• Championship Manager 4, the final title under the Eidos umbrella, is released
  • CM4 is the first title in the series to feature a visual match engine 
  • SI awarded the Develop Industry Excellence Award
  • SI receive the MCV Industry Excellence Award
  • SI win the Golden Joystick PC Game of the Year
  • SI win the Golden Joystick Best of British
  • SI win the Game Stars People's Choice Award
  • SI win the Game Starts Best Sports Game Award