Football

West Bromwich Albion vs Manchester United – the Red Devils must win to keep the pressure on Manchester City Manchester United’s derby defeat last weekend did feel like a season-defining moment in this year’s Premier League title race; not only had their rivals Manchester City beaten them at their home ground to continue their unbeaten start, but they also opened up an 11-point lead at the top .. DECEMBER 15, 2017
Borussia Dortmund vs Hoffenheim - Peter Stöger’s second match in charge The improvement in Borussia Dortmund’s form has been immediately apparent since Peter Bosz was sacked and replaced by Peter Stöger until the end of the season. They beat Mainz 05 last weekend but the club had previously gone eight Bundesliga matches without a win to extinguish any title h.. DECEMBER 15, 2017
Torino vs Napoli – the visitors target a win to get their title bid back on track Napoli started the season in sublime form – winning 11 of their first 12 Serie A games – but their past two results against Juventus and Fiorentina, with just a single point gained without scoring a goal, suggest that they are in danger of showing their lack of title-winning experience i.. DECEMBER 15, 2017
Eintracht Braunschweig vs Fortuna Dusseldorf – Tipbet’s partner club need a 2. Bundesliga win Fortuna Dusseldorf is a club sponsored by sports betting site Tipbet.com after their agreement was renewed for the current season. After 17 games, the club are in a strong position and promotion to the Bundesliga is a genuine possibility ahead of Friday night’s fixture against Eintracht Brauns.. DECEMBER 15, 2017
Manchester City vs Tottenham City – can the Premier League leaders finally be beaten? The scenario was the same last year: Manchester City had begun their Premier League campaign managed by Pep Guardiola unbeaten and in stunning form. However, after six straight victories the club went to London to face an equally impressive Tottenham Hotspur side where they were outplayed and lost 2.. DECEMBER 14, 2017
Istanbul Basaksehir vs Antalyaspor – can the hosts remain close to top place? The Turkish Super Lig is always an intriguing European division to observe, with high levels of competitiveness and a close title race both regularly on show. This season there is just three points separating the top three places, and a further two for the next three sides. Currently it is Galatasa.. DECEMBER 14, 2017
Swansea 0-4 Manchester City: The Blues make it 15 in a row Manchester City continued their unprecedented start to the Premier League season last night, as they made easy work of Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium to make it 15 wins in a row. Goals from David Silva (twice), Kevin de Bruyne and Sergio Aguero meant that the league leaders kept their 11-point.. DECEMBER 14, 2017
Swansea City vs Manchester City – 15 consecutive Premier League wins for the visitors? Last weekend’s exciting Manchester derby was an excellent performance and result from Manchester City, but it will count for very little unless they can cope with a second match in three days and beat relegation-threatened Swansea City. Doing so would be continue the Blues’ record-breaki.. DECEMBER 12, 2017
Manchester United are boring under Jose Mourinho, claims Louis van Gaal Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has criticised his replacement Jose Mourinho for the style of play that he has implemented. The 66-year-old was sacked by the club in May 2016 after winning the FA Cup – the club’s first trophy after Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement - .. DECEMBER 12, 2017
Strasbourg vs Paris Saint-Germain – any chance of a shock in the Coupe de la Ligue? The last-16 stage of France’s Coupe de la Ligue is the point at which the competition really hots up. The leading Ligue 1 clubs now enter the tournament and there are a number of interesting ties lined up over 12th/13th December. The holders Paris Saint-Germain will be confident of re-claiming.. DECEMBER 12, 2017