PETER BARNES used to have Manchester City fans out of their seats with his mesmerising wing play - and now he is transfixed by Pep Guardiola's Total Football
PETER BARNES used to have Manchester City fans out of their seats with his mesmerising wing play - now he's transfixed by Pep Guardiola's Total Football
He has carried forward Total Football
even more," Sacchi said.
IT'S time to get behind our Scottish women's national team as they jet off to the birthplace of total football
, the Netherlands, to take part in Euro 2017.
At Ajax Cruyff reinstated the Total Football
principles he learned under his coach Rinus Michels both with Ajax and the Netherlands team.
That they went to Amsterdam and returned with a 5-1 defeat which is seen by many as the birth of Dutch total football
with a young Johan Cruyff on the scoresheet.
And he hopes the Total Football
pioneered by Cruyff (below) with Ajax and Holland in the 1970s can one day be seen in Scotland.
Summary: Fortaleza: Spain coach Vicente del Bosque evoked the spirit of Total Football
by claiming that .
JOHN Hughes is dreaming of Hartlepool United playing total football
- just not yet.
EVERYONE is talking about the return of 'total football
' - except that the total football
is being played by Spain, not Holland.
Saturday's five-goal blast maintained a New Year trend for total football
as blistering Boro took their tally to 16 goals in 2007.
When the subject is a football coach responsible for introducing total football
to the continent sixty years before the Ajax side of the 1970s adapted his same techniques to win three European Cups, we may imagine that a further succession of praise, culled from Roget's Thesaurus, will once more be rolled out.