Review: Championship Manager 17

£89 million for Pogba! £45 million for Mane! The Duchy of Luxembourg for Benteke! Top flight managers sure aren't shy when it comes to spending other people's money, are they?

But you have to wonder if they'd have the same cavalier attitude to team building if the chairman told them they had to finance their second-choice left-back from their own bulging off-shore bank accounts. Such is life in Championship Manager 17, a free-to-play management sim where success is largely predicated on your willingness to dig deep into your own pockets.

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