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Talking Tactics: Episode 19 - Analysing United Draw

Talking Tactics: Episode 19 - Analysing United Draw

The #AITalkingTactics podcast resumes as Leroy Mah hosts Jonny Mullins in yet another draw, this time being the second fixture against Manchester United in the 2016/17 season. After a quick breakdown of the events throughout the game, the two look at how Origi fared as well as Coutinho's impact in the second half. The podcast ends with a quick look as to whether or not Daniel Sturridge would've made a tactical difference to the side if he was substituted in. For all of the tactical insight - reviewing the game from a tactical light - tune in to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 18 - Analysing 4 points vs City and Sunderland

Talking Tactics: Episode 18 - Analysing 4 points vs City and Sunderland

The #AITalkingTactics podcast continues as Leroy Mah welcomes Srikanth Bala (@srikanthbala) back to the show to discuss the New-Year double-header. A win against City and a disappointing draw against Sunderland were discussed on this podcast, beginning with Liverpool's line-up against City as well as how the teams combatted each other defensively. After some analysis on Georginio Wijnaldum, the two talk about the Sunderland game regarding Sunderland's performance, Sturridge's great showing, both unorthodox goals by Liverpool and the penalties conceded. Before closing off the podcast, Leroy and Sri take a look at the Emre Can-Jordan Henderson debate to look at the pros and cons of both players in the holding midfield role. For all of the tactical insight - reviewing the game from a tactical light - tune in to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 17 - Analysing 4-1 Win over Stoke

Talking Tactics: Episode 17 - Analysing 4-1 Win over Stoke

The #AITalkingTactics podcast continues as Leroy Mah hosts Jonny Mullins (@lankyguyblog) to discuss the 4-1 win against Stoke City. The breakdown begins with Liverpool's slow start, progressing to the goal conceded before ending the discussion about the first half on a good note. A better performance from the Reds in the second half led to more positive talking points subsequently, including discussions on the typical target man versus a more dynamic one in Divock Origi, as well as other pressing matters. For all of the tactical insight - reviewing the game from a tactical light - tune in to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 16 - Bielsa and Klopp - Two El Loco's

Talking Tactics: Episode 16 - Bielsa and Klopp - Two El Loco's

On this special episode of the #AITalkingTactics podcast, Leroy Mah hosts the one and only Jed Davies (@TPiMBW) as they talk about Marcelo Bielsa, better known as El Loco, and his football philosophies. In this special Leroy delves deeper into why Marcelo Bielsa was the manager of choice for Jed's latest book. The two then look at what tactics he typically deploys and his coaching styles. These are then tied back to Liverpool's very own El Loco in Jürgen Klopp to see if there are any lessons that can be learned in the process to better the Reds' intense attacking football and play-style. Have a listen to this special #AITalkingTactics Podcast! Link to Jed Davies' book on Marcelo Bielsa: http://www.rocketbirdlondon.com/
Talking Tactics: Episode 15 - Analysing Draw against West Ham

Talking Tactics: Episode 15 - Analysing Draw against West Ham

The #AITalkingTactics podcast continues as Leroy Mah hosts Jonny Mullins (@lankyguyblog) to discuss the 2-2 draw against bogey-team West Ham United. They breakdown the game from start to end, discussing on matters such as Loris Karius and his positioning against Payet's free-kick goal, whether or not West Ham's second was a fluke in the process. Additionally, matters regarding off-ball position in and off-ball (diagonal) runs by particular players were also analysed and discussed by the two. For all of the tactical insight - reviewing the game from a tactical light - tune in to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 14 - Analysing Win against Sunderland

Talking Tactics: Episode 14 - Analysing Win against Sunderland

The #AITalkingTactics podcast continues with game reviews as Leroy Mah hosts Srikanth Bala (@srikanthbala) to discuss the 2-0 win against Sunderland in a more tactical manner. They begin with their take on how Sunderland were set up and they're game plan against Liverpool before delving into talks about how Liverpool approached the game. Subsequently, they went into detail about a few players and how they impacted the game, including Sadio Mane's performance in particular. For all of the tactical insight - reviewing the game from a different light - tune in to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 13 - Analysing the Southampton Stalemate

