How to Press like RB Leipzig

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RB Leipzig has made a name for themselves in Germany, albeit not necessarily a good one. Owned by Red Bull owner, Dietrich Mateschitz, RB Leipzig has been ruffling feathers in Germany following their meteoric rise from the 5th division in 2009 to the Bundesliga in 2016. However, image aside and the fact that an energy drink is perhaps tarnishing what we know and love about the beautiful game; RB Leipzig is a very competitive team and their pressing structure is something to note and pay attention to for the remainder of the 2016 Bundesliga season. Below is a presentation I made regarding their pressing structure.

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*Note: You may have to download the PDF to watch the videos!

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