Matchday 27 and the assortment of make-up matches had some emerging story lines.  Are Man United’s tactics validated?  Does Man City need to change things up?  How does Liverpool regain its superpowers?  Leicester finds its mettle even with a quiet Vardy.  Arsenal hits a VAR speed bump with Burnley.  Should Tottenham’s front three be feared?  Finally, we discuss the demise of the park-the-bus teams in the league tables.  Are we entering an expansive football era?

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Chris Mumford(@clmum), a Professor of Innovation at UNC Chapel Hill, is joined by Soccer Analyst Harshal Patel(@harshalp93) and Coach David Seymour (@davidseymour_).

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