Last October, Thomas Tuchel and Roger Schmidt were two of the most interesting and diametrically opposed tacticians in the Bundesliga. Here's why both have already moved on.
Goal-scorers are kind of like the headlines of soccer. They're the most easily legible players in the sport. Their primary job is obvious and uncomplicated.
In addition to millions of new supporters from Russia, Slutsky stated he has a new perspective to give English football. For Hull, the move represents a managerial version of Moneyball to close the gap on opponents where player wages cannot.
Chile's level of expectations were raised within a decade, as a generation of players and an overarching style molded into one. They were on the verge of three international trophies in three consecutive summers.
The negativity towards Fernando Santos just a year after delivering Portugal's first senior trophy at first seems too reactionary. There's no need for an evolution from his point of view. Santos heads into the 2018 World Cup playing with house money, for better or worse.