Posts Tagged ‘ Real Madrid ’

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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Eight points on Real Madrid 2-2 Barcelona

August 16, 2011
Eight points on Real Madrid 2-2 Barcelona

The 2011/12 Spanish season started with an open, exciting Supercopa first leg between Barcelona and Real.
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Posted in Spain | 113 Comments »

Barcelona 1-1 Real Madrid: Barca progress

May 4, 2011
Barcelona 1-1 Real Madrid: Barca progress

Barcelona rarely looked under real pressure and completed a 3-1 aggregate victory.
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Barcelona v Real Madrid: tactical preview

May 3, 2011
Barcelona v Real Madrid: tactical preview

Amongst the squabbling, appealing and conspiracy theories, there’s a football match to play tonight at the Camp Nou.
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Real Madrid 0-2 Barcelona: two goals for Messi

April 28, 2011
Real Madrid 0-2 Barcelona: two goals for Messi

Lionel Messi scored a poacher’s strike and then a superb solo effort to give Barcelona a major advantage in the tie.
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