Five In Midfield Is Not Defensive - It's Necessary

Last updated : 27 January 2016 By Amitai Winehouse

Leeds need to play five in the middle, not least because they now have players that are well suited to it.

There will always be accusations that having a trio of Liam Bridcutt, Lewis Cook and Toumani Diagougara is defensive, but the alternative allows too much time and space.

Leaving Mirco Antenucci up front alone was a big difference in the second-half.


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