TFA Today: What made Julian Alvarez a must-sign for City, the tactics behind Coventry’s run to Wembley, how Robson has ‘fixed’ Aberdeen and more…
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In the week that Aberdeen celebrated 40 years since they beat Real Madrid in the European Cup Winners’ Cup Final, we thought it a good time to explain how Barry Robson has turned their Scottish Premiership season around – Ahmed el-Daly looks at their tactics, unpacking their long balls and counter-attacks
Things didn’t go right for Bernd Hollerbach at Sint-Truiden this season, so our Belgian football expert Brandon Liss has looked back at the tactics to see what went wrong, especially in attack
Barcelona have secured their first La Liga title under Xavi and can now switch their attention to replacing Sergio Busquets who will be leaving in the summer – using our custom-built xGOLD player matching tool, Jack Manship sees who might be a creative solution
Many of Europe’s top clubs are keeping an eye on Manuel Ugarte this summer – Rui Martins explains why
David Astill takes a look at Shamrock Rovers, enjoying life in the Premier Division of women’s football in Ireland
Nicolas Jackson is tearing up La Liga with Villarreal – Daniel Man analyses the player’s strengths and weaknesses
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Julian Alvarez came off the bench to cement what was arguably Man City’s greatest night in Europe last night – read our scout report of when the Argentine was first making a name for himself back in his homeland
Arsenal may have cemented Champions League football for next season with a 4-1 win over Everton yesterday in the WSL – we have an analysis of Jonas Eidevall’s attacking tactics with the English giants
Coventry City progressed to the playoff final yesterday following a 1-0 away win over Middlesbrough – read our analysis of Mark Robins’ tactics with the Sky Blues
Crvena Zvezda went through to the final of the Serbian Cup last night with a comfortable 3-0 away win – we recently analysed the side’s tactics under Miloš Milojević
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