Barely any football chiefs get the opportunity to appreciate the sentiment winning only one trophy, not to mention various titles, amid their vocations.
However even the accomplishment of any semblance of Pep Guardiola and Sir Alex Ferguson looks tiny contrasted with the trophy pull of Football Manager fan Michał Leniec who now has the record for the Longest single round of Football Manager.
Playing his cherished 2016 version of the diversion since it was discharged in November 2015, the Lech Poznań fan from Poland has played for 221 in-amusement years – and his character is currently at 258 years old.
Michał Leniec has coordinated his cherished Lech Poznan to uncommon achievement. Photograph: Marcin Rajczak
In all actuality Michał is 38 years of age and a Lech Poznan season ticket-holder with his Football Manager modify personality hoarding an inconceivable 680 trophies, including:
Clean Ekstraklasa (top division of Polish football) – 207
Clean Cup – 161
Clean Super Cup – 184
Champions League – 45
European Super Cup – 34
World Club Championship – 42
FIFA World Cup – 1 (with Holland)
UEFA European Championship – 2 (with Holland)
FIFA Confederations Cup – 1 (with Holland)
UEFA Nations League – 2 (1 with Spain and 1 with England)
Africa Cup of Nations – 1 (with Ghana)
Michał’s touchline abilities in Football Manager have brought him trophy after trophy. Photograph: Marcin Rajczak
All through the diversion Michał has dealt with his adored Lech Poznan – where he had a photoshoot to commend his prosperity – yet has additionally taken 35 distinctive worldwide parts, constantly held at the same time to his household vocation.
He has played 14,381 matches, winning 10,997 of them and losing only 1,720 – a win level of 76.
“I had my best results with, of course, Lech Poznan and Holland. With the Oranje [Dutch national team] I become a world champion, European champion two times and also got the Confederations Cup. So I won almost all with them, the same as with Lech. But not all national teams were so pleased to have me as their manager. I was sacked almost immediately from the Polish national team. But this was at the very beginning of my career.”
It’s sheltered to state he’s ricocheted back since that difficulty.
“I regard this as a prize for my family, I generally had Football Manager running out of sight so it was a test for my family as well.”
Yet, in spite of his extraordinary achievement, Michał says his greatest accomplishment doesn’t include flatware.
“I will probably prepare youthful players and acquaint them with first group, practically the same as the genuine Lech Poznan,” he said.
“Unquestionably [my greatest minute was] when my students – current or ex-players, however all from Lech Poznan Academy – were the beginning eleven of (World) Team of the Year. It’s a really huge accomplishment!”
As of Saturday 2 December, Michał was contending in the 2237-2238 season.
Michał’s accomplishment indicates how far the record has come in a little more than a year.
Up until 2016, UK football fan Darren Bland held the record with 154 seasons responsible for Italian Serie A side, Fiorentina, before his record was broken by Oxford United fan Seb Keenan who had played a sum of 170 in-amusement years starting at 6 September 2017, overseeing groups, for example, Barcelona, QPR and Bristol City, and also Oxford United.