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The Dying Art of the Maestros: The False Nine — FutbolPulse
The false nine has existed for a timeless eternity in the history of football, with the first traces of its use originating in 1936. Naturally a very powerful and demanding position, it has been occupied by many world class players – most notably Francesco Totti, Alfredo Di Stefano, Michael Laudrup, Johan Cruyff, and, of course, Lionel Messi. …