Serge Makofo was a must buy player computer game Championship Manager 4 while playing for MK Dons but is real life career didn’t quite go in the same direction.
Began his career with Milton Keynes Dons where he scored on his debut in a Football League Trophy game against Bristol City. One league apperance followed before leaving The Dons in 2006.
Fell down the leagues with Kettering Town, Maidenhead United, Halesowen Town, Potters Bar Town, Croydon Athletic, Grays Athletic, Burton Albion, Grimsby Town, Farnborough, Concord Rangers, Havant & Waterlooville, PAEEK, Gresley & Whitehawk.
At Grimsby chairman John Fenty told the Telegraph: “Looking back in hindsight, the signing of Serge on a three-year deal was a disaster after signing from Kettering’s reserves.
Now without a club following his release from Whitehawk.
In Championship Manager 4 Makofo could be bought early on for a pittance and would almost always become a world beater, despite the fact that the game had no official position for him which led some to speculate whether the young prodigy was even a real player.