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Football
With so much hype surrounding the two managers in the lead up to the game, come kick-off time it will all be down to the players as Manchester United meet Chelsea at Old Trafford in a mouthwatering Premier League clash.Last season, Jose Mourinho visited Old Trafford early on in the campaign and set his team up so they did not lose the match and came away wit...
Football
Despite a recent turn around in fortunes, gaining four points from their last two games, Newcastle United find themselves in the relegation zone with manager Alan Pardew still under pressure. They travel to face a Tottenham Hotspur side who have also been inconsistent this season, a good point at Arsenal recently followed a 1-0 home defeat to West Bromwich Albion ...
Football
Currently sitting pretty in fourth place in the Premier League, West Ham have not just been getting good results but also playing some good, attractive football under manager Sam Allardyce, which has come as a surprise to many. Having been given instructions by the board at West Ham to get the team playing good football, Allardyce has responded and some key signin...
Football
Barcelona travel to Madrid on Saturday evening for the first El Clasico of the season, which is to be played at the Bernabeu Stadium. With Real Madrid currently sitting four points off La Liga leaders Barcelona and also a point behind Sevilla, who sit in second place in the league, Real Madrid can not afford to drop further behind the Catalans so early in the seas...
Darts
The PDC European Darts Championship gets under-way this weekend in Mulheim, Germany and with all the top players in action it`s sure to be another exciting event. Whilst it may not be the biggest event on the PDC darting calendar, all the players are looking to get into form ahead of the World Championships in two months time and also gain the psychology advantage...
Golf
The McGladrey Classic commences on Thursday at the Seaside Course, Saint Simmons Island, Georgia. This is the final PGA Tour event in America for 2014 and it has been hosted at the Seaside Course on the previous four occasions. On each of those four occasions, the winner has been an American but that is where the consistency seems to end, with the four different...
Football
Group A is one of the tightest groups in this season`s Champions League and all four teams go in to matchday three on 3 points each and have the opportunity to progress in to the latter stages of the tournament. With Atletico Madrid coming up against the team most would consider to be least likely to qualify, Malmo, both Olympiakos and Juventus can not afford to d...
Football
Liverpool come in to one of the biggest nights at Anfield for years in a less than confident mood, having lost their previous Champions League match away at Basel. Premier League progress has also been slow, scraping unconvincing wins at home to West Bromwich Albion and more recently away to QPR, the latter of which came courtesy of two own goals scored by opposit...
Tennis
This week, the ATP Tour continues it`s progress through Europe and arrives in Basel, Switzerland for an indoor tournament featuring home favourites Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka as well as Spaniard Rafael Nadal.Nadal has not featured in this tournament for many years and despite the fact that the is 11/4 second favourite with SkyBet to win the event, the w...
Football
Bayern Munich face what is probably their toughest match of the season so far when they travel to the eternal city of Rome to face AS Roma. Although the German champions sit top of the group on six points and are in spectacular form in the Bundesliga, they have yet to convince in Europe`s top premier competition and this will be a stern test of their credentials.<...
Football
Manchester City face the trip over to Russia to play CSKA Moscow after a disappointing start to their Champions League campaign which has seen them pick up only one point after games away to Bayern Munich and at home to AS Roma. Manuel Pellegrini will know that his team can not afford any slip ups in this match as they look to keep pace with both Bayern and Roma a...
Football
Having seemingly found a bit of form prior to the international break, Louis van Gaal will want to prove that this was not another false dawn and that Manchester United have finally turned the corner and are back to something like their old selves. The Red Devil`s opponents, West Bromwich Albion have also found a bit of form in recent matches, including back-to-ba...