-Bru Cup // St. Mirren // 2031
https://i.imgur.com/lBWsrMZ.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/QYdUG1L.png Scottish Championship // St. Mirren // 2031
https://i.imgur.com/lBWsrMZ.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/QYdUG1L.png Betfred Cup // St. Mirren // 2032
https://i.imgur.com/4ixZpFF.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/SklPeul.png Finnish Cup // FC Inter Turku // 2033
https://i.imgur.com/4ixZpFF.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/SklPeul.png Finnish Premier League // FC Inter Turku // 2034
https://i.imgur.com/hORRdP0.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/thextaL.png Sky Bet League Two // Tranmere Rovers // 2035
https://i.imgur.com/hORRdP0.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/thextaL.png Sky Bet League One (2nd place = automatic promotion) // Tranmere Rovers // 2036
https://i.imgur.com/ugJz36x.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/UuJKGsp.png Serbian First Division // FK Zemun // 2039
https://i.imgur.com/ugJz36x.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/UuJKGsp.png Serbian Super League // FK Zemun // 2041
https://i.imgur.com/ugJz36x.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/UuJKGsp.png Serbian Cup// FK Zemun // 2042
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.png South African Premier League // Kaizer Chiefs // 2043
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.png South African FA Cup // Kaizer Chiefs // 2043
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.png African Champions League // Kaizer Chiefs // 2043
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.png South African Super 8 // Kaizer Chiefs // 2044
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.png African Super Cup // Kaizer Chiefs // 2044
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.png Be the Coach Challenge // Kaizer Chiefs // 2044
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.png South African Knockout Cup // Kaizer Chiefs // 2045
https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0ftsM4x.png African Confederations Cup // Kaizer Chiefs // 2045
https://i.imgur.com/oghIocb.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/Lx5Tul8.png MLS // Colorado Rapids // 2047
https://i.imgur.com/oghIocb.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/Lx5Tul8.png MLS Supporters Shield // Colorado Rapids // 2047
https://i.imgur.com/oghIocb.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/Lx5Tul8.png US Cup // Colorado Rapids // 2047
https://i.imgur.com/Jv9Vb5c.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/INOEkmQ.png Keuken Kampioen Divisie (via Play-Offs) // ADO Den Haag // 2048
https://i.imgur.com/Jv9Vb5c.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/INOEkmQ.png Dutch Cup // ADO Den Haag // 2051
https://i.imgur.com/Jv9Vb5c.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/INOEkmQ.png Eredivisie // ADO Den Haag // 2051
https://i.imgur.com/Jv9Vb5c.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/INOEkmQ.png Dutch Super Cup // ADO Den Haag // 2051
https://i.imgur.com/rU08QP1.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/0EKsSQT.png Chinese National First Division // Tianjian // 2053
https://i.imgur.com/UzRLHbO.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/TE5ZzLg.png FFA Cup // Wellington Phoenix // 2055
https://i.imgur.com/UzRLHbO.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/TE5ZzLg.png Hyundai A-League (Regular Season) // Wellington Phoenix // 2056
https://i.imgur.com/UzRLHbO.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/TE5ZzLg.png Hyundai A-League Finals // Wellington Phoenix // 2056
https://i.imgur.com/ZsIoPo6.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/okQthLb.png K-League 1 // FC Seoul // 2057
https://i.imgur.com/ZsIoPo6.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/okQthLb.png Korean FA Cup // FC Seoul // 2057
https://i.imgur.com/ZsIoPo6.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/okQthLb.png Korea All Star Cup // K-League Classic // 2057 (Charity Game)
https://i.imgur.com/hORRdP0.pnghttps://i.imgur.com/RbR2E82.png Vanarama National League South (via Playoffs) // 2061


Countries Completed:


Africa

https://i.imgur.com/tREQO5I.png South Africa // 5/6

Asia
https://i.imgur.com/UzRLHbO.png Australia // 3/3 COMPLETED
https://i.imgur.com/rU08QP1.png China // 1/4
https://i.imgur.com/d9Nv652.png Malaysia // 5/5 COMPLETED
https://i.imgur.com/36B2HaG.png Singapore // 3/3 COMPLETED
https://i.imgur.com/ZsIoPo6.png South Korea // 3/4

