Top 10 fixtures to watch out this weekend
This weekend fixtures brings you Merseyside derby, Juve vs Roma, Man City vs Arsenal, Barcelona derby and many other fixtures of importance. But, the matches which will be featured in top 10 fixtures of this weekend is definitely will be of huge importance for the global football fans.
Hoffenheim vs Borussia Dortmund
This weekend will kick-off with Bundesliga fixture between Hoffenheim and Borussia Dortmund. Dortmund sitting at 6th on Bundesliga table, a point behind unbeaten Hoffenheim who sits at 4th place, would be looking to get the season best away result. They need quick points to cut the gap between themselves and Bundesliga table toppers Bayern Munich. Marco Reus return from injury has given a huge boost to the men in Yellow & Black, and they would love to win Bundesliga this season as they got Marco Reus and Mario Goetze back in their side.
RB Leipzig vs Hertha BSC
The two of the Bundesliga promoted teams, who have really impressed this season is Leipzig and Hertha Berlin. They currently sits at 2nd & 3rd on Bundesliga table, but Hertha is six points behind Leipzig. Leipzig really need to be calm at the moment, if they wants to continue their good run in Germany’s top flight game. They suffered 1-0 lost to Ingolstadt last weekend, and they have an away game against Bayern Munich in midweek next week, they really need to capitalize against Hertha at home.
Crystal Palace vs Chelsea
It’s not a big match in normal situations, but Chelsea six points lead at top of Premier League makes every Chelsea match of utmost importance. Arsenal, Liverpool and Man City, who were leading the charts a month ago, will be heavily relying on Chelsea to drop points in upcoming fixtures, and Blues would love to continue with their 10 game winning run.
Atletico Madrid vs Las Palmas
Atletico Madrid is not having good time this season, despite acquiring a bigger squad with some huge investment. They are sitting at sixth on Laliga points table, 12 points behind leader Real Madrid, whereas promoted Las Palmas enjoyed a promising start of the season sits at 10th on points table. Los Rojiblancos need a moral boosting victory against a good side, and Las Palmas will be visiting Vicente Calderon at the right time.
Juventus vs Roma
Juve leads the Serie A chart with 39 points, but Roma sitting at second position with 35 points has a huge opportunity to cut the gap at top. I Giallorossi has the best opportunity to capitalize and make themselves a name in Italy. A time like AS Roma deserves to win scudetto, and Francesco Totti needs a fairytale farewell. Last time Roma wins Serie A was in 2000-01 season, and it’s a long time since they won their 3rd title. They need a huge result against five time defending champion Juventus to turn the table.
Kerala Blasters vs Atletico de Kolkata
Hero Indian Super League final will be played on Sunday between Kerala Blasters and Atletico de Kolkata. For Indian fans it’s going to be a big match, when two of the football crazy city of India will be up against each other for the season finale. Whereas Kolkata will be looking to grab their 2nd title, Kerala will eye their first title infront of their home crowd.
Manchester City vs Arsenal
Manchester City is on verge of dropping from top four of Premier League for the first time this season, if they loses against Gunners, and Tottenham Hotspur capitalizes against Burnley. It’s not going to be a title defining fixture, because Chelsea currently reigning the Premier League chart going six points clear of their nearest rival Liverpool & Arsenal who sits at 2nd & 3rd sharing the same point. But, City will be able to recover from their frustrating month, if they do well against the visitors at Etihad on Sunday.
Barcelona vs Espanyol
Barcelona is in a no position to lose points, sitting at 2nd, six points adrift from leader Real Madrid, and here comes derby match against Espanyol. Although, it came at an advantageous point when Los blancos will be missing from the weekend fixture, and Blaugranas can cut the gap within three points.
Monaco vs Lyon
It’s going to be a huge match in Ligue 1. Monaco currently sits at 2nd position, and Lyon sits at 4th position, two of the title contenders will go head-to-head. Although, Lyon is 11 points adrift from Monaco, but they have the opportunity to cut the gap between them, and make a firm challenge for the title.
Everton vs Liverpool
Everton vs Liverpool, the Merseyside derby will wrap-up the weekend fixture. Merseyside derby is the most talked about match after Mnachester United vs Liverpool fixture, and it really deserves to wrap-up the weekend. The high intensity match also has its importance, because it may harm Liverpool title challenge if they looses point against Everton. Reds currently sits at 2nd, but they are already six points adrift from leader Chelsea who will be playing away to minnows Crystal Palace.