The Nearly Men 2037/38 Open Thread: tactical changes are in the cards in Belgrade, as Nicolaj Bur looks to put Champions League heartbreak behind him at the 2037 Club World Cup and Africa Cup of Nations.
The Nearly Men
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.
And if you just can’t get enough… Churc out The Ballad of Toothless Bob, a series conceived and co-authored by Seattle Red and Oriole that serves as a narrative companion to the Nearly Men, exploring the world of Nicolaj Bur, away from the pitch. What is Project Arcturus? What lies beyond the twisted redstone door, deep in the bowels of the Santiago Bernabéu?
The 2035/36 Season Review: It may have been a year to remember for Nicolaj Bur, but the bitter taste of defeat does not sit well in his mouth.