Posts Tagged ‘ set-pieces ’

Set-pieces dominate the first week of the Copa

July 7, 2011
Set-pieces dominate the first week of the Copa

For a tournament often hailed for its flair and unpredictability, the Copa America has clearly been lacking excitement.
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Wolves 2-1 Man United: poor defending from set-pieces costs United their unbeaten record

February 6, 2011
Wolves 2-1 Man United: poor defending from set-pieces costs United their unbeaten record

Manchester United lost in the league for the first time this season.
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Benfica 4-3 Lyon: four assists for Carlos Martins

November 3, 2010
Benfica 4-3 Lyon: four assists for Carlos Martins

A scoreline that makes the game seem closer than it was – Benfica were 4-0 up and cruising before switching off in the final minutes.
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Manchester United 2-0 Tottenham: Redknapp’s fears about set-pieces turn out to prove crucial

October 31, 2010
Manchester United 2-0 Tottenham: Redknapp’s fears about set-pieces turn out to prove crucial

Spurs played good football in the first half, but a sloppy goal put them on the back foot, and they never recovered.
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Celtic 1-3 Rangers: second half turnaround

October 24, 2010
Celtic 1-3 Rangers: second half turnaround

A typically fiery Old Firm derby saw Celtic lose their 100% record, and Rangers maintain theirs.
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Posted in Scotland | 12 Comments »