1) Ball played
into the centre, notice how the centre- half (marked with a while square)
is dragged out of position & the loose marking by the other defenders.
with a red square) meets the cross ahead of the defender and scores.
- The defenders
are not tight enough to the attackers preventing them getting a challenge
in to break up the attack - Loose
This move shows how a defence with three centre-halfs can be beaten by playing
through the middle, sucking the defenders in then using the space created
behind the wing-backs.
- Also, shows the importance of good crossing and how forwards must be first to crosses.
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