Found May 28, 2013 on Soccerlens:
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Robben’s redemption arc has a glorious finish - originally posted on Soccerlens.comSaturday night saw Bayern Munich deservedly crowned champions of Europe, after beating Dortmund in an entertaining Champions League final at Wembley. The victory not only saw Bayern dismiss their tag as ‘chokers’, it also did the same for the Man of the Match on the night, Arjen Robben. Arjen Robben posing with the Champions League trophy The 29-year-old has been widely regarded as one of the most talented, dangerous players of his generation, but he has also had the reputation of something of an enigma. His work-rate for the team has often been questioned, while he has ‘bottled it’ in a number of huge games throughout his career; from the one-on-one with Iker Casillas in the 2010 World Cup final to the penalty miss in last year’s Champions League Final defeat to Chelsea. Many thought he didn’t have the mental toughness and ability to perform in the biggest games like a Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronald...
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