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FC Porto Look Like A Formidable Team

FC Porto Look Like A Formidable Team

Manchester City's Europa League opponents this week are FC Porto, a team who are currently second behind Benfica in the Primeira Liga table.



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Under the guidance of André Villas-Boas (who became at 33-years-old the youngest coach ever to win a European competition) season 2010/11 saw the club win a second treble (consisting in the Portuguese Liga, Portuguese Cup and UEFA Europa League titles).

If Manchester City are to progress in this years competition they are going to have to perform an awful lot better than they did in the Champions League.



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Writer:danielqpr
Date:Tuesday February 14 2012
Time: 8:27PM

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Nobody's mugs these. Looking forward to an exciting distraction from the title race!
Johnny Baguette
14/02/2012 21:15:00
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Oh they'll definitely give us a game all right.
fifthcolumnblue
14/02/2012 23:05:00
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Tough nut to crack on home soil - a draw would be a great result.
Thaibluefan
15/02/2012 00:33:00
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Yep a goalless draw just fine by me.
johnkelv
15/02/2012 01:51:00
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1-1 or 2-2 would be better for the away goals but yes, Porto are very hard to beat at their ground in any competition (even though they dropped out of the Champions League with us, they weren't beaten at home) but are very beatable away so even a 1-0 or 2-1 loss wouldn't be fatal.
StuMCFC
15/02/2012 14:46:00
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