Liverpool vs Wolverhampton Wanderers Liverpool are hopeful to give their fans something to cheer about as they take on the Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday night. For the first time since being ...
Cadiz vs Barcelona Perennial La Liga contenders Barcelona will look to get over their rough patch as they visit Cadiz over at the Estadio Ramon de Carranza this Saturday night. The Catalan giants ...
AS Roma vs Sassuolo Reeling from the losses that they endured last week, AS Roma and Sassuolo have plans to bounce back when they lock horns this weekend. Sassuolo continue their surprising run ...
West Ham United vs Manchester United There is nothing quite like the Premier League merry-go-round, whether that be transfer speculation, the frenzied intensity of matchday or managerial ...
Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig A top of the table Bundesliga clash on Saturday teatime – what’s not to like for the neutrals? Indeed, what’s not to like for football fans full stop (that is, of ...
Tottenham Hotspur vs Arsenal Arsenal make the short trip to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Sunday for another derby, and this season it means more to the fierce rivals than last. The 2019/20 ...
Liverpool 0-2 Atalanta Four minutes was all it took for Atalanta to do something that has never been done in a long time. The Gian Piero Gasperini-mentored club dealt Liverpool its first defeat in Anfield since 2017, and they did so methodically through their solid and well-thought out gameplan. Josip Ilicic and Robin Gosens scored one goal apiece as they
Along with the upcoming NBA Draft, free agency will also be a key talking point in this NBA offseason. According to ESPN league insider Adrian Wojnarowski, the transaction window will start on November 20 to where teams can go and try to bolster their lineups. Despite the financial effect brought about by the coronavirus, establishing a winning culture will remain
The 2020-21 NBA season is all set to start just days before Christmas, which means there will be a significantly shortened offseason this time around. That doesn’t give teams much time to make all the moves that the NBA has been known for over the past few years. However, there is already a lot of talk of potential deals involving
The Los Angeles Lakers are just over a month removed from winning the NBA championship, and with the way the offseason has unfolded, it looks like they’ve won again as their chances of defending the title have seemingly improved significantly. Not only have the Lakers made some fine moves to strengthen their squad ahead of their title defence, but their closest
There is a big sense of urgency to this offseason as several clubs are already gearing up for the 2020/21 NBA campaign. The Phoenix Suns and the Milwaukee Bucks have recently made trades in order to improve their roster, while the Brooklyn Nets are slowly turning into a viable destination for stars. After seeing major internal turnover over these past
It was a weekend full of stalemates in Serie A as a number of the top teams were unable to pick up wins. AC Milan most notably failed to extend their lead atop the table before the international break as they barely avoided a shock home defeat to Verona. Juventus were denied three points at the death by Lazio, while
The list of people responsible for guiding Leeds United back to the Premier League after 16 long years away is a lengthy one. But undoubtedly, captain Liam Cooper’s name deserves to be high up on that list. Cooper has long been a prominent figure at the club, earning the captaincy shortly after arriving at Elland Road. And after several years
Manchester United vs Paris Saint-Germain Manchester United striker Edinson Cavani will meet some old friends on Wednesday when Paris St Germain are the visitors for a crucial Champions League clash. The Red Devils are currently in control of Group H but they have PSG and then RB Leipzig to play, while both their rivals have a winnable game against Istanbul
With just over a quarter of the La Liga season through, Atletico Madrid find themselves in a great position in the title race. They extended their winning streak to six matches over the weekend and still have two games in hand which they can use to open up a sizable lead at the top. Meanwhile, their main rivals — Real
Bayern Munich vs RB Leipzig A top of the table Bundesliga clash on Saturday teatime – what’s not to like for the neutrals? Indeed, what’s not to like for football fans full stop (that is, of course, unless your team loses). The champions of Germany and Europe hosting the young upstarts whose meteoric rise from the fifth tier to the
Juventus vs Torino Could this finally be the year that someone wrestles the Serie A championship from the grip of the Old Lady? Let’s face it, we’ve asked that question for almost a decade now and the answer has always been no. But I Bianconeri has made a stuttering start to the 2020/21 Serie A campaign, and they sit six
Chelsea vs Leeds United Leeds United will aim for two road wins in a row as they visit Chelsea over at Stamford Bridge this upcoming Saturday evening. The Whites have improved to 14th place with 12 points as they are fresh from a win against Everton in the last time out and they are planning to play spoilers for Chelsea,
Hertha Berlin vs Union Berlin It is going to be a matchup between East and West as Union Berlin fly over at the Olympiastadion to face off with Hertha Berlin this Friday evening. This will be the third installation of the East-West Berlin Derby here in the Bundesliga. In the last time that they met, Hertha Berlin thrashed their rivals
Chelsea 0-0 Tottenham Hotspur A winner-takes-all showdown at the Premier League summit. Both sides kicked off knowing a win would move them to the top of the table. Both sides, to be truthful, don’t like each other very much. Throw in the added intrigue of a master manager taking on an apprentice who has already beaten him in their previous
Everton 0-1 Leeds United When Leeds United completed the signing of winger Raphinha from Rennes on Premier League transfer deadline day, this SBOTOP writer was suitably impressed. Not only did it seem an astute piece of business by the newly promoted club but here was a player capable of producing Premier League highlights to delight neutrals (and Leeds fans!). He’s
Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur As Premier League meetings go, let’s not bill this as a meeting of two of London’s super-powers. Of course, it is such a clash but, primarily, it is far more than that. For there is simply no love lost between these two teams and, at times, that bad blood has even crossed beyond the acceptable, not
Olympiacos 0-1 Manchester City Manchester City went six points clear at the top of Champions League Group C tonight after dominating the entire 90-plus minutes against Olympiacos. A goal from Phil Foden gave Pep Guardiola’s side a first half lead and only a fantastic performance by the Greek’s keeper Jose Sa kept the score down. The Sky Blues have looked
Inter Milan vs Real Madrid They are two of European football’s aristocracy for sure, but when Inter Milan and Real Madrid meet at the San Siro on Wednesday there will be some serious nerves jangling on both sides. Who would have thought that halfway through the Champions League group campaigns Real and Inter would be in third and fourth place