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not the david pleat diagrams, the ones like this:
i really, really, really like them.
Well handy for FFootball research
They're really good, makes me want to muck about with formations in fifa..
His book, "inverting the pyramid" is really good as well. Although quite a few of the things covered in there crop up in these articles.
They also seem to attract interesting comments as well or at least more so than the usual idiocy you get on the football blogs.
I was surprised at how massively pointless and boring that was. Great work.
great way to waste 10 mins though.
got bored at the beginning when he started talking about old football that he cant possibly know anything about
your degree is null and void?
anyone read the one on the denmark team in the 80's? lovely stuff.
I liked this one: http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/blog/2009/mar/25/the-question-full-backs-football
they're really really interesting. i've gotta read Inverting the Pyramid at some point, apparently the library across from work has it occasionally
Might have to tinker with my FM formations when I get back.