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Thommo: Learn from Germany
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Thommo: Learn from Germany

England must adopt Germany's coaching structure if they are to match the world champions, says Thommo.

Thommo: Suarez can be replaced Phil Thompson

Thommo: Suarez can be replaced

Luis Suarez and Alexis Sanchez may have gone elsewhere, but Liverpool will find new stars, says Phil Thompson.

Thommo - It's Gerrard's call Phil Thompson

Thommo - It's Gerrard's call

Phil Thompson says Brendan Rodgers won't influence Steven Gerrard’s decision over his England future.

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Phil's World Cup moments

Phil Thompson remembers Pele, Eusebio and more as he tells us why he loves the World Cup.

Extension work Phil Thompson

Extension work

England must play a more expansive game to stretch opponents in the World Cup, says Phil Thompson.

Hard words for Pards Phil Thompson

Hard words for Pards

Gross misconduct? Crossing the line? See what the pundits made of Alan Pardew's headbutt.

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Suarez spice

Phil Thompson says it's hard to forgive Luis Suarez, but his return will give the side a huge boost.

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Thommo's predictions

Phil Thompson makes his pre-season calls with fears for Fulham and praise for Caulker and Coutinho...

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

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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Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has his philosophy but there are still lessons to learn from Jose Mourinho

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has his philosophy but there are still lessons to learn from Jose Mourinho

"Jose is happy to work that way and play that way and he will probably show his CV and say it works but it's not my way of working. I like to take the initiative in games and let players express themselves.