Brendan Rodgers’ Tactical Approach: How Liverpool adapt to Tiki-Taka?

Brendan Rodgers’ Tactical Approach: How Liverpool adapt to Tiki-Taka?

Brendan Rodgers is a man who has an appreciation of footballing perception and culture, regardless of its roots, a man who strives for perfection in the evolution of the game. The strategies of ‘Tiki-Taka’ and ‘totaal-voetbal’  form the basis of Brendan Rodgers’ modus operandi. It may have been a wise move to have turned to bet365 angebotscode and put some money down on Brendan making it to the top back in his early days in coaching such was his obvious …
EPL Manager Index | Wenger, Pellegrini, Villas Boas and Martinez climb

EPL Manager Index | Wenger, Pellegrini, Villas Boas and Martinez climb

Ok so Week 8 won't go down as a classic Premier League week but there are still plenty of talking points for the Manager Impact Index. Before I forget, i'd like to welcome Gus Poyet to the Index and we'll catch up with his performance later. The difficulty with the Index in the early weeks was that a manager could be in 20th place, have a good week and climb up to the top 5.  This was an unavoidable side …
Are Liverpool Taking the Wrong Type of Shots? | Stats Analysis

Are Liverpool Taking the Wrong Type of Shots? | Stats Analysis

When Brendan Rodgers got the Liverpool job, he brought in a very Spanish/Dutch style of play. Possession is everything, all offensive and defensive work starts with the ball. When you are without the ball you need to win it back as quickly as possible. Rodgers has already spoken about his desire to see Liverpool play and win through domination of the playing zone, “death by football” was his direct quote. The Spanish style popularized by Barcelona and La Roja also …
Liverpool 1 Manchester United 2 | Goals & Match Analysis

Liverpool 1 Manchester United 2 | Goals & Match Analysis

A Liverpool Vs Manchester United derby has always created an interesting game and this game was just that. Liverpool however dominated the game for long periods creating more chances than Manchester United throughout. Line Ups: 1st Half: Both teams had chances but it was Liverpool that had the majority. Young Raheem Sterling is a shining light in this Liverpool side, full of confidence wanting to run at players and combining with Suarez well. This happened a few times in the …
Swansea vs Arsenal | Stats Preview

Swansea vs Arsenal | Stats Preview

Arsenal will be hoping to return to the top 4 with a win against Swansea at the Liberty Stadium. The Gunners last outing in the Premiership was a disappointing 2-1 defeat to Fulham and they will be looking to turn things around. Swansea have only conceded 4 goals at home this season so far and only United have escaped with the full 3 points so things will be tricky for the North London side. Van Persie will return to the …