Football Manager 2012 release date set for October 21st

Football Manager to rival FIFA 12 and PES 2012

Football Manager release date set as it looks to challenge FIFA 12 and PES 2012 to top the football table

Adding to the sporting franchise’s hugely popular series Sports Interactive and SEGA Europe have announced that a Football Manager 2012 release date has been set for October 21st.

Set to hit stores three weeks after the FIFA 12 release date and just seven days after PES 2012 touches down, Football Manager 2012 is to go up against the two biggest annual football gaming releases as well as the soon to launch Battlefield 3 and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.

Expected to continue its run as one of the most addictive and time stealing titles of the year Football Manager 2012 is to play host to a flurry of new features with transfer, contracting and scouting features all being overhauled.

"It's another year of evolution, with some revolution thrown in for good measure so we're pretty sure our dedicated communities, and hopefully lots of new people too, get to play and enjoy the game when it's released later in the year," said Miles Jacobson, studio director at Sports Interactive speaking on the game’s unveiling earlier in the year.

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