However, there is a way to bring La Liga to another continent in a non-controversial manner. That means you can squeeze one or two more shrewd deals to add to a squad tasked with juggling a Europa League campaign. Wellington Phoenix League: Hyundai Australian A-League Transfer Budget: £107k Wage Budget Per Week : £27k Finally we head to New Zealand. Nobody is giving them a chance to stay up, they have no transfer budget and begin the season with a big list of concerns they need to address in order to compete at the highest level. This challenge is good for those trying to do the Five Continent Challenge. Far more challenging is taking on lesser teams with diminished reputations, comparative weaknesses to the rest of their league or no money at all.
In 2017-18, the sports association of Rapid, Academia Rapid Bucharest set up a new Rapid Bucharest once again in the fourth tier of Romanian football, instantly winning promotion to the third tier. A number of steady signings have come in on loan but a whole load of managerial nous will also be needed to keep the Spanish minnows in the top flight. A decent youth system will set you up well for the future, and with the right management Brugge could be the scene of a fair few magical European nights. Genclerbirligi have one of the highest transfer budgets in the Turkish second tier and the highest wage budget. Gabigol, on loan from Inter Milan, and top talent Rodrygo will be handy, along with former Fulham star Bryan Ruiz and on loan Dynamo Kyiv star Derlis Gonzalez.
In December 2016 the club, after half a season of inactivity was declared bankrupt. Now can you get the Railwaymen back in the top flight of Romanian football challenging Steaua and Dinamo once again? Although, the squad have an interestingly large wage budget, which could be used to lure a European-based player in the twilight of their career seeking one last big pay cheque. However, the country does have one professional team, Wellington Phoenix who play their football in the Australian A-League, the only non-Australian team in the league. You do have a plethora of talent with the likes of Isco, Gareth Bale, and Marco Asensio. Climb the Football League pyramid with Salford City These are heady times at Salford City. However, last season, for the first time, they were relegated from the top flight in Germany.
The team already has some talents on it, plus really good infrastructure, which should help you grow quickly as you rise through the divisions. This challenge is all about getting the right deals and putting time and effort into scouting. However, in the summer, disaster struck, as the man who orchestrated the promotion, John Askey, left to join third tier Shrewsbury Town. Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur are keen on De Ligt 9. This challenge is a three step one, firstly, return Ajax Cape Town to the top flight. Ex-Leeds United star Stephen McPhail will be your director of football. They're such imperious presences these days that it's not so much football management simulation as it is an on-rails experience watching them run off with the league.
Beating rivals Porto and Benfica to the title must be the main aim though. Three times champions of Romania in 1966-67, 1998-99 and 2002-03 and winners of the Romanian Cup 13 times, in 2013, the club were relegated to the second tier of Romanian football. However, after financial problems, the club folded at the conclusion of the 2015-16 season. Football Manager fanatics will finally be able to get their hands on the latest edition of the popular franchise next month. Sunderland Things are pretty grim at the Stadium of Light right now, but brave gaffers have a chance to halt the slide and set the Black Cats back on their way to the top.
Viktoria Zizkov League: Czech National Football League Transfer Budget: £174k Wage Budget Per Week : £7k Prague-based Viktoria Zizkov are a historically famous club, winning the 1927-28 Czechoslovak championship and 7 Czechoslovak Cups, all before 1940. Dukla Prague Czech Liga Remember you wanted their away kit that one Christmas? Why not avoid all that nonsense and treat yourself to a dive into the latest incarnation of Football Manager. Well, now they need you to guide them back to their former glory. Flying high in the National League, Salford have their sights set on title success this year. Make Barry Town dominant again During the early 1990s, Barry Town enjoyed a period of dominance in Welsh football.
Originally founded in 1927, the original football club went out of business in 1955, however, continued to trade as a social club. Forget the money and contacts at Wolves, or a trip to Wales with Cardiff, the west Londoners could be the perfect job. Rangers Scottish Premiership Celtic and Brendan Rodgers need to be knocked off their perch. They won't have Old Firm money either, so they're arguably the most interesting team to take on in that league. The squad has already been trimmed down significantly but more cuts can be made and there will be a healthy budget for new signings compared to their League One rivals. So, can you win an historical first Libertadores for Peru? You can be any team in the Peruvian top flight. Make the most of , Frenkie de Jong, Donny van de Beek, and Hakim Ziyech while you can.
Could you achieve promotion over a nine year or even quicker period from League Two to the Scottish Premier League joining fellow Edinburgh clubs Hearts and Hibernian? Danny Collins, Martyn Woolford and Ben Pringle all have experience higher up the pyramid and provide a solid base from which to build. Julian Brandt, Leon Bailey and Kai Havertz are at the forefront of an electric generation coming through at the BayArena, while there is still enough experience in the side to stick it out when the going gets tough. Summer signings William Carvalho and Sergio Canales have bolstered an already competent squad and an assault on the top four could be on the cards with a couple more sensible additions. Can you lead Melilla to the Spanish top flight and see regular La Liga matches come to the continent of Africa? A talented goalkeeping crop and an English wonderkid in Ryan Sessegnon supplement good players like Jean Michael Seri, Aleksandar Mitrovic, Tom Cairney, and Andre Schurrle. Founded in 1999 via the merger of two clubs Seven Stars and Cape Town Spurs to serve as a feeder team for Dutch giants Ajax in Africa. Can you start to get Kiwis to fall in love with the World Game by dominating in the A-League and creating a Kiwi Dynasty? Gabriel Barbosa in action for Santos. How many campaigns will it take you to make 1860 any kind of match for Bayern? Parma Serie A We all get pangs of nostalgia and if you have a Golazzo feeling in your gut then Parma are the club for you.