Photography by Jon Enoch

EFL Cup, December 20 2017

Bristol City 2
  • Bryan (51)
  • Smith (90+3)
Manchester United 1
  • Ibrahimovic (58)

Lee Johnson’s Championship side had already beaten three Premier League teams in the EFL Cup before the holders, Manchester United visited Ashton Gate in the quarter finals last December. Here, the Bristol City manager tells The Coaches’ Voice about the tactics that led to their 2-1 victory over Jose Mourinho’s side and how a trip to the Manchester derby 10 days earlier helped him to devise them.

Starting teams and formations

Aitor Karanka

The End of the Affair

Aitor Karanka gives a fascinating insight into how even a successful spell in charge of a club can come to an end

Slavisa Jokanovic

Fulham complete an impressive Championship double over title-chasing Newcastle at St James' Park
Nuno Espirito Santo

My idea

Wolves head coach Nuno Espírito Santo on the constant building and development of a football philosophy that was honed at Porto, partly under José Mourinho, in La Liga, largely with Valencia, and in Russia and Greece