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Inverting the pyramid : the history of soccer tactics

Author: Jonathan Wilson
Publisher: New York : Nation Books, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a history of soccer, discussing the long evolution of its tactical game, the contributions made by South American and European players, and the development of the playing style of modern-day Spain.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Wilson
ISBN: 9781568587387 1568587384
OCLC Number: 848267027
Notes: "First published in 2009, 2013 in Great Britain by The Orion Publishing Group"--Title page verso.
Description: xxii, 418 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: From genesis to the pyramid --
The waltz and the tango --
The third back --
How Fascism destroyed the coffeehouse --
Organized disorder --
The Hungarian connection --
Harnessing the carnival --
The English pragmatism (1) --
The birth of the new --
Catenaccio --
After the angels --
Total football --
Science and sincerity --
Fly me to the moon --
The English pragmatism (2) --
The return of the back three --
The coach who wasn't a horse --
Total recall --
Ghosts and the machine --
The triumph of the pass.
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Presents a history of soccer, discussing the long evolution of its tactical game, the contributions made by South American and European players, and the development of the playing style of modern-day Spain.

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