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Porto 2-1 Shakhtar: ill discipline costs Shakhtar

September 14, 2011
Porto 2-1 Shakhtar: ill discipline costs Shakhtar

Red cards for both centre-backs didn’t help the away side, but Porto were in charge for most of the game anyway.
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Barcelona 2-2 Milan: Milan’s narrowness frustrates Barca (just about)

September 13, 2011
Barcelona 2-2 Milan: Milan’s narrowness frustrates Barca (just about)

Milan scored in the first minute and the last minute, to bookend a game otherwise dominated by Barcelona.
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Arsenal 1-0 Udinese: Early Walcott goal gives Arsenal the advantage

August 16, 2011
Arsenal 1-0 Udinese: Early Walcott goal gives Arsenal the advantage

Udinese constantly threatened on the counter-attack but failed to beat Wojciech Szczesny.
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Barcelona 3-1 Manchester United: Barcelona are European Champions

May 29, 2011
Barcelona 3-1 Manchester United: Barcelona are European Champions

Goals from each of Barcelona’s front three gave Pep Guardiola’s side victory at Wembley.
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Manchester United 4-1 Schalke: chalkboards

May 4, 2011
Manchester United 4-1 Schalke: chalkboards

Even with an XI resembling a reserve side, Manchester United were extremely comfortable against Schalke, and will face Barcelona at Wembley later this month.
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