Tottenham and Arsenal Hybrid Top Eleven
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Tottenham and Arsenal Hybrid Top Eleven

Top Eleven managers watching the football this weekend are likely to see two very technically astute yet different teams on Saturday, as Arsenal make the short trip to Tottenham for the north-London derby. This promises to be an…

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Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid Hybrid Top Eleven
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Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid Hybrid Top Eleven

The week of intriguing fixtures brought with the recommencement of the Champions League is set to continue this weekend in the domestic leagues. While an improving Arsenal face a (still) deflated Manchester United, one game is set to…

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Pochettino’s Spurs – The Hardest Working Team
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Pochettino’s Spurs – The Hardest Working Team

Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham Hotspurs defeated Premier League heavyweights Manchester City last weekend, making a first title since 1961- dare we say it – a realistic prospect. A blend of youthful zest, stamina training and defensive intensity make the…

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La Masia players away from home – Xavi, Cesc, Valdes…
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La Masia players away from home – Xavi, Cesc, Valdes…

La Masia is the name of FC Barcelona’s famed football training facilities located near the Camp Nou stadium. Barcelona’s youth academy is home to more than 300 young players, and since 2002 has been lauded as one of…

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Liverpool and Manchester United Hybrid Top Eleven
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Liverpool and Manchester United Hybrid Top Eleven

Top Eleven managers watching this weekend’s clash between Manchester United and Liverpool will likely see two very different tactical set-ups: Jurgen Klopp’s renowned high-intensity Gegenpressing and Louis van Gaal’s methodical possession football. Intriguingly, the match sees the two men…

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Team of the Year 2015 – Messi Reunited
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Team of the Year 2015 – Messi Reunited

As 2015 nears its end, we have picked the top 50 players of 2015 – with our selection based on the players’ performances during the year, not their individual skills. Out of these 50 players, we have created…

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Team of the Year 2015 – Suarez City
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Team of the Year 2015 – Suarez City

As 2015 nears its end, we have picked the top 50 players of 2015 – with our selection based on the players’ performances during the year, not their individual skills. Out of these 50 players, we have created…

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Team of the Year 2015 – Ronaldo’s Rovers
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Team of the Year 2015 – Ronaldo’s Rovers

As 2015 nears its end, we have picked the top 50 players of 2015 – with our selection based on the players’ performances during the year, not their individual skills. Out of these 50 players, we have created…

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The Magical Magyars: Why Budapest is the Birthplace of Modern Football
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The Magical Magyars: Why Budapest is the Birthplace of Modern Football

It would be both unfair and nearly impossible to compare teams from different eras, given that the evolution of football has been going on for more than a century and a half now. However, any time there is…

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Formations before football tactics came in
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Formations before football tactics came in

Football has turned into a tactical war where those with the most knowledge come out as winners. However, it was not always like this – in fact, football’s beginnings were drastically different. In the earliest days of the…

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