The newly introduced Video Assistant Referee has received both positive and negative feedback from football players, managers and fans, but here are a few reasons why VAR actually kills the game everyone loves. 1. Tempo All football fans love the tempo of the game, especially when it's a fast competitive match between two sides when … Continue reading VAR Kills Football
The Champions League and LaLiga title holders are struggling this season and after crashing out of the Spanish Cup on the hand of Leganes, Zidane's job became seriously threatened, especially if he does not win the Champions League. Zidane has won the Champions League in his previous two and only seasons managing the club. However, … Continue reading The Problems of Real Madrid
The English Premier League is labeled by the majority of Football fans as the best in the world, with its main competitor being the Spanish LaLiga. However, does it really have the best teams? The majority of Football fans around the world say that EPL is the best because it includes around 10 "Top Teams" … Continue reading EPL: Best in the World or Overrated?
The recently successful 3-4-3 formation is now adopted by a huge number of teams in European Football. Here we will take a look at the functions of different players in this formation and the reasons behind its success. The 3-4-3 adopted most successfully by Antonio Conte and Pep Guardiola along many other coaches in Europe … Continue reading The Evolution of Football (3): The Trending 3-4-3
Football never stays the same. Many managers have been extremely successful for a small period of time and then declined significantly because football changed but they stuck to the same old methods and playing strategies. Jose Mourinho is the latest example in football today. Not willing to change his 4-2-3-1 formation during his first few … Continue reading The Evolution of Football (1): The Classic 4-4-2