Newcastle, Sunderland, Middlesbrough, Gateshead, Darlington, Spennymoor, Newton Aycliffe and Hartlepool will play each other in an initial league format with the top four clubs going through to a two legged semi-final. The final will be contested at the ground of the randomly drawn home finalist.
Investment from a local billionaire passionate about football and supporting the grown in the North East sees a large prize pool of £1m per win and £500k for a draw. Winner of the Grand Final will receive a whopping £15m.
To further encourage the growth of local football the mysterious benefactor and organizer of the annual tournament has seen to it that the following stipulations must be adhered to;
No more than 5 foreign players in the playing 11 and no more than 5 players aged over 24 in the 25 man squad for the tournament.
How to add the North East Club Cup on FM191. Download the .fmf file
2. Place it into your editor data folder, located by default at:
Documents > Sports Interactive > Football Manager 2019 > editor data
If that last folder doesn't exist, you have to create it your self.3. Start a new game with this database selected.