Champions League 2009/10 - Group by Group Preview

Champions League 2009/10 – Group by Group Preview

With Champions League football returning to grounds around Europe this week, Ian Walsh previews each group which ties some big teams against each other, none bigger than Barcelona and Internazionale. Group A Bayern Munich, Juventus, Bordeaux, Maccabi Haifa Bayern Munich have had a busy summer with Louis Van Gaal taking charge, Frank Ribery decideding to […]

This weekend's Premier League preview

This weekend’s Premier League preview

Tottenham go into gameweek four of the Premier League joint top, and host Birmingham at home. Chelsea play Burnley at the Bridge, while the pick of the bunch is at Old Trafford as the champions host Arsenal. Saturday, 29 August 2009 Chelsea vs Burnley, 15:00 Chelsea currently sit second in the league, only behind Spurs […]

This weekend's Premier League preview

This weekend’s Premier League preview

With one week and two groups of games down already, Ed Diggins previews this weekend’s action which includes impressive Arsenal against struggling Portsmouth, league leaders Tottenham against fellow Londoners West Ham and champions Man United away to Wigan. Saturday, 22 August 2009 Arsenal v Portsmouth, 15:00 Arsenal are my team in the Last Man Standing […]

Ligue 1 Season Preview 2009/10

Ligue 1 Season Preview 2009/10

With a lot of talking point in French football this summer, Niall Farrell gives his insight in to the new Ligue 1 campaign. Of the ‘big 5’ leagues last year (the top 5 UEFA leagues, based on coefficient – that’s the EPL, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga and Ligue 1 respectively), the French Ligue 1 […]

The Spanish Armada : La Liga Season Preview 2009/10

The Spanish Armada : La Liga Season Preview 2009/10

Ballon D’or, Ballon D’or, Ballon D’or. That’s how La Liga seems to be shaping up for the coming 2009/ 2010 season. Firstly we have Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leit, known to us common folk as Kaka, the inspirational Brazilian playmaker who won the coveted prize two seasons ago. His highly publicised transfer to Real Madrid […]