Some of the staff involved in the development of TCM 2003 (among them, lead designer Gerald Köhler and lead programmer programmer Rolf Langenberg) were also involved in Anstoss 3, and later moved to Electronic Arts Deutschland GmbH who developed Fussball Manager 2000, which explains the many similarities between both games at mechanics and interface levels.

Contributed by Luis Silva (13612) on Dec 19, 2005. -- edit trivia