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Analysis Socceroos

How the start of the Bert van Marwijk era stacked up

Van Marwijk will probably achieve some short-term success, but it is unlikely he will leave a long-term legacy.

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Analysis Socceroos

Graham Arnold is not Ange Postecoglou, but they are not polar opposites

There are several core values that Arnold and Postecoglou share that can be considered Australian.

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A-League Analysis

Is Melbourne City heeding the lessons of Guardiola and Postecoglou?

Manchester City have dominated the Premier League this season, but their influence extends globally, all the way to Melbourne.

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Analysis Socceroos

Overload the key to Socceroos World Cup qualification

A significant contributor to the confident Australian performance in their first leg draw with Honduras was their ability to overload in midfield areas.

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Coaching Socceroos

Understanding Ange Postecoglou’s football coaching process

Ange Postecoglou has divided opinion with his 3-2-4-1 system, but his coaching philosophy is fundamentally about his key principles, not the formation

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Socceroos

How Ange Postecoglou has turned Australia into a modern attacking side

Manager Ange Postecoglou has taken a Socceroos team used to playing defensively and shaped them into his own image