The concept of three at the back
Louis van Gaal made three at the back en vogue again at the World Cup but it seems like his team are struggling to grasp the principals of the concept. Still at least they were competitive throughout their Premier League clash against Sunderland. QPR, who also started with a back three, were staggeringly inept in the first half of their 4-0 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur. They switched to a back four in the second-half and were better. Not good, but better. Is there a chance the system just isn't suited to the Premier League?
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