Click on  a Position to learn more about its role, according to USA Men's National Team Coach Keith Tozer.

 

Special Topic: TEAM DEFENDING

Special Topic: GOALKEEPER CLEARANCE

 

 

Some players are able to play anywhere on the pitch. Besides the goalkeeper, who is mostly located in the penalty area, other players such as the fixo, alas and pivo can move freely anywhere in the pitch. This allows for more defensive and attacking strength when needed.

The positioning of these players can attribute to different strategies during the game.