Understand the inherent advantages and disadvantages of certain systems
Effectively critique team performances from a tactical standpoint
You should be familiar with basic elements of football, such as positions and formations.
Now accredited by the International Football Association of Coaches and Teachers!
It is one thing to admire and enjoy a beautiful piece of work, but it is another thing altogether to understand the finer intricacies of what makes that thing beautiful. If you enjoy the game of football, but want to truly understand it on a deeper level, then this is the course for you. Through a mixture of theoretical tactics board lessons and practical analysis of clips from real football matches, this course will give you an introduction to the world of tactics. While not operating at too basic of a level, but at the same time not going into areas too complex, this course is perfect for students with an basic knowledge of a football and a desire to learn more.
Who this course is for:
Students who have an avid interest in the game of football, and a desire to gain a deeper understanding of it.
This course is designed for people with a basic understanding of the game of football, but nothing more.
Although the course will begin at a relatively basic level, it will quickly advance, such that even those with an extensive knowledge of the game will be able to benefit.
This course is not designed for those who think we're talking about the game with a brown egg and men in tights, nor professional football managers.
5 sections • 17 lectures • 3h 29m total length
The Back Four: 4-4-2 and 4-3-3
The Back Three: 3-5-2 and 3-4-3
Midfield Duos and Trios
Strike Partnerships, Lone Strikers, and False Nines
Mahmood is a passionate lover of football, and has been heavily involved in all facets of the game from a young age. He is an OSA licensed referee, an instructor for the International Football Association of Coaches and Teachers (INFACT), and a longtime player and coach. He also runs a YouTube channel analyzing football matches.