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Zola To Leave Chelsea This Weekend As Kovacic Returns

Italian football legend, Gianfranco Zola is set to leave Chelsea this weekend following the expiry of his contract with the blues. Zola served as...

Who are the Five Most Tactically Astute Managers in Europe Right Now?

Millionaire superstar players may have endless social media followers, may score the goals, drive the fancy cars and have their names appear on the...

The Football Transfer Sources Reliability Guide

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

Anthony Martial Form Changed Mourinho’s Plans

  Jose Mourinho was planning on bringing in Ivan Perisic from Inter to Manchester United when the transfer window was going to open, however, his...

3 wingers better than Ivan Perisic Mourinho can buy this summer for Man United

Manchester United and Inter Milan have not been able to come to an agreement with regards to the sale of Ivan Perisic. Jose Mourinho's...

Man United expected starting lineup against Man City: Mourinho to continue the 3-5-2 experiment

Manchester United face their first real test of their pre-season tour against Manchester City on Thursday at the NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. Both United...

The best of The False 9 in 2016

The Football match which started a war Plenty of football stadiums have statues standing outside of them. There’s a strange one here and there (Michael...

AS Monaco: Europe’s most prolific attack

AS Monaco have been thrilling the football world with their attacking displays. Their transformation under Leonardo Jardim has been truly remarkable. Having scored a...

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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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The Best Football Books of 2018

It's been another eventful year in the world of...

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.

Mason Mount: Chelsea’s Golden Boy

When Frank Lampard was appointed, Derby County fans everywhere...

Pep Guardiola’s use of the Libero in the 4-3-3 formation

Pep Guardiola is amongst the most thought provoking tactical...

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