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Juventus 3-0 Roma: Juventus sit extremely deep to prevent Roma counter-attacking

January 6, 2014
Juventus 3-0 Roma: Juventus sit extremely deep to prevent Roma counter-attacking

Juventus took a big step towards a third consecutive title with a convincing victory over their closest challengers. Antonio Conte welcomed back Andrea Pirlo in the deep playmaking position, and was able to select his first-choice starting XI. Rudi Garcia had Francesco Totti back after injury, and opted for Adem Ljajic rather than Mattia Destro in...
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Chelsea 3-0 Valencia: Chelsea drop deep and progress to the second round

December 6, 2011
Chelsea 3-0 Valencia: Chelsea drop deep and progress to the second round

Chelsea are into the knockout stages after a surprisingly comfortable win over Valencia.
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