"Few developers have the ability to craft a virtual world with the amount of depth and realism that Sports Interactive deliver here. It's a world fashioned from pure numbers, rather than numbers plastered with polygons, and that's what makes the feat all the more impressive. For a football fan there is no better place to lose yourself than Football Manager's deep, stat-filled realm."
"Incredibly detailed, painstakingly researched, and heaped in mystery to anyone who's never found Ceefax page 302. All the familiar menu items are present, but in a new formation. Sure, it takes a few hours to feel at home, but that's just a few hours out of hundreds that will be spent in its company."