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The tactical changes that saved Barcelona, Chelsea’s latest wonderkid signing and why Real might already have Benzema’s replacement under their nose

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Barcelona needed to make some in-game tactical changes in the UWCL Final on Saturday and that helped them recover from 2-0 down to beat Wolfsburg – TFA’s Head of Women’s Football Analysis David Astill explains what was changed and why it worked in his match analysis

Chelsea have announced the signing of yet another young talent in Kendry Paez, the latest graduate off the Independiente del Valle production line in Ecuador – Jack Manship looks at why he could become a star in the future at Stamford Bridge

With Karim Benzema leaving Real Madrid, Carlo Ancelotti needs a replacement – Harry Kane is linked amongst others, but does he have the answer right under his nose? Daniel Man analyses Alvaro Rodriguez to see whether he could fill the Ballon D’Or winner’s boots

The European Champions League Final takes place on Saturday in Istanbul and Karim El-shesheiny looks at how set pieces could play a part and how either side could exploit some weaknesses

In Portugal, Vizela finished 11th this season with the 6th best defence – nothing too exciting there until you learn they did it with the lowest payroll and changed coach twice. Rui Martins explains the tactics behind their defensive resilience

Frank de Boer has been announced as the new head coach of UAE Pro League club Al Jazira – read our tactical analysis of how de Boer’s tactics are similar to his former teacher Louis van Gaal

Real Madrid have decided to recall Brahim Diaz from his loan spell at AC Milan to feature in the squad next season – read our analysis of the nippy playmaker to see why he could be a key player for Los Blancos next season

Christophe Galtier has been sacked as head coach of Paris Saint-Germain according to numerous reports – we previously analysed the tactics that Galtier used to lead his players to Ligue 1 glory

CR Belouizdad moved eight points clear at the top of the Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1 with a 3-1 win yesterday – we have a tactical analysis of how Nabil Kouki is leading his side to the title

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