Match Preview

Saturday, October 18, 2014

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The striker has been replaced in all of his starts at the San Siro club so far and hopes to play all 90 in Sunday's encounter

Friday, October 17, 2014

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The hosts beat the Blues 1-0 in last season's corresponding fixture, but their new boss is aware of the task which faces his team against Jose Mourinho's undefeated outfit

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The Gunners ended a nine-year trophy drought by beating the Tigers at Wembley, but needed extra-time to clinch victory after Saturday's visitors scored two early goals

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The north London outfit lost 6-0 and 5-1 to last season's champions under Andre Villas-Boas, but the new boss is not concerned by past results and urges looking forward

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Pep Guardiola's men scored 14 goals without reply in seven matches before the international break, so they will be confident of seeing off their struggling visitors

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Jurgen Klopp's men are 13th in the Bundesliga table but have been buoyed by the availability of two of their Germany internationals

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Massimiliano Allegri's men will be confident of making it seven wins out of seven against a side without a single win to their name

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The Portugal international can become only the third player to score 14 times in the opening eight rounds of the season if he nets in Valencia on Saturday

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The Argentine will equal the Athletic Bilbao icon's tally of 251 goals in the Spanish top flight if he nets twice at Camp Nou on Saturday

Thursday, October 16, 2014

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The hosts' coach was controversially sacked from his Parc des Princes role a few years ago but he claims he is not out for revenge as his side struggle for form

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

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The two sides met just a week ago as they played out a 1-1 draw and the home side's captain is confident they will pick up all three points in their Afcon qualifier

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The defending Africa Cup of Nations champions have had a torrid start to their qualifying campaign and the coach admits it has been an embarrassing run of results

Monday, October 13, 2014

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Michael O'Neill's side have won both of their opening Euro 2016 qualifiers to sit top of Group F and will hope to make it three from three against Claudio Ranieri's charges

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The Scots head into Tuesday's fixture following a 1-0 win over Georgia but the hosts top Group D after recording a historic victory over Germany

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The midfielder suffered a blow to the head on Friday and flew back to Borussia Dortmund to receive treatment

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The new Seleccao boss was given an eight-match ban for abusing officials during the World Cup but is hoping to be granted an appeal

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Didier Deschamps' men saw off Portugal 2-1 on Saturday and the coach is likely to experiment in Tuesday's friendly

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Having been snuffed in the Superclasico in Beijing at the weekend, Gerardo Martino's men complete their Asia trip with a comparatively easy friendly on paper

Sunday, October 12, 2014

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The Three Lions cruised to a 5-0 win over San Marino on Thursday but their manager expects a step up in difficulty when they travel to Tallinn in Euro 2016 qualifying