Five football matches to watch out for today | Football News

The European soccer fixture listing from now till the beginning of the 2022 World Cup in November is relentless.

Golf equipment from the highest six leagues concerned in European competitions – Champions League, Europa League, Convention League – will play not less than 10 occasions till mid-November, with a match practically each three days.

The consequences of a moved World Cup, going down within the northern hemisphere’s winter as an alternative of summer time, on the health and fatigue ranges of gamers are anticipated to be vital and thereby golf equipment’ ambitions this season hinge closely on their performances over the following month and a half.

Listed here are a number of the largest matches going down throughout Europe on Saturday:

AC Milan v Juventus

The place: San Siro
When: 16:00 GMT

The 2 Serie A heavyweights have had detached begins to the season. Holders Milan are at the moment fifth on the desk and can be hoping to shortly bounce again from their 0-3 loss to Chelsea within the Champions League on Wednesday.

Juventus did win their midweek European tie towards Maccabi Haifa, however the crew has struggled for kind this season. At present seventh on the desk, Juventus have gained simply two of their final 5 league matches. A loss at San Siro may take under-pressure supervisor Massimiliano Allegri one step nearer to the sack.

Borussia Dortmund v Bayern Munich

The place: Sign Iduna Park
When: 16:30 GMT

Bayern Munich’s dominance in recent times has dented the highest billing this fixture as soon as had in Germany.

The Bavarians have gained 9 out of the final 10 encounters within the league. Dortmund’s final win over Bayern got here in November 2018.

They enter the match tied on factors, with Bayern in third and Dortmund in fifth – the disparity owing to objective distinction.

The important thing battle in Saturday’s sport will happen in the midst of the park between Bayern’s Jamal Musiala and Dortmund’s Jude Bellingham.

Regardless of their age, the 2 19-year-olds have shortly established themselves as crucial gamers of their respective groups.

Manchester Metropolis v Southampton

The place: Etihad Stadium
When: 15:00 GMT

Erling Haaland can be seeking to get his fourth consecutive hat-trick at residence towards low-lying Southampton within the afternoon kick within the English Premier League.

The Norwegian has scored 14 objectives in eight appearances this season and is simply 9 objectives away from equaling final season’s Golden Boot-winning tally.

Metropolis can be seeking to construct on their 6-3 thrashing of Manchester United final Sunday and a win would see them briefly pip Arsenal to the highest of the desk.

Southampton are at the moment sixteenth and have only one win of their final 5 outings within the league. A loss at the moment may very well be the ultimate nail within the coffin for supervisor Ralph Hasenhüttl, who’s reportedly getting ready to being fired.

Getafe v Actual Madrid

The place: Coliseum Alfonso Pérez
When: 19:00 GMT

Whereas the gulf in school between the 2 groups is gigantic, the final time Madrid travelled to Getafe they misplaced 0-1. Carlo Ancelotti’s crew has been imperious this season and is unbeaten in all competitions. They are going to be hoping to take again the highest spot within the league after a shock draw at residence to Osasuna final weekend noticed them fall to second.

Reims v Paris Saint-Germain

The place: Stade Auguste Delaune
When: 19:00 GMT

Following their 1-1 draw within the Champions League towards Benfica on Wednesday, Paris Saint-Germain can be seeking to return to successful methods away to Seventeenth-placed Reims within the Ligue 1.

Whereas PSG have taken 25 factors from a doable 27 this season within the league, Reims have gained solely as soon as this season and are winless of their final 5.

Arsenal loanee Folarin Balogun has been one the uncommon shining lights on this Reims crew; he’s joint third on the highest scorers’ listing this season with six objectives.

Full fixtures

English Premier League

Bournemouth v Leicester Metropolis
Chelsea v Wolverhampton Wanderers
Manchester Metropolis v Southampton
Newcastle v Brentford
Brighton v Tottenham

Spanish La Liga

Almería v Rayo Vallecano
Atlético Madrid v Girona
Sevilla v Athletic Bilbao
Getafe v Actual Madrid

German Bundesliga

Mainz 05 v RB Leipzig
Bayer 04 Leverkusen v FC Schalke 04
FC Augsburg v VfL Wolfsburg
VfL Bochum 1848 v Eintracht Frankfurt
Borussia Dortmund v Bayern Munich

Italian Serie A

Sassuolo v Inter Milan
AC Milan v Juventus
Bologna v Sampdoria

French Ligue 1

Marseille v Ajaccio
Reims v Paris Saint Germain