Monday, August 3, 2020
The false nine has existed for a timeless eternity in the history of football, with the first traces of its use originating in 1936. Naturally a very powerful and demanding position, it has been occupied by many world class players...
Shortly after first bursting into the Everton team, Ross Barkley was moved by David Moyes from a number 8 to a number 10 role so that he would no longer lose the ball in dangerous areas in front of...
The day has finally arrived. Manchester United vs Manchester City. Jose Mourinho vs Pep Guardiola. This is not just a mere clash of two famous and successful managers; this is the clash of two contrasting philosophies of football, the...
We all knew Barcelona were going to end up going through, didn't we? But I don’t think anyone could have guessed just how well and almost perfectly tactically set-out Ancelotti’s PSG were going to be. The game ended 1-1, but...
Manchester City hosted Everton in the second leg of the Capital One Cup at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday night. The Citizens had lost the first leg 2-1 at Goodison Park. Pellegrini opted for what appeared to be a 4-2-3-1...