The High Press: Why Liverpool can’t stop scoring and Spurs have stopped conceding

The ‘high-press’ has become one of the most regularly discussed trends in football. Popularised by Guardiola’s Barcelona, and Klopp’s Dortmund, it is now a common sight to see a pundit compliment ‘good pressing’, or a fan urge his team to press higher. As with many tactics however, there are different variations of the high press, […]