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Arjen Robben Flying Dutchman had one effort blocked before earning penalty as Szczesny brought him down. A consistent threat from the right side all night.8

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German midfielder could be in line for Old Trafford switch

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German international yet to reach new contract agreement with his club

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Chelsea beat Liverpool to the winger's signature

Toni Kroos

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Coventry City fans had to pay £25.50 for the fourth round encounter and supporters group Spirit of Shankly are hopeful that the two clubs will agree a fee close to that figure

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<p>Neat yet in some ways anonymous. Assisted Bastian Schweinsteiger well in midfield but provided little spark himself. 6</p>
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