This first appeared on If you wish to see it in its original format and with higher quality pictures then you can always check out the link. But I'm reposting my article here to hopefully generate some discussion about a topic that I started to enjoy a lot in the last few versions of Football Manager; assymetric formations and creating overloads. Can they be as effective in the game as they are in real life, eg. Pep Guardiola's recent success with strategic overloads. Please