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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old September 16th, 2014, 03:28 Thread Starter
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Tactics Talk!

The thread where you can criticise Cocu's team selection, formation or tactics in general at your own will

I'll start of by focusing on the Memphis injury situation. Cocu came out in the media yesterday and said that there are 3 options to replace Memphis - Guardado, Locadia and Jozefzoon.

I would want Guardado to focus on that CDM role rather than LW and as for Locadia - i've said it before - he's not a winger.

For the time being i would go with:

Zoet

Arias - Bruma - Rekik - Willems alm:

Guardado

Wijnaldum - Maher

Narsingh - de Jong - Jozefzoon

Also, 4-3-3 is great and everything but i was thinking for a while now that we need to be smarter with our tactics, especially when playing in Europe.

At home teams come and put 10 men behind the ball and we become somewhat predictable.

I would want to see us try this against Estoril - even if its only for 30 mins or so:

Formation: 3-1-4-2

Zoet

Isimat - Bruma - Rekik

Guardado/Hendrix

Arias - Wijnaldum - Maher - Willems

de Jong - Locadia

This way Arias and Willems can get crosses into de Jong and Locadia - who are both great headers of the ball - and we compensate defensively by having 3 CBs and a CDM to cover for Arias and Willems defensive frailties.

Without Memphis our other wingers (Narsingh and Jozefzoon) are counter attacking players and we just won't get as much out of them against teams that come and park the bus!
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Yee i agree tht would be a good formation and selection to consider

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