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The Team

Johnny Karp – Co-owner and founder of the website, a Romanian Football Manager addict. He’s been playing the game since CM ’97-’98, never missed any of the versions since then. His footballing career stopped before it began, he liked playing the game but disliked having to run around like crazy during the pretty harsh training sessions. He’s a supporter of the Romanian national team, Universitatea Craiova, Arsenal and… the Blyth Spartans! You can contact him at johnny[at]footballmanagerstory[dot]com

Darren Smith – Co-owner of the website and charged with overseeing the Football Manager Stories Scouting Network, Darren also writes guides and tactics on the main site. He merged with Johnny Karp in 2011 after moving from his own successful site named Allthatisfootballmanager. A football fanatic, whether it be the real thing or video games. He has been playing Fifa and Football Manager for donkey’s years. Deriving from the North East Darren supported Scarborough. However turned into a dedicated Newcastle fan from the age of 7. He enjoys watching Soccer Saturday and any live games. However Football Manager is his real passion. You can contact Darren at darren[at]footballmanagerstory[dot]com

Jake Lenahan aka Excessive - He is in charge of the Football Manager Stories Forum. An avid Manchester City fan, he has been supporting the blues since he can remember. Half Swedish, half English, he has shifted houses more times than a spade shovels soil but never looses his passion for football. Been playing FM since 2007, has decided to change from his regular team of Droylsden and manage a team closer to his heart, Varbergs BOIS. Open and honest, someone that you can come to with anything. You can contact him on jake_lenahan[at]hotmail[dot]com



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  33 Responses to “About”

  1. hi, just wondering how you sign up?cheers.

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    Please contact us for more details.

    Best regards,

    Team FootballQs

  3. i also use infolinks on 3 of my blogs and it is also earning as much as adsense. .”`

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  5. sorry,can´t post my results in the proper page, not working……

    Holland v japan 1 (2-1)
    Ghana v Australia 1 (2-1)
    Cameroon v Denmark 1 (1-2)

    • @Mariano
      Those are already posted on the proper page, thanks. I can’t understand the Cameroon vs Denmark prediction though, please clarify.

  6. cameroon 1 denmark 2

  7. Can you suggest a good logo and facepack for fm 10?

  8. Hey, Just came across your site when I was looking at FM blogs as me and my friend are looking at making one. I’ve never been on your site before and I haven’t actually published a blog on FM either (except for a few posts about a network game during FM08 on sortitoutsi.com . I do have previous blogging experience on Tumblr, but I know that’s a completely different thing. I’d love to join your site though. What is the best way for me to go about it. Cheers.

    • I’m happy that you want to join the team, just send me an e-mail at johnny[at]footballmanagerstory[dot]com and we’ll discuss it there. Cheers.

  9. hey how do i write my own story mate about my solihull moors team

    and question on football manager how do you put on time wasting??

  10. god I was a noob back then haha just read thorugh this 5 new people since Febuary :o

    hopefully my name can be on here soon as long as I stay to this website that likes to run slowly for me :(

  11. Hi there,

    Have to say, after playing FM since it was CM3, this is the first time I’ve actually got around to reading other people’s stories! And I very much enjoyed it!
    In recent seasons I’ve taken to discussing games with friends who now live abroad via email, which has effectively led to writing a tale of epic proportions (no dragons in sight yet but I’m working on it… )and also gotten me to thinking perhaps I should share this with the world at large; not because I’m deluded enough to think my games are that interesting but more because I feel people other than my flatmate should get to share in my shouting at the monitor when their keeper get’s a 9.0 rating or we concede in injury time!
    Soo… my question is this, how does one go about setting up a story?! Is there a section on here in which I can post something or is there another forum/site for novice tale-tellers such as myself to ply our trade?
    Your thoughts/opinions/advice/generic put-downs would be appreciated…

  12. I have one question :). How and where I can “sign in” in on the website http://www.footballmanagerstory.com/. I saw only “login”

    • Why would you want to sign in? Anyway, the log in button is only for the writers but if you give me a good reason I can make an account for you.

  13. hi johnny i love reading your sites stories and i was wondering if i could write my own on your site?????
    i want to start one with shakhtar donetsk and i want to conquer europe
    i am using your barca tactic and it works a treat thanks!!!

  14. I found your website, i believe your blog site is awsome, keep writing.

  15. Hey guys what happend to the Network thing that was like facebook we had it on here around a year ago was fantastic but now it’s gone!