The Nearly Men
PSA: Seattle Red has “retired” from writing about FM. Unfortunately, that means that the Nearly Men has come to an end.
Let me tell you something, my friend. Hope is a dangerous thing. Hope can drive a man insane.
This archive is dedicated to Seattle Red’s FM 20 save which chronicles the exploits of Danish/Dutch manager Nicolaj Bur in his attempt to bring redemption for the “Nearly Men” of Europe.
2041/42 Open Thread: Nicolaj Bur’s Ivory Coast head to Equatorial Guinea for the Cup of Nations, in preparation for the 2042 World Cup, while Stade de Reims return to the Champions League.
The 2039/40 Season Review: I miss the city I love ’cause I’ve been having an affair, with Athens and Gladbach, Belgrade, Reims, Abidjan if I may dare…
2038/39 Open Thread: Nicolaj Bur’s Ivory Coast take on the world at South Africa 2038. Where will Nicolaj go, after Partizan’s Champions League triumph?