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Chelsea 2-2 Juventus: Juve take advantage of their areas of strength

September 19, 2012
Chelsea 2-2 Juventus: Juve take advantage of their areas of strength

Oscar’s strikes gave Chelsea two-goal lead, but Juventus found a way back into the game. Roberto Di Matteo selected Oscar as the central playmaker in his 4-2-3-1, with Juan Mata on the bench. The rest of the side was as expected. Antonio Conte (and assistant Massimo Carrera)┬ánamed the expected side. There were no major surprises in the...
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Bayern 1-1 Chelsea: Chelsea win it on penalties

May 20, 2012
Bayern 1-1 Chelsea: Chelsea win it on penalties

Chelsea lifted the European Cup after a tight match was decided on penalties.
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Bayern v Chelsea – European Cup final preview

May 18, 2012
Bayern v Chelsea – European Cup final preview

If Chelsea did an ‘Inter 2010′ in the semi-final against Barcelona, they need to repeat the trick here – Inter went onto beat Bayern in the final that year.
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Chelsea 2-1 Liverpool: Chelsea lift the trophy

May 5, 2012
Chelsea 2-1 Liverpool: Chelsea lift the trophy

Chelsea won their fourth FA Cup in the last six years.
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The relationship between possession and shots

May 4, 2012
The relationship between possession and shots

The graph below shows the relationship between average possession per game (along the bottom) and shots per game (along the side) for the 98 sides in the Premier League, Serie A, Ligue 1, La Liga and the Bundesliga.
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