Soccer Jargon 101: Number Position Translator | Between the Lines

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 1:51pm

What is a 'number 8'? Or a 'number 6'? Armchair Analyst Matt Doyle explains which positions correlate to these numbers and others.

For more on the 'number 6' watch: http://www.mlssoccer.com/video/2012/05/01/between-lines-true-d-mid

For an expanded explanation on the 'number 8 watch: http://www.mlssoccer.com/video/2013/07/10/between-lines-unsung-midfield-...

For more on the 'number 9 watch: http://www.mlssoccer.com/video/2013/04/30/between-lines-role-target-forward

For more on the 'number 10' watch: http://www.mlssoccer.com/video/2013/05/21/between-lines-evolution-playma...

For more on the young playmakers in MLS: http://www.mlssoccer.com/video/2013/09/18/24-under-24-new-wave-attacking...