Posts Tagged ‘ 4-1-4-1 ’

Real Madrid 2-1 Juventus: Real take the victory, but fail to impress

October 24, 2013
Real Madrid 2-1 Juventus: Real take the victory, but fail to impress

Despite losing the contest, Antonio Conte can arguably draw more positives from this match after his side performed impressively with ten men. Carlo Ancelotti selected a 4-3-3 system for the second time this season, with Gareth Bale and Isco both on the bench. Iker Casillas returned in goal. Conte went for a 4-5-1 system with Claudio...
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Chelsea 2-1 Tottenham: late Kalou goal sees Chelsea remain in title hunt

April 30, 2011
Chelsea 2-1 Tottenham: late Kalou goal sees Chelsea remain in title hunt

Chelsea turned the game around after bringing on players more suited to their system.
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Aston Villa 1-0 Man City: Bent strikes on debut

January 22, 2011
Aston Villa 1-0 Man City: Bent strikes on debut

Manchester City dominated the game but somehow managed to come away with nothing.
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Manchester United 1-0 Liverpool: Liverpool fail to recover from early goal and red card

January 9, 2011
Manchester United 1-0 Liverpool: Liverpool fail to recover from early goal and red card

Kenny Dalglish’s first match in charge ended in defeat, as Manchester United won without impressing yet again.
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France unpredictable with new formation

June 7, 2010
France unpredictable with new formation

As you might recall, France qualified for this tournament in rather controversial circumstances, squeezing past Ireland in the playoff after finishing behind Serbia in the group phase.
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Posted in World Cup 2010 | 49 Comments »