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RB Leipzig overpowers Spurs in Champions League

(CNN)Bundesliga club RB Leipzig outplayed Tottenham Hotspur to take charge of their Champions League last-16 tie.There was another winner from Wednesday's game in Leipzig coach Julien Nagelsmann, who set up his team from the outset to outrun and outpress Jose Mourinho's Spurs, as the 32-year-old German further burnished his growing reputation as a manager.Nagelsmann is not a huge fan of his 'Mini Mourinho' nickname, but Leipzig's performance had all the hallmarks of peak Mourinho -- strategy, tactics and most importantly a group of players capable of delivering their coach's gameplan.True, this was a weakened Spurs missing the likes of Son Heung-min and Harry Kane, but the manner of Leipzig's dominance will be a worry for Mourinho as he co ...
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