This is the quick guide to Hattrick. For more detailed information go to the manual.
You are the manager and are in charge of everything related to the club. You plan tactics and strategy, decide what to train, and select which players get to play. You buy and sell players, invest in stadium improvements, and much more.
Money is important, so think carefully what you should spend it on. A very good piece of advice in the beginning is not to spend any money until you know what's important and where the money can be put to use best.
You earn money from games, sponsorships, fans, and player sales, and it's used to cover your expenses from players' and staffs' wages and stadium maintenance – but also from investing in new players and stadium expansions.