Football Tactics for Beginners: Inverted Fullbacks

A relatively unknown quantity, the inverted fullback position is typically used to combat wingers that like to cut inside to get involved in the...
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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...

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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....

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

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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....

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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...

Why Shinji Kagawa was successful at Borussia Dortmund but is not at Manchester United

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Over the last few years, Germany has produced some of the most talented attackers in the world. Ranging from lethal goal scorers like Mario...

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