Category Archives: Match Analysis

Valencia v Sevilla – Dukic v Emery

Gamesweek 5 saw the battle between the 2 under-pressure La Liga managers, Unai Emery and Miroslav Dukic. The latter in particular was on his final life after the heavy defeat to Swansea in the Europa League in midweek and a poor start to La Liga. Both sides were sitting in the relegation zone coming into this game.
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Barcelona V Athletico Madrid in Numbers

5 – Number of Fouls on Messi in First half: Messi was noticeably frustrated approaching half time with the treatment being dished out to him. He alone was fouled 5 times in the first half. The only place he could find space was on the right wing but once he took possession he was immediately hounded down by a bloodthirsty Atletico Madrid. Obviously the treatment got to Messi. He was even less effective in the second half missing a
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