Thomas Muller: Resurgence

Thomas Muller has remerged as a key man at Bayern under Hansi Flick. The evidence points toward ‘the master of space’ benefitting from a new system.

When asked what makes him special, he simply replied, “Ich bin ein Raumdeuter” which translates to “I am a space interpreter”. There couldn’t be a better description of Thomas Muller’s role. He finds space and exploits it.

Tactical Times on Tour: #001 Arsenal FC

‘The decibels reached similar levels to those heard when Aubameyang scored his majestic first goal. ‘I just don’t think you understand’ they sang. I certainly didn’t understand.’

1 of 103, no.9. The Emirates Stadium, North London. Arsenal FC vs. Everton FC.