Europe
https://i.imgur.com/hORRdP0.png England // 3/11
https://i.imgur.com/4ixZpFF.png Finland // 2/3
https://i.imgur.com/Jv9Vb5c.png Netherlands // 4/4 COMPLETED
https://i.imgur.com/lBWsrMZ.png Scotland // 3/7
https://i.imgur.com/ugJz36x.png[ Serbia // 3/3 COMPLETED

North America
https://i.imgur.com/oghIocb.png USA // 3/3 COMPLETED

South America
https://i.imgur.com/5DPINSH.png Chile // 0/4
https://i.imgur.com/uLurRVo.png Uruguay // 3/4

Continental Competitions
3/15

FM19 Careers:

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Good to see this! Wish you well!
My Careers:
FM15 | FM16 | FM17a | FM17b
FM19
Journeyman's Journey II
Trip to: China | South Africa


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Introducing Tongey

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Tongey: Also known as Mark Tonge is a 25-year-old first-time manager from the North West of England. Born in 1992 in Manchester he followed only two teams growing up. The mighty Manchester United, and the lowly Northwich Victoria.

Despite having Zero Playing Experience and No Coaching Qualfications he has set out on his quest for the first job in football management. For some reason Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp have taken a dislike to him despite probably not even knowing who he is.

He has decided that the continent of South America is the best place to start his managerial hunt and landed there a few days ago. The following job was available and he has applied for the role immediately.

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Where will Tongey get his first job...?



Next Post: The Beginning
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Thank you @r96Skinner, I'm hoping to stick at it this year!


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I'd been in South America travelling around for a few months and no jobs were coming up. The season was well underway and I knew that I had to just stick around at it and some jobs would eventually find me. That being said, in May, after 4 months of waiting around, drinking myself silly and exploring the local cities a team approached me and asked me to interview. That team was:

https://i.imgur.com/9yvAMso.png


I attended the interview in my only shirt and trouser combination I had in my suitcase. It was semi-clean and I had no access to an iron so I went for the creased look. I must have looked a right mess. After answering all the same questions you get in every interview, agreeing to their requests and proving to them that I can do the job, I left in high spirits and went in search of a pint of my favourite local beer: Dorado, and waited patiently for an answer.

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A few days passed, and my phone buzzed, it was Deportes Copiapo's chairman on the phone. He offered me the job right there and then, and with that, I had my suitcase packed and was on the way to my swanky 2* hotel that they had put me up in for the foreseeable future. The job commences...

Club Overview

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Deportes Copiapo are a team that play their football in the Chilean First Division B. Having only been founded in 1999, they have a short history and only the one trophy. They won the Chilean Third Division A back in 2002. Other than that, no trophies have been won and the trophy room is mine to fill.


An average ticket price to the ground is £5 and a season ticket is £78 itself. On average the club has about 350 season ticket holders which are pretty decent for the level they play at.

The team play their home games at the Bicentenario Municipal Luis Valenzuela Hermosilla. (Try saying that 10 times whilst drunk). The stadium packs in a whole 8000 fans at capacity so we will get nowhere near that.
Training Facilities: Below Average
Youth Facilities: Basic


https://i.imgur.com/NZAgJTt.jpg


The Season so Far...

Fixtures

https://i.imgur.com/vcB9uvm.png

As you can see, there are a lot of red dots on the fixtures for the first half of the season. That needs to change and change quickly if we want to make this a success. I don't expect to win anything this season but just to get a footing in the league, so we can build on it for next season. You can also see that we have been knocked out of the Chilean Cup which is disappointing as I love a good cup run.

League Table

https://i.imgur.com/Vqbahk6.png

Things aren't looking good in the league. We sit 2nd bottom of the league on 13 points after 13 games. It is pretty close at the bottom and hopefully a few good results early on will see us rocket up the league.

The Squad

https://i.imgur.com/4nfTcYs.png
https://i.imgur.com/4g2IY77.png

We have a massive squad, and one that I need to trim down. I hate huge squads so cuts will be coming quickly. I'll need to see where the strengths are, and where we are weak. Time for the upheavel to begin...



