Hughton: Dealing with a quick winger

Former Norwich City manager Chris Hughton gives his tips for fullbacks on how to deal with the Robbens and Ronaldos of this world

It's hardly the best time to be a full-back when you consider the plethora of top-quality wingers bombing up and down football pitches across the world.

With the mentality of a winger now seemingly evolved to incorporate an insatiable goal-lust to go with their gallons of creativity, it's enough to send defenders to an early grave. However, slowly but surely they are fighting back.

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As a former full-back himself, Norwich City boss Chris Hughton believes that the key is to give yourself a chance, while working with your teammates to limit service to the wide-man.

Here's Chris to explain...

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Also see:
Hughton: Stopping a jet-heeled striker
Hughton: Stop the opposition's passing game
Hughton: Last 5 mins and you need a goal
Winning the ball off the target man
How to make the opposition play the long ball game
Countering a team that press high up the pitch 

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