The Western Sydney Wanderers found joy between Melbourne City’s lines of defence and midfield by bringing their wide players inside, in what is a subtle tweak to their usual approach
In the eyes of the media, Graham Arnold supposedly took aim yesterday at Adelaide United’s ‘Barca-lite’ style of play. But is this really the case?
The combination of Andrew Hoole and Lee Ki-Je down Newcastle’s left proved too much for Daniel Alessi and the Wanderers to handle
Wellington Phoenix have soared to the top of the A-League, lead by their false nine lynchpin Michael McGlinchey
Sydney FC regularly exposed the gaps between Newcastle’s midfield and defence to dominate proceedings in a narrow 1-0 win
Paradoxically, the Western Sydney Wanderers have done very poorly in the A-League this season because they did so well in the Asian Champions League.
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In the A-League, a back three is traditionally a temporary or experimental tactical shape. Is it here to stay for the Newcastle Jets?
The pressing from either side dictated the tactical battle as City’s sprung a surprise win in the Melbourne derby