Managing West Ham on Football Manager can be a very difficult task to take on.
Over the years our players on the game have been average, and it’s pretty difficult to strengthen the side from the off when the board give you limited funds to work with.
This year it’s a little bit easier, with our squad being a lot stronger than before. But that means bigger teams are more likely to come in for our best performers, which unfortunately you’re going to have to give in to.
That’s because the board aren’t willing to give you a penny to strengthen your squad further, which means you’ll have to sell before buying.
But it’s ok, because by selling a couple the likes of Enner Valencia and Winston Reid (they normally ask for moves away in the first transfer window) you can raise up to £30m of transfer funds. Now you’re in business.
But you’ve got to spend it wisely. So here’s a look at six bargain buys to consider when managing West Ham on FM16…