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 A detailed tactical analysis, supported by videos and images, of four coaches who have imposed their philosophies of the game within their clubs. Gian Piero Gasperini, Erik ten Hag, Julian Nagelsmann and Brendan Rodgers have been standout managers in their leagues, with each coach offering the public a dominant and engaging style of play. All of them have been able to form their ensembles into truly unique teams.


Through a detailed analysis of all the phases of the game, this book will attempt to demonstrate how these clubs have been able to compete with the most powerful clubs in world football by choosing coaches who fit the philosophies of their unique sporting projects.

Thinking Big