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Lazio 2-1 Roma: Full-backs give Roma the early advantage but Lazio nick it late on

October 16, 2011
Lazio 2-1 Roma: Full-backs give Roma the early advantage but Lazio nick it late on

A game that turned on a red card and penalty decision – Luis Enrique won the early battle, but Eddy Reja’s side came through for him in stoppage time.
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Mihajlovic manages to push Napoli out of shape

September 25, 2011
Mihajlovic manages to push Napoli out of shape

An interesting feature of Napoli’s 0-0 draw with Fiorentina last night was the sight of a back three up against a front three, with Sinisa Mihajlovic exploiting Napoli’s weakness on the flanks.
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Napoli 3-1 Milan: Counter-attack and Cavani hat-trick

September 18, 2011
Napoli 3-1 Milan: Counter-attack and Cavani hat-trick

Hat-trick specialist Edinson Cavani bagged another as Napoli confirmed their title potential.
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Inter 0-0 Roma: interesting in theory, but not on the pitch

September 17, 2011
Inter 0-0 Roma: interesting in theory, but not on the pitch

Two sides lacking confidence contested a fairly tame 0-0 draw in Milan.
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Palermo 4-3 Inter: Gasperini’s 3-4-3 exposed

September 12, 2011
Palermo 4-3 Inter: Gasperini’s 3-4-3 exposed

Palermo produced a great second half display to edge a thriller.
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