Photography by Jon Enoch

Championship, March 11 2017

Newcastle 1
  • Murphy (76)
Fulham 3
  • Cairney (15)
  • Sessegnon (51, 59)

Newcastle returned to the Premier League as Championship title-winners last season, but they were defeated twice by a Fulham side coached by Slavisa Jokanovic. Here, the victorious manager tells The Coaches’ Voice about the tactics behind his team’s 3-1 win at St James’ Park in March – and how he devised a plan to get the better of an opposition bearing all the defensive hallmarks of Rafa Benitez.

Starting teams and formations

Slavisa Jokanovic

The feeling

Slavisa Jokanovic on a coaching career characterised by decisions that have come from the inside
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

Gary Rowett

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