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A Football Manager Podcast brought to you by the #WeStreamFM team! We bring you a new podcast every Monday at 8am focusing on Football Manager past, present and future as well as little bit of real football for good measure!

A Football Manager Podcast brought to you by the #WeStreamFM team! We bring you a new podcast every Monday at 8am focusing on Football Manager past, present and future as well as little bit of real football for good measure!
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United Kingdom

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A Football Manager Podcast brought to you by the #WeStreamFM team! We bring you a new podcast every Monday at 8am focusing on Football Manager past, present and future as well as little bit of real football for good measure!

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@5StarPod

Language:

English


Episodes

Easy Like Sunday Morning?

4/21/2019
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The TwitchCon lurgy has caught up with some of the pod regulars but we managed to find Doop hidden in a cave to help out! We discuss the difficulty level of this year's Football Manager, drop some podcasting suggestions and have a quiz provided to us by stand-in quizmaster Dave. 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your...

Duration:01:01:50

The Drop On Klopp

4/14/2019
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With the ranks depleted by a trip to TwitchCon in Berlin, we call on friend of the pod DoctorBenjy as well as WeStreamFM new boys Proudie and Herb to fill the void. You'll get to know the new recruits a little better by being treated to some personal FM accolades, achievements and the odd Proudie 'disasterclass'. There's also a discussion about how we would fit Jurgen Klopp's current tactical approach at Liverpool into FM19 and of course there's still time for a quiz... 5 Star Potential is a...

Duration:01:11:43

Opinions Are Like Arseholes

4/7/2019
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Now that we've just about reached the half way point of Football Manager 2019's lifespan, the lads take a look through some of the more 'interesting' reviews of the game on Steam... Doop reveals some big news and there's of course still time for Curty's quiz too. 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please...

Duration:00:55:00

Tactics Like It's 1999

3/31/2019
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Thanks to a great suggestion from an avid listener we decided it would be perfectly timed to talk about recreating real-life tactics in Football Manager, with the inaugural entry being that of the treble-winning Manchester United side from the 1998/99 season. We'd love to hear any differences of opinion on the roles we have chosen so don't forget to get in touch via the usual channels! There was also time for a lightning fast quiz from Curtdizzle. 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager...

Duration:01:01:22

Living The Lower League Life

3/24/2019
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As some of the lads have started saves with lower league teams recently, we decided to shed some light on our experiences outside of the top few divisions. There's also a marvellous non-league themed quiz from Curtdizzle too! 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please use the links below to check out your...

Duration:01:02:51

Tactical Journeys

3/17/2019
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With everyone present and correct, this week the boys revisit a topic that they covered before FM19 had even been released, starting tactics from scratch! We had little time for a Q & A but there is still a Curty's quiz for you to get frustrated with... 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please use the...

Duration:01:10:33

New Host Who Dis

3/10/2019
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Dave takes the hosts chair once again as the lads discuss when is the right time to move on the players that are no longer spring chickens and Curty hosts an excellent quiz with a big twist... Intrigued? Good! 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please use the links below to check out your wonderful hosts!...

Duration:01:10:04

A Player Role For Every Hole

3/3/2019
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In Episode 80 of the pod the gents have a chin wag about the 03/04 data created by TheMadScientistFM, as well as covering your thoughts about favoured role combinations for FM19. There's still time to squeeze in a quiz from Curtdizzle too! Links to TheMadScientistFM's 03/04 database: https://t.co/ZuFZBVsFAZ or https://t.co/llPJNz5LyA 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud...

Duration:01:04:26

Need To Update This

2/24/2019
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With main host Nerdphonic on a swanky trip abroad, the Maltese Magician Dave Azzopardi takes the hosting role. This week the lads chat about the imminent winter update for Football Manager 2019. They discuss what needs to be improved and taking a look at your comments from our tweet regarding upgrades. 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on...

