New Melbourne City coach Warren Joyce has focused on functionality rather than flair, turning the side into a well-organised defensive unit
Melbourne City have utilised an intriguing back four/back three hybrid formation this season, with great tactical flexibility when playing out from the back
While Melbourne City have been tactically fascinating and entertaining in attack this season, there is the nagging feeling that they are not the sum of their parts, but rather, the sum of the parts of the stars.
An analysis of how Melbourne City were able to utilise their wing-backs to great effect in a 3-1 win over Wellington Phoenix
The league’s best attack met the best defence in an exciting, high-tempo A-League classic.
Melbourne City turned in another five-star performance with a comprehensive win in what was their first ever away victory against the Central Coast.
Melbourne City stormed to a home Grand Final with an emphatic 3-0 derby defeat of Melbourne City.
Melbourne City upset the Wellington Phoenix 2-0 to book a Melbourne Derby in the semi-final.
On the eve of the finals, John Van't Schip has made the surprising decision to switch to a 4-4-2 diamond formation.
The pressing from either side dictated the tactical battle as City's sprung a surprise win in the Melbourne derby