Posts Tagged ‘ centre-half ’

Mourinho tries to counter Messi’s false nine role by pushing Carvalho up the pitch

August 18, 2011
Mourinho tries to counter Messi’s false nine role by pushing Carvalho up the pitch

One of the notable features from the second leg of the Spanish Supercopa was the positioning of Ricardo Carvalho, and his response to Lionel Messi’s movement into deep, slightly right-sided positions.
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Guardiola uses Mascherano at centre-back in 1-0 win over Shakhtar

April 13, 2011
Guardiola uses Mascherano at centre-back in 1-0 win over Shakhtar

There were no major surprises in Barcelona’s 1-0 win over Shakhtar on Tuesday night.
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Bayern 1-3 Dortmund: Schweinsteiger tries to play deep, but Dortmund don’t let him play

February 27, 2011
Bayern 1-3 Dortmund: Schweinsteiger tries to play deep, but Dortmund don’t let him play

Dortmund ended Bayern’s faint hopes of winning the Bundesliga with an impressive victory.
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Celtic 3-0 Rangers: Celtic better all over the pitch

February 20, 2011
Celtic 3-0 Rangers: Celtic better all over the pitch

Celtic extended their advantage at the top of the SPL with a dominant performance.
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