Frank de Boer is the first full-time Dutch tactician in Serie A, so Mina Rzouki analyses how his style will work at Inter.
Technical beauty versus tactical intelligence: herein lies the difference between Dutch and Italian football. Tacticians from both countries have found success when exporting their ideals to different nations, especially when working in England or Spain, yet Frank De Boer represents the first permanent Dutch Coach in charge of an Italian club. Clarence Seedorf may have taken over the reins at Milan midway through the 2013-14 campaign, but the journey was short lived and a temporary solution in troubling times.
Can a Dutchman win in a league that values tactical strategies above technical qualities?
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