The official website for European football

Hodgson on the 4-4-2

Published: Monday 10 May 2010, 13.07CET
The former Switzerland and Finland coach talks tactics.
Published: Monday 10 May 2010, 13.07CET

Hodgson on the 4-4-2

The former Switzerland and Finland coach talks tactics.

Roy Hodgson explains the advantages of the 4-4-2 system, a formation which he feels ensures coverage across the defensive line better than any other. Hodgson also discusses the need for a midfield which strikes the right balance between defence and attack.

Last updated: 15/04/16 5.48CET

Related information

Member associations
Team profiles

http://www.uefa.comhttp://www.uefa.org/news/newsid=519235.html#hodgson

UEFA.com features

AFC and UEFA Presidents meet in Nyon
  • AFC and UEFA Presidents meet in Nyon
  • 2016 ─ a year to remember for UEFA
  • UEFA Direct spotlight on the 'boot-iful' game
  • Women's football across the national associations
  • What is UEFA?
  • Amsterdam completes 2020 logo hat-trick
  • UEFA Direct 163 - all about the ball
  • Dublin excited to share in 2020 experience
  • Looking forward to UEFA Women’s EURO 2017
  • Financial Fair Play is working
1 of 10