Next Post: End of Season Update
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I can't even say the stadium name sober so it would be tough to try and say that while drunk
I'm quite excited for this.
MATT ESKINS - WORLDWIDE JOURNEYMAN
Link: https://sortitoutsi.net/careers/story/44860

THE NEW FERGUSON - MAN UTD
Link: https://sortitoutsi.net/careers/story/44394

Good luck Tongey, following this one too
New save coming for FM20...:- Heartbreak, misery, but hope on the horizon... https://i.imgur.com/vyxFXJL.png?1
A fellow journeyman, I’ll be keeping an eye on this!
Another journeyman! Following!
Good luck, loving the layout of this

@HawkAussie I feel sorry for the stadium announcer to be honest. It's definitely a tongue twister!

@Looch thank you! Let's hope I can deliver and it provides all the excitement you need.

@Dan, as always, thank you for your support! Time to emulate your previous saves!

@AdamRK Thank you man! Means alot!

@bigmattb28, journeyman careers are always good fun so I had to embark on one!

@KEZ_7, thank you! Work hard on the layout so glad it's pleasing. Let's hope it continues!

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I've been managing in Chile now for half a season and the season has come to a close. What went on I hear you ask? Well it's time to explain what happened at the first club 'Tongey' managed in his career. It's a good story so settle in.

MANAGER UPDATE

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As you're aware, at the start of the save I had 'Zero Coaching Qualifcations' and that is definitely something that I looked to rectify from the off in Chile. I asked the board if I could go on a coaching course claiming that it would help the club in the long run if I could enhance my skills, and of course, they soaked that all up and granted me permission!

https://i.imgur.com/R4uL93b.png


First one in the bag, and immediately I asked if I could go on my second coaching course to improve my skills even further. They agreed and I'm currently studying for my National B License which will hopefully help me further down the line in my career and the hunt for trophies.

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END OF SEASON UPDATE

Now I can't lie to you, we weren't in a good position when I took over. We were 2nd bottom and headed for relegation from the Chilean First Division B which would more than likely end with me receiving the dread P45. I was determined not to let this happen at my first job as I don't think it would look good on my CV. Anyway, we had 17 games to turn our luck around and survive the drop. If we did this then I can start building for next season, bring in my own players and really build my own team. This season is all about survival.

It doesn't look too good in terms of the number of green dots on the fixture list in my 17 games in charge. The number of red dots greatly outnumbers the green ones and there are also far too many yellow dots on there too for my liking. During these 17 games, we managed to get 5 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses. Ultimately it all came down to a final day match against San Marcos De Arica who occupied 15th position at the time, whilst we occupied 14th. Whoever won would stay up. So what happened?

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Somehow, we had done it. A massive 4-1 victory on the final day meant that we keep our place in the Chilean First Division B for at least another season. I'm really happy to have kept us up, and I can now build on this for next season. Time for me to shine and put my own stamp on the club.



Next Post: Pre Season Round Up 2019
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That was so tight and interesting at the end. Hopefully, the new coaching badges will help you to even get promoted next season.
MATT ESKINS - WORLDWIDE JOURNEYMAN
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THE NEW FERGUSON - MAN UTD
Link: https://sortitoutsi.net/careers/story/44394

First job was all about keeping them up this year, now its about building on it and seeing what you an achieve here
New save coming for FM20...:- Heartbreak, misery, but hope on the horizon... https://i.imgur.com/vyxFXJL.png?1
Objective number 1 to stay in the league - check! Excited to see where this goes from here mate.
@Looch, too right it was close. I definitely thought that worst before that final game. My job was definitely on the line.

@Dan, job one on the list has been checked off. Time for job two. Win the league...

@bigmattb28, you've got that right, it's time to win the league now!
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Last time around it was the end of season update, and you saw us escape the drop on a dramatic final day where we managed a huge win to keep us in the league, and more importantly myself in a job. I've had the whole offseason now to get rid of the dead wood and bring in some players that will help me stamp my own mark on the league.

MANAGER UPDATE

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I'm still studying for my National B License and once that is completed I will be asking the board permission to start the National A License, which I'm sure they will accept as I think they can already see the benefits.

In terms of my contract, the board decided that I was good enough for another offer. They offered me a lovely 1 year extension where I will earn a massive £500 a week. I'm happy that board felt that they wanted to do that, as it shows a commitment to me and I can carry on trying to build the club up and onwards into the big leagues.


