How Sports Games Keep Failing Upwards

I’ve been playing sports games ever since I was introduced to FIFA 97 by my uncle when I was five. It was a natural love for me, I’ve loved both football (the European kind) and Video Games ever since I could remember. Very quickly, sports games became my virtual sandbox where I could rectify all the perceived sporting wrongs, like Poland missing out on the World Cup, or later, Brazil losing in said World Cup’s finals. For…