Real Sociedad Femenino 21/22 – Tactical analysis

We often speak about the competitive nature of teams in different leagues in Europe. There is this strange idea that most leagues aren’t really competitive by nature, and I think that’s a rather arrogant view… Bekijk bericht

Crystal Palace and the art of the long ball

I have always been fascinated by the use of a long ball. In terms of using a long ball, it’s often regarded as a negative thing to do – or at least it has been… Bekijk bericht

Tactical analysis AZ – Feyenoord 2-1

I love the Eredivisie with a passion, although I understand I’m a bit biased in my views on how entertaining it is. My club has played in and out of the Eredivisie, so it’s a… Bekijk bericht

Tactical analysis: Attacking style of play Manchester United Women 2021/2022

As said before, there has been a lot of talk concerning the WSL. It has been a lot about the results of the English sides in the Champions League. But, domestically we see that Manchester… Bekijk bericht

VVV-Venlo 2019/2020: compact defending in counter-attacking football

For today’s article, I’m looking into a change in compact defending with the 2019/2020 VVV-Venlo side. They changed management in the summer when Robert Maaskant took over. He was brought in to bring a more… Bekijk bericht