Creating Without the Ball

By Alex Trukan Most of the work done by the strikers shown on the TV and appreciated by fans is when they’re in possession of the ball: goals, assists, one on ones. That’s what matters the most, but we, as … Continue reading

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Shape and Support in the Midfield

By Alex Trukan The system with a three midfielders operating in a triangle is widely known and implemented all around the world. Over the last years, numerous variations of this tactics have been developed and used what has led to … Continue reading

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Allowing Freedom of Movement Within a Formation

By Stevie Grieve Despite the criticism of Luis Enrique this season, he has made an improvement on the work by Tata Martino last season, by re-introducing a pressing game and adding an aggressive offside trap, while finding a way to … Continue reading

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Adebayor Creative Movement Patterns

By Ricky Clarke Harry Redknapp is known for his transfer bargains. Many people have questioned the signing of Louis Saha from Everton. However, whatever Harry touches, typically it turns into gold! Adebayor produced a first class performance this weekend. His … Continue reading

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