Nintendo Pocket Football Club sees the The Big N get into the (non-American) football management game, albeit in Europe where the football management game is a pretty darn popular kind of game. As announced by Nintendo of Europe during today's Direct broadcast, Pocket Football Club is due in 2014, with more info due in the coming months.

Players customize their teams by choosing their country, emblem, and kit, and then get their managing on by setting formations, tactics, organizing transfers, and training players up to boost their stats. Would-be managers will be able to showcase their coaching skills in single-player and local wireless and online multiplayer.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.