Posts Tagged ‘ diamond ’

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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Chelsea 0-1 Liverpool: Meireles grabs winner

February 6, 2011
Chelsea 0-1 Liverpool: Meireles grabs winner

Two interesting formations produced a tense, tight game which was won by Raul Meireles’ goal.
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Nicolas Anelka as a trequartista?

February 4, 2011
Nicolas Anelka as a trequartista?

It was assumed that Fernando Torres’ arrival would mean a place on the bench for Nicolas Anelka, but Tuesday’s 4-2 victory over Sunderland showed that Carlo Ancelotti might have a different role in mind for the Frenchman.
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Schalke 2-0 Bayern: Bayern dominate but lose

December 4, 2010
Schalke 2-0 Bayern: Bayern dominate but lose

A scoreline that barely makes sense given the away side’s dominance for the majority of the game.
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Schalke 2-0 Benfica: two diamonds, little sparkle

October 1, 2010
Schalke 2-0 Benfica: two diamonds, little sparkle

Schalke eventually found a way past Benfica, in a game between two sides lacking confidence.
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