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Uruguay 1-1 Paraguay: Tabarez ditches his double pivot, then makes more attacking moves

March 25, 2013
Uruguay 1-1 Paraguay: Tabarez ditches his double pivot, then makes more attacking moves

Reigning South American champions Uruguay recorded their third consecutive 1-1 home draw – their participation in Brazil remains in the balance. Oscar Tabarez fielded a familiar core to this side – Edinson Cavani was only on the bench, with Diego Forlan behind Luis Suarez upfront, the combination that won Uruguay the Copa America final against...
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Uruguay 3-0 Paraguay: Tabarez gets things right

July 24, 2011
Uruguay 3-0 Paraguay: Tabarez gets things right

Uruguay won their record 15th Copa America with an excellent, controlled performance.
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Posted in Copa America 2011 | 60 Comments »

Paraguay 0-0 Venezuela (AET): Paraguay win on penalties – again

July 21, 2011
Paraguay 0-0 Venezuela (AET): Paraguay win on penalties – again

Paraguay are, amazingly, through to the Copa America final having drawn all five games in the competition so far.
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Posted in Copa America 2011 | 31 Comments »

Brazil 0-0 Paraguay: Brazil fail to score in 120 minutes – then miss all their penalties too

July 18, 2011
Brazil 0-0 Paraguay: Brazil fail to score in 120 minutes – then miss all their penalties too

Paraguay are through to the semi-finals of the Copa America, having drawn all four games so far.
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Posted in Gold Cup 2011 | 54 Comments »

Brazil 2-2 Paraguay: Brazil snatch the draw

July 10, 2011
Brazil 2-2 Paraguay: Brazil snatch the draw

Mano Menezes ditched the “European” 4-2-3-1, went for a Dunga-style compromise system, then ended up with 4-2-2-2…
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Posted in Copa America 2011 | 56 Comments »