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Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Subscriber Q & A

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Subscriber Q & A

Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish touch briefly on the Porto game before moving onto subscriber questions, including: - The difference in 442 and 433 with focus on the wingers' roles - Why Klopp plays without a destroyer - The contrasting attributes of Can and Henderson - Playing the best eleven in big games - The Idealist versus The Pragmatist. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Southampton Review

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Southampton Review

Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish go over the 2-0 away win at St Mary's against Southampton. Topics include: the selection in midfield and opting for Matip over Lovren; the crucial early goal; the lack of high pressing, and Tadic linking with Bertrand on the left; Saints' big chances from diagonal balls causing problems for Robertson; the confidence of Karius; unlocking a defence with world-class combinations; Saints going two up front followed by Liverpool creating three or four quality chances. Finally, how does Paul think we'll do in Porto in the first leg of the Champions League last sixteen.
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Spurs Review

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Spurs Review

Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the two-all draw with Spurs at Anfield, including: how both teams set up in the first half; the early goal; Liverpool's narrow midfield forcing Spurs wide; Spurs' rotating attacking players; the complete turnaround in the second half and the away side taking greater risks and dominating; finally dissecting the penalty decisions.
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – West Brom & Huddersfield Review

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – West Brom & Huddersfield Review

Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish go through the pain barrier to debate the West Brom FA Cup defeat at Anfield and then the victory over Huddersfield in the Premier League. Tactical topics include: - WBA: midfield set up - WBA: VAR and its use in the USA - Line-up vs Huddersfield - Horseshoe passing - Lack of width against deep-block and lack of dribbling - Transfer Window discussion - A look at the depth of the squad All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Swansea Review

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Swansea Review

Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the disappointing come down of the defeat to Swansea. Tactical topics include: line up, lack of width, too much freedom for the frontline, footballing foreplay, going through the best chances, Swansea's discipline, the midfield, substitutions and what team to pick vs West Brom. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Manchester City Review

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Manchester City Review

Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the incredible 4-3 victory over Man City. Topics include: the clash of styles, the team selection, how Robertson dealt with Sterling, the Chamberlain role in midfield, the pressing in the first half followed by the tactical tweak from Klopp at halftime, a breakdown of the goals and key chances followed by a 15 minute chat on the squad and potential transfer targets. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Leicester & Burnley Review

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Leicester & Burnley Review

This week on Tactics Weekly Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish go over the key tactical decisions and chances from the festive fixtures at home to Leicester and away at Burnley, including lots of rotation and even the keeper! The lack of rest for players and management. Mane's role and Salah's brilliance. Improving defenders. Praise for Burnley. The midfield in both matches and their changing influence. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Arsenal & Swansea Review

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Arsenal & Swansea Review

This week on Tactics Weekly Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish do a festive double-header discussing the Arsenal and Swansea matches. First of all, we pick apart "The Mad Five Minutes" in detail. Was there anything Klopp could do? Who was to blame? Was any of it tactical? Then we debate the other 85 minutes of quality football. This followed by a look at the Swansea match, the line ups, the first half bore fest and the second half scintillating attacking. The subs and the lack of a Solanke goal... finally, in true football manager style... the best XI! All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – WBA & Bournemouth

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – WBA & Bournemouth

This week on Tactics Weekly Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the West Brom and Bournemouth matches. Two very different tactical approaches from the opposition are picked apart as well as the usual team selection discussion, the key chances, the importance of various roles within each game. Also, a tangent on awarding points for goals scored to incentivise teams to attack!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Everton

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Everton

This week on Tactics Weekly Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish pick apart the major tactical talking points from the Merseyside derby, including the lineups and rotation; Everton' s tactical setup; the key chances; reasons for the substitutions and the penalty decision as well as a brief look at the Spartak match. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Stoke and Brighton

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Stoke and Brighton

This week on Tactics Weekly Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the doubleheader against Stoke and Brighton with focus on the various formations, rotations, individual positional changes and variety in the Reds' attacking play. All the key chances and causes are discussed, as well as substitutions, and finally a brief look ahead to the Merseyside derby. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Chelsea

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Chelsea

This week on Tactics Weekly Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the Chelsea game. How does a manager know when to change it up? Rotation, selection for both teams, the main chances, Chelsea coping with some of the pressing and why, substitutions and man management. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Southampton & Sevilla

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Southampton & Sevilla

This week on Tactics Weekly Dan Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the latest tactical (or lack of) topics across both Southampton and Sevilla matches. The lineups, the possession control against the Saints and the set pieces in Spain. Minor tweaks to the attacking corners, and similar with the substitutions. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Subscriber Q & A

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Subscriber Q & A

It's the international week and on Tactics Weekly this week Dan Rhodes and Paul Dalglish answer subscriber's tactical questions! They cover the following topics: - System 4-4-2, 4-3-3, 4-2-3-1. Player suitability and benefits of each system. - Pressing game. - Near post run. - How to break down a deep block. - Set plays. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Review of West Ham Win

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Review of West Ham Win

This week on the Tactics Weekly Podcast, Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the latest tactical switch by Klopp for the 4-1 victory away at West Ham. Topics include team selection, tactical variety, on-ball and off-ball recap, improved squad depth, key moments, mini Southampton preview, and a look ahead at the processes needed to manage fixture congestion. All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Review of Huddersfield Win

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Review of Huddersfield Win

On Tactics Weekly this week Dan Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the tactical side to Liverpool's win against Huddersfield at Anfield. Paul reacts to the starting line up with Klopp's choice to stick with Lovren and Mignolet as well as Lovren picking up an injury which brought in Ragnar Klavan. Dan asks the question about Liverpool's tactical change in the game in terms of how their shape changed when they attacked and did it stifle Huddersfield? Paul was also asked if he thought Liverpool were a little basic on the ball in the first half or did Huddersfield restrict Liverpool well? There's a discussion on Alberto Moreno's performance and follow on in his positional change and his importance on Saturday, Liverpool's attack in the second half after the goal, the role of Ox and direct passes. They also discuss the mental and physical aspects of the game and take into consideration the freshness as this was the first time Liverpool had a few rest days between games. Dan and Paul discuss the penalty situation, who should take them, should it be the striker? Dan finally asks Paul which is more important at the moment - Champions league or the Premier League? All this and more via Tactics Weekly on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Review of Manchester United Game

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Review of Manchester United Game

On this week's Tactics Weekly on AI Pro Dan Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the disappointing goalless draw against Manchester United. They discuss the following on the show: - Quick reaction from Paul after the honour his father received at Anfield where The Kenny Dalglish Stand was unveiled.  - Reaction to the initial selection, and predicted tactical setup. - Formations in and out of possession. Were Liverpool more cautious? - Go through the key chances in the game for either side. - Substitutions and tactical changes within the game. - Brief look ahead to Maribor All this and more on this week's Tactics Weekly Podcast on AI Pro!
Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Newcastle Draw

Tactics Weekly with Paul Dalglish – Newcastle Draw

Daniel Rhodes and Paul Dalglish discuss the Reds' point away at St James's Park. Breaking down the game tactically, Paul talks about how to prepare before a game against a Benitez team; the changes made by Klopp; the start made by Liverpool and the tactical factors involved in each of the key moments. Who was at fault for the Magpies' goal? Half-time team talks. How anxiety levels increase for players on the second ball from a set piece. What changes needed making to the set up once Newcastle started to blunt our attack? How effective were the substitutions? Counterpressing or counterattacks: that is the question ... All this and more on AI Pro's Tactics Weekly.