Thursday, December 18, 2014

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The champions will reach 45 points before the winter break should they win on Friday, surpassing their own previous best of 44

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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With a 3-0 lead in the bag heading into their home tie at the Vicente Calderon, the Rojiblancos boss is expected to shuffle his starting line-up for the cup clash

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The Bianconeri have failed to win in their last three games, but their defender is focusing on the big picture ahead of Thursday's Serie A clash

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

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The club appealed to Fifa after the player was incorrectly sent off against Cruz Azul, but their pleas have been rejected by the governing body

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The Magpies boss is keen to deliver silverware for Bobby Moncur, who was captain the last time that his side won a trophy in 1969, with Spurs the hosts in the League Cup

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Laurent Blanc's men have lost their last two games in the Champions League and Ligue 1 and will be looking to halt that run in Wednesday's Coupe de la Ligue clash

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The two sides battle it out to set up a potential tie with Real Madrid in the final and John Irving believes his side can spring a surprise against the Copa Libertadores champions

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Last season's Bundesliga runners-up have enjoyed some strong performances in the Signal Iduna Park in recent weeks and will be hoping to keep it going despite a horrible start

Monday, December 15, 2014

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Jose Mourinho's men defeated Hull City 2-0 at the weekend to extend their lead at the top of the table, while Steve McClaren's men were beaten by Middlesbrough on Saturday

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The European champions will be heavy favourites to progress to the final with their Mexican opponents making what is their maiden appearance in the tournament

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After a laboured and lethargic display in Saturday's 0-0 draw in Madrid, the Blaugrana are likely to rest a number of key players for their midweek cup clash at Camp Nou

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The Dutchman netted twice in Saturday's 4-0 win at Augsburg and the Catalan coach is hoping that the winger can maintain his fine form at the Allianz Arena

Sunday, December 14, 2014

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The Toffees have struggled to find their best form in recent weeks and the Spaniard believes they will have to be on form to see off Harry Redknapp's side at Goodison Park

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​The Nerazzurri were beaten at home by Udinese last weekend - despite having taken the lead - but the defender says they showed enough to suggest they can triumph in Verona

Saturday, December 13, 2014

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Diego Simeone's side have been in strong form in recent weeks and will be eager to move level on points with second-placed Barcelona following their draw

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The Swans have lost 16 points from winning positions so far this season and face a Spurs side who have won every league encounter between the two since 2011

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The manager is happy to hand the reins to his assistant ahead of Sunday's clash after a "marvellous" tactical analysis, while Brendan Rodgers harked back to last season's results

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Filippo Inzaghi's men are under pressure again after a 1-0 loss at Genoa and will be desperate for all three points against a side that is also targeting a third-place finish

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The Bianconeri have drawn their last two games 0-0 and will hope to avoid a hat-trick of goalless stalemates on Sunday

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The visitors boast the tall and powerful Swede but the home side's star has netted five in his last three and will aim for more on Sunday