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Fiorentina 0-0 Juventus: home side dominate in a clash of similar systems

September 25, 2012
Fiorentina 0-0 Juventus: home side dominate in a clash of similar systems

3-5-2 versus 3-5-2, and one point apiece. Vincenzo Montella made three changes. The most significant involved him selecting the industry of Romulo over the creativity of Mati Fernandez. Adem Ljajic came in for Haris Seferovic, and Manuel Pasqual for Mattia Cassani. Antonio Conte and Massimo Carrera decided to rest Claudio Marchisio, with Emanuele Giaccherini starting instead....
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Juventus 2-1 Udinese: Juve mimic Udinese’s tactics but remain an all-round attacking threat

January 29, 2012
Juventus 2-1 Udinese: Juve mimic Udinese’s tactics but remain an all-round attacking threat

Alessandro Matri scored a classic centre-forward’s goal to strengthen Juve’s position at the top.
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Conte’s Juventus storm back from 2-0 down to draw 3-3 at Napoli

November 30, 2011
Conte’s Juventus storm back from 2-0 down to draw 3-3 at Napoli

One of the good things about a very tactical match is that the coaches are pressed for the reasons they made particular decisions at the post-match press conference.
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Antonio Conte’s system isn’t a 4-2-4, but it still provides excitement

October 23, 2011
Antonio Conte’s system isn’t a 4-2-4, but it still provides excitement

The 4-2-4 is a mythical formation, immediately bringing to mind the Brazil side of 1970, maybe the greatest international side in history.
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