Requires Android OS2.2 or above
Developed by Sports Interactive, the kings of the football management genre, Football Manager Handheld™ 2012 brings you the unrivalled realism of the best selling and critically acclaimed Football Manager™ series, designed specifically for your Android phone or tablet.
Take control of all aspects of management, from managing a squad, setting your tactics, formations, team instructions, training and transfers.
Manage across the globe – take charge of any team from 37 leagues from nations including England, Scotland, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Belgium, Holland, Portugal, Brazil and Australia.
A real football world – Buy and sell over 20,000 real world stars from the legendary Football Manager database, fully up-to-date with the dealings from the 2012 January transfer window.
Build your squad – buy, sell and loan players for your club, trying to keep them all happy and performing at the top of their game.
Feel the buzz of matchdays – get all the stats on your opponents in the match preview and then watch the action unfold making subs and tactical changes to give your team the edge over your rivals.
Get the most from your backroom staff – get the opinion of your assistant manager on the state of your squad and his suggested improvements, and ask coaches and scouts for reports on players in your squad or future transfer targets.
Keep the board happy - Set your expectations for the club, manage your transfer and wage budgets and make board requests in your quest for success.
Handle the media – experience the pressure of the press as they quiz you about transfer rumours, and potential job offers.
Become a legend – chart the progress of your career through the profile screen and hall of fame; plus gain rewards for your success by unlocking new features and managerial abilities.
Tutorial - In-game tutorial to guide you through the most in depth football management game.
Social Networking – Send updates direct to friends directly from the game via Twitter and Facebook.
Star Players – Helps you to easily identify the three key players in your squad.
Challenges - The new Challenge Mode allows you to play short-term scenarios, which place you in a certain managerial situation with a clear challenge to achieve your goal…
"The Saviour Cometh" – Your team are in a relegation battle half way through the season. Can you take the reins and guide them to safety?
"Injury Crisis" – Your team are swamped with injury problems leading to most of your first team players being on the treatment table. Can you keep the results coming in and avoid getting the sack?
"Unrest at home" – Your appointment as manager has left some senior players unhappy. How will you handle the egos?
Can you avoid being sacked before the end of the season by still achieving the boards ambitions?
"The Invincibles" – You’ve gone on a long run without losing. Can you cement your place in history by going the full season unbeaten?
(All of these challenges can be played using any club in the game expect for "The Saviour Cometh", which is playable with any club in a league with relegation.)
...and much more!