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Mark Bowen: Robinho Struggled Big Time

Mark Bowen: Robinho Struggled Big Time

Former Manchester City assistant coach Mark Bowen tells BBC Radio 5 live that Robinho, currently on loan with Santos, failed to get to grips with the intensity and physicality of the Premier League.

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Writer:Tudor
Date:Monday February 15 2010
Time: 10:43AM

Comments

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I think his attitude was a bigger problem than his size and strength.
Super City Slicker
15/02/2010 11:27:00
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thats rich coming from a coach who also struggled BIGTIME...pot,kettle,black bowen
bluemooner_mcfc
15/02/2010 14:24:00
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Would like to have heard more about the behind the scenes and who was the deciding factor on transfers.
Buzz Lightyear
15/02/2010 14:38:00
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My seven year old daughter has more muscle on her than Robinho - Is it any wonder that he struggled to perform against the likes of Stoke, Notlob and other "physical" sides?
fifthcolumnblue
15/02/2010 23:07:00
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Can't see Robinho ever appearing in our shirt again.
Johnny Baguette
16/02/2010 10:00:00
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