Conventional wingers: A dying breed?

In the good old days, the rules of playing football were simple, and so were the tactics. The big and sturdy lads played in...
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How will Dembele fit in at Liverpool- A look at Klopp’s thrilling 4-3-3 formation with Thiago & Dembele

English outlet Mirror has reported that Liverpool have made contact with Barcelona over the possibility of signing Ousmane Dembele in a loan deal. Having...

How will Gareth Bale fit in at Spurs-A look at Mourinho’s 4-2-3-1 formation

Multiple top-tier sources including BBC and the current Tier 1 Journalist Fabrizio Romano have confirmed that Spurs are in talks with Real Madrid over...

Fun Bets to Make During a Football Game

There’s something magical about football. Whether it is the larger-than-life personas of the players, the excitement of the competitions, or the actual thrill of...
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The Libero-Next Tactical Innovation?

What is the libero position in football The Libero(Italian for 'free) in football is a term used for a player at the back essentially a...

Javier Hernandez- Rebirth Of The Poacher?

Javier Hernandez-The Modern Day Poacher In the 90′s and the early 2000′s the best strikers in the Premier League were players who didn’t have exceptional...

Sir Alex Ferguson’s Tactical Mistakes Against Barcelona

Sir Alex’s Manchester United were absolutely decimated on the field yesterday,they were made to look like school boys chasing the ball around.The MVP(Messi,Villa,Pedro) scored...

The Champions League Final If I Was God!

Manchester United for the first time in many years are going into a match as the underdogs,very few people are giving them any...

Rough Diamonds #1-Josh McEachran

This is the first in a series of articles called Rough Diamonds where we look at young players who have the potential to be...

The Fuss about the 4-2-3-1

So what’s this fuss about 4-2-3-1? Why do people think that a formation can change the fortune of a team like England.Well the most...

Man City Vs Tottenham

Manchester City can now look to buy the biggest of stars with the promise of Champions League football.With rumors going round that a certain Kaka maybe...

How Manchester United blew Chelsea away – A Tactical Analysis

Manchester United closed within a point of completing their mission of knocking Liverpool off their “perch” when they beat to Chelsea to win 2-1...

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How will Dembele fit in at Liverpool- A look at Klopp’s thrilling 4-3-3 formation with Thiago & Dembele

English outlet Mirror has reported that Liverpool have made contact with Barcelona over the possibility of signing Ousmane Dembele in a loan deal. Having...

How will Gareth Bale fit in at Spurs-A look at Mourinho’s 4-2-3-1 formation

Multiple top-tier sources including BBC and the current Tier 1 Journalist Fabrizio Romano have confirmed that Spurs are in talks with Real Madrid over...

Fun Bets to Make During a Football Game

There’s something magical about football. Whether it is the larger-than-life personas of the players, the excitement of the competitions, or the actual thrill of...

Fulham 0-3 Arsenal:Tactical Analysis – Willian, Gabriel superb in Arteta’s 3-4-3 formation

Lineups and Formation Fulham Fulham lined up in a 4-2-3-1. Rodak was preferred to new signing Areola in goal. The back 4 had Odoi (right), Bryan...

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Why Ruben Neves is a perfect signing for Klopp’s 4-3-3 formation

The English outlet The Sun is reporting that Jurgen Klopp has made the Wolves midfielder, Ruben Neves a summer transfer target. The report also...

Barcelona reject a massive £135million from Man United for young star

According to the English outlet Metro, Barcelona have not been moved by Manchester United's massive £135million bid for their player Ansu Fati. Mirror cite...

How Chelsea will lineup with Ziyech & Werner next year: Lampard’s thrilling 4-3-3 formation

Chelsea have already wrapped up the signings of Hakim Ziyech and Timo Werner who will join the squad for next season and reports have...

Are defensive players undervalued? A quantitative analysis

I always believed that defensive players might be undervalued compared to offensive ones, especially in the Premier League. Now, this was just a point...

Man United’s expected starting lineup against Tottenham: Superstar to start on bench

According to the English outlet, Daily Mail, Manchester United are set to start their midfield star, Paul Pogba on the bench in their first...