Category Archives: Tactics

Liverpool’s Attacking Flexibility

Hello again Anfield Index, it’s been a while. Eagle-eyed viewers that you are, some of you have probably noticed that Liverpool are scoring quite a few goals this season. My goal in this article is to explain to you how … Continue reading

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Has Klopp Found the Perfect Balance with his Full-Backs?

Since Nathaniel Clyne suffered a serious back injury in pre-season there has been a lot of uncertainty as to who Klopp will view as his first choice full-backs. Would he favour Alberto Moreno or new signing Andrew Robertson at left-back … Continue reading

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Klopp’s Gamble and Liverpool’s Creativity

It has been over a month since a certain Brazilian left for Barcelona. A month of ups and downs, as it more often than not is for Liverpool supporters. From managing to snap Manchester City’s win streak to losing to … Continue reading

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Southampton 0-2 Liverpool: A Tactical Breakdown

It might just be me, but I do love a good-old 0-2 victory. Indeed, this was Liverpool’s first 2-0 league victory of the season. And we should not knock that at all, a 2-0 is an underrated scoreline, it usually … Continue reading

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VAR madness, dismal display & another trophy-less season – 5 talking points from Liverpool 2-3 West Brom

Karl Matchett 27 January 2018 Liverpool are out of the FA Cup at the fourth round after an extremely poor performance and a 3-2 defeat to West Brom. Here are five talking points. Liverpool 2-3 West Brom FA Cup Fourth Round, … Continue reading

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How far Liverpool have come under Klopp

With Barcelona having lost 1-0 on Wednesday night, Liverpool are now currently on the longest unbeaten run in Europe’s top five leagues. Since losing 4-1 to Spurs in October, Liverpool took stock, restructured tactically, and have not just been resurgent, … Continue reading

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Why the 3-4-2-1 makes the most sense for Klopp’s Post-Coutinho LFC

It is fortunate, at least, that the departure of the Brazilian comes just as Adam Lallana looks ready to rejoin the midfield – Liverpool’s number 20 is one of the few midfielders in Klopp’s arsenal that has the natural guile … Continue reading

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