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Football 2.0: How the world's best play the modern game

Grant Wahl

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From the publisher:

Through extensive interviews with one player in every key position on and off the pitch, Grant Wahl (Sports Illustrated) breaks down the technical and tactical revolution that has transformed football.

  • Manuel Neuer explains how he invented the sweeper keeper role
  • Vincent Kompany reveals how to outfox Messi and outmuscle Zlatan
  • Xabi Alonso shares the ingredients of the perfect pass
  • Chicharito explores the art of finding space inside the penalty box
  • Christian Pulisic dissects the decision-making behind his dribbles
  • Roberto Martinez describes the analysis underpinning his attacking philosophy
  • Michael Zorc breaks down Borussia Dortmund’s Moneyball model

Wahl sits down with each of these world-class talents to analyse hours of game footage, gaining insights that only those at the top of the sport can offer. The result is a complete picture of modern football, from the boot room to the board room.

The author:

Grant Wahl is American sports journalist who is best known for having been a senior writer for Sports Illustrated and a correspondent for Fox Sports.


Backpage Press
23 x 15 cm
166 pages
May 2018