Football Tactics

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Hughton: Dealing with a quick winger

Former Norwich City manager Chris Hughton gives his tips for fullbacks on how to deal with the Robbens and Ronaldos of this world

  • How to defend set-pieces

    How to defend set-pieces

    Use this advice from England U21 manager Gareth Southgate to withstand dead ball deliveries

  • How to stay compact

    How to stay compact

    Afford your opponent no room for manoeuvre with tactical tips from Liverpool's academy director, Alex Inglethorpe

  • Make a fast start

    Make a fast start

    Put the opposition on the back foot early with tactical pointers from Liverpool academy director, Alex Inglethorpe

  • Stretch the opposition

    Stretch the opposition

    Use this drill from the Nike Academy to unravel the opposition's defensive ranks with a quick switch of play

  • Overrun the opposition

    Overrun the opposition

    Outnumber the opposition in midfield by teaching your defenders to join the attack, with this drill from the Nike Academy

  • How to create space for a cross

    How to create space for a cross

    Make sure your widemen have the time and space to deliver from the channels, thanks to this drill from the Nike Academy

  • Learn how to play the pressing game

    Learn how to play the pressing game

    Hound the opposition and win the ball back quickly thanks to this drill from the Nike Academy

  • Perfect the possession game

    Perfect the possession game

    Keep the ball for yourself and leave the opposition to chase their tails, courtesy of this drill from the Nike Academy

  • Link up play in the attacking third

    Link up play in the attacking third

    Use this drill from the Nike Academy to rip through the opposition's back four

  • How to play the pressing game

    How to play the pressing game

    Give the opposition 90 minutes of hell with relentless pressure, thanks to the sage advice of Barcelona boss, Luis Enrique. Remember players, you must believe!

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