Huesca vs Real Sociedad Preview

La Liga new boys, Huesca will be looking to continue the start to their maiden campaign in the Spanish top flight as they welcome Real Sociedad who are out of form at the moment. Huesca started their campaign with an impressive 2-1 win over Eibar and followed that up with a 2-2 draw at Athletic Bilbao, however, their 3rd league ...

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Celtic vs Rosenborg Preview

Rosenborg have been crowned champions of the Norwegian top flight on three occasions in the last three seasons but they are yet to translate their local dominance into the European stage. The last 9 times they have reached the Europa League group stages, they have failed to progress to the knockout stages and this season they will be hoping to ...

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Villarreal vs Rangers Preview

Steven Gerrard will lead Rangers in Europe for the first time and he will be keen to get off to the best possible start as they visit a tough ground on European nights. The Liverpool legend has made a good start to his managerial career leading the Gers to the group stage after a very rigorous qualifying campaign is an ...

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Valencia vs Juventus Preview

This has to be the season that Juventus finally crack the Champions League and that is a major reason why they have decided to splash the cash on Cristiano Ronaldo this summer. The Portuguese legend has been the leading goal scorer in this competition for the past six years, and he has won the competition 4 times in the last ...

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Manchester City vs Lyon Preview

Manchester City broke all kinds of records on their way to winning the Premier League last season, however, the Champions League still eludes them and Pep Guardiola will be eager to prove that he can win the competition without Lionel Messi. The Cityzens were stopped on their way to the final last season by a solid Liverpool team that went ...

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Liverpool vs Paris Saint-Germain Preview

When this group draw was made, we were all excited as we saw the free scoring Napoli placed in the same group as the attackingly-dominant duo of Liverpool and PSG alongside the whipping boys, Partizan Belgrade. These two teams are favourites to qualify from this group. Liverpool went all the way to the finals before losing to Real Madrid last ...

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AS Monaco vs Atletico Madrid Preview

These two teams struggled in the Champions League group stages last season and they will be looking to have a better outing this time around. Monaco were semifinalists in the 2016/2017 season, but finished bottom of their group last season, while Atletico had to settle for the 3rd spot in their group as AS Roma and Chelsea  claimed the top ...

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Girona vs Celta Vigo Preview

Girona host Celta Vigo in what should be an interesting game as both teams won their respective games before the international break. Girona were lucky to have won their last game as a Christian Stuani strike was enough to get them all 3 points against Villarreal. In truth, that wasn’t the best of games for them, and their home form ...

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Sevilla FC vs Getafe Preview

Sevilla played so many games when the season began because of their involvement in European football and they should be happy for the international break that gave them a breather, but playing Getafe will not be easy, regardless. Getafe are looking to replicate their impressive form from last season when they missed out on European football narrowly to their hosts. ...

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Athletic Bilbao vs Real Madrid Preview

Julen Lopetegui will have a tough time this weekend when he takes his star-studded Real Madrid team to the San Mames – a stadium where they are never welcome and a stadium where many teams struggle to get a result. Los Blancos last two games have ended in 4-1 wins, and despite earlier fears that they would struggle to score ...

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Tottenham Hotspur vs Liverpool Preview

This is easily the biggest game of the weekend in the Premier League as Liverpool and Tottenham go head to head in a game that could decide if the Reds will  remain top of the Premier League table by Monday. Tottenham had made a perfect start to the season when they visited Watford before the international break however Watford had ...

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Huesca vs Rayo Vallecano Preview

This is a big day for Huesca who have been playing all of their games until now on the road while their stadium is being renovated to catch up with La Liga standards. They play host to Rayo Vallecano who also have their own stadium problems to solve in this game. The visitors’ stadium has been closed down and they ...

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Paris Saint-Germain vs Saint-Etienne Preview

These two sides have yet to lose a game this season and they will both be looking to maintain that record after this game however PSG have a better record against their visitors. Saint Etienne are one of the teams who are struggling to match PSG’s dominance of the French game, and they have gone 16 games without beating the ...

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Elche vs Granada Preview

Elche have been handed another chance to prove to their fans that they mean business this season when it comes to winning promotion and this Copa del Rey fixture will see them show how prepared they are. The hosts come into this game after consecutive losses, but they will be hoping that home advantage can help them get a much ...

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Real Zaragoza vs Deportivo La Coruna Preview

This is perhaps the biggest game in this round of Copa del Rey matches and these two former La Liga sides will be looking to go the distance in this competition this season. Both sides have been playing with the big boys in the Spanish top flight before falling into the Segunda division. Real Zaragoza are desperate to get back ...

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