The Tactical Feud of our Times: Klopp vs Guardiola

The end of a 30-year old wait in conquering the first English tier for Liverpool coincided with a visit from their main rivals the last years, Manchester City. This rivalry is also an extension of the ‘tactical feud’ between their managers (Klopp and Guardiola) lasting from their tenure in Bundesliga. Last week’s clash, albeit without […]

A look at Nigel Pearson’s tactics at Watford

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4/12/2019, Leicester City Stadium. Watford suffers yet another defeat, and the ominous bells of relegation are echoing louder at Vicarage Road. The board had already dismissed two highly-regarded managers, failing to compete with the unprecedented 2018-2019 campaign. These desperate times called for the appointment of a seasoned manager, like Nigel Pearson. Pearson had accomplished a […]