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This year's list of top style slip-ups was led by singer-actress Jennifer Lopez.
Yes, it's going to be tough and we can't afford any more slip-ups, but we can still get ourselves back in contention in the group.
But it was just one of those little slip-ups that happen from time to time.
Los Blancos looked set to suffer a massive upset as Valencia led 2-1 until the Portugal star's magnificent backheel volley late in the 92nd minute ensured his side took a point from the game, even if they failed to capitalise on the slip-ups of Atletico Madrid and Barcelona earlier in the weekend.
There's still time for us to get back into the top six but we can't afford many more slip-ups.
Summary: Safa made the most of slip-ups by Ansar and Ahed over the weekend, grinding out a 1-0 win over relegation-threatened Shabab al-Ghazieh Sunday to remain at the summit of the Lebanese League standings.
We had a few slip-ups but credit to the team, the manager and the fans for the run we have been on.
You've got to minimise your slip-ups as much as possible.
Now Griff returns with a brand new collection of slip-ups, gaffes and blunders for the holiday season.
WITH POINTS gone begging already before last night to Sunderland, Stoke and Norwich, Kenny Dalglish's side couldn't afford too many more soft slip-ups.
Emley were made to pay for defensive slip-ups at the start of each half and their fightback was not enough to snatch a point for manager Darren Hepworth.
Durham University professor Tim Clark believes any slip-ups by Gordon Brown, pictured, David Cameron or Nick Clegg, could overshadow their arguments.