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Larsen: We Fought Like Soldiers Against Orlando Pirates

Larsen: We Fought Like Soldiers Against Orlando Pirates

By Soccer Laduma - Mar 18, 2018 10:31 AM

Golden Arrows coach Clinton Larsen believes they fought like soldiers despite going down 2-1 to Orlando Pirates in the Absa Premiership on Saturday.

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After a poor first half, Larsen is proud of how his charges managed to put on a stern second-half display, despite being a man and two goals down at that.
 
“First half, we were very poor. Gave them too much space. At halftime, we rectified that and came out a little bit better with more confidence," Larsen told SuperSport after the game.
 
“Like I said, playing with a man down and still created three to four very good chances. Against a quality side being a man down is never easy because they easily have their tails up and the supporters backing.
 
“So even under those circumstances our players never give up and almost equalized at the death. They played like soldiers tonight."
 
When asked about the sending off  incident in the second half, Larsen replied, “I didn’t see it from my side. I just thought the boys gave it their all tonight."
 


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mabotoane wa Le Downs Joined: 22 Nov 2017
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mabotoane wa Le Downs Mar 19, 2018 08:56 AM
You fought coach but unfortunately the owner of the small team you were against is the chairperson of the league bear that in mind
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snyovisto Joined: 03 Feb 2018
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snyovisto Mar 18, 2018 08:57 PM
I like that spirit coach if it was other coaches they were going to moan about the mistake made by the middle man
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SowetoBOY Joined: 18 Jun 2012
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SowetoBOY Mar 18, 2018 11:45 AM
If you could motivate them to fight like soldiers against all 15 teams,you wouldn't being fighting relagation.
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charles mahlako Joined: 06 Jun 2017
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charles mahlako Mar 18, 2018 11:35 AM
yes your boys were poor maybe next time you gonna do better
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mondentete Joined: 10 Jan 2015
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mondentete Mar 18, 2018 11:30 AM
From the start of the game till the red card, I wish to know if the players were using ur game plan, if so it sucked,after red card u started to play
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Godfrey89 Joined: 10 Jul 2010
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Godfrey89 Mar 18, 2018 10:52 AM
Just like Chiefs did vs Amazulu.
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MIX n MATCH Joined: 09 Mar 2016
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MIX n MATCH Mar 18, 2018 10:35 AM
Clean-tin last-sin .....

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