Archive | September, 2014

Champions League: Man City v Roma Preview

Sergio AgueroManchester City will hope to pick their first points of the Champions League group stage when they host Italian side Roma at the Etihad on Tuesday (19:45 BST, live on ITV1).

City suffered a narrow 1-0 defeat away to Bayern Munich in their opening match in Group E, while Roma recorded a more …

Premier League: Arsenal v Spurs Preview

Arsene WengerArsenal will be hopeful of all three points when they host local rivals Tottenham Hotspur in the North London derby on Saturday (17:30 BST, live on Sky Sports).

The Gunners have been a little unconvincing in the early weeks of the campaign. They have drawn three of their first five league matches, while they were also comprehensively outplayed by more …

Premier League: Liverpool v Everton Preview

Romelu LukakuFollowing mixed starts to the season, Liverpool and Everton will both be hopeful of victory when they meet at Anfield on Saturday in the 221st Merseyside derby (12:45 BST, live on BT Sport).

Liverpool narrowly lost out to Manchester City in last season’s Premier League title race, but have been far less impressive in more …

Premier League: Man City v Chelsea Betting Preview

Diego CostaThe two bookies’ favourites to win this season’s Premier League title meet when reigning champions Manchester City host Chelsea on Sunday (16:00 BST, live on Sky Sports).

Man City suffered a surprise 1-0 defeat to Stoke City in their last match at the Etihad but have otherwise made a more …

Premier League: West Ham v Liverpool Preview

Sam AllardyceAfter suffering a home defeat last weekend, Liverpool will want to take all three points when they travel to East London to face West Ham at the Boleyn Ground on Saturday (17:30 BST, live on Sky Sports).

West Ham have not enjoyed the best start to the season in front of their own supporters, having lost both of more …

F1: Singapore Grand Prix Preview

Nico RosbergFollowing Lewis Hamilton’s victory in Italy two weeks ago, the battle for the 2014 Formula One Drivers’ Championship continues at this weekend’s Singapore Grand Prix (Race: Sunday, 13:00 BST, live on Sky Sports F1).

Hamilton’s teammate and championship rival Nico Rosberg (pictured) got the jump on him off more …

Champions League: Liverpool v Ludogorets Preview & Tips

Philippe CoutinhoLiverpool will be confident of making a winning start to their Champions League campaign when they host Bulgarian champions Ludogorets Razgrad at Anfield on Tuesday (19:45 BST, live on ITV).

Liverpool and Ludogorets have been drawn in Group B, alongside holders and 10-time Champions League winners Real Madrid and more …

Premier League: Man Utd v QPR Betting Tips Preview

Angel Di MariaManchester United will be desperate to kick-start their season with a victory at home to Queens Park Rangers on Sunday (16:00 BST, live on Sky Sports).

The Louis van Gaal era has got off to a slow start, with a home defeat to Swansea City on the opening day of the season followed by away draws against Sunderland and newly promoted Burnley. In addition, Man Utd were more …

Premier League: Arsenal v Man City Preview

Danny WelbeckArsenal will have their work cut out when they host reigning Premier League champions Manchester City at the Emirates on Saturday (12:45 BST, live on BT Sport).

The Gunners have started the season slowly, with two draws and one victory from their opening three fixtures. They needed an more …

Switzerland v England Preview & Tips

Wayne RooneyAfter a disappointing World Cup, England begin their qualifying campaign for Euro 2016 away to Switzerland on Monday (19:45 BST, live on ITV).

The two nations have been drawn in qualification group E, alongside Estonia, Lithuania, San Marino and Slovenia. With two automatic qualification places on offer, plus the opportunity to qualify directly or more …

F1: Italian Grand Prix Preview

Nico HulkenbergThe increasingly tense battle for the 2014 Formula One Drivers’ Championship continues at this weekend’s Italian Grand Prix (Race: Sunday, 13:00 BST, live on BBC and Sky F1).

Daniel Ricciardo was the winner in Belgium two weeks ago, profiting from an early collision between title rivals Lewis Hamilton and more …