In footballing parlance, we are now entering a phase called ‘squeaky bum time’.
To the less initiated, this means the professional soccer season is reaching a critical point across a host of European leagues.
And, so, against this nail biting backdrop Gamevil has unveiled the 2011 Pro edition of its Soccer Superstars franchise.
Will this RPG-cum-soccer sim rocket one into the roof of the App Store net?
Or will it blaze one over the iPhone bar?
That all depends on the reaction to a couple of new faces in the Soccer Superstars squad.
Free kicks, corners, and headers are welcome additions to the first XI, while improvements to the AI in the semi-auto mode should make Soccer Superstars 2011 Pro a genuine title contender.
Don’t just listen to this pundit, though: lace up your boots, step onto the pitch, and give us a running commentary in the forum below.
Warm up properly by reading our review of the original Soccer Superstars. It’ll do wonders for your hamstrings.