Category Archives: 4-4-2

Notes on the Arsenal game

With another high profile win for Newcastle, I’ll yield to the 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

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First Ten Games: Part Three

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

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