Xabi Alonso on the tactics of Guardiola and Mourinho [VIDEO]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oia-J4ALbRs Xabi Alonso is one of the privileged few footballers by managing play under both Mourinho and Guardiola. He gives a brief view into the...

Analysing Pep Guardiola’s tactics at Manchester City

Manchester City have started the season very strongly, winning all three of their league games and dismantling FC Steaua București on their way to the...

Guardiola’s tactical journey from Barca to Bayern and why he is...

There was a moment after Bayern Munich’s 1-1 draw with Borussia Monchengladbach in the Bundesliga at the Allianz Arena, when Pep Guardiola trudged off...

Tactics Sketches- Liverpool, Arsenal, Man Utd, Chelsea & more

  Sketch Pad: 037. Sunderland 2-1 Manchester United (EPL)   Wahbi Khazri (3rd min) and Lamine Koné (82nd min) score to beat Manchester United 2-1 and give...

The decline of Yaya Toure

Yaya Toure has always played like he’s participating in a charity match. This is his best and most frustrating quality. He stalks the pitch...

Why are English Footballers are so expensive?

After months of widespread speculation and lengthy negotiations a deal has been struck and Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling has finalized his transfer to the Etihad...

Manchester City 1-2 Barcelona: City’s 4-4-2 shape is their downfall

Atletico Madrid are one of the few team which have found success against Barcelona playing a 4-4-2 formation. But Simeone's 4-4-2 is a world...

Why Manchester City are struggling

Lifting the Premier League title and Capital One Cup was just rewards for the level of quality Manchester City showed throughout the 2013/2014 season....

How to Lose A Football Match

  A Tactical and Statistical Analysis of How Manchester City Dropped Two Points  Make no mistake, even though Manchester City drew their homeChampions League match with...

Should Ashley Young start? :How Moyes can beat Manchester City

Ashley Young to Start?Manchester United fans might groan at the sight of Ashley Young in their starting line up,but Young's versatility and defensive workrate...

Suarez/Sturridge,Aguero/Negredo-Revival of the striking partnership?

This Premier League season has been great for a couple of reasons. Firstly, the race for the title is as close as ever, and...

The Impact Of Sergio Aguero-Chalkboard Analysis

The name on everyone’s lips around the country after Manchester City’s 4-0 victory was Sergio Aguero. More interestingly, the second most talked about player...

Rough Diamonds #3-Raheem Sterling

Tom Nash gives us a peek into the next big talent from Liverpool in line with our Rough Diamonds seriesRemember Bruno Cheyrou? He was...