Tag Archives: Defensive Midfielders

Why Javier Mascherano Is A Bad Midfielder For Barcelona

Whether or not Javier Mascherano should supersede Sergio Busquets as Barcelona’s pivote has been a constant topic of discussion among culés this season and it has been addressed in my columns several times before. Mascherano’s start in midfield for Barça’s weekend … Continue reading

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The Top Ten Currently Active Defensive Midfielders

This piece originally appeared on http://www.sabotagetimes.com. Disclaimer: when compiling and ranking this list, I was struck by the fact that our commonly-used linguistic terms for footballers and positions have been rendered obsolete by the rapid evolution of the modern game. … Continue reading

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