Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 7/29/12
Spurs and Liverpool played out a 0-0 draw at the M&T Bank Stadium, home of NFL franchise the Baltimore Ravens. In a game which marked the Liverpool debut of summer signing Fabio Borini, Villas-Boas was critical of Adam who has previous history with Bale. In May 2011 the Scotland international injured Bale in a tackle, an incident Villas-Boas was only made aware of following game in Baltimore. Bale was out for three months with ankle ligament damage after that incident and Villas-Boas was unhappy with Adam's latest challenge. In quotes reported by several national newspapers, Villas-Boas said: "I think it was a very nasty challenge from Charlie. "The player had gone and he came in from behind on Gareth's ankle. I did not know the previous history between the two. I do now. "It is a difficult one to be fair. You do not want to end up in a game with Liverpool with 10 men. "At half-time Charlie came to me and said something about the challenge. "I can accept that but I think he shou...
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