Norwich City and Chelsea meet at Carrow Road, in a match for this phase of the FA Cup (3rd Round). The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years is favorable to the visiting team, which in the last 3 matches won 2 and tied 1. The last direct confrontation between these two teams, on 01-03-2016, ended with the victory of Chelsea by (1-2).
Reus Deportiu and Alcorcón meet at Camp Nou Municipal Stadium, in a match for the 21st round of the Second Division. There is only record of 2 recent direct matches between these two teams: on 04-23-2017, which ended with a draw by (0-0), and on 12-11-2016, which ended with the victory of Alcorcón by (1 -0). In this game the home factor may be decisive, since the Reus Deportiu presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
Real Zaragoza and Barcelona II face at the Estadio de la Romareda, in a match for the 21st round of the Second Division. The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years is favorable to the visiting team, which in the last 3 matches won 2 and lost 1. The last direct match between these two teams, on 07-02-2015, ended with the victory of the Real Zaragoza by (4-0). The condition home / away deserves particular attention, because despite this being a match between 15th and 19th of the league table, it is actually a match between the 20th ranked in home games and the 14th as a visitor.
Sevilla and Real Betis meet at Estadio Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán, in a match for the 18th round of the First Division. In this stadium, the record of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which records 4 wins and 1 loss in the last 5 matches. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium was on 09-20-2016, in a match for the First Division that ended with the victory of Sevilla by (1-0). The only goal of the match was scored by G. Mercado (51 ‘). In this game the home factor may be decisive, since Sevilla presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
The holidays are over again, so it is high time that in Spain the ball starts to roll again. We start the eighteenth round in La Liga in any case directly with the Madrid derby between Atletico Madrid and Getafe. The home club is of course the favorite in Wanda Metropolitano, but the visitors are planning to sell their skin expensive.
The match between Las Palmas and Eibar on Saturday evening at the Estadio de Gran Canaria promises to be very interesting anyway. Trainer Paco Jemez may try to keep the home club for La Liga, but the yellow shirts meet in Eibar a team in top form.
A striking game on this Saturday is the one held by Cagliari and Juventus for a new date in Serie A Italian.
The Premier League has just to make it to the place this weekend in England, because there are FA Cup races this weekend. At Old Trafford is Friday night meeting between Manchester United and Derby County on the schedule and at United they have some right to put after they were eliminated a few weeks ago by a Championship club in the League Cup.
Fiorentina – Inter, at the start of the 20th matchday of Serie A, the table-scorer expects the third. After all, Fiorentina has been working its way up to international seats in recent weeks, with more than the Europa League hardly being possible. Meanwhile, Inter Milan has lost ground in the race for the championship and, with seven points behind SSC Napoli, has to be careful that the title-space is not bursting prematurely.
After 164 encounters so far, the statistics are pretty clear for Inter Milan, who have lost 47 games against Florence in 67 wins and 50 draws. In Florence, however, the Fiorentina with 30 home victories in 32 draws and only 19 inter-successes has the nose ahead.
Already in round 3 of the FA Cup, we have a real treat with the Merseyside Derby. The signs are clear: Liverpool is going through its most stable phase under Jürgen Klopp, Everton, however, is playing a season full of ups and downs. Does the series of Reds stop?
In the midst of the traditionally packed turn of the year, Liverpool welcome arch-rival Everton. The direct duel is not only about the round of 16 knockout rounds in the FA Cup, but also about supremacy in the city. Can Liverpool cement its position as the clear number 1 or can Everton successfully defy as in the league?