- Date of Birth: 31 December 1941
- Birthplace: Govan, Govan, Glasgow, Scotland
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On January 7th 2024, Franz Beckenbauer passed away - labelled as one of the greatest of all time - helping Germany win the World Cup as both player and a manager.
The labeling of forwards as inverts began at Manchester United with the arrival of Memphis Depay, a right footed left winger, who technical writers, associated with the coaching side of soccer, defined as an inverted left winger.
he fallacy surrounding Manchester United in recent seasons has been that of the diamond, which is a tactical concept, and a strategical structure, deriving at Manchester United from the way in which Bobby Charlton was deployed in the 1960s, as a deep lying center forward, alongside hard-tackling midfield creator-destroyers, such as Maurice Setters, Paddy Crerand, David Sadler, or Nobby Stiles.
A major shock rocked the football world after it was reported that Manchester City had been accused of violating financial regulations set by the Premier League. The charges come after a thorough investigation lasting four years, which looked into the club's operations under the ownership of Abu Dhabi United Group.
Cristiano Ronaldo trudged off down the tunnel with a minute to go before the end of Man Utd's victory over Tottenham this week, and former manager Sir Alex Ferguson has explained how he would deal with the Portuguese star's current issues at Old Trafford. Sir Alex coached Cristiano during his first spell at Manchester United.
Manchester United have confirmed the appointment of Erik ten Hag as their next permanent head coach.
Manchester United have earmarked Carlo Ancelotti as a potential candidate to become their next head coach.
Borussia Dortmund youngster Jude Bellingham has revealed that the desire to play regular first-team football contributed to the decision to join the German side instead of Manchester United.
Birmingham City starlet Jude Bellingham has reportedly chosen to make the move to Borussia Dortmund despite the concrete interest from Manchester United.