Atalanta vs Lyon Preview

With the two of these sides already through to the next round, changes are expected from both side as finishing second is not such a bad position given their individual forms. These two sides have played some of the most exciting football in this competition and with nothing to play for, expect a very exciting game full of attacking endeavours ...

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Arsenal vs BATE Borisov Preview

Arsenal have already secured passage into the next phase of this competition and this game is meaningless as far as they are concerned. However, they will not want to lose at home to Bate Borisov who still have an opportunity to reach the next round despite being bottom of the table. As the Gunners have nothing to play for, a ...

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Real Madrid vs Borussia Dortmund Preview

Real Madrid were obvious favourites to advance as top of this group when the draw for the Champions League were announced with Tottenham and Borussia Dortmund expected to fight for the second position. However, things have turned out a little different from expectations. Los Merenges find themselves in second position, three points behind Tottenham who have been impressive so far ...

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Shakhtar Donetsk vs Manchester City Preview

Shakhtar Donestk are in a position no one expected them to be when the draws were made. With Manchester City, Napoli and Feyernoord other members of their group, many thought they would be finishing the group in third position at best. But Kudos to them, ahead of this encounter, they are currently 2nd in the table, just six points behind the ...

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Liverpool vs Spartak Moscow Preview

Liverpool did not get their Champions League off to a good start after drawing 2-2 at home to Sevilla but they have managed to rescue their campaign and now sit top of their group heading into this clash. The Reds have the upper hand in this game but they need a win to scale through as group leaders. On the ...

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Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid Preview

Chelsea enter this game in top spot and with a great chance to qualify as group leaders. They currently top the group by two points and hold a four points gap over Atletico. However, they need nothing but a win if they want to avoid falling into second position as AS Roma hold a superior head to head advantage over ...

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Bayern Munich vs Paris Saint Germain Preview

This game was earmarked as the top-of-the-group decider when the fixtures list was announced and that looks to be the case. Bayern enter this game trailing PSG by three points as a result of their 3-0 loss at the Parc d’Princess earlier in the season. They will need to score at least 4 unreplied goals for them to top the ...

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Manchester United vs CSKA Moscow Preview

Manchester United’s triumph over Arsenal at the weekend is arguably the win of the season so far. The Red Devils ran out 1-3 winners but in truth if there was no David de Gea, the Red Devils may have ended that game as the losing side. Jose Mourinho will now demand for more of this from his stars as we ...

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Girona vs Alaves Preview

  This game brings together this season’s surprise team against perhaps the most disappointing team in the Spanish La Liga and it will be interesting to see if Girona can continue their impressive season or if Alaves will revive their sluggish campaign. Girona come into this game as favourites because of their strong recent form. They are unbeaten in five ...

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Getafe vs Valencia Preview

  Whether Valencia enhanced their title potential by their 1-1 draw with Barcelona last time out is debatable, but they surely proved at the end of the day that they can match the very best in the league. They could have won that game but for a late equaliser from the league’s leaders. They now face another tough test as ...

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Manchester City vs West Ham United Preview

Manchester City’s title challenge has suffered  some major assaults over the past few weeks but thankfully they have been able to overcome. Guardiola’s men will feel a first defeat is closer than ever. They came from behind to win at Huddersfield last weekend and required a last gap Raheem Sterling goal to win against Southampton in midweek. They have now ...

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Sevilla vs Deportivo La Coruna Preview

  Sevilla may be having an inconsistent season but they remain one of the sides to beat at home and in Europe. The Seville based side are one of three teams that could make it to the next round in their Champions League group and they will be have one eye on their next Champions League game against Maribor next ...

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Arsenal vs Manchester United Preview

Arsenal trashed Huddersfield in midweek 5-0 at the Emirates following their last gasp 0-1 win over Burnley last weekend. Their last few matches have seen them turn on the style as some of their important players like Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil have started proving their worth. That win over Huddersfield however came with a little bad news as star ...

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Napoli vs Juventus Preview

The rivalry between Napoli and Juventus has been huge for some time now but this season’s threatens to be the biggest with the Serie A title looking like it could end up in Naples. Napoli currently top the league table and remain unbeaten locally. They have achieved this with an attractive brand of attacking football that may make Juventus’ more ...

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Malaga vs Levante Preview

  These two teams will consider this game a very important one to their season. Malaga are in trouble this season with a relegation fight looming. They have taken just 7 points from 13 games this season but will feel they can get all three points against this equally struggling Levante side. Malaga have scored at least 1.5 goals per ...

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