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An in-depth look at Lucien Favre’s tactics at Borussia Dortmund

IT has become an impossible task to examine the Borussia Dortmund of this decade outside the shadow of Jürgen Klopp. In 2015, when the...

Forgotten Superstars-Matthias Sammer

Most football fans who consider themselves to be experts will expect to be able to name a long list of recent Ballon D'or winners....

Why Henrikh Mkhitaryan is a perfect Jose Mourinho player

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been confirmed as the third transfer under Jose Mourinho after the signings of Eric Bailly and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Mkhitaryan has had...

Jurgen Klopp Vs Thomas Tuchel- Who is the better Manager?

This wasn’t supposed to happen. The accepted narrative was that Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool were far inferior to the tactically flexible, magnificent Dortmund side....

Mats Hummels – Playmaking Defender – 2015/16 [VIDEO]

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First look at Thomas Tuchel’s tactics at Dortmund

Thomas Tuchel's Dortmund career got off to a perfect start as his side thrashed Borussia Monchengladbach 4-0 in the opening fixture of this year's Bundesliga....

The Perfect Defensive System #5- Gegenpressing

In this new series called The Perfect Defensive System,we invite you the reader to contribute posts on what you think is the best defensive...

A new chapter in the life of Jürgen Klopp

Jürgen Klopp’s managerial career has been a huge success since his first stint at Mainz to his few remaining days at the Signal Iduna...

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Pep Guardiola explains how to receive the ball [Video]

Many consider Pep Guardiola to be one of the greatest football coaches of the modern game. His Barcelona team...

Five Dark Horse Teams That Can win the 2020 Euros

The UEFA European Championship is one of the most unpredictable tournaments in world soccer. In 2004, Greece came out...

Football Tactics for Beginners: The Low Block

What is the low block? The low block is generally referred to a football team's defensive shape without the ball....

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Cruyffism through Spain

Spain has developed a unique commitment to technical football which has put them in good stead to make the past decade a period of Spanish dominance. The story to this dominance begin decades before hand when Cruyff decided that Barcelona would be the club he would next manage after his time at Ajax was over. He would create a cohesive identity for the club which kept the vision while finding success. This vision began with a number of manager who came before Cruyff but after Cruyff left, there would be many managers in Spain who would use his methods to discovery their own success.

The Best Football Books of 2018

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The rise of Luka Jovic

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