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Brian Clough's Football Fortunes is a football management computer board game suitable for two to five players.

Each player takes on the role of a club manager. The object of the game is for each manager to successfully steer his team through the season using his skill to make his team stronger as the game proceeds. Each manager competes with human and computer controlled teams in a ten strong league and the F.A. Cup. From the second season onwards, each team will also enter a European competition (League Champions to the European Cup, F.A. Cup Winners to the Cup-Winners’ Cup, and the remaining clubs will go to the UEFA Cup).

The winner of Brian Clough's Football Fortunes is the manager who survives to the end of the game and has the highest number of game points. Game points are points awarded by the computer program, based on each managers performance in League and Cup competitions and on the amount of cash the player has left at the end of the game.


Brian Clough's Football Fortunes Commodore 64 Choose the number of players
Brian Clough's Football Fortunes ZX Spectrum Difficulty and points options
Brian Clough's Football Fortunes Commodore 64 Loading screen
Brian Clough's Football Fortunes Commodore 64 The League fixtures menu

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Alternate Titles

  • "Brian Clough's Fußball Manager" -- German title

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Critic Reviews

ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) ZX Spectrum Feb, 1990 900 out of 1000 90
Commodore User Commodore 64 Mar, 1987 9 out of 10 90
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST Jul, 1989 75 out of 100 75
Computer Gamer Commodore 64 Mar, 1987 75 out of 100 75
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amstrad PCW Mar, 1987 9 out of 12 75
Happy Computer Commodore 64 1987 68 out of 100 68


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