CHAPTER 2: Styles of Play

January 2000
Soccer Systems & Strategies;2000, p39
Book Chapter
Chapter 2 of the book "Soccer Systems & Strategies," by Jens Bangsbo and Birger Peitersen is presented. It describes attacking styles in soccer used internationally including systematic buildup of play and counterattacking play. It discusses defensive style such as collective defensive style and pressure play. It also offers information on the characteristics that national teams display.


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