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Match Day Moments - (Dirty) Leeds (League Cup - a)

Match Day Moments - (Dirty) Leeds (League Cup - a)

It`s time to put the disappointment of Sunday and the defeat in the FIFA Club World Cup Final behind us as we continue our pursuit of domestic glory.

As I`ve probably mentioned numerous times before, in the build-up, Eland Road is not a place for the faint-hearted and tonight`s fixture has that aura about it that fixtures with a history of rivalry inevitably do.

Rafa takes his tired troops to Elland Road with a trio suspended - Cahill, Ramires and Mikel - whilst Terry and Romeu are out injured. One recent absentee, Daniel Sturridge, is back in full training but won`t, we`re told, be considered (saving him for a January exit I wonder).

As usual, we`re asking you to join us, from 19:15 onwards, whereby we`ll be on hand to discuss the starting eleven, the possible tactics and all the gory action as it unfolds up in darkest Yorkshire.

Be here or be square!

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Writer:Merlin
Date:Wednesday December 19 2012
Time: 4:37PM

Comments

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Sunday still hurts to be honest...I just hope whoever is selected gives us a performance tonite...this is about the easiest cup we can win now...chelsea chelsea common!!....
layorh12
19/12/2012 17:15:00
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Saw a tweet about a big fight on a train (or near one) between Chelsea and Leeds supporters. I've always lived in the states and don't know much about Leeds, but in my mind I keep thinking of The Damned United and Green Street Hooligans. Whatever atmosphere I just want to see a committed performance. I hope we're up for the battle.
NBianco
19/12/2012 17:28:00
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Forgive me for saying this, i have a feeling we'll get knocked out of the COC tonight.... I no longer have confidence in the team to deliver when it really matters. I'm saddened and only victory tonight will cheer me up a bit but i can't see it happening.... Brace yourselves fella, be ready for the worst!!!
torvicson
19/12/2012 17:51:00
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Predicting the lineup today will very much be a bigger task. I will go with cech, caesar, ivanovic, luiz, bertrand, lampard, oscar, hazard, mata, piazon, torres with danny coming in early in the second half.
Chelz Akamz
19/12/2012 18:01:00
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Predicting the lineup today will very much be a bigger task. I will go with cech, caesar, ivanovic, luiz, bertrand, lampard, oscar, hazard, mata, piazon, torres with danny coming in early in the second half.
Chelz Akamz
19/12/2012 18:01:00
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i hope marin and danny start cause chelseafc.com confirmed that hes back in contention.
CFCTalal
19/12/2012 18:12:00
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chelseafc will win
habbo
19/12/2012 18:39:00
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Vilanova to undergo six-week chemotherapy treatment, seems all is not well at the camp nou, maybe pep is going back after all, wish him a quick recovery though cancer sucks!
pego sama
19/12/2012 18:50:00
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MARIN STARTS WOOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
TafChels
19/12/2012 19:01:00
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ITS MARIN TURN NOW. THERE HAS BEEN HAZARD SHOW, MATA SHOW AND OSCAR SHOW. NOW ITS TIME FOR MARIN SHOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
TafChels
19/12/2012 19:02:00
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CMON CHELSEA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1
TafChels
19/12/2012 19:03:00
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full line ups anyone?
layorh12
19/12/2012 19:03:00
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MARIN STARTS well thats great! if their was any brave manager apart from sirlex and voy** wenger it's bene. hope me mate marko shows you lot who don't know him just how good he is
pego sama
19/12/2012 19:07:00
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WTF do you get your info from?
Simeon23
19/12/2012 19:11:00
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Got it...Chelsea team v Leeds Cech; Azpilicueta, Ivanovic, Luiz, Bertrand; Lampard, Oscar; Moses, Mata, Marin; Torres
layorh12
19/12/2012 19:11:00
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@Simeon...'ll simply ignore....terrible language...grow up a bit....
layorh12
19/12/2012 19:13:00
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SPN FC ‏@ESPNFC Chelsea team v Leeds Cech; Azpilicueta, Ivanovic, Luiz, Bertrand; Lampard, Oscar; Moses, Mata, Marin; Torres. #C
pego sama
19/12/2012 19:15:00
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@Simeon23, whats wrong with you!!!!???? have some respect!
pego sama
19/12/2012 19:18:00
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merlin
19/12/2012 19:20:00
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Subs: 22 Ross Turnbull, 19 Paulo Ferreira, 3 Ashley Cole, 57 Nathan Ake, 56 George Saville, 35 Lucas Piazon, 17 Eden Hazard.
pego sama
19/12/2012 19:23:00
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