Posts Tagged ‘ pressing ’

Liverpool 0-2 Arsenal: Cazorla stays high up and exploits space between the lines

September 2, 2012
Liverpool 0-2 Arsenal: Cazorla stays high up and exploits space between the lines

Arsenal started nervously but eventually got into their stride to record an impressive win over Liverpool. Brendan Rodgers brought Daniel Agger straight back into the team after he was suspended for the draw against Manchester City, while Nuri Sahin was given his debut in midfield, in place of the injured Lucas Leiva. Arsene Wenger kept his...
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Manchester United 2-3 Athletic Bilbao: United unable to deal with pressing and high tempo

March 8, 2012
Manchester United 2-3 Athletic Bilbao: United unable to deal with pressing and high tempo

Athletic produced an extremely impressive performance, and take a decent lead back to Bilbao.
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Arsenal 3-0 Milan: Arsenal press excellently but lack options from the bench to maintain it

March 6, 2012
Arsenal 3-0 Milan: Arsenal press excellently but lack options from the bench to maintain it

Arsenal got very close to the most remarkable two-legged turnaround in Champions League history.
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Barcelona 2-2 Real Madrid: Real press, continue it for longer, but waste too many chances

January 26, 2012
Barcelona 2-2 Real Madrid: Real press, continue it for longer, but waste too many chances

Real started and ended strongly, but a strong five minute spell for Barcelona before half time was enough for them.
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Manchester City 1-0 Arsenal: Both press early on, then tire, creating an open match

December 18, 2011
Manchester City 1-0 Arsenal: Both press early on, then tire, creating an open match

David Silva scored the winner in a match that should have produced more goals.
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