Match Previews

Friday, February 20, 2015

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With a Champions League last-16 tie and games with Sevilla and Valencia on the horizon, Diego Simeone's side know the importance of recapturing their form

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The Swans made Louis van Gaal's first competitive game in charge of the Red Devils an unhappy one but have been on a downward slump in recent matches

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Steve Bruce's side have struggled at their own KC Stadium in the Premier League this season, giving the visiting Londoners a sniff of another rare win on the road

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Following Sunday's fifth-round defeat by Bradford City, striker Connor Wickham says his side have a point to prove back in league action against Tony Pulis's men

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Arsene Wenger could recall Jack Wilshere and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain after spells on the sidelines but has several other concerns beside the two England midfielders

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The Blues face one of the Premier League's strugglers after their Champions League trip to France but the manager is keen to move on and focus

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With an unbeaten record stretching back 20 matches and more than 10 years, the Catalans will be confident of keeping the pressure on Liga leaders Real Madrid

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The French champions drew 1-1 with Chelsea after their collapse against Caen last weekend and the Brazilian wants to see more of the standards they hit against the Blues

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The manager takes charge of his first game on Saturday and wants to see his side "throw a few punches" against the visitors

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The Premier League champions can call on the Ivorian duo as they seek a first home league win since New Year's Day

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An 8-0 destruction of Hamburg was followed by a disappointing performance against Shakhtar Donetsk in midweek and the club director wants to see the side hit top form

Thursday, February 19, 2015

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The midfielder stressed the importance of getting the three points over Atalanta ahead of the Champions League clash with Borussia Dortmund

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The side's league form has improved in recent weeks and the coach insists the looming European tie with Juventus won't interfere with their resurgence

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

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Mauricio Pochettino's men have been on an upward curve in 2015 and the goalkeeper is confident of more of the same as they prepare to take on the Italian club in the Europa League

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The hosts won all three of their home fixtures in Group I, while Roberto Martinez's charges remain unbeaten on the road in the Europa League so far this season

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The former Manchester United defender has warned his team-mates of what he deems the most passionate crowd he has ever played in front of ahead of the Europa League last-32 tie

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The striker scored for Chelsea on Merseyside late last season to severely dent the Reds' tilt at the Premier League title and now hopes to damage their European hopes

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

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The Spanish side beat the Bundesliga club 6-1 in the second round of the Champions League last season and meet again this time around

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The Swiss side did well to emerge from a group consisting of Real Madrid and Liverpool but face a tough task against a strong Portuguese team

Monday, February 16, 2015

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Laurent Blanc lost four key players to injury against Caen on Saturday, disrupting preparations for a resumption of hostilities with Jose Mourinho's men