Football Formations

Antonio Conte’s 3-5-2 Formation – Will it work at Chelsea?

When people hear the name ‘Antonio Conte’, two things immediately pop into their minds:...

Introduction to the 3-5-2 Formation

The Back-3 defense was created as a way to counter teams built around an...

Manchester City 1-2 Barcelona: City’s 4-4-2 shape is their downfall

Atletico Madrid are one of the few team which have found success against Barcelona...

Analysing Barcelona’s 3-2-3-2 formation

Predictably, after Barcelona’s 7-0 2013 Champions League semifinal defeat to Bayern Munich, when they...

Football Tactics for Beginners:Rebirth of the Back 3

One of the most notable tactical trends of the 21st Century is the death...

The Perfect Defensive System #2 – The 4-2-3-1

In this new series called The Perfect Defensive System,we invite you the reader to...

Football Tactics For Beginners: The 4-4-2 Formation

The classic 4-4-2 formation might have become obsolete in the modern game,but there remains...

Football Tactics for Beginners:The 4-2-3-1 formation

The most widely used formation in international football at present is the 4-2-3-1 formation...

Manchester United’s Diamond Formation

    Manchester United Diamond Formation Against Newcastle United, Sir Alex Ferguson did something against the traditions...

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...

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[Video]- Watch Marcus Rashford’s stunning Ronaldo-esque freekick

Before the world saw Marcus Rashford scoring those goals against Arsenal and Manchester City, the youngster was plundering goals for Manchester United's youth teams....

Why Arsenal can’t compete in big games tactically

It’s February, and following their 5-1 defeat to Bayern Munich Arsenal look set to exit the Champions League in the Round of 16, and...

Liverpool have made a shock move for Manchester United midfielder

Liverpool have offered a stunning three year contract to Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini who is out of contract this summer according to the...

Van Gaal’s first January signing done- Player posts on Instagram!

Manchester United are about to complete their first signing in this transfer window. According to Daily Mail, Italian teenager Luca Ercolani is set to sign...

4 players who should be sold by Man United this summer

After a disastrous performance against Everton, it is clear that the problem at Manchester United was not Jose Mourinho, it was something bigger. The...

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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.

How Will Liverpool Set Up in 2011/2012?

Liverpool’s form dramatically changed last season when the unhappy reign of Roy Hodgson ended and “King Kenny” was promoted from Head of the Academy...

The numbers behind Manchester City’s crazy offer for Lionel Messi which he rejected

According to the Spanish outlet Marca, Lionel Messi had rejected an offer from Manchester City which included a massive €100 million signing bonus alone. The...

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The modern day football fan has access to unlimited amount of information about their favorite player, club or team. Especially when it comes to...

Napoli’s thrilling win cuts Juventus’ lead at the top of the Serie A to just 4 points

Napoli beat Udinese 4-2 in a thrilling match to setup a title showdown with Juventus on the 22nd when the top two sides in...