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  • "For years English football has dramatically lagged behind continental (particularly spanish) football...

    Whilst the premiership disguises the facts with hordes of foreigners, our English players 'all' take too long on the ball, lose possession too easily and do not think quick...

    I have complained this season that our SFC tempo was often too slow and we gave the oppossition too much time to cover defensively..

    Giving the ball away with hoofed kicks is symptomatic of a lack of belief in keeping possession..

    For years I have wanted England to do things in one movement not three..

    To think that OUR team SFC could be at the forefront of this style of play is unbelievable...and remember the teams we create with this style of play only work as a team who are all trained the same.

    This is why Messi is fantastic for Barca but often disappears for Argentina..therefore if we create this style of play many of our players will not WANT to leave...

    Big IF. however if that is Cortese's vision I am firmly on the Bus..here's hoping.."
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