Sometimes, merely watching your favourite sport isn’t enough. Often, after a game has finished, you aren’t quite ready to let go of the excitement and the buzz. When this feeling strikes, why not turn to one of the many games catering entirely to sports fans? From Premier League football to NBA, below are the top 6 games to play when you next need to feel the rush of your favourite sport.
Think you can do better than Sir Alex Ferguson or Pep Guardiola at managing your very own football team? If so, give it a shot and try your luck on Football Manager 2019. Available as an instant download on Steam, this simulation game will see you take your team from the lower leagues to world domination. Select your players, make crucial decisions and enjoy a winning streak with your own footballing story.
Do you know your Los Angeles Lakers from your Cleveland Cavaliers? Can you tell the difference between the New York Knicks and the Chicago Bulls? The ever-popular and incredibly fun NBA logo quiz will test your knowledge and keep you guessing. Search for the name of the team in the grid and try to beat the clock. Who knows, perhaps you’ll end up the top scorer of the week!
Who didn’t want to be a world-famous football star growing up? FIFA from EA Sports gives you the chance to play against some of the biggest names in the football world, all from the comfort of your living room. First released in 1993, the latest release, FIFA 19, is available on a variety of platforms, including PS4 and Xbox One, so whatever your console of choice is, you can play this game to your heart’s content.
Take a spin around the many legendary Formula 1 tracks with this exhilarating game. With the release of the new game comes ‘career mode.’ This innovative feature allows gamers to start from the bottom of their illustrious F1 career. You will begin with a team lower down the grid, allowing you to feel the excitement of building your skills and boosting your career.
Golf is a relaxing game, enjoyed on a sunny day taking your time around a stunning course. What if it’s raining, however? Or you crave the joy that only mini-golf can bring? This fun game brings mini-golf to your front room. What’s more, Golf With Your Friends allows you to play with those closest to you. In fact, it’s actively encouraged that you gather your friends to try your turn on a series of different holes. It’s a computer simulation like no other; a challenging, multiplayer game for up to 12 players.
Experience the intensity of the biggest rugby matches with this incredible simulation game. Available for PS4, Xbox One and PC, you can play as one of the most prestigious players from the vast number of teams and leagues, including the All Blacks, Springboks, England Rugby and the French National team. You can build a dream team as you compete in the major national competitions. For fans of the game, this is one not to miss.