Posts Tagged ‘ paraguay ’

Spain 1-0 Paraguay: Spain squeeze out a result again

July 4, 2010
Spain 1-0 Paraguay: Spain squeeze out a result again

A familiar story for Spain. Good ball retention, a struggle until Torres departs, and Villa saves the day, scoring in a 1-0 win.
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Spain v Paraguay: tactical preview

July 3, 2010
Spain v Paraguay: tactical preview

Have Paraguay got any chance of coming away from this game with a result?
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Paraguay 0-0 Japan: neither side takes control

June 29, 2010
Paraguay 0-0 Japan: neither side takes control

Paraguay progress on penalties after neither side could score in a very poor 120 minutes of football.
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World Cup second round preview (part two)

June 28, 2010
World Cup second round preview (part two)

ZM’s tactical preview of the second half of the World Cup second round ties, being played on Monday 28th and Tuesday 29th of June.
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Italy 1-1 Paraguay: Italy dominate possession but struggle to create

June 15, 2010
Italy 1-1 Paraguay: Italy dominate possession but struggle to create

Italy dominated the game but rarely provided a real goal threat, whilst Paraguay sat back, defended and were happy to rely on set-pieces. Marcello Lippi’s switch to 4-4-2 on the hour mark resulted in Italy looking a far better side.
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