Croatian ace Marcelo Brozovic is set to be the subject of a bidding war between Premier League giants Arsenal and Chelsea this summer.
The United manager admitted that too many changes are not ideal for the team, but he must show he believes this by making up his mind now.
Read First Part of The Article Here (Evolution under Herbert Chapman) Read Second Part of The Article Here (Evolution under George Graham) Read Third Part of The Article Here (Evolution Under Arsene Wenger) At the start of the 2005-2006 season, captain of the ‘Invincibles’, Patrick Viera left the club. It was the beginning of the end of an era. That year Arsenal had a disappointing domestic season, just managing to grab 4th place in the league ahead of Tottenham. But their European campaign was a different story all together. The Gunners reached the Champions League final for the first time in their history, where they met Barcelona. Arsene Wenger fielded a team which was perhaps the first sign of him diverging from his favored 4-4-2 formation. In the starting line-up, Henry was the only out-and-out striker, with two Dutchmen, Bergkamp and Van Persie on the bench. Freddie Ljunberg was played behind Henry, as the Gunners lined up in what seemed more of a 4-4-1-1 formation. Fabregas […]
TheHardTackle will take a look at how Arsenal have developed tactically under three managers from three different eras.These masterminds who stand out from the rest, Herbert Chapman, George Graham and Arsene Wenger, have made impacts at the club like no other. This is part three and we will take a look at the tactical development under Arsene Wenger.
The international break appeared just when Chelsea were beginning to show their true potential this season. With 10 games into the season, TheHardTackle analyses the performance of the club, with a look at the tactics, formations, and players.
This weekend, Andre Villas-Boas will lead his troops to Greater Manchester to take on a Bolton Wanderers side, which has lost its last five games. TheHardTackle previews the clash between two men, who did their coaching badges together from Scotland's National Sports Centre at Largs.
Juventus look to defeat AC Milan for the first time in Turin in two years. Juve have not performed up to the expectations in last two matches, while Milan finally look like returning to form. This match promises to be a cracking encounter.
In one of the most eagerly awaited clashes of the weekend, Jose Mourinho has to face Racing with 9 of his players unavailable, the most prominent being Cristiano Ronaldo. Can he cope up with this challenge? THT previews the game.