In the Media: JVS on 'total football'

Melbourne Heart FC welcomed John van't Schip back to the Club this week and already the Dutchman is working to implement his long term vision at the Red and White.

Melbourne Heart FC welcomed John van't Schip back to the Club this week and already the Dutchman is working to implement his long term vision at the Red and White.

Read his chat with Matt Windley from the Herald Sun, below.


Herald Sun Melbourne Heart wants to play like Barcelona, as John van 't Schip preaches "total football" Matt Windley, August 16

MELBOURNE Heart wants to play like Barcelona and new technical manager John van't Schip says the club's dedication to a "total football" methodology can be a consistent championship-winning formula. Heart is aiming to launch its youth academy, in conjunction with Cruyff Football, next year.

Its creation will eventually see its current youth team scrapped in favour of the senior-most academy team that the club wants to have playing all-year round - in both the National Youth League and a Victorian competition.

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