Previews

Saturday, 6 December 2014

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Jay Heaps's men are looking for their first Major League Soccer title at the fifth attempt while the Western Conference champions see a record-breaking fifth final victory

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The Foxes are winless in the Premier League since a 5-3 victory over Manchester United in September and face a Villans side buoyed by a 1-0 triumph over Crystal Palace

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The Welsh side are only two points behind the fifth-placed Hammers after 14 games this season but are also winless on their last five away matches in the Premier League

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Just two points separate the two sides heading into the game and the Rossoneri will be hoping to build on their midweek victory which saw them end a five-game winless streak

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The new Nerazzurri boss is looking for his first league win since returning to the club and will aim to get it against a side led by the man who was sacked in 2013

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Luis Enrique's side will be confident heading into the all-Catalan clash, having lost just two league games this season, and are 17 points ahead of their rivals

Friday, 5 December 2014

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The European champions have set a club record by emerging victorious from their last 17 matches in all competitions and will be confident of keeping it going on Saturday

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Striker Mario Mandzukic has scored seven times in eight games and the champions' recent form looks ominous despite the home side's recent improvement in results

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The striker is likely to be rested ahead of the clash with Barcelona due to his heel problem as Laurent Blanc's men aim to overhaul Marseille at the top of Ligue 1

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The reigning champions remain unbeaten in the Bundesliga after 13 games, winning 10 of those, and the visitors are looking to narrow the 10-point gap between the two sides

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Both sides sit in the drop zone ahead of Saturday's clash, but Harry Redknapp's strugglers have secured 11 points from their seven games at home since the start of the season

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The Tigers have registered just two wins in the Premier League this season, while Alan Irvine's side have lost their last four matches, with both looking to reverse their fortunes

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The Eagles sit a point above the drop zone with just one win in their last six games, while Spurs have yet to record consecutive home victories in the Premier League this season

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The Belgian is still battling a hamstring injury, while the France international is set to return to central defence after being suspended for Wednesday's 4-1 win over Sunderland

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Brendan Rodgers' side could register their third consecutive victory in the Premier League for the first time this season, while Gus Poyet's men sit two points above the drop zone

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The Spain international, who has scored 11 Premier League goals this season, is due to return from his one-game ban for picking up five bookings so far in 2014-15

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The Frenchman insists his side are moving into an "important period" but has called for his players to showcase their growth at the Britannia Stadium this weekend

Thursday, 4 December 2014

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A stunning Viola comeback saw them win 4-2 in the same fixture last season and the current Serie A leaders will be determined to prevent another shock this time out

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BVB could welcome back Mats Hummels and Jakub Blaszczykowski as they seek a win to lift them off the bottom of the Bundesliga

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

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The Ligue 1 giants are unbeaten so far this season but the coach maintains that they can still improve and expects a stronger performance in Tuesday's game