Talking Tactics: Episode 13 - Analysing the Southampton Stalemate

The #AITalkingTactics podcast is back to all things LFC as Leroy Mah hosts Jonny Mullins (@lankyguyblog) in familiar circumstances. Another international break, another goalless draw - the two talk about the sacrificial lamb that is Adam Lallana after international duties, with how he might've affected Liverpool's starting line-up against Southampton. Following discussion about why Liverpool struggled against the Saints from both teams' perspective, they get into two positive points from the game. For all of the tactical insight - reviewing the game from a different light - tune in to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 12 - Jürgen, Johan, and Total Football

Talking Tactics: Episode 12 - Jürgen, Johan, and Total Football

The #AITalkingTactics podcast brings you a special episode! With Liverpool's fluid and flexible attack being all the rage, Leroy Mah hosts an #AITalkingTactics special, to discuss Liverpool's version of Total Football and its Dutch origins. Highly-recommended as the first is writer for Voetbal International and Catenaccio.com, Pieter Zwart (@PieterZwartNL), as the two go in-depth on Johan Cruyff's famous football philosophy and how we might see hints of it in Jürgen Klopp's Liverpool. Tune on to this special #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 11 - Analysing 6-1 Win over Watford

Talking Tactics: Episode 11 - Analysing 6-1 Win over Watford

The #AITalkingTactics podcast continues with a breakdown of the massive 6-1 win against Watford! Leroy Mah hosts Simeon (@6ixrole) as they talk about the initial slow start from Liverpool due to Watford's game plan before the game exploded into the glorious win that it was. Also included is discussion of perhaps why we see the improvement of Philippe Coutinho and Liverpool's attack as a whole. Stay tuned to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast for this and more!
Talking Tactics: Episode 10 - Talking Points from Win against Palace

Talking Tactics: Episode 10 - Talking Points from Win against Palace

The #AITalkingTactics podcast continues with a trio of games to discuss - 2-1 wins against West Brom and Spurs, but with a higher emphasis on the 4-2 win against Crystal Palace. Joining Leroy Mah is Srikanth Bala from the AI Global and India podcasts as they talk about the wins against WBA and Tottenham before they get into a breakdown of the Crystal Palace game. Stay tuned to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast for this and more!
Talking Tactics: Episode 9 - Breaking Down the United Stalemate

Talking Tactics: Episode 9 - Breaking Down the United Stalemate

Leroy Mah is back as he hosts the 9th episode of the #AITalkingTactics podcast. Joining Leroy this week is tactical analysis writer Jonny Mullins (@lankyguyblog) as they analyse the match-up between Liverpool and fierce-rivals Manchester United. Despite the game ending in a goalless draw, the two still discussed about Jose Mourinho's game plan, what Liverpool didn't do, midfield roles, Daniel Sturridge and much more. Stay tuned to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 8 - Analysing Scrappy Win over Swansea

Talking Tactics: Episode 8 - Analysing Scrappy Win over Swansea

Leroy Mah hosts another episode of the #AITalkingTactics podcast to discuss the scrappy 2-1 win against Swansea. Joining Leroy in this is Chris Williams, a regular contributor in the Liverpool atmosphere. Together, the two discussed about line-ups, Lallana's substitution off, Liverpool's rebuttal to Swansea's early goal, and what is expected out of deep-lying playmakers. For all this and more, tune in to the #AITalkingTactics Podcast!
Talking Tactics: Episode 7 - Analysing 5-1 Win over Hull

Talking Tactics: Episode 7 - Analysing 5-1 Win over Hull

Leroy Mah hosts another episode of the #AITalkingTactics podcast to discuss several tactical components of Liverpool's 5-1 win over Hull. Lee Scott (@FMAnalysis), a multi-website tactical analysis writer, including for AnfieldIndex, joins Leroy as they tactically break down the game, including topics on Hull's set-up, Liverpool's attacking trio and midfield headaches.
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