Pep Guardiola Attacking Tactics - Tactical Analysis and Sessions from Manchester City’s 4-3-3

Athanasios Terzis

Print: COLOUR | Tactical Analysis: 56 | Practices: 70 | Age: U14-Pro | Pages: 180

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This FULL COLOUR book provides a tactical analysis of Pep Guardiola’s 4-3-3 Attacking Tactics (56 Tactical Examples) for you the coach to learn from one of the best coaches in the world.

The aim of the book is to use the innovative attacking tactics of Pep Guardiola to create chances and score goals, with variations depending on the opposition players’ positioning and reactions within their formation (4-4-2, 4-2-3-1, 4-3-3 and teams with a back 5).

Athanasios Terzis is a UEFA 'A' Licence Coach and has used this analysis to produce 12 Full Training Sessions (70 Practices and Variations). You can use these ready-made sessions to practice Pep Guardiola’s attacking tactics and implement them into your training sessions.


Pep Guardiola’s Tactical Analysis:


  1. Overcoming the Pressing of the Opposing Forwards
  2. Positioning and Rotations with Inverted Full Backs
  3. Creating and Exploiting Overloads in Wide Areas
  4. Attacking Options when the Overload Out Wide is Blocked
  5. Moving the Ball Wide and Receiving in Behind the Full Back (or Create Space for Inside Pass)
  6. Combination Play Out Wide when the Overload is Blocked
  7. Stretching the Opposition’s Defence and Switching Play
  8. Attacking Options when the Attacking Midfielder Receives Between the Lines
  9. Exploiting Space Created when the Opposing Centre Back Pushes Out to Press the Ball
  10. Attacking Through the Centre with the Forward Dropping Back to Receive
  11. Switching Play to the Weak Side when the Overload is Blocked Against the 4-3-3
  12. Attacking Against a Back 5

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Pep Guardiola Attacking Tactics