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TRANSFERS // IN

Ronald Gonzàlez // ST // San Luis de Qullota // £9k
Ronald played for us on loan last season and did alright. He's got a decent eye for goal and I couldn't turn down the fact that he was on the transfer list. He will be used in a rotation system up top and hopefully will score a fair amount of goals for me.
https://i.imgur.com/CYJ7ltR.png


Pablo Sanhueza // CB // Magallanes // Free
Pablo is a commanding centre back that should slot straight into the squad. He has great heading ability and is fairly strong so hopefully, he can be a good presence at the back.
https://i.imgur.com/bLVZiNs.png


Joaquin Moya // CM // Barnechea // Free
Joaqin is a tricky little midfield player who plays best a Mezzala. He's an instant upgrade on the past in the middle so will be in my starting midfield partnership.
https://i.imgur.com/9Ezdv64.png


Gonzalo Reyes // ST // Santiago Morning // Free
Gonzalo comes from a strong Santiago Morning squad last season. He's a quick, strong presence up top and should score goals for fun if played correctly. Hopefully, he's my star buy of the season.
https://i.imgur.com/jLUvwQh.png


Daniel Castillo // GK // Universidad de Concepion // Free
Daniel will come straight in to compete for the number one job with our Boris. He's got good stats for a keeper and I don't mind either keeper starting on day one.
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PRE SEASON RESULTS

For our preseason, we had a total of 6 friendlies organised. 5 of these were included in a tour of our home country Chile. Things went really well for us as we won the first 5 friendlies in a row scoring a total of 18 goals in the process. We conceded 5, 1 in every game so no clean sheet for us but the wins are the important things. We managed to grab a draw in the last friendly which is ok in my eyes. A good performance against a decent team.

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I feel like we are ready for the new season now, and I feel confident in my squads ability. Who knows? That could be famous last words.


Next Post: Mid Season 2019
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Got to love a bit of last day drama @tongey, and it’s good to see you bring in a new spine of the team! Fingers crossed for the season
Some decent enough signings there mate and with your extension at lest you're here for 1 more season, hopefully something good happens this season
@AdamRK A new spine was definitely needed. Hopefully, they can bring a bit of stability to the squad.

@bigmattb28 an extension at least gives me time to do something. Who knows what will happen, we definitely aren't the best team in Chile!
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A Quick Update

So, the situation so far this season is this; so far we have played 11 games in the league campaign, and so far we have played 11 games without a win. Yes, that's right! WITHOUT A WIN! We've played 11 games, 6 of which have ended in draws, and 5 of which have ended in losses. That's not good enough for me, and I'm not impressed with my management or the players' ability to win games. Here are the fixtures we've played so far and what's happened in them anyway...

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The league table doesn't look good for us either, we sit 2nd bottom. The only positive is that it's still relatively close. Our form just has to pick up and we may get a run of wins going and we can rocket up that league. More likely though, is that we will continue our woeful form and sit at the bottom of the league for the foreseeable future.

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Of course, the board aren't happy, and I got that dreaded email calling me in for a meeting to discuss confidence in the manager. I pleaded my case saying that it is my first job in management, and they agreed to keep me on if our form improves. The challenge is in...

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10 points from 5 games!




Next Post: 5 games later...
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Ouch, times are getting tough, best find some points to keep that board satisfied
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@Dan, times are indeed tough, can you guess what happened next?

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THE 5 GAMES...

Can you imagine what happened in these 5 games. I had been set a target of 10 points from these 5 games.

We started off with a huge 3-1 loss against a team below us. That was the game I was banking on winning, to be honest, and we lost it. Not a good start to the challenge.

We got our 1st point of the 10 required as we drew with Deportes Iquique 1-1.

We surprisingly beat Deportes Puerto Montt who were sitting in 3rd position at the time. Our first win of the season!!

We made it 2 wins on the bounce as we trounced Coquimbo Unido 4-0 to make it 7 points collected so far. One game to go and we had to win it!


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We lost the game. What a game though. It had it all! 6-3 was the final score...and that was that...

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MANAGER NEWS

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I did manage to squeeze one last thing out of the club before they sacked me though...I asked them to send me on a coaching course and they accepted. They will fund the course, and I'm now not employed by them...Thanks, and seeya!

