Simulated Football Management Games
Role-Play fantasy football simulated management games reflect a virtual football world TOTALLY created by the
participants within the game. You literally are the manager and play that
role with football match results simulated rather than following real life
soccer action. Our review of these games offered online should help you
choose which competition suits you best. We have concentrated on UK based competitions. If
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What follows is a list of the games reviewed and, below
that, our commentary of each online game. Last
updated: 18 February 2007
Challenge Football League (ECFL)
Simulated Role Playing League.
The European Challenge Football League is a simulated League which uses some of the very finest sides in Europe. With 40 teams and 4 Divisions, the challenge to be crowned the best side in the ECFL is a very tough
one. Its not for part timers, but if you think you have the stomach to take on the best of the best, then ECFL may be what you want. Reviewed 31 May 2004.
Well organised, presented and detailed website. GI Soccer is a simulated roleplay fantasy football league in which the English Premiership is focused upon. More teams including The Championship, League One and League Two could be added in the future. Looking for ambitious, intelligent members to help the site progress.
Reviewed 18 Feb 2007.
ISMFA is a large, single league, fantasy soccer
management game. For each game managers must pick their team using their
web browser - taking into account fitness, injuries and suspensions - and
select their tactics to try and out-smart their opponents. Every club can
trade with every other club meaning that you have contact with managers
all over the world. Games are played at least once a week but can be more
frequent depending on whether you are in the cup and European
Competitions. As of Dec 2003 there are 3,000 players to buy, sell and
loan, 110 teams to play in 3 competitions. The Cup competition has a real
trophy to be won and on top of all this the game is free to Play. Reviewed
1 January 2004.
Just Another Football League is exactly the opposite! Take full control
of your team, from squad selection and team tactics to team finances and
negotiating player contracts. JAFL (as at July 2002) was in its 5th season
and has 4 divisions of 10 teams. Role playing is
Football Manager (UFM)
UFM is a role-play fantasy football game. The transfers
etc. are run through message boards however on the main site games are reviewedin a Match of the day style. All stats are given on the site e.g. top
scorers bookings etc. The results are simulated by a downloaded results simulator. Reviewed 31 May 2004.
USSM is a free simulated fantasy
football role-playing game based on the Championship Manager series. You
get the opportunity to manage one of 16 English teams. If you are
unsure how to role-play but you wish to apply there is a section on the
site which will help you with this. This site is updated normally
4-5 times a week. Games are played at the weekend. Match overviews
give you a detailed report of what happened in the game. There is a
European competition as well as a domestic one. Managers of all ages are
accepted as long as you are willing to role-play and submit tactics.
Currently taking applications for new league starting at the end of July
2002. Reviewed 22 June 2002.