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Which is the best Football Manager game up until now?

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I'm thinking of giving one of them a go as I've never played a FM game before...
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If you want authentic team logos, player faces, a hundred billion clubs to choose from, plus decent gameplay then : FIFA Manager 09

If you want excellent gameplay but none of the above stuff then Football Manager 2009.
    
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i started with fm 2008 and loved it. 09 feels a little weird though, so im staying with my 08 game
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Ok I'll think about either FM 2008 or 2009, don't know yet which to pick, but thanks for helping. +rep
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Try out this: www.hattrick.org
It's free and easy!
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Look for championship manager 01/02 to get the very basics, its where I started but I still needed some advice when moving onto the football manager series. (Championship manager was made by the same people who make football manager, the company split a few years ago and all the people who knew what they were doing set up SI and started the football manager series, there are still championship manager games every year but they do not compare).

Also a fair warning, these games tend to be buggy as hell for a few months after release until they sort a patch out. Saying that im still waiting for them to fix the spanish reserve teams games not being played on 08 - which I guess they just arent going to fix.
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no no no fm 07 was the best. fm08 was too buggy. However, football manager series have been golden.

there are some problems, esp with transfer market. but they're great games, way above ea fifa series
    
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