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Next Post: The Next Job
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Tricky times, know from my own experience that South American football is pretty unforgiving at times! Sure you'll do better in your next job!
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Journeyman's Journey II
Trip to: China | South Africa

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I'd been unemployed for a total of 41 days when a little team in Uruguay gave me the chance to become their first team manager. I jumped at the chance and was on the next plane to this wonderful country!

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Club Overview

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Juventud de La Piedres are a professional Uruguayan team playing in the Uruguayan Second Division. They have significantly more history than my previous club having been founded in 1935. They've only won the two trophies in that time, the first being Uruguayan Second Division and the second being the Uruguayan Second Division B. Not exactly a trophy cabinet brimming to the rafters though, so that's my aim. Get them some trophies!


The average ticket price for a game is £5 so really cheap, let's hope I can give them good value for this. The club has no fierce rivals and no other rivals, which seems strange to me.

The team play their home games at the Estadio Municipal Parque Artigas which holds a capacity of 3,500 which is all seated!
Training Facilities: Below Average
Youth Facilities: Below Average


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The Season so Far...

Fixtures

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As you can see, it's been a fairly decent season for the club. I'm not too sure why the previous manager got sacked. I've come into the club with 2 games to go on the season so not much time to get anything done this season. The season started fairly well for them with a good few wins on the board early doors. I suppose the form went downhill at the end and they haven't won in the last 3 games.

League Table

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The club currently sit in 6th position, with 2 games to go in the league campaign! 6 points on offer, and only a 5 point gap to the playoff! It can still be done but looks very unlikely.

The Squad

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We have some really good quality in the team, and I'm not too disappointed with what I've got at my disposal. Obviously, I'll look to strengthen after the season finishes.

Frederico Vinas is the pick of the boys up front, and hopefully, he will be my main goalscorer.

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Maximilliano Lemos is probably the best player at the club. The centre midfielder will have the hopes of the fans pinned on him.
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Next Post: End of Season Update
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Last time around it was the end of season update, and you saw us escape the drop on a dramatic final day where we managed a huge win to keep us in the league, and more importantly myself in a job. I've had the whole offseason now to get rid of the dead wood and bring in some players that will help me stamp my own mark on the league.

MANAGER UPDATE

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I've only gone and got myself another coaching qualification. This means I currently have a National A License. I have asked the board at my new club to send me on the next course but they refused because of the financial situation at the club. We are in serious debt and I don't see that changing so that's quite frustrating.

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TRANSFERS // IN

Renzo Perez // CM // Deportivo Maldonado // Free
He should come straight into the first team. We had a severe lack of midfield players so to get one of his quality is really pleasing.
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Brahyan Pinhiero // LB // Cerro // Free
What a player this lad looks. He's an instant starter at LB. I'm hoping to train him as a wing-back as well, but I'm ecstatic to get him on board.
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Marcio Benitez // ST // Free
He's a fairly late addition to the squad but he's a good competition for the main Strikers role. I'm hoping him and Vinas can score a shed load of goals between them.
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TRANSFERS // OUT

Juan Pintado // RB // Bella Vista // £82k (£105k)
I really didn't want to let him go, and fought for him to stay but he had his heart set on it and was winding the dressing room up. The baord stepped in and sold him.
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PRE SEASON RESULTS

A decent pre season behind us now. 7 games played, 2 losses and 5 wins. That's good enough for me. The players should be full of fitness and should be ready to start the season in a couple of days time. We scored a total of 12 goals in these friendlies and let only 5 in which is always a good sign!

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[color=Green]Next Post: Mid Season 2020/color]
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Good luck in Uruguay, hopefully a good job to allow you to bounce back
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Hopefully, you can have better luck in Uruguay than you did in Chile.
Wow, getting sacked was quite harsh I think, especially seeing as the club were always likely to struggle. Best of luck in Uruguay though after a decent pre season. Pintado looks like a good signing for you, hopefully get the ball into the box often to create some good chances
@Dan I'm sure things can't be as bad as they were in Chile. Uruguay should be a better fit for me for now.

@HawkAussie, you'd like to think so wouldn't you. For a start, I think the names in the Uruguayan league are easier to pronounce which makes things easier for me haha.

@bigmattb28, I think getting sacked was a blessing in disguise to be honest with you. This club are a better fit for me and have the backing to do a bit better than I could have done in Chile.
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