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Liverpool’s Tactical Woes, 2011/12 – Part One

By Mihail Vladimirov.
Kenny Dalglish was not the world’s greatest tactician, so it was only natural to expect Liverpool to struggle tactically under him. But before we explore these problems in detail from 2011/12 – what they were, why they occurred, how they could have been fixed – it would be instructive to look at the first six months of his second spell in charge of the club. What can we see from here that will help us draw useful conclusions about his performance last season?

Dalglish was the only suitable candidate to take over from Hodgson. He rediscovered the mental and moral core of Liverpool Football Club and brou...