Archive | February, 2014

League Cup Final: Man City v Sunderland Preview

sergio agueroMan City are clear favourites to win the first trophy of the English season when they square off against Sunderland in the final of the Capital One League Cup at Wembley on Sunday (14:00 GMT, live on Sky Sports).

City come into the final on the back of a slight stumble in form, which has seen them lose two and draw one of their last five matches, but are generally enjoying a very good season. They are third in the Premier League table with 57 more …

Premier League: Southampton v Liverpool Preview

daniel sturridgeLiverpool aim to extend their excellent recent run of form when they travel to St. Mary’s to face Southampton on Saturday (17:30 GMT, live on Sky Sports).

Southampton come into the fixture on the back of a 3-1 defeat away to West Ham last weekend that ended a six-match unbeaten run in the Premier League. They are ninth in the table with 39 points from 10 wins, nine draws and eight defeats. It has generally been a successful first full season at the helm for Mauricio more …

Champions League: Galatasaray v Chelsea Preview

oscarChelsea face a difficult task when they travel to Istanbul to encounter Galatasaray on Wednesday in the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie (19:45 GMT, live on Sky Sports).

Galatasaray come into the tie on the back of a 1-0 win at home to local rivals Besiktas on Saturday and are second in the Turkish Super Lig, three points shy of leaders Fenerbache, with 44 points from 12 wins, eight draws more …

Champions League: Olympiakos v Man Utd

david moyesManchester United will be confident of securing a good result when they travel to Greece to face Olympiakos in the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie (Tuesday, 19:45 GMT, live on ITV).

Olympiakos come into the match on the back of a 19-match unbeaten run in all competitions and have a commanding lead in the Greek Superleague, 20 points clear of their nearest challengers, with 74 points from 24 wins, two more …

Premier League: Chelsea v Everton Preview

jose mourinhoChelsea will aim to consolidate their position at the top of the Premier League table with victory when they host Everton at Stamford Bridge on Saturday (12:45 GMT, live on BT Sport).

The Blues come into the match one point clear of second place Manchester City with 57 points from 17 wins, six draws and three defeats. They are undefeated in their last 11 league matches, but did fall to a 2-0 defeat away to more …

Champions League: Arsenal v Bayern Munich

alexoxladechamberlainArsenal will expect a difficult match when they host Bayern Munich at the Emirates on Wednesday in the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie (19:45 GMT, live on Sky Sports).

The Gunners come into the fixture in fine form on the back of a 2-1 win over Liverpool in the FA Cup on Sunday. They have generally enjoyed a very good season and are just one point behind Premier League leaders Chelsea with 56 points more …

Champions League: Man City v Barcelona

PellegriniBet on goals when Manchester City host Barcelona at the Etihad on Tuesday in the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie (19:45 GMT, live on ITV1).

City come into the match on the back of a relatively comfortable 2-0 victory over Chelsea in the FA Cup on Saturday. They have lost just one of their last 23 matches in all competitions and are third in the Premier League more …

FA Cup: Arsenal v Liverpool

Liverpool v Arsenal - Barclays Premier LeagueTwo of the most successful teams in the history of the FA Cup meet when Arsenal host Liverpool at the Emirates on Sunday in the fifth round of this year’s competition (16:00 GMT, live on BT Sport).

Arsenal come into the match on the back of a slight stumble in form that has seen them win just one of their last four matches. They are, however, still well placed in the Premier League table, more …

FA Cup: Man City v Chelsea Preview

eden hazardArguably the top teams in the country square off when Man City host Chelsea in the fifth round of the FA Cup on Saturday (17:15 GMT, live on ITV1).

City come into the match on the back of a draw and a defeat in their last two fixtures, but were on a 20-match unbeaten run prior to that and are still very much in the Premier League title more …

Premier League: Arsenal v Man Utd

juanmataFor the sake of their Premier League Title aspirations, Arsenal need to bounce back after a humiliating weekend defeat when they host Man Utd at the Emirates on Wednesday (19:45 GMT on BT Sport).

The Gunners have enjoyed an excellent season and are very much in the title race, sitting in second, one point behind leaders Chelsea, with 55 points from 17 wins, four draws and four defeats. more …

Premier League: Spurs v Everton Preview

tim sherwoodTwo teams with hopes of finishing in the top four square off when Tottenham Hotspur host Everton at White Hart Lane on Sunday (13:30 GMT, live on Sky Sports).

Spurs come into the match on the back of two disappointing results but are still solidly placed in the battle for a Champions League spot, three points off fourth place Liverpool with 44 points more …

Premier League: Liverpool v Arsenal

arsene wengerTwo of the Premier League’s big guns meet when league leaders Arsenal travel to face Liverpool at Anfield in Saturday’s early kick-off game (12:45 GMT, live on BT Sport).

Liverpool have enjoyed an excellent season and are fourth in the Premier League table with 47 points from 14 wins, five draws and five defeats. They do, however, come into this match more …

Premier League: Man City vs Chelsea Preview

OscarTwo of the Premier League’s top three teams meet on Monday night when Chelsea visit Manchester City at the Etihad stadium (20:00 GMT, Monday live on Sky Sports).

City extended their unbeaten run in all competitions to 20 matches with a 5-1 thrashing of Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday and lead the Premier League table with 53 points from 17 more …