Tactical Awareness. European pedigree. Craig Goodwin. Adelaide seems the perfect package this season. Sport is about a constant struggle for betterment rather than a contented laying on the laurels, yet that’s exactly what Adelaide have done this season. Hold the howls of protest. To be clear, positives are hardly lacking for this slick fourth-placed side. […]
I’m fairly pleased that The Roar didn’t charge me with the task of making sense of the Round 6 A-League match at Coopers Stadium on Friday night. I’m not quite sure what I would have made of the whole thing, or said.
In Friday’s incendiary clash between Adelaide and Brisbane, beneath the crimson flashes of fury and the sickening slips into violence, there was an interesting tactical discussion being staged, with the two teams testing different answers to a similar question.