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Werder Bremen 0 –2 Twente: Overattacking Werder does not take advantage of Twente’s shortcomings

November 2, 2010


The fourth and possibly crucial match of the Champions League Group stage meant an away match for reigning Dutch champions Twente at the hands of German side Werder Bremen. Having lost in Bremen by no less than 4-1 during last year’s Europa League knockout phase, memories of shattered European football aspirations are still very much […]

Twente 1 – 1 Werder Bremen: A self fulfilling prophecy for defensively tuned Twente

October 20, 2010


Dutch champions FC Twente faced Werder Bremen at home for their third Champions League Group stage match tonight. This offered them a chance at revenge for both team’s match-up last season when the Germans knocked Twente out of the Europa League competition in the first knock-out stage. After winning 1-0 at home, Twente went on […]