My counter-pressing article appears to be doing well. For people looking at another perspective on how to make it work, here’s the idea applied to a more traditional formation, instead of the strikerless shenanigans you’re used to from yours truly.
If you have been following me on Twitter somewhat, you will have noticed my ongoing digital love-affair with Zlatan Ibrahimovic over the course of my FM21 save with AC Milan. Ever since returning to Milan from his MLS exploits, the Swedish frontman has rolled back the years, playing like a man 15 years younger. I always knew that Zlatan wouldn't last forever and that the time of his impending retirement drew nearer every time I hit continue. Like any manager worth his salt, I saw what needed to be done. Who could replace Zlatan?