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Leverkusen 2-0 Hannover: efficient display from rejigged Leverkusen side

January 31, 2011
Leverkusen 2-0 Hannover: efficient display from rejigged Leverkusen side

Leverkusen won a fairly unspectacular game to maintain their second place position.
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How the 2000s changed tactics #5: Back to four ‘bands’ in formations

March 8, 2010
How the 2000s changed tactics #5: Back to four ‘bands’ in formations

Outfield football positions are still generally broken down into three types: defenders, midfielders and forwards. Go to any fantasy football website, or look at a UEFA squad list, and you’ll see players broken down into these three categories.¬†Of course, this ignores the progression of football tactics in recent years, where the pitch is often...
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