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No posts for a while. Probably continue at some point in the distant future.
With another high profile win for Newcastle, I’ll yield to the ZonalMarking.net post on how Newcastle managed to cope with Arsenal in midfield. It’s a great and accurate analysis. Here are a few stats that echo the general assessment of … Continue reading
The switch from 4-4-1-1 to 4-4-2 For the first seven games this season Chris Hughton fielded a formation resembling 4-4-1-1. Kevin Nolan has played just off the striker for all of the first seven games this season except for the … Continue reading
What effect has Tioté had on the team? Let’s compare Cheick Tioté’s six appearances for Newcastle to the four appearances of the player whose position as the deepest midfielder in the formation he has usurped, Alan Smith. Here are some … Continue reading