Netherlands vs France Preview

The Netherlands will resume their quest for a place in the 2024 European Championship when they welcome France to the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam this Friday. Since their crushing loss in the UEFA Nations League semifinal in June, accompanied by a loss to Italy in the third-place playoffs, the Oranje have been in good form in their qualifiers. Ronald ...

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Spain vs Scotland Preview

Spain will resume their quest to play next year’s European Championship this Thursday when they welcome Scotland to the Estadio de La Cartuja for Round Seven of the Euro 2024 qualifiers. La Roja will head into this fixture with revenge on their minds after they were beaten 2-0 in Glasgow and left furious at their hosts’ style of play. But ...

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Arsenal vs Manchester City Preview

Premier League leaders Manchester City will look to keep their place at the top of the league table this Sunday when they travel to London to face fellow title contenders Arsenal. The Gunners have made an unbeaten start to the Premier League season, taking 17 points from the available 21 (W5, D2). But they were beaten in midweek by Ligue ...

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Manchester United vs Brentford Preview

After their midweek exertions in the Champions League, Manchester United will return to the Premier League this Saturday as they take on struggling Brentford at Old Trafford. The Red Devils, who are facing a difficult time, come into this tie looking to get back to winning ways after back-to-back defeats to Crystal Palace and Galatasaray in the UEFA Champions League. ...

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Athletic Club vs Almeria Preview

La Liga returns this weekend with Athletic Bilbao hosting Almeria at the Estadio San Mamés. The hosts suffered an embarrassment last weekend as they saw their six-game unbeaten start to the season ended with a 3-0 defeat in the Basque derby against Real Sociedad. Athletic Club boss Ernesto Valverde felt it was an even contest despite the result, putting it ...

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Liverpool vs Union Saint-Gilloise Preview

European football returns to Anfield for the first time this season when Liverpool welcome Belgian side Union Saint-Gilloise to the second round of group-stage games of the 2023/24 Europa League. Not since 2016, against Borussia Dortmund, have Anfield witnessed Europa League football. So despite Liverpool missing out on UEFA Champions League football last season, this game marks a special event ...

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RB Leipzig vs Manchester City Preview

Manchester City will resume their UEFA Champions League title defence this Wednesday when they travel to Germany to face RB Leipzig. Leipzig are the favourites to finish second in Group G ahead of Young Boys and Crvena Zvezda, so this game against City represents a battle of the top two sides in the group–a battle which the hosts will be ...

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Napoli vs Real Madrid Preview

Champions League royalty Real Madrid will look to continue their winning start to the 2023/24 UCL season this Tuesday when they travel to Naples to take on reigning Serie A champions Napoli. The hosts are battling for Group C supremacy with their Spanish counterparts, with Union Berlin and Braga in the group seen as outsiders. They have started well, beating ...

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Fulham vs Chelsea Preview

After finally scoring their first competitive goal in September, Chelsea will look to get their first league goal since August when they make the short trip across London to face Fulham. The hosts have started the season inconsistently, with two wins, two draws and two losses from their opening six games. But having beaten Luton town 1-0 in their last ...

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Atletico Madrid vs Cadiz Preview

Atletico Madrid will return to La Liga action this Sunday when they take on Cadiz at the Wanda Metropolitana. Diego Simeone’s side find themselves as part of a group of teams chasing surprise early leaders Girona ahead of the eighth round of league games. They, however, enter this game in high spirits after their 3-1 victory over arch-rivals Real Madrid ...

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Tottenham Hotspur vs Liverpool Preview

The Premier League season resumes this Saturday with Tottenham and Liverpool facing off in north London on matchday seven. Tottenham continued their unbeaten start to the season with a 2-2 draw against their bitter rivals Arsenal the latest in that sequence. That result not only preserved their unbeaten start to this Premier League season (W4, D2), but also opened up ...

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Barcelona vs Sevilla Preview

Barcelona will continue their defence of their La Liga title this Friday when they welcome Sevilla to the Camp Nou. After a disappointing goalless draw in their opening game, Xavi Hernandez’s side have improved greatly, winning their seven games, including a 3-2 comeback win over Celta Vigo last weekend. That win at the weekend, followed by Real Madrid’s 3-1 loss ...

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Osasuna vs Atletico Madrid Preview

After recording their massive win over Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid will look to make it two consecutive wins when they travel to Pamplona to face Osasuna. The hosts have had a mediocre start to the new season, with a drab goalless draw with Sevilla making it four games without a win, with one of those results also ending their UEFA ...

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Newcastle United vs Manchester City Preview

Last season’s Carabao Cup finalists, Newcastle United, will begin their journey in Carabao Cup competition with a game against Manchester City. The Magpies were beaten by Manchester United in the finals last season, with goals from Casemiro and Marcus Rashford denying Eddie Howe’s side the chance to win their first major title since 1955. This season, they are playing in ...

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Manchester United vs Crystal Palace Preview

After recording their first win in four games, Manchester United will turn their attention to the Carabao Cup as they take on Crystal Palace. The Red Devils, who won this trophy by beating Newcastle United last season, begin their defence of the League Cup title in poor form. Having lost three in a row, they recorded their third win since ...

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