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Twente Football Club

  • Nickname:The Tukkers
  • Founded:1965
  • Manager:Steve McClaren
  • Ground:Arke Stadion
  • Capacity:13500
Last Game: 15-Mar-2012 20:05
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Former England boss McClaren leaves FC Twente

Former England boss McClaren leaves FC Twente

Former England manager Steve McClaren has parted company with Dutch club FC Twente amid growing unrest over their season.The split comes after Saturday's 2-1 league defeat at He..

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"Its a pity that such a good post has got no comments in facebook. I liked your approach in selecting the players for the World XI. I have thought about such a world XI of my generation and have formed almost as same as yours. But I would like to contradict in few cases. First of all, I believe an inform Casillas is the best choice as the last man in defence, without putting a nanometer of doubt about the keeping quality of Buffon or Kahn. Secondly, I believe if you really go for a true great center back Cafu is a better option than Ramos. Its needless to mention how much respect I have for the spanish legend whose ambidexterous style of play makes him suitable in any position in defence. But still, if you mean centre back it has to be Cafu. Now Cannavaro has to be another CB. So I would like a change in player and position for the rest two in defence. Now, there's no doubt that Maldini has to be there, but not as LB. I would rather put him in RB for his omnipresence and ability to operate with both feet. Take no offence plaese, but I has to put lahm out of it. To me he is the best Right Back in the world now and a true fighter and asset of a team. I am truly a fan of him. But sadly enough, I have to sacrifice him for letting Roberto Carlos, not only a true great left back but also a set piece maestro. Now, I have another question for you are DMs quite important in this team having four such great defenders? At least you mustn't play Zidane there. This great French playmaker is best suited as CAM. So, rather put him beside Ronaldinho as two CAMs. choice of wingers are simply superb so is the choice of lone striker. Remains a CDM, i believe Iniesta is a better option than Pirlo in terms of dribbling skills. The other qualities of these two are almost the same. But Iniesta can dribble past two or three players at ease. Plus he has the ability to not let players go beyond him with never say die spirit. You would say Pirlo is better in dead ball situations. But I would reply does this team need anymore set piece maestros beyond- Carlos, Zidane, Messi, Rnaldinho and Cristiano Ronaldo. So I would take Iniesta as my CDM before the likes Pirlo, Xavi, Lampard or Gerrard (my favourite English player). So my formation would be 4-1-4-1. My team will be:- Casillas(GK) Carlos(LB), Cafu(CB), Cannavaro(CB), Maldini(RB), Iniesta(CDM), C.Ronaldo(LW), Ronaldinho(CAM), Zidane(CAM), Messi(RW), Ronaldo(CF). I hope you would understand the reason behind changes. Comments and debate on this will be greatly appreciated because its a great pity not be able to put so many great players in this team who were left out!!! :("

Arkadip Mandal

The World XI to rule them all - featuring Ronaldo, Messi and Zidane.
"Coulnd't agree more, Mr. Wiseman"

If Villas-Boas had to go, then surely so does Moyes?
"get shot off that muppet the hair 27.5 million wasted never a man utd player wont miss anderson or young,the little pea has to go to get his carreer back on track love the little guys heart wish we could play him more,what is going on with saha cant even get on bench ,loan him out or move him on did big move go to his head ??????"

John Roe

Who will Manchester United Axe this Transfer Window? Red Devils Prepare for January Clean-out

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Twente results

16-Feb-2012
UEFA Europa League
20:05Steaua Bucharest 0 - 1 Twente
14-Apr-2011
UEFA Europa League
20:05Twente 1 - 3 Villarreal
07-Apr-2011
UEFA Europa League
20:05Villarreal 5 - 1 Twente
17-Mar-2011
UEFA Europa League
18:00Zenit St Petersburg 2 - 0 Twente
10-Mar-2011
UEFA Europa League
20:05Twente 3 - 0 Zenit St Petersburg
24-Feb-2011
UEFA Europa League
20:05Twente 2 - 2 Rubin Kazan
17-Feb-2011
UEFA Europa League
12:00Rubin Kazan 0 - 2 Twente
07-Dec-2010
UEFA Champions League
19:45Twente 3 - 3 Tottenham Hotspur
24-Nov-2010
UEFA Champions League
19:45Inter Milan 1 - 0 Twente
02-Nov-2010
UEFA Champions League
19:45Werder Bremen 0 - 2 Twente
20-Oct-2010
UEFA Champions League
19:45Twente 1 - 1 Werder Bremen
29-Sep-2010
UEFA Champions League
19:45Tottenham Hotspur 4 - 1 Twente
14-Sep-2010
UEFA Champions League
19:45Twente 2 - 2 Inter Milan

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