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Nicolas Anelka as a trequartista?

February 4, 2011
Nicolas Anelka as a trequartista?

It was assumed that Fernando Torres’ arrival would mean a place on the bench for Nicolas Anelka, but Tuesday’s 4-2 victory over Sunderland showed that Carlo Ancelotti might have a different role in mind for the Frenchman.
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Liverpool 2-0 Stoke: Dalglish switches to a three-man defence

February 3, 2011
Liverpool 2-0 Stoke: Dalglish switches to a three-man defence

Raul Meireles and Luis Suarez scored the goals as Liverpool eased to victory.
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Palermo 2-1 Juventus: Palermo pass around opponents early on, before Juve waste chances

February 3, 2011
Palermo 2-1 Juventus: Palermo pass around opponents early on, before Juve waste chances

Juventus were made to pay for their terrible start here, and lost the game despite dominating for long periods.
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Posted in Italy | 23 Comments »

Arsenal 2-1 Everton: Everton cope with Arsenal’s plan A, but not their plan B

February 2, 2011
Arsenal 2-1 Everton: Everton cope with Arsenal’s plan A, but not their plan B

A very interesting game that Arsene Wenger managed to turn around with a second half change in formation.
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Leverkusen 2-0 Hannover: efficient display from rejigged Leverkusen side

January 31, 2011
Leverkusen 2-0 Hannover: efficient display from rejigged Leverkusen side

Leverkusen won a fairly unspectacular game to maintain their second place position.
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Posted in Germany | 22 Comments »