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Season fantasy: 2019-season comments [newest on top]

Partykjeppen [Il Piccolo Partykjepps] Monday 15.Oct 20:41, 2018
I'm out of office until this weekend, will be posting then :)

JOSEDIN [SERVA LA BARI] Monday 15.Oct 18:53, 2018
join for 2019

Erythropoietin [Erythropoietin] Monday 1.Oct 00:45, 2018
2nd FC-manager overall - 2nd FC-manager last 6 weeks
Do we have anyone wanting to leave or join for 2019?

Erythropoietin [Erythropoietin] Thursday 20.Sep 23:33, 2018
2nd FC-manager overall - 2nd FC-manager last 6 weeks
Logreid; where is my trophy?

Erythropoietin [Erythropoietin] Monday 3.Sep 00:43, 2018
2nd FC-manager overall - 2nd FC-manager last 6 weeks
It's easier to decide the faith of current riders if you know the outcome of the trading. Looking at my own team, I will have to say goodbye to one rider if 2 deadlines, but with 1 deadline and some smart trading he is likely to stay.

Not a big deal, it's the same for everyone, but it would change the dynamics ever so slightly.

Partykjeppen [Il Piccolo Partykjepps] Monday 3.Sep 00:34, 2018
Deadline for all things contact-y before trading opens, case for: budgets, rosters, wages and contract lengths are all set in stone
Against: less room to swat away threats of steals if you don't agree to trade by increasing wage

The biggest gaping hole for me in the last few windows was that a cascade of wage increases and trades were announced just before the draft opened - rendering quite some research and preparation futile. A 48-hour window from the transfer (and possibly contract) window shutting and draft starting should negate that, at least.

Erythropoietin [Erythropoietin] Monday 3.Sep 00:32, 2018
2nd FC-manager overall - 2nd FC-manager last 6 weeks
Before the summer draft we have one deadline for everything, here we have two. How about having just one deadline on Jan 9th? Contract renewals would/could be affected by how the trading goes.

Partykjeppen [Il Piccolo Partykjepps] Monday 3.Sep 00:27, 2018
Revised as per typo pointed out by EPO:

Cordi has come forward with a wish to enter a new team. Anyone else fancy their hand?

Any of our existing managers want out of the greatest dynasty cycling game ever?

Probable timeline for winter draft of 2019:
December 31st: deadline for renewing contracts expiring in 2018 and extensions/wage increases of up to four contracts not ending in 2018
January 9th: Deadline for trades
January 11th - 12th: Winter draft

I already have a big-ass list of steals - but hard decisions on whether to extend LLS and Laporte.