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Team of the Week

December 4, 2011
By Dale Johnson
(Archive)
Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas took his side to Newcastle with the pressure on this weekend. The Magpies were unbeaten at home and above Chelsea in the Premier League table when the teams kicked off. It may not have been vintage Chelsea, but when your backs are against the wall the team must show character - and Villas-Boas brought that out in his squad by securing a fine 3-0 win.

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