Real Football Manager Stories, From Real Football Manager Fans

Win Football Manager For Life:

We Are The Managers is where Football Manager fans share their stories. From 'suiting up' for a big match to meeting a hero in real life, everyone who's played Football Manager has a story to tell... and this is where we retell the best of them.

If you'd like to see your story told here, get in touch to start the ball rolling. You could even end up winning Football Manager for life.


  • Spencer FC
    Spencer has turned his love for Football Manager into a living and now when he plays people watch him live on YouTube and Twitch
  • Dan Walker
    Football Focus’ Dan Walker narrates the adventures of his FM-alias Dave Longface and recounts his FM-fuelled university days.
  • Alex Brooker
    Alex learned a valuable Football Manager lesson whilst on the quiet carriage of a train. We’ve all been there!
  • Bafétimbi Gomis
    When Bafetembi moved from Lyon to Swansea he decided to load up Football Manager to learn about his new teammates
  • The Dutch Cards
    5 lads who frequently drive 350 miles to England for the love of Woking FC, all because of managing them in Football Manager
  • The Stevland Angus Appreciation Society
    Everyone’s got a favourite Football Manager player. But not everyone creates a fan club for theirs…
  • Mitch
    The girl of Mitch’s dreams plays Football Manager. He got his tactics wrong with a cautious approach and she’s now disappeared out of scouting range. Where are you FM girl?
  • Jorge Lorenzo
    Even as a triple Moto GP World Champion, it hurts more to Jorge Lorenzo when he loses in Football Manager
  • From his bedroom to the boardroom
    Chris was fed up with life in London and needed to escape the rain. His girlfriend gave him an ultimatum so he turned to Football Manager for inspiration…