Reluctantly, a narrow diamond

Grigor Pasha writes: Mid-November, 2020. Mid-table. Playing mostly a narrow diamond -- though not excessively narrow, since I've briefed by two in the middle to go wide. I went for the narrow diamond simply because i had the depth and blend in midfield to make it work. At the base of the diamond is 'Donny' … Continue reading Reluctantly, a narrow diamond

Tactical learning: reflections on my season in Bulgaria’s second tier

Grigor Pasha writes: By now you'll no doubt have heard the news that I've resigned from OFC Pomorie, despite meeting the board's expectation of a mid-season finish. Since then I've spent some mornings in the Sea Park in Burgas, which I've recently moved to, drinking good coffee, looking out to sea, and even indulging myself … Continue reading Tactical learning: reflections on my season in Bulgaria’s second tier