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Mikel Arteta's 4-4-1-1 | Manipulating Space | FM22 Tactic - Tactical Analysis

Mikel Arteta most recently has decided on a tactical switch, switching from a 4-2-3-1 to more of a 4-4-1-1 and so far, it's worked a treat. Arsenal have collected wins from both league games since the switch beating Aston Villa at home 3-1 followed by an impressive 2-0 victory against Leicester at the King Power Stadium. The 4-4-1-1 shape isn't too different to Arteta's so far favoured 4-2-3-1 but since the switch, it's proved to be more effective as Arsenal have looked more structured and energetic in their approach.

In this tactical analysis, we will have a look at Arsenal’s bright start to their most recent tactical change which has helped Arsenal grab early goals against both Aston Villa and Leicester City.


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