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Fifa World Cup 2018

Southgate’s 3-3-2-2 formation has some obvious flaws which can’t be ignored

Although Harry Kane’s last-gasp winner ensured that England walked away with a win in their first game of the tournament, England’s system needs to...

An attacking 4-4-2 formation will suit Nigeria the best against Iceland

I do not know how footballers motivate themselves or how they get pumped for a football match of high consequence like the one that...

Jorge Sampaoli’s 4-4-2 formation isn’t suited get the best out of Lionel Messi

Argentina started off their World Cup campaign with a disappointing draw against Iceland in which Lionel Messi missed a penalty and generally was unable...

FIFA World Cup 2018 Matchday 1: Review

If you asked me a month before the start of the World Cup what my thoughts would be after the first set of games;...

4 Manchester United players to look out for at the FIFA World Cup 2018

Romelu Lukaku Romelu Lukaku has improved a lot after joining Manchester United. His link up play, passing and even his touch have become considerably better...

Ronaldo in the driving seat for yet another Ballon d’Or: Five things we’ve learned from the World Cup so far

The World Cup has lived up to its billing as the greatest show on earth by delivering all manner of thrills in the opening...

Spain 3-3 Portugal Tactical Analysis: Cristiano Ronaldo’s new role enables Portugal to snatch a point

Spain and Portugal battled in a thrilling match which ended 3-3 thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo's stunning freekick in the dying moments of the game....

FIFA World Cup 2018 Preview: Belgium- Tactics, Formation and Expected Lineup

England fans who can remember the 2006 and 2010 World Cups will know all about the pressures a national side faces when the media...

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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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