Tuesday, 2 September 2014

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The Concacaf nation begin to rebuild against a European team preparing to qualify for the European Championship in 2016

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The Barcelona forward's injury keeps him and a number of other Albiceleste stars sidelined as Gerardo Martino's side seek to exact revenge on Joachim Low's men

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The Three Lions failed to win a single match in Brazil and,with Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard retiring since, head into the Euro 2016 qualifiers with a youthful look

Saturday, 30 August 2014

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Steve Bruce's men crashed out of Europe at the hands of Lokeren and must get over that disappointment quickly as they face a Villa side that have yet to lose or concede this term

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The North Londoners were hammered 5-0 by the Reds at White Hart Lane last season, though will take on a new-look Merseyside attack with the Italy international set to make his bow

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Arsene Wenger has been impressed by last season's Championship winners, who have been boosted by the capture of Esteban Cambiasso, and hopes to build on an unbeaten start so far

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The Swede has returned to training after his recent rib injury but is expected to be one of several absentees from the game at Parc des Princes

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The former fan favourite will be hoping his first competitive game in charge ends in a morale-boosting win, but the Biancocelesti have provided their new coach with a strong squad

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Carlo Ancelotti's men kicked off their Liga campaign with an underwhelming win at home to Cordoba and a massive improvement will be required if they are to triumph at the Anoeta

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The Nerazzurri have not lost to the Granata since February 1994 and they will be confident of extending that run with a squad that has been significantly strengthened this summer

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Lionel Messi's double helped last season's runners up to a victory at Camp Nou in their first home game but 2013-14's sixth-placed side could prove trickier

Friday, 29 August 2014

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The Turin outfit are bidding for a fourth successive Scudetto - but they must do so without Antonio Conte, who surprisingly stepped down during the summer

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The reigning Primera Division champions were held to a 0-0 draw at Rayo Vallecano on Monday so will therefore be desperate to triumph in their opening home game of the new season

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Pep Guardiola's men are yet to show their destructive side in the new season but will be hopeful that Saturday's trip to Gelsenkirchen will see them unleashed

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The newly promoted side are yet to pick up a win in the Premier League, losing to Hull City and Tottenham, and go in search of their first three points against Gus Poyet's side

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The Swans have made an impressive start to the season, beating Manchester United and Burnley in their opening two fixtures, and hope to make it three from three against West Brom

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The 65-year-old was appointed as Tony Pulis's successor on Wednesday and will begin his second reign at the club against the Magpies at St James's Park on Saturday

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The Saints are yet to win a Premier League game this season, having lost to Liverpool and drawn with West Brom, and head to a Hammers side who beat Crystal Palace last time out

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The Premier League champions are yet to lose in 2014-15, beating Newcastle and Liverpool to begin their title defence, and now face off against Mark Hughes's side