Quote Originally Posted by Sadomin View Post
No, I want him as a box-to-box left-sided destroyer-bomber in all CL games.
That’s what Matuidi is for. Now we play 433, Matuidi’s presence on the left side of midfield has made Mandzukic’s workrate redundant.

We don’t need our forwards to be defending in our own penalty area. We need them to sit on the shoulder of the opponents’ defence ready to counter at any moment.