Posts Tagged ‘ 4-3-2-1 ’

Italy 2-1 Mexico: Italy excel down the left flank

June 18, 2013
Italy 2-1 Mexico: Italy excel down the left flank

Italy dominated for the majority of the match, and Mario Balotelli was a fitting matchwinner. Cesare Prandelli selected a 4-3-2-1 system, using Juventus duo Claudio Marchisio and Emanuele Giaccherini behind lone striker Balotelli. Mexico coach Jose Manuel de la Torre used a standard 4-2-3-1 system, playing Giovani dos Santos behind Javier Hernandez. Mexico had some bright moments,...
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Posted in Confederations Cup 2013 | 13 Comments »

PSG 2-2 Montpellier: narrowness versus width

February 20, 2012
PSG 2-2 Montpellier: narrowness versus width

First played second in Ligue 1, and PSG maintain their one-point lead.
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Posted in France | 34 Comments »

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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Posted in England | 41 Comments »

Manchester United 2-1 Chelsea: Ancelotti changes formation but still loses the tie

April 12, 2011
Manchester United 2-1 Chelsea: Ancelotti changes formation but still loses the tie

Goals from Javier Hernandez and Park Ji-Sung saw United progress to the semi-finals.
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Posted in Champions League | 112 Comments »

Inter 0-1 Bayern: Gomez nicks it at the end

February 23, 2011
Inter 0-1 Bayern: Gomez nicks it at the end

Mario Gomez struck very late to give Bayern a crucial first leg lead.
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Posted in Italy | 90 Comments »