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Alonso awful, Boateng bogus, Dante infernal - Bayern punished for conservatism and ineptitude

What is it they say about best laid plans? Bayern Munich’s idea to shackle Porto by depriving them of the ball expired within a minute of this Champions League quarter-final; for that is how long it took for Xabi Alonso to commit the first major error on a wretched, mistake-ridden evening for the German champions elect.

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