IT WAS not heartbreaking that [...]

Martin Samuel
October 2012
Daily Mail;10/29/2012, p70
IT WAS not heartbreaking that Celtic lost at the Nou Camp last week. It would have been heartbreaking if Barcelona, with 82 per cent of possession, leading 10-1 on shots on target, 10-3 on shots off target and 15-1 on corners forced, had not earned more than a point. Defensive football is purely result-driven: the end justifies the means.


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