Category: tactics

Transfer tactics: Can Sancho & Grealish initiate a revival at Man Utd? – Tribal Football
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Transfer tactics: Can Sancho & Grealish initiate a revival at Man Utd? – Tribal Football

Manchester United struggled once again this season. Sat fifth in the Premier League table with just 12 wins from 29 games, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has not yet been able to lift the club to new heights since taking over from Jose Mourinho.Before each summer transfer window, United are linked with new players that could help…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Are people still arguing Lampard vs. Gerrard? – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Are people still arguing Lampard vs. Gerrard? – The Pride of London

With the absence of football many media types have posted their version of all-time Premier League teams. In doing so they have reawakened a timelessly futile debate: Who was a better player, Frank Lampard or Steven Gerrard?Most of the time, the addition of Steven Gerrard to “all-time XI’s” is nothing more than a compensatory handout…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Era of ego-driven frivolity is finally over – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Era of ego-driven frivolity is finally over – The Pride of London

NORWICH, ENGLAND – AUGUST 24: Mason Mount and Tammy Abraham of Chelsea celebrates after scoring their team’s second goal during the Premier League match between Norwich City and Chelsea FC at Carrow Road on August 24, 2019 in Norwich, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images) Chelsea FC are in the midst of a rebuild…

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FIFA and WHO launch five key tactics to tackle coronavirus – FIFATV
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FIFA and WHO launch five key tactics to tackle coronavirus – FIFATV

Published on Mar 16, 2020FIFA has reiterated its support to the World Health Organization (WHO) in fighting the coronavirus (COVID-19) by launching an awareness campaign led by six world-renowned coaches, who request everyone across the world to follow five key tactics that tackle the spread of the disease. With tactics playing such a key role…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Blues were last to enjoy pre-FFP openness – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Blues were last to enjoy pre-FFP openness – The Pride of London

LONDON, ENGLAND – JANUARY 21: Hector Bellerin of Arsenal celebrates with Matteo Guendouzi after scoring his team’s second goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and Arsenal FC at Stamford Bridge on January 21, 2020 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images) This week Manchester City were hit with one of…

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Talking tactics: Chelsea knows Mikel Arteta is not Unai Emery or Pep Guardiola – The Pride of London
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Talking tactics: Chelsea knows Mikel Arteta is not Unai Emery or Pep Guardiola – The Pride of London

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 23: Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City gives his team instructions as Frank Lampard, Manager of Chelsea looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea FC at Etihad Stadium on November 23, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images) Chelsea again faces a club…

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Allegri: Tactics are bull****, football is art – sportsmax.tv
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Allegri: Tactics are bull****, football is art – sportsmax.tv

Massimiliano Allegri believes the tactics that dominate Italian football are “bull****” and that instead the game should be viewed as “art”. Allegri has been out of management since he left Juventus at the end of last season following five trophy-laden campaigns in Turin. The 52-year-old coached Cristiano Ronaldo in his final season at Juve, with…

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Allegri: Tactics are bull****, football is art – BeSoccer EN
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Allegri: Tactics are bull****, football is art – BeSoccer EN

According to former Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri, coaches should not attempt to teach world class players such as Cristiano Ronaldo. Massimiliano Allegri believes the tactics that dominate Italian football are “bull****” and that instead the game should be viewed as “art”. Allegri has been out of management since he left Juventus at the end of…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: “This is the way,” if they can hold strong – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: “This is the way,” if they can hold strong – The Pride of London

LONDON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 10: Jorginho of Chelsea reacts during the UEFA Champions League group H match between Chelsea FC and Lille OSC at Stamford Bridge on December 10, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images) Chelsea lost to Bournemouth at the weekend, and it was unfortunately more of the same from…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Blues struggle more with mettle than quality – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Blues struggle more with mettle than quality – The Pride of London

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 07: Christian Pulisic of Chelsea is challenged by Djibril Sidibe of Everton during the Premier League match between Everton FC and Chelsea FC at Goodison Park on December 07, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images) Chelsea have played well for the majority of this season and deserve…

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Talking tactics: Chelsea face the empty chair at Everton – The Pride of London
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Talking tactics: Chelsea face the empty chair at Everton – The Pride of London

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – MARCH 17: Ross Barkley of Chelsea is tackled by Gylfi Sigurdsson of Everton during the Premier League match between Everton FC and Chelsea FC at Goodison Park on March 17, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images) Chelsea was supposed to be facing Marco Silva’s Everton but he has…

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Talking tactics: Chelsea face a somewhat oddball Aston Villa – The Pride of London
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Talking tactics: Chelsea face a somewhat oddball Aston Villa – 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 face Aston Villa as the winter slog starts clicking into gear. The newly promoted…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: In defense of “Total” defending – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: In defense of “Total” defending – The Pride of London

LONDON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 30: Reece James of Chelsea battles for possession with Pablo Fornals of West Ham United during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and West Ham United at Stamford Bridge on November 30, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images) Defenders inspire their team to score goals just…

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Talking tactics: Chelsea faces the Frankenstein West Ham that still lives – The Pride of London
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Talking tactics: Chelsea faces the Frankenstein West Ham that still lives – The Pride of London

LONDON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 09: Mark Noble of West Ham United is chased by N’Golo Kante of Chelsea during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Chelsea at London Stadium on December 9, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images) West Ham started well and then completely collapsed. Manuel Pellegrini’s side…

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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Playing out is an option, not a solution – The Pride of London
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Chelsea Tactics and Transfers: Playing out is an option, not a solution – The Pride of London

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 23: Willian of Chelsea heads the ball past Phil Foden of Manchester City during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea FC at Etihad Stadium on November 23, 2019 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images) Chelsea were handily beaten by Manchester City in a game that…

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