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Five conclusions about…Germany

February 10, 2011
Five conclusions about…Germany

Few lessons Many hoped that this game would see (yet another) new generation of German internationals.
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Five conclusions about…Italy

February 10, 2011
Five conclusions about…Italy

Ball retention Cesare Prandelli has brought in a style of play that is suited well to modern football – in South Africa last year Italy lacked any kind of cohesive gameplan.
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Japan 1-0 Australia: late extra time winner

January 30, 2011
Japan 1-0 Australia: late extra time winner

Tadanari Lee scored a superb volley – his first ever international goal – to win the 2011 Asian Cup.
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Australia 6-0 Uzbekistan: Australian counter-attacking tears apart terrible Uzbekistan defence

January 26, 2011

Australia were excellent early on, before a crazy second half saw Uzbekistan collapse completely.
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Japan 2-2 S Korea: Japan through after penalties

January 25, 2011
Japan 2-2 S Korea: Japan through after penalties

South Korea failed to convert any of their three penalties in the shoot out, so Japan progress to the final.
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