Written by Lee Chun Hang City’s Loss, Dortmund’s Gain Not many players would turn down the opportunity to play under the best managers in the world. So often we hear in interviews where new signings credit the managers’ reputation for their decision to join the club, expressing their desire to learn from the very best of the game. This certainly makes Jadon Sancho an outlier, … Continue reading Player Analysis: Jadon Sancho – Should United sign Sancho?
Written by Matthew Mak In this midweek, UEFA Champions League quarter-finals are played. One of the interesting games is the clash between Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund. The last meeting of these two clubs were nine years ago, managers and players had changed, only Marco Reus and Mats Hummels had played for the guests at the Etihad before. The black and yellow were having a … Continue reading Well-prepared Terzic – Dortmund’s positional structure that beat City’s press
Written by Matthew Mak Once again, the semi-final of Carabao Cup is a Manchester Derby as Manchester United and Manchester City played against each other on this day last year. Their previous clash in the league might be a boring one from an entertaining perspective, but this cup tie is better as the guests entered the final again with John Stones and Fernandinho’s goals. This … Continue reading Tactical Analysis : Manchester United vs Manchester City
Written by Matthew Mak What a crazy weekend of Premier League football, Manchester United and Liverpool were both hammered by Tottenham and Aston Villa. Manchester City, travelled to Elland Road to play against Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United, resulted in a 1-1 stalemate. It is always an interesting tactical battle when Pep Guardiola and Bielsa faced each other, this game is not an exception. With Raheem Sterling scoring the opener, … Continue reading Tactical Analysis : Leeds United vs Manchester City