FTB Simplifies: Half-spaces

We are back with another article for our FTB simplifies series that delves into a tactical concept of modern football to simplify it for the fans.    This time we are here to explain ‘half-spaces’, another tactical concept that is […]

Make Love Not VAR

The Video Assistant Referee system, better known as VAR, has revolutionised the beautiful game – but it hasn’t solved all the problems it was designed to fix. First used in the World Cup in 2018 and adopted by the Premier […]

Spurs play toothless Liverpool

These past few weeks haven’t been the best for a Liverpool fan. They lost their first home game in 4 years against a 15th place Burnley squad and to top that, they lost a game against United in the FA […]

The American Tactician

The current Head Coach of RB Salzburg, Jesse Marsch has exceeded everyone’s expectations by performing well in the Champions League, winning the Austrian Bundesliga and also The OFB Cup last season. They are also performing great this year as they […]

BATTLE OF THE REDS

You better clear your schedule for this Sunday as Manchester United are going to play against Liverpool in their 18th Premier League game this season. Manchester United are finally on top of the table after 9 years and they are […]

January Transfer Wishlist

  With so much to play for in the Premier League for and below the title race, you can guarantee that more clubs than not will loosen their pursestrings before February arrives. Bearing that in mind, we have decided to […]

Sack him or Back him?

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard is apparently under threat of being sacked and reports have surfaced that club hierarchy are eyeing replacements for the head coach. Chelsea were clearly the second best team after being beaten 3-1 by Manchester City on […]

Whizz-kids of 2020

Another year has passed and another crop of youngsters made their names announcing themselves to the football world. 2019 brought the likes of Ansu Fati, Jadon Sancho, Joao Felix to name a few and 2020 has been no different. Every […]

FootTheBall Simplifies: Transitions

Have you ever been left completely befuddled with the technical terms coaches use in their post match conferences? In this series we will slowly keep unraveling and simplifying the technical jargon used by top coaches in interviews. One such term […]

HANSI ROBBED

The Liverpool manager Jürgen Norbert Klopp won ‘The best men’s coach’ award for the second time in The Best FIFA Football Awards held on the 17th of December, virtually hosted from Zürich, Switzerland. But a lot of people feel that […]

Title Contender vs Pretender

It is the polarizing manner in which, both these managers set-up their teams that make them so good to watch whenever they go head-to-head. In Klopp, Liverpool have a coach who likes his teams to press high up the pitch, […]

MO SALAH OR NO SALAH?

Mohamed Salah, the Egyptian superstar in a recent interview admitted that he is unhappy with his coach Jürgen Klopp. Speculations are revolving around the 28-year-old’s future at Anfield. Salah joined ‘The Reds’ back in 2017 and has been a crucial […]

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