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Brazil 0-0 Paraguay: Brazil fail to score in 120 minutes – then miss all their penalties too

July 18, 2011
Brazil 0-0 Paraguay: Brazil fail to score in 120 minutes – then miss all their penalties too

Paraguay are through to the semi-finals of the Copa America, having drawn all four games so far.
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Posted in Gold Cup 2011 | 54 Comments »

Brazil 4-2 Ecuador: Brazil finally grab a win

July 14, 2011
Brazil 4-2 Ecuador: Brazil finally grab a win

An open game was always likely to favour Brazil, and they took advantage to confirm their progression to the knockout stage.
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Posted in Copa America 2011 | 51 Comments »

Brazil 2-2 Paraguay: Brazil snatch the draw

July 10, 2011
Brazil 2-2 Paraguay: Brazil snatch the draw

Mano Menezes ditched the “European” 4-2-3-1, went for a Dunga-style compromise system, then ended up with 4-2-2-2…
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Posted in Copa America 2011 | 56 Comments »

Brazil 0-0 Venezuela: Brazil fail to impress

July 4, 2011
Brazil 0-0 Venezuela: Brazil fail to impress

Mano Menezes’ first competitive game as Brazil manager ended with a poor 0-0 draw against a resilient Venezuela side.
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Posted in Copa America 2011 | 48 Comments »

Santos 2-1 Peñarol: greater attacking variety gives Santos the Copa Libertadores

June 25, 2011
Santos 2-1 Peñarol: greater attacking variety gives Santos the Copa Libertadores

After a goalless first leg, goals from Neymar and Danilo gave Santos their first Copa Libertadores for nearly 50 years.
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