The midfield glossary - 6s, 8s, 10s, Enganches and beyond...


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The Athletic's Michael Cox and Tom Worville join Ali Maxwell to bring you the definitive guide to the many, many roles and positions you may find in midfield.

What's the difference between a 6 and an 8? What makes a true holding midfielder and is it different to the 'Makelele role'? Why do Argentineans love no.5s so much? What's the difference between an Enganche and a Trequarista? And what on earth is a shuttler?

All these questions and more answered as the ZM pod goes box-to-box for the next fifty-five minutes

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