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Talking tactics: Chelsea host the wily and sneaky good Crystal Palace – The Pride of London
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Talking tactics: Chelsea host the wily and sneaky good Crystal Palace – The Pride of London

LONDON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 30: Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace is challenged by Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Chelsea FC at Selhurst Park on December 30, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images) Chelsea goes into the last break of the year with a…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: The sky is the limit for Frank Lampard’s Blues – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: The sky is the limit for Frank Lampard’s Blues – The Pride of London

BURNLEY, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 26: Christian Pulisic of Chelsea scores his team’s third goal during the Premier League match between Burnley FC and Chelsea FC at Turf Moor on October 26, 2019 in Burnley, United Kingdom. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images) Chelsea defeated Burnley 4-2 on Saturday and showed just how good they have the…

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Ter Stegen: Tactics not at fault in Liverpool and Rome, it was psychological – Vanguard
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Ter Stegen: Tactics not at fault in Liverpool and Rome, it was psychological – Vanguard

Germany and Barcelona shot-stopper, Marc-Andre Ter StegenBarcelona have been forced to live through two Champions League humiliations in which they have surrendered three-goal first-leg leads in successive seasons, yet Marc-Andre Ter Stegen doesn’t believe the problems on those two nights were tactical ones. Ernesto Valverde came under intense scrutiny in the aftermath of defeats to both Roma…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Lampard’s Blues grind out a proper 1-0 win – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Lampard’s Blues grind out a proper 1-0 win – The Pride of London

LONDON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 19: Marcos Alonso of Chelsea celebrates with teammate Tammy Abraham after scoring his team’s first goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge on October 19, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Paul Harding/Getty Images) Chelsea’s performance against Newcastle was exactly the sort…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Early success must be well-guarded – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Early success must be well-guarded – The Pride of London

READING, ENGLAND – JULY 28: Head Coach Frank Lampard Jnr talsk to Tammy Abraham of Chelsea during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Reading and Chelsea at Madejski Stadium on July 28, 2019 in Reading, England. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images) Chelsea’s potential means they need to be even more studious in their pursuit of excellence.…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Trio of youth and one veteran lead over Soton – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Trio of youth and one veteran lead over Soton – The Pride of London

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 06: Callum Hudson-Odoi of Chelsea is tackled by James Ward-Prowse of Southampton during the Premier League match between Southampton FC and Chelsea FC at St Mary’s Stadium on October 06, 2019 in Southampton, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images) Chelsea beat Southampton thoroughly at the weekend and showed how wonderful…

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The tactics Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino could use to save Spurs’ season – talkSPORT.com
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The tactics Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino could use to save Spurs’ season – talkSPORT.com

Just when it looked like Tottenham Hotspur might have turned the corner, they were plunged into crisis once again by a brutal Bayern Munich side in the Champions League. A battling victory over Southampton where Spurs had 10 men for 60 minutes was followed by a stunning opening 35 against the Bundesliga behemoths. Getty Images…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Injuries and attitudes the only signs of worry – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Injuries and attitudes the only signs of worry – The Pride of London

WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER 14: Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori of Chelsea celebrate following their sides victory in the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Chelsea FC at Molineux on September 14, 2019 in Wolverhampton, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images) Chelsea improved markedly and steadily with their performance against Brighton this past…

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Talking tactics: Chelsea and Brighton reignite a Championship managerial mashup – The Pride of London
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Talking tactics: Chelsea and Brighton reignite a Championship managerial mashup – The Pride of London

LONDON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 31: Frank Lampard of Derby County embraces Willian of Chelsea and Pedro of Chelsea after the Carabao Cup Fourth Round match between Chelsea and Derby County at Stamford Bridge on October 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) Frank Lampard and Graham Potter met in the Championship twice…

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Talking tactics: Chelsea host the all too familiar Liverpool – The Pride of London
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Talking tactics: Chelsea host the all too familiar Liverpool – The Pride of London

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – APRIL 14: Roberto Firmino of Liverpool controls the ball from Willian of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Chelsea FC at Anfield on April 14, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images) Chelsea once again faces off against Liverpool. The tactics are well known so…

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City v Watford |Team news and tactics – Manchester City FC
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City v Watford |Team news and tactics – Manchester City FC

Men’s Team Sat 21 Sep 2019, 2:00 PM BACK IN BUSINESS: On a night of numerous positives Benjamin Mendy made a welcome return to action as a late substitute Benjamin Mendy returns for City who make four changes from the side that started against Shakhtar in midweek. David Silva, Bernardo and Sergio Aguero also return…

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Man City tactics: Pep Guardiola gets it all wrong at Norwich & lessons from the Premier League weekend – Goal.com
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Man City tactics: Pep Guardiola gets it all wrong at Norwich & lessons from the Premier League weekend – Goal.com

The Catalan coach could only watch on in horror as his side suffered their first defeat of the season at Carrow Road – but was he actually to blame? As shock defeats come, newly-promoted, injury-ravaged Norwich City taking down all-conquering defending champions Manchester City is right up there as one of the most surprising in…

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Man City tactics: Pep Guardiola gets it all wrong at Norwich & lessons from the Premier League weekend – Goal
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Man City tactics: Pep Guardiola gets it all wrong at Norwich & lessons from the Premier League weekend – Goal

The Catalan coach could only watch on in horror as his side suffered their first defeat of the season at Carrow Road – but was he actually to blame? As shock defeats come, newly-promoted, injury-ravaged Norwich City taking down all-conquering defending champions Manchester City is right up there as one of the most surprising in…

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Unai Emery tactics against Tottenham revealed after Arsenal boss leaves back his notes in office – The Sportsrush
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Unai Emery tactics against Tottenham revealed after Arsenal boss leaves back his notes in office – The Sportsrush

Unai Emery leaves back his notes in office after the game against Tottenham Hotspur.  Arsenal have made a reasonable start to the new season by procuring seven points from the opening four games. What’s more impressive is they have already played Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur before the international break. They lost to Liverpool, while they…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Defending what we can after Sheffield draw – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Defending what we can after Sheffield draw – The Pride of London

LONDON, ENGLAND – AUGUST 18: Frank Lampard, Manager of Chelsea shakes hands with Kurt Zouma of Chelsea following the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on August 18, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images) Chelsea didn’t capitalize on a two goal lead at home to…

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