A look at how Australia’s next World Cup 2018 opponents, Denmark, set up tactically
France might have the greatest strength in depth at this World Cup, but they are yet to become the sum of their strongest parts on the pitch.
A in-depth preview of how the Socceroos will approach the 2018 World Cup tactically
Australia and South Korea meet for the second time in the 2015 Asian Cup, this time with the trophy at stake.
Tactically and contextually, the odds are against Palestine, but their story is still incredible
Seven years later, Iraq’s extraordinary triumph at the 2007 Asian Cup remains one of the greatest sporting underdog stories.
Jordan’s appointment of Ray Wilkins was completely unexpected, but fascinating.
Japan have a strong starting XI, good chemistry and the best depth of any side in this tournament.
If the Asian Cup had taken place immediately after the qualifying stage, Bahrain would be in a much stronger position.
Qatar will surprise teams with their quality, even though their success over the past year should already be an indicator of their improvement.
UAE are the up and coming stars of Asia, with this Asian Cup marking the next chapter in a three year cycle.
Iran might be ranked first in Asia, but there’s a real sense of pessimism about their chances at the Asian Cup.