Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P05 3-4-3

Did somebody say Groundhog Day? Hello again. It’s CM3, the year is 1998 and yes, its Nottingham Forest. This time in the Tactical Test it is the turn of 3-4-3. This proved to be a popular formation when the blog squad completed the CM3 Treble Challenge with Man Utd so I’m hopeful. At least we’ve… Read More Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P05 3-4-3

Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P04 4-4-2 Diamond

Yes, that’s right, it’s Groundhog Day! Here we are back again in Nottingham trying to see which in-house tactic from CM3 can squeeze the most life out of a very obviously First Division Forest competing in the Premier League. This time in the Tactical Test it’s the turn of 4-4-2 Diamond. Will it work? We’ll… Read More Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P04 4-4-2 Diamond

Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P03 4-4-2 Attacking

Hello and welcome back to ‘what the f*** are these pre-set tactics and why would anyone use them’ also known as the Tactical Test. Here we are again with the beautifully crap Nottingham Forest squad of 1998/99. Let the hiding commence: Generally blown away in the first half as ever. Woan is me. A typically… Read More Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P03 4-4-2 Attacking

Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P02 4-4-2 Defensive

Hello! Welcome back to our CM3 tactical test. As ever we’re looking to see just how much a specific tactic can alter the real-life fortunes of Nottingham Forest, this time its 4-4-2 Defensive. Once again, we get off to a losing start at Middlesbrough. This time it’s a good walloping. We’re out the blocks against… Read More Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P02 4-4-2 Defensive

Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P01 4-4-2

CM3 is notorious for having a challenging match engine with the tactics being difficult to exploit a benefit from, especially for the CM3 novice. But what about just mastering the out of the box tactics? Well in this series we’ll complete the 10-game challenge with each built in tactic to a set style of play… Read More Championship Manager 3 – Season 98/99: Tactical Test P01 4-4-2

Blackburn Rovers Challenge: CM03/04 – Ain’t Nor Way he just did that! | @Taitanator

We just can’t get enough…of Blackburn Rovers, and this time it’s Rob picking up the mantle for the final time this week, this time in CM0304…it’s a Braath of fresh air… The challenge every member of the blog squad is playing as Blackburn on a different version of CM, I said I would do CM0304… Read More Blackburn Rovers Challenge: CM03/04 – Ain’t Nor Way he just did that! | @Taitanator

Blackburn Rovers Challenge – Rovers Return: CM99/00 | @KingOfTheRooks

If you’re not sick of Blackburn Rovers now, fair play to you! Andrew is here to give us a taste of CM9900 and he’s looking to take Blackburn straight back up. Will it all be duff? Or will he end the season cock-a-pea? Yes, we’re back in the CM3 series, in particular the 99/00 season.… Read More Blackburn Rovers Challenge – Rovers Return: CM99/00 | @KingOfTheRooks

Blackburn Rovers Challenge: CM97/98 – One Season in Blackburn | @FMCM_FC

Nathan is the latest in the blog squad to take on a Blackburn challenge, this time in CM9798. Some of his signings have a religious theme, but will he make a religious habit of winning?… Hello. Welcome to Lancashire. @KingOfTheRooks has set us a new challenge. Members of the Blog Squad were told to take… Read More Blackburn Rovers Challenge: CM97/98 – One Season in Blackburn | @FMCM_FC