2010 FCL Winner – Brian, putting the vibe out at Versailles.
All the stats are in and the leaderboard is complete. We can now proudly reveal the winner of the 2010 World Cup Fantasy Cheaters League is Brian Setzer with his dirty team, Stray Cats! We caught up with the cheating champ at home in Moscow, Russia, as he awaited the delivery of his FCL trophy and Skins A400 compression suit.
So, congratulations Brian!
Q: You’re the first ever winner of the Fantasy Cheaters League. How do you feel?
A: I’m pleased:)))
Q: Talk us through the team name first of all. Needless to say, ‘Stray Cats’ didn’t make our Top Team Name blog.
It’s my favourite music band.
Q: What were your tactics going into the competition and picking your dirty XI for the group stages?
A: I took tough players such as van bommel, mascherano and so on. But my tactic wasn’t good enough because it’s more usefull to take players who like diving
Q: Which players came in during the transfer windows and really made an impact to your team?
A: Robben and Iniesta
Q: What was your favourite cheaty moment of the tournament?
A: Suarez handball in quarter final
Nigel de Jong karate kick in final
Q: How did you make a climb up the leaderboard in the final few games, and be honest, did you check out your opponents’ teams?
A: I don’t check opponents teams. I simply look through stats section and took most cheatiest players.
Q: What advice would you give future FCL managers hoping to replicate your success?
A: Concentrate on players who dive frequently
Q: What do you make of the Ronaldo Castrol ad? You know, the one where he says: “Cheating takes me many playces. Hot playces, cold playces, medieval maces, small faces…”
A: I haven’t seen it
Q: Do you play football yourself? And if so, are you a purveyor of the dark arts?
A: Unfortunately I play football rarely. But when I play I like to cheat very much ))
Q: Finally, where are you going to put the 2010 FCL trophy?
A: What trophy?