Duration:00:47:05

#78 - Number 10 Love In

2/17/2019
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As we all forwent spending a romantic evening with our better halves on Valentine's Day to record this week's pod, we decided to have a bit of a love-in regarding the number 10 role and the different ways that it can be interpreted and approached in Football Manager. There's a wee Q&A and Dave is on quiz duty whilst Curty is still away rubbing shoulders with the cartel. 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you...

Duration:00:51:02

#77 - Bielsa's Spies

2/10/2019
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In light of Marcelo 'El Loco' Bielsa's spying antics at Derby the other week, one of our lovely listeners shared an article about replicating this approach in Football Manager, so of course we had to chat about it! There's the usual Q & A and a quiz from Doop too! 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please...

Duration:01:00:49

#76 - Too Much Of A Good Thing

2/3/2019
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As we've all felt a little disengagement with Football Manager over the past few months we figured we'd have a chat about what we think lead to 'FM burnout' and the ways we've tried to reinvigorate our enthusiasm to get into a new save. We also have a brief Q & A that gets rolled into the team meeting and Curty's back with another excellent quiz! 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button...

Duration:01:08:06

#75 - Network Saves Are All The Rave

1/27/2019
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There's been a bit of a theme around Football Manager network saves at WeStreamFM Towers this week so we thought what better than to discuss our thoughts and experiences by sharing them with you lot? There's the usual Q & A and Doop takes over quizmaster duties! 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please...

Duration:01:01:36

#74 - Not A Wrestling Podcast

1/20/2019
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This week the gang delve into the Sports Interactive forum and pluck out some feature requests that the public at large would like to feature in future editions of Football Manager. There's also the usual Q & A and a tremendous quiz from Curtdizzle too. We were the last ones to be informed that this wasn't a wrestling podcast... 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or...

Duration:01:02:11

#73 - Brazil Takes A Backseat

1/13/2019
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This week we had planned something entirely different but that's the great thing about tangents I guess! We have a discussion about the different atmosphere surrounding FM19 since launch where for some, enjoyment has been replaced by distain. We also have the usual Q & A and Curtdizzle has a new quiz format up his sleeve... 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a...

Duration:00:46:39

#72 - New Year, Old Us

1/6/2019
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We ring in the first pod of 2019 with the same old shenanigans! We focus on mentoring groups, personality types and leadership courses in the team meeting, we manage to squeeze in one of your questions and Dave is on quiz duty this week! 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please use the links below to...

Duration:00:55:38

#71 - The Last Pod Of 2018

12/30/2018
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In this final 5 Star Potential podcast of 2018 we decided to get a little bit meta by having a team meeting about team meetings! There's the usual Q & A and Curty is back in the quizmasters seat too. Expect tangents, lots of tangents... 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please use the links below to check...

Duration:01:02:05

5 Star Potential Christmas Special 2018

12/25/2018
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Welcome to the 5 Star Potential Christmas Special! Featuring most of our guests from this past year, Curtyu returns to the quizmaster's chair to host a bumper edition of Curty's quiz! 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please use the links below to check out your wonderful hosts! 5 Star Potential -...

Duration:01:39:24

5 Star Potential Christmas Special 2018

12/24/2018
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Welcome to the 5 Star Potential Christmas Special! Featuring most of our guests from this past year, Curtyu returns to the quizmaster's chair to host a bumper edition of Curty's quiz! 5 Star Potential is a Football Manager podcast brought to you by #WeStreamFM! If you've enjoyed the podcast why don't you click the follow button on Soundcloud or leave a 5 star review on iTunes if that tickles your pickle! Please use the links below to check out your wonderful hosts! 5 Star Potential -...

Duration:01:39:32

#70 - Twas The Night Before The Christmas Special

12/24/2018
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We've decided to pull double duty this week, not only are you getting a regular 5 Star Podcast into your ears on Christmas eve morning because it falls on a Monday BUT you're also getting a proper, bonafide Christmas special that will be released on Christmas Day too! On the pod this week we have a chat about the pressing forward and what seems to have worked for us when using that role. We answer some content creation related questions in the Q&A and someone may or may not get shafted in...

Duration:01:05:15