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#SFGTop100 Asia - 81-90

Today we continue with our countdown of the best Asian footballers of 2015, after we published the first batch (91-100) two days ago. In this segment we look at the only Indian player in the… 4,401 more words


Is Roberto Firmino Heading The Same Way Shinji Kagawa Did?

An indifferent start to Roberto Firmino’s Liverpool career has led some to question the £30 million Brazilian recently. Eion Smith looks at whether Firmino can work through this to impress or will he end up with the same cautionary tale as an ex-Manchester United star… 969 more words


Advent Calendar Day 17 - A World Cup winning Assist

Seeing as how I missed posting this yesterday I was going to do a double post for days 17 and 18, that was until I saw who was behind door number 18 in the Freiburg calendar, Nils Petersen deserves a post of his own. 89 more words

Joachim "Jogi" Löw

The History of Waste

‘I gave you the tools and you couldn’t use them right.’ – Mr Scudamore

February 2015. Premier League executives are celebrating. Richard Scudamore and his acolytes have just sold the TV rights for their product, netting a record-breaking £5.136 billion.
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Tactical Analysis: Borussia Dortmund 4-1 VfB Stuttgart

Borussia Dortmund lined up with a 4-3-3 formation, whilst Stuttgart opted for a basic 4-4-1-1 shape. Thomas Tuchel’s team utilised plenty of attacking fluidity, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Marcos Reus & Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang often swapping positions. 1,232 more words

Tactical Analysis

The Day of Ginter - Part 2

Like I said in the first part of this post I have so many pictures of Matze and of Thomas Tuchel that I have to give them their own post. 109 more words


Let's all take a minute to appreciate this Shinji Kagawa goal for Dortmund

On face value, Shinji Kagawa is a Manchester United flop.

United turned to Kagawa after seemingly missing out on Eden Hazard in 2012, sending £12million up front to Dortmund in a deal that was set to rise to the £17million mark. 190 more words