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In the video below Alex Mason, DOC, Sporting Omaha and Mike Smith, Head Coach, University Heights Academy Boys Soccer, Hopkinsville, KY, breaks down the strengths and weaknesses of the 4-3-3 and the 4-2-3-1.
Both share how they line up defensively and how that changes when in possession. They also explain how their line ups and tactics change depending on if they are down a goal or up a goal late in the game, plus how they can exploit weaknesses in other formations.
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Want to learn more about both formations? Check out these resources