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Guardiola: I hate tiki-taka

Despite being renowned for popularising the style of football, the Bayern boss has revealed his "loathing" of what some claim he spawned with Barcelona in his new autobiography

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KingPin3029d ago

"It's so much rubbish and has no purpose. You have to pass the ball with a clear intention, with the aim of making it into the opposition's goal. It's not about passing for the sake of it."

this is what made tiki-taka boring to watch.
every match barca used to have like 800+ passes of which only 200 were with some sort of intention to break through the opposition. the rest of it was to keep possession.

this is why i say tiki-taka was good football wise (without the ball, the other team cant do anything) but had no entertainment value (nobody wants to watch 600+ short passes going nowhere at all).