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Valencia 0-1 Manchester United: 4-5-1 v 4-5-1 becomes 4-4-2 v 4-4-2, and United nick it late on

September 29, 2010
Valencia 0-1 Manchester United: 4-5-1 v 4-5-1 becomes 4-4-2 v 4-4-2, and United nick it late on

Smash and grab – Javier Hernandez’s late goal settled a tight contest.
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Posted in Champions League | 44 Comments »

Ajax 1-1 Milan: neither plays their best football

September 29, 2010
Ajax 1-1 Milan: neither plays their best football

An entertaining first half, a much less interesting second half, and a point apiece.
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Posted in Champions League | 31 Comments »

Chelsea 2-0 Marseille: Chelsea win relatively comfortably without playing well

September 28, 2010
Chelsea 2-0 Marseille: Chelsea win relatively comfortably without playing well

Chelsea are onto six points after a victory over Marseille that was in doubt for longer than it should have been.
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Posted in Champions League | 24 Comments »

Twente 2-2 Ajax: thrilling contest, fair result

September 28, 2010
Twente 2-2 Ajax: thrilling contest, fair result

Last year’s Eredivisie top two share the points in an open, attacking game.
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Posted in Holland | 13 Comments »

Werder Bremen 3-2: Hamburg: Wesley-inspired Bremen make Hamburg pay for wasted chances

September 27, 2010
Werder Bremen 3-2: Hamburg: Wesley-inspired Bremen make Hamburg pay for wasted chances

A thoroughly entertaining battle ended with a win for the home side thanks to a late Hugo Almeida goal.
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Posted in Germany | 30 Comments »