Ten players needed constantly to be aware of what the man with the ball was doing and ANTINCIPATE what he would do next.

Johan Cryuff

Ft: Germany vs Mexico


Here is a sequence of play from Germans game against Mexico. #6 and #8 of mexico dragged by Germans #8 and #7 when we see top and bottom pictures. How Mexican defense had to position themselves to prevent #6 receiving from #2?