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Champions League Chat

So I’ve just finished watching another enthralling night of Champions League football. It was the battle of the goliaths as Barcelona took on Manchester City at the Etihad, while the other tie was an equally exciting encounter between two perennial dark horses of Europe as Borussia Dortmund played Juventus. 426 more words

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FM15 Evolution of Simeone's 442

A friend on the forums, suggested it would be more helpful for me to detail the process on how the system evolved. I wanted to stay true to the spirit of Simeone’s system, but at the same time it had to do well within the restrictions imposed by the FM match engine. 1,754 more words

Football Manager Tactics

In Transit

I spend a lot of time on Amazon. I suppose I should feel hostile towards them, because small business, local economy, blah blah blah, but really I think Jeff Bezos should be considered for canonization.   713 more words

Getting Over "Anger Phobia"

How you respond to an angry and hostile individual can shift the course of a conversation. Disarming does not include being defensive. Why? Because that turns an already precarious conversation into a debate and keeps the other person “armed.” In most cases, the individual wants to express anger, and be heard, understood, and accepted. 470 more words

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