Category Archive: English Premier League

Jun 02

Mancity signs Gundagon from Dortmund

Its official!! Manchester city has announced the signing of midfielder Ilkay Gundogan from Dortmund. This is first signing of Manchester City FC new boss Pep Guardiola    

Jan 12

Liverpool vs Arsenal Tactical preview: A case for Firmino at False 9, and Arsenal’s strength at attacking fullbacks

  Jurgen Klopp’s Dortmund was one of the favorites to be drawn against Arsenal in the CL group stages over the years. And the German has achieved considerable success over Wenger in these matchups. In the buildups to most of these games, Klopp had been very keen to point out how Arsenal’s game was based …

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Dec 27

Klopp’s midfield selections force Leicester narrow; Henderson and Emre Can shine out wide

  Jurgen Klopp’s has primarily used two different systems at Liverpool this season. One with a big forward flanked by the trickery and close control of Coutinho, Lallana or Firmino. And the other where the Brazilian Firmino is used as a False 9 and the Reds play a very narrow 3 with Lallana and Coutinho …

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Dec 27

Southampton 4-0 Arsenal: Koeman’s narrow midfield shape allows Shane Long to cause havoc in the channels

  Ronald Koeman’s second season has not been as rosy as his first, but his defeats in recent weeks against Spurs in the PL and Liverpool in the League Cup have often seen his team outplaying the opposition before committing individual errors. Koeman has mostly played 2 formations till now: His usual 4-3-3 with Mane …

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Dec 15

Leicester City 2-1 Chelsea: Matic flops in crucial battle as Chelsea falter despite 2nd half tactical switch by Jose

  Leicester’s remarkable run to the top of the League in December has correctly been put down to the in-form duo of Vardy and Mahrez, and rightly so they contributed to the goals again here. But against a Chelsea side who had the better technicians on the pitch but still 20 points below Ranieri’s team, …

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