Four Phases of Building An Attack

This is part of the first chapter of our new book, Attacking in the 4-2-3-1, by Stevie Grieve When we are trying to make training sessions for the 4-2-3-1, we must be mindful of which areas we can take more … Continue reading

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Are you using your Central Winger?

By Kieran Smith – UEFA ‘A’ License Coach This rise of team’s formations like 4-3-3 and 4-2-3-1, and more specifically using a defensive midfield to sit in front of the defense and screen, has led to a bit of a … Continue reading

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How to Open Up the Center of the 4-2-3-1

By Stevie Grieve, Author of Coaching the 4-2-3-1, Coaching the 4-2-3-1 Advanced Tactics here  AND his new book, Beating the 4-2-3-1. This article is an excerpt from the chapter called “Exploiting the Central Midfield” from our new book, Beating the 4-2-3-1. Attacking the … Continue reading

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Coaching the 4-2-3-1

[title color="red-vibrant" align="scmgccenter" font="arial" style="normal" size="scmgc-4em"]Discover How to Harness the Exciting 4-2-3-1 Formation and Replicate the Devastating Attacking Power of the World’s Most Successful Teams[/title]   If you’ve been looking for a way to coach your team how to play the 4-2-3-1, you’ve just … Continue reading

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Attacking From the Second Line – 2v1 Exercise

By Stevie Grieve, Author of Coaching the 4-2-3-1, Coaching the 4-2-3-1 ADVANCED Tactics,  Modern Soccer Tactics and Winning Soccer Tactics. In this exercise; the player in Red is the goal scorer from the 2nd line. The defender can only press the striker once … Continue reading

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Scoring Goals With the 4-2-3-1

By Stevie Grieve, Author of Coaching the 4-2-3-1, Modern Soccer Tactics and Winning Soccer Tactics. In the recent Arsenal v West Ham United match, the score was 1-1 at half time. Santi Cazorla was playing at the top of the midfield triangle in a … Continue reading

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