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‘The Diamond demolition’ in the Kolkata derby

The year was 1997, and on the 13th of July, the stage was set for the biggest clash in Indian football – the Kolkata...

Inverting The Pyramid-Barcelona’s 1-2-3-4 formation

Modern football, has it’s foundations laid upon the ‘false’ tactics – so to say the ‘False 10′ and the more popular and widely accepted...

What if Pep’s Barcelona played against Sacchi’s AC Milan?

Pep Guardiola has re-invented football so much in the past decade that one wonders if the game is still the same that was played...

How Pep Guardiola’s Barcelona Reinvented Total Football

Arrigo Sachi, the mastermind of the Milan side of the 80′s, had once staked a claim that the next tactical revolution in the game,...

The Resurgence of the Deep Lying Playmaker-Part 2

Read Part 1 Here   FC Schalke and their two year long search for the right one:   It was tiresome, boring, but a whole lot effective. FC...

The Resurgence of the Deep Lying Playmaker-Part 1

and How Clubs are Using Attacking Midfielders As Solutions There is a clear lack of equilibrium in the demand and supply of natural deep playmaking...