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Davis on central midfielders

Published: Friday 8 October 2010, 9.00CET
Arsenal FC legend Paul Davis discusses the art of the central midfielder.
Published: Friday 8 October 2010, 9.00CET

Davis on central midfielders

Arsenal FC legend Paul Davis discusses the art of the central midfielder.

Whether in the mould of Steven Gerrard, Xavier Hernández or Cesc Fàbregas, the role of a central midfielder is a particularly tough one. Arsenal FC legend Paul Davis analyses the position and emphasises the need for anyone playing there to demand possession at every opportunity.

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