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August 2014

A number of Premier League teams look set to embrace the 3-5-2 once again after its success at the World Cup

The World Cup has a long tradition of sparking innovation. The Miracle of Berne may have prevented Hungary lifting the trophy in 1954 but the Magnificent Magyars and their 3-2-3-2 discovered the way to outfox the WM formation.

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What went wrong?

What went wrong?

England U21 boss Gareth Southgate has described his side’s early exit at the European Championship as a ‘huge disappointment’.

Spurs: Where do they need to strengthen this summer?

Spurs: Where do they need to strengthen this summer?

Tottenham have already been busy in the transfer market this summer – after a couple of defensive additions we take a look at where else the north Londoners need to strengthen to break into the top-four...

Happy out of spotlight

Happy out of spotlight

Marco van Basten talks Sacchi, Michels and Cruyff, and why he walked away from management.

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