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Matchday Live Wolfsburg v Pompey

Matchday Live Wolfsburg v Pompey

The teams have been announced for the vital UEFA Cup Group clash between Wolfsburg and Pompey. Manager Tony Adams has four changes and opts for a 4-4-1-1 with Peter Crouch on the bench.



Wolfsburg line up:

Benaglio
Zaccardo (Hasebe 36)
Barzagli
Costa
Schafer
Riether (Madlung 46)
Josue
Misimovic
Gentner
Dzeko
Dejagah


Subs
Lenz
Alvim
Simunek

Saglik
Krzynowek


Pompey line up:

James
Johnson
Campbell
Distin
Belhadj (Pamarot 46)
Mvuemba (Crouch 65)
Davis
Hughes
Traore
Kranjcar (Kanu 77)
Defoe


Subs
Ashdown
Hreidarsson
Little
Diop


For those of you not at the game in a freezing cold Germany but are keeping up with events - why not make a few comments below as the game unfolds.

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Writer:eastneydave
Date:Thursday December 4 2008
Time: 7:20PM

Comments

0
...I think you made a mistake with the wolfsburg line up ;-) as for our line up... it looks like we will be playing the croatian style...
pompeycarpet
04/12/2008 19:25:00
0
As long we play like Croatia of last year, no problem
paultsmouth
04/12/2008 19:26:00
0
mvuemba on the right sounds good - he's been playing well when he's come on. davis and hughes will be solid, hopefully sol and distin will to. slight concern that Tony didnt pick crouch becuase he wanted to prove we play good football... but actually, I think that this is a way of playing that could work very well - and means that come west brom, we will still have at least one set of fresh legs!
pompeycarpet
04/12/2008 19:27:00
0
Well the Wolfsburg manager was quoted as saying we play long balls up to Crouch for flick-ons, put him right didn't it?
paultsmouth
04/12/2008 19:29:00
0
Strange one really. No height upfront at all, a bit like when England play
sneakay
04/12/2008 19:29:00
0
Last time we made a dramatic change to formation in a cup match, I seem to remember beating Leeds 3-2 with Bradders and Svensson playing wide
paultsmouth
04/12/2008 19:30:00
0
wow mvuemba actually given a start bout time really lol should be a good game lets just hope we get the 3 points and please don't make me sit on the edge of my seat again its agony lol
pompeym@
04/12/2008 19:32:00
0
well, I wouldnt complain at another win!
pompeycarpet
04/12/2008 19:33:00
0
pompeym@... I think your supporting the wrong team for that!
pompeycarpet
04/12/2008 19:35:00
0
woooooooooop!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Gleams
04/12/2008 19:36:00
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