TFA Today: What happened to Pep’s right-hand man? How do principles and systems work in relation to individual dynamics?
In Monday’s Total Football Analysis Today newsletter (subscribe below, it’s good stuff) you can kick-start your week with a look at Pep’s former assistant and his tactics and philosophy, some tactical theory on individual dynamics, principles and systems plus an analytical run around some of the European leagues!
Juanma Lillo left Pep and Man City to take over Al Sadd so Caio Miguel Pontes was tasked with explaining how Guardiola’s former trusted aide is doing now he is blazing his own trail – understand his tactical approach and game model here
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On La Liga Analysis, we look at how Denis Suarez can reboot his career at Espanyol
On EPL Analysis, former SmartOdds analyst Daniel King looks at how Arsenal’s transfer window has affected the betting markets
And the same for Man City
Burnley spent fairly big on Westerlo’s Lyle Foster and on EFL Analysis we use the data-driven approach to try and predict his impact
In Scotland, we assess how Tony Watt’s loan move to St Mirren might benefit both
On Serie A Analysis, we break down one of the most interesting late January deals – Abdelhamid Sabiri moving to Fiorentina and we use data to explain why it’s a good signing
Braga also made a clever signing on loan – Bruma from Fenerbache was worth diving into the numbers to explain
And in Ligue 1, Issiaga Sylla’s move to Montpellier caught the eye – so we explain why
Adam has the archives…
Habib Diallo scored twice for Strasbourg yesterday in Ligue 1 – read our scout report on the Senegalese forward here
Brian Brobbey bagged two goals in an impressive 5-0 win for Ajax in the Eredivisie this weekend – we recently analysed the Dutch striker’s strengths and weaknesses
Brennan Johnson scored for Nottingham Forest yesterday against Leeds United in the Brian Clough Derby – read our scout report of how Johnson fits into Steve Cooper’s tactics
Club America drew 2-2 in the Liga MX yesterday – the same tactical problems continue to pop up under Fernando Ortiz which we discussed
Enjoy and we’ll be back tomorrow!
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