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Tottenham 0-0 Man City: Spurs on top but Hart keeps it level

August 15, 2010
Tottenham 0-0 Man City: Spurs on top but Hart keeps it level

An excellent game to get the new Premier League season up and running. No goals, but tremendous entertainment and some interesting tactical elements too.
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Zenit 2-0 Rubin: two goals for Kerzhakov, nine point lead for Zenit

August 4, 2010
Zenit 2-0 Rubin: two goals for Kerzhakov, nine point lead for Zenit

Another efficient win for Zenit, who now lead the Russian Premier League by nine points. They’re not quite out of sight, but it would take an incredible turnaround for them to not win the championship, even with 15 rounds still to play.
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Sevilla 2-3 Barcelona: Barca on the brink

May 9, 2010
Sevilla 2-3 Barcelona: Barca on the brink

Pep Guardiola’s side are almost there: a win at home to Valladolid next Sunday will secure their second consecutive La Liga title. This game ended up closer than it should have been, after Barca went 3-0 up, and Sevilla had a man sent-off. Nevertheless, the three points are in the bag.
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Manchester City 0-1 Tottenham: Spurs deservedly into the Champions League

May 5, 2010
Manchester City 0-1 Tottenham: Spurs deservedly into the Champions League

Tottenham emerged victorious from this Champions League playoff, primarily because they created more clear-cut chances. Peter Crouch’s winner was slightly fortunate, but it was no more than Spurs deserved.
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