Football Tactics For Beginners: Attacking FullBacks

The modern attacking fullback has many duties to perform. No longer is it enough to leave an opposition winger stud-pocked and bruised, a modern...
Ritesh Gogineni
Editor/Founder of The False 9. Inverted Wingers,Carilleros,Cattenacio,Double Pivots,Medianos,Mezzalas and of course The False Nines we have got it all here for the tactic-crazy football fan!

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Seeing how Spurs have struggled to unlock defences without Eriksen, Pochettino would prefer to keep the central midfielder at least till his contract expires in next summer. Spurs have not made a good start to the season, Pochettino has been very vocal with his displeasure of some of his players’ attitude.

Manchester United also have made a very poor start to the season with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer already under pressure. Their midfield especially looks very one dimensional and they desperately need a playmaker. Eriksen would be wonderful signing for them but purely from a winning trophies point of view, Eriksen will not favour a move to Old Trafford.

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