In 1979, Malmo have been the runner up of the European Cup which was the Champions League of that period. After that, they haven’t actually hit prime gear within the competitors.
In 2015, they certified for the Champions League group stage however they misplaced 5 out of their 6 video games. Now, Malmo are again for redemption with Jon Dahl main them on the helm.
Tomasson has had a embellished taking part in profession who has virtually received all of it, however can he fare effectively as a supervisor in the long term. Right here’s how John Dahl Tomasson has led Malmo to nice issues similar to throughout his taking part in days at AC Milan.
WHO IS JON DAHL TOMASSON
After having a nasty begin to his profession in Newcastle United, Jon Dahl proved the pundits incorrect in his 4-year spell at Feyenoord. The striker received the Everdise with them in 1998 and UEFA Tremendous Cup in 2002. In 2002, he turned Denmark’s participant of the 12 months after scoring 4 objectives within the World Cup.
By that point of his profession, he was well-known within the Netherlands and his dwelling nation Denmark. In 2002 he joined AC Milan and he turned a world star from thereon. In his first season, Tomasson received Milan a Champions League after scoring 3 essential objectives in 10 appearances, He additionally received the Copa Italia with them in the identical 12 months and went onto win Serie A subsequent season.
He performed round Europe for the following few seasons and in 2011, Tomasson retired again to Feyenoord. He began his teaching profession at Excelsior after changing into their assistant and forward coach until 2014 and joined Roda JC after that.
MALMO TACTICAL ANALYSIS
Malmo had been struggling to get seaside into their groove just a few years in the past after failing to win the league for two consecutive seasons. In January 2020, Tomasson took cost of Malmo and since then he has introduced a revolution on the Swedish membership.
Within the 2020/21 season, Malmo received the league and have even certified for the Champions League which is simply the tip of the iceberg. Predicting the way in which Tomasson will set out his squad forward of a recreation is sort of unpredictable.
Malmo performs a myriad of formations relying on their opponents however Tomasson all the time makes certain that they’re effectively unfold everywhere in the pitch and utilise the broad areas to the fullest. Even when they’re taking part in with 3 centre-backs, they use their full backs like wingers and their go-to attacking intuition whereas on the entrance foot.
Though defensively, their efficiency hasn’t improved a lot, they’ve began scoring extra objectives beneath Tomasson and that’s the solely factor that issues on the finish of the day.
EUROPEAN GLORY ON THE CARDS?
Rangers remained undefeated the entire season final 12 months however nonetheless, Malmo knocked them out within the Champions League play-offs 4-2 on combination. Malmo have began their Champions League marketing campaign robust and have defeated numerous formidable opponents to achieve this far. Malmo have been seeded with Juventus, Chelsea and Zenit which is arguably one of many hardest teams this season.
They’re unlucky to be added on this group and their possibilities of making it to the Knockout levels are very slim. Contemplating the way in which they misplaced towards Juventus final evening, they may attempt to outperform Zenit who’re additionally a membership with a better pedigree. Zalmo ought to attempt to do their finest, they need to be optimistic about ending third within the group and check out their probabilities within the Europa League as an alternative.