Trevor Casey

UEFA B Licence Coach. Work as Coach and Analyst with Waterford United U19.

Swansea City 1 - 4 Manchester United | Stats & Tactical Analysis

Swansea City 1 - 4 Manchester United | Stats & Tactical Analysis

The eagerly awaited Premier League season finally got under way over the weekend, with the first fixtures of the season being tough ones, with managerial changes, new players in, old players out and the usual teething problems faced in any league, with Manchester United being no different. The fixtures have given United a tough start in the first three games home to Chelsea in their second game and away to bitter rivals Liverpool in the third. That said the first …
Arsenal 2 Napoli 2 | Emirates Cup - Tactical Analysis

Arsenal 2 Napoli 2 | Emirates Cup - Tactical Analysis

Judging from recent transfer activity and preseason results, it is clear that a mouth-watering Premier League season is on its way. It has the potential to be the best and most unpredictable in recent years. With newly appointed manager David Moyes, Manchester United will venture into the unknown without Sir Alex Ferguson for the first time in 27 years. Chelsea have old flame Jose Mourinho back at the Bridge and Manchester City start fresh with an unproven manager in the Premier …
Brendan Rodgers | First Two Premier League Seasons Compared | Stats

Brendan Rodgers | First Two Premier League Seasons Compared | Stats

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is again dreaming of a top four finish in the coming season to earn Liverpool a place in the Champion’s League. Investments have been made early with a number of new signings during the current transfer window adding to the excellent buys in January. In this article we can look at Rodgers' first season at Anfield and how it compares with his last full season at Swansea. Is his Tiki-Taka style imprinted on the squad? Where …
Villas Boas' Tactics to Evolve With Paulinho | Tactical Analysis

Villas Boas' Tactics to Evolve With Paulinho | Tactical Analysis

Spurs have just paid £17m for a defensive midfield player, unsurprisingly fans are wondering whether AVB spent too much time with Jose at the Bridge. This is big money for Spurs as £17m would go along way for a quality striker. Last season Spurs fans grumbled at paying 11m for young goalkeeper Loris as they already had three goalkeepers in Brad Friedel, Carlo Cudicini and Heurelho Gomes. However this proved an excellent signing for the future; building a top squad, …