Posts Tagged ‘ mourinho ’

Valencia 2-3 Real Madrid: Real press well early on, Valencia better after substitutions

November 20, 2011
Valencia 2-3 Real Madrid: Real press well early on, Valencia better after substitutions

Real Madrid maintained their lead over Barcelona after an entertaining win over Valencia at the Mestalla.
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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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15 managerial appointments – the verdict

May 23, 2011
15 managerial appointments – the verdict

Back in August, ZM published a list of the 15 most intriguing managerial appointments of the summer.
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Real Madrid 1-0 Barcelona (AET): Ronaldo header wins Real the Copa del Rey

April 21, 2011
Real Madrid 1-0 Barcelona (AET): Ronaldo header wins Real the Copa del Rey

A tight, scrappy game was won by Cristiano Ronaldo’s 103rd minute goal.
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Real Madrid 1-1 Barcelona: Real fight back impressively, but gap remains eight points

April 17, 2011
Real Madrid 1-1 Barcelona: Real fight back impressively, but gap remains eight points

A penalty each from the two Pichichi contenders saw honours even at the Bernabeu.
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