Spanish La Liga – Team Profiles and Styles
Second part of the series, this time looking at La Liga teams.
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(Dark Blue: Very Strong, Light Blue: Strong, Orange: Weak, Red: Very Weak)
Team Characteristics (sorted by current league positions)
- Creating scoring chances
- Scoring from set pieces
- Coming back from behind
- Stealing the ball from opposition
- Defending against long shots, skillful players, wingplay and fast breaks
Overall league ‘rating’: -16
Only 5 teams with more strengths than weaknesses (EPL: 8), and 11 teams with more weaknesses (EPL: 10)
- More teams favour longball passing over short passing (8 vs 6)
- 16 teams playing 4-2-3-1
Compare this to the English Premier League and some common opinions can be discredited.
Further leagues to come shortly.
Keywords: Tactics, Team Analysis, Spanish La Liga, Styles, Characteristics