Date: 3rd October 2006 at 5:58pm
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Harry: Pairing Failed

Harry has said that Lua Lua and Kanu up front together, just doesn`t work. Redknapp believes that the two players are too similar.

Lua clearly didn`t have one of his better days and we lacked the determination of Benjani up top. Kanu scored his fifth goal in seven games, with Andy Cole playing the last ten minutes.

Harry said;

‘Playing them together against Spurs didn’t quite work. Both Lualua and Kanu are a little bit similar in that they both like to come deep and get the ball to their feet.

‘In contrast, Benjani likes to get in behind the defenders, while Andy Cole is happy receiving the ball to feet further up the park. So I’ll have to look at it next time against West Ham.’