New Football Manager 2014 'News' Video


Football Manager can get very addictive I’m sure you will all agree! Well the News system has had a revamp in Football Manager 2014 with a video being released showing the changes.

The video sees Miles Jacobson talk you through the changes to the revamped news system this year. Miles has also been tweeting throughout the week with a number of new features for this year which include:

Monday 26th August

  • Train players to develop as leaders #FM14info
  • PIK loans added #FM14info
  • Refs now retire, and new ones appear. #FM14info
  • Split 1st and 2nd half shot analysis #FM14info
  • Marker in financial projection graph to indicate where the club are in relation to thebudget #FM14info
  • MLS Transfer revamp #FM14info

Tuesday 27th August

  • Privately congratulate player on winning 1st cap or scoring 1st international goal #FM14info 
  • Press conf. question if stadium improvements or new stadium request isgranted/rejected by chairman #FM14info
  • Regional refs for regional comps, such as Conference North #FM14info
  • Streamlined first level “Add to Shortlist” menu option on Player Screen #FM14info
  • Player suitability delivered in one report in Backroom Advice #FM14info
  • More information displayed on Manager and Staff screen in FMC #FM14info
  • Relevant press conference questions when joining struggling side mid-season #FM14info
  • Increased attendances for friendlies at new stadiums #FM14info

Wednesday 28th August

  • More realistic fan reaction to losses against superioropposition #FM14info
  • One news story generated if multiple players withdraw from international squad #FM14info
  • MLS first round draft picks ask for either a Senior or SEL contracts #FM14info
  • Press conference question on Chairman’s ambitions for the club, if any requests arerejected #FM14info
  • Full access to shortlists regardless of which team managed or if unemployed #FM14info
  • Streamlined Continental Qualification seeding news stories #FM14info

Thursday 29th August

  • Request fixture rearrange or postponement if multiple players are called up forinternational duty #FM14info
  • Preview news item on next round of league fixtures #FM14info
  • Ability in training calendar to split days into Rest and Match Preparation #FM14info
  • Your team is already picked for you when taking over a club in FMC #FM14info
  • Conditional loan repayments such as “repayble on Promotion to top division” #realism #FM14info
  • Training camp shown on training calendar #FM14info
  • Press conference question on new chairman after a takeover #FM14info

Friday 30th August

  • 8 new player roles for #FM14info Half back, target flank man, limited FB, complete wing back,enganche, regista, false no.9, shadow striker

In a weird yet enticing twist, Animal Crossing lovers (Yup, that’s right) can also share their love for Football Manager 2014 by sporting an awesome FM shirt. You can see the image of the shirt, the QR code and the ‘News’ video below and we would love your thoughts via the comment section below.



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