Archive | October 10, 2012

Role of the new No. 10 in the EPL

In Italy, they refer to him as the trequartista. In Argentina, he’s the enganche. In England … we don’t really have a name for him.  English football terminology has never quite come up with a definitive word for the player who occupies space between the opposition lines of defence and midfield – not quite a […]

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Wayne Rooney revels in role of midfield diamond

The United player is not concerned about his current lack of goals – he derives as much pleasure from providing them for others. A future as an attacking midfielder surely beckons. Where would Manchester United be without Wayne Rooney? It is a question Sir Alex Ferguson probably does not want even to contemplate but Alan […]

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