Nice vs AS Monaco Preview

AS Monaco will be hoping to get to the semifinal of the Coupe de la Ligue this year after nearly winning it last season but they have to beat an in-form Nice at the Allianz Riviera first. Nice have had a turbulent season after finishing inside the top four last season. However, the Mario Balotelli inspired side have started to ...

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Valencia vs Las Palmas Preview

  Thanks to Rodrigo, Valencia are still alive in this competition and they enter this game as favourites. They were on their way to losing the first leg before Rodrigo came off the bench to net a late leveler. This game offers them a chance to stake a claim for a trophy this season and they will look to get ...

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Malaga vs Espanyol Preview

  This game is potentially the last game for one of the managers of these sides as both teams have been struggling this season. Malaga’s board has surprisingly not given their manager Michel the boot despite his side being inside the bottom two. Michel will feel he is under the most pressure here and he needs his side to get ...

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Celta Vigo vs Real Madrid Preview

  Celta Vigo gave a good account of themselves when they welcomed Barcelona to their home on Thursday. They drew that game against an under strength Barcelona side but they also drew the league leaders last month which shows that they can hold themselves against the toughest of oppositions. They have been a stumbling block to Los Blancos before notably ...

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Barcelona vs Levante Preview

  Things are going well for Barcelona at the moment despite a disappointing draw last time out. They are on the verge of sealing a British record transfer for Philippe Coutinho and enter this game 9 points clear at the top of the La Liga table. They also have a 14 points cushion on rivals Real Madrid. They drew their ...

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Sevilla FC vs Real Betis Preview

  Sevilla have been the most successful of these rivals in recent times but this contest remains one of the most interesting derbies in Spanish football. This game will be the first league game for new manager Vincenzo Montella who replaced the ruthlessly sacked Eduardo Berizzo. Berizzo left them inside the top five and through to the next round of ...

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AS Roma vs Atalanta Preview

This game brings together two of Italy’s top performers in Europe this season. They both clashed in the season’s opener, but a lot has changed since that August tie and we should be in for a few surprises here. The host are having a hard time currently as they have dropped out of the  League race and the Coppa Italia. ...

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Liverpool vs Everton Preview

When the FA Cup draw was made, this was the stand out tie for this round of games. The Reds and their city rivals Everton will be looking to add the FA Cup to their trophy cabinet at the end of this season. Liverpool are favorites ahead of this game after sealing two consecutive 2-1 wins in their last two ...

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Fiorentina vs Internazionale Preview

Inter Milan are in all sorts of trouble at the moment despite starting the season very well. The Nerazzurri were top of the Serie A at some point this season but they are now seven points off the pace. They have also exited the Coppa Italia against an AC Milan side that is in arguably in bigger trouble than they ...

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Celta Vigo vs Barcelona Preview

Celta have had an up and down season this time around but their impressive 1-3 away win over Deportivo last time out will have boosted their confidence ahead of the visit of Barcelona. Last season, they impressively eliminated Real Madrid from this competition only to be knocked out by Alaves in the semifinal. This game offers them another chance to ...

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Tottenham Hotspur vs West Ham United Preview

Tottenham will be looking to build on their recent good form as they continue to push for a top four finish. Since their 4-1 loss to Manchester City, the Lilywhites have been on top form and they come into this game on a run of three successive victories with 2 coming away from home. They have scored 10 goals in ...

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Juventus vs Torino Preview

Juventus are just one point off the Serie A top spot and have opened a 3 points gap over 3rd place. They are arguably the only side who can stop Napoli this season but they will surely want more than the Serie A title. This Juve side have become accustomed to winning the Coppa Italia and will be confident that ...

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Arsenal vs Chelsea Preview

Arsenal dropped points yet again in their last game against a West Brom side that has not won a league game since August. That result means they have now won four and drawn four of their last 8 competitive games. They had to wait until the 83rd minute to score via an own goal in that game against the Baggies. ...

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Napoli vs Atalanta Preview

This game gives Napoli an opportunity to stake their claim on another competition this season. They are currently top of the league but they will not want to focus all their attention on winning only the league title. With Milan already qualified alongside SS Lazio, Napoli and Juventus qualifying would make the semi final of this Coppa Italia very interesting. ...

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Everton vs Manchester United Preview

Everton are a team on the rise. Since the appointment of Sam Allardyce they remain unbeaten and have taken points from Liverpool away and Chelsea at home. They will be looking to get a point in this game also based on their current run of form. Everton have been winning against smaller teams, while taking points from the top sides. ...

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