Thomas Tuchel’s Principles of Play – Tactical Analysis

Thomas Tuchel's PSG weren't brilliant in Ligue 1 this season, but his sacking still came as a relative surprise for many footballing fans. Given his reputation as a tactical innovator at FSV Mainz 05, Borussia Dortmund and even to an extent the Parisians, all clubs (and potentially even national teams) in need of a new manager should be thinking long and hard about the potential to bring the German into their set-up. Alongside analyzing his principles of play, common trends across his managerial career, and potential suitors, we establish where might be the best place for Thomas Tuchel to land next in this two-part tactical analysis. This is our latest analysis into the mind of last season's UEFA Champions League finalist, Thomas Tuchel.


European Player of the Month: Gonzalo Castro

The European Player of the Month for the month of September is Borussia Dortmund's surprise star this season, Gonzalo Castro. The German midfielder has been incredibly good this month, scoring 3 goals with 5 assists to help Borussia Dortmund end with just 1 loss in 6 matches this month. Borussia Dortmund have been flying high this … Continue reading European Player of the Month: Gonzalo Castro

Borussia Dortmund 6-0 Darmstadt Review

Thomas Tuchel is normally very strict over his players' diets but he was so happy and impressed with the the way his team played on Thursday night against Legia Warsaw that he gave them all ice cream in training yesterday! That ice cream certainly has seemed to have given BVB a boost as they were … Continue reading Borussia Dortmund 6-0 Darmstadt Review