It’s a busy weekend forward with Ryan’s Brighton set to lock horns with Liverpool as Massimo Luongo and Harry Souttar put together to face off towards one another at Hillsborough.
Will probably be a giant weekend for Maty Ryan and his Brighton & Hove Albion as they welcome reigning champions Liverpool to the AMEX Stadium at 11:30pm* on Saturday evening.
The Seagulls are flying excessive with a draw and a win collected from their final two league fixtures towards Burnley and Aston Villa respectively.
Nevertheless, regardless of the upturn in kind, they sit in 16th place whereas their upcoming opponents occupy 2nd spot with solely purpose distinction putting them behind Spurs.
Heading to the English Championship the place two Aussies can be going face to face as Massimo Luongo’s Sheffield Wednesday entertain Harry Souttar’s Stoke Metropolis at 2am on Sunday.
One other dismissal final weekend made Sheffield’s afternoon all of the tougher after they had been outdone 1-0 at Preston however they backed that up with a 1-1 draw towards high-flying Swansea.
Souttar’s Stoke alternatively enter this fixture on the again of a defeat after they had been outclassed 3-2 towards league leaders Norwich Metropolis.
This showdown can be made all of the extra particular for Wednesday because it could possibly be the primary time that they transfer out of the relegation zone in the event that they handle to take all three factors from this match.
A prime of the desk conflict can be going down in Greece as James Jeggo and his Aris Thessaloniki do battle towards Olympiacos at 4:30am on Sunday.
Either side have the identical document heading into this must-watch encounter with six wins and one stalemate from their seven matches.
All that separates the 2 is purpose distinction with Olympiacos having bagged 15 objectives, 5 greater than Aris whereas they’ve additionally retrieved the ball from the again of their internet on simply the one event in comparison with Jeggo’s facet who’ve conceded 3 times.
On Monday morning, Apostolos Giannou can be hoping to start out for OFI Crete after they host PAS Giannina at 2am.
A powerful 4-1 win final trip towards NFC Volos has given Crete some hope as they registered what was simply their second triumph all season.
Within the Belgian Professional League, Danny Vukovic and his Genk can be hoping to make it 9 wins on the spin after they journey to Cercle Brugge at 4:30am on Sunday.
Vukovic’s facet are the shape crew within the competitors and sit simply level off the highest of the desk.
Whereas their opponents are in a midtable place and arrive into this assembly on the again of a shock defeat to backside of the desk Mouscron.
Elsewhere, Trent Sainsbury can be that includes within the coronary heart of defence for Kortrijk after they host Oostende at 6:45am on Monday.
Oostende sit simply above Kortrijk on the ladder in 11th place with solely purpose distinction separating the 2 sides.
Sainsbury’s facet can be trying to snap out of an undesirable streak which has seen them winless of their final 4 fixtures.
Over to Denmark the place Awer Mabil’s Midtjylland will face off towards Aalborg within the Superligaen at 2am on Sunday.
Midtjylland suffered one other UEFA Champions League defeat final trip at Ajax nevertheless it marked a special day for Mabil as he opened his account within the competitors after pulling one again from the spot.
Their league kind reads higher with two wins on the bounce as they maintain a slim one level lead on the prime of the desk.
Within the Scottish League Cup, Martin Boyle can be lining up for Hibernian after they tackle Dundee FC at 2am on Sunday.
Boyle was instrumental in his facet’s earlier conflict with Dundee – teeing up two of his facet’s objectives of their 4-1 victory slightly below a fortnight in the past.
Tom Rogic can be hoping to assist his facet declare victory after they host Ross County of their Cup affair at 1am on Monday.
In German Bundesliga motion, Mathew Leckie can be aiming for a beginning berth for Hertha Berlin as they make the journey to Bayer Leverkusen with kick off scheduled for 1:30am on Monday.
A poor second half efficiency noticed Dortmund stroll over the lads from the capital and any repeat show might see them endure the identical destiny towards Leverkusen who’re simply considered one of two sides nonetheless unbeaten.
In neighbouring Netherlands, Daniel Arzani can be hoping to make it out onto the pitch for FC Utrecht after they face off towards undefeated Feyenoord within the Eredivisie on Monday at 12:30am.
Arzani’s facet are with out a league win for the reason that finish of October and will discover it tough to get a consequence this weekend with their opponents simply considered one of two sides who’re but to style defeat this marketing campaign.
Milos Degenek’s FK Crvena Zvezda will entertain Rad Beograd within the Serbian SuperLiga at 5am on Monday.
His facet are clearly bossing the competitors with 44 objectives from their 15 fixtures and an eight-point lead over their upcoming opponents rivals, Partizan Beograd.
The writing is on the wall for Rad already with the membership languishing third from backside with simply 12 factors to their identify.
Within the Turkish SuperLig, Aziz Behich’s Kayserispor will 4 league match winless run after they tackle Religion Karagumruk at 3:30am on Tuesday.
In Japan, Mitch Langerak’s Nagoya Grampus can be hoping to make it three wins from three after they come up towards Oita Trinita at 4pm on Saturday.
One other three factors this weekend might see the Aussie shot stopper’s facet climb into the highest two if outcomes go their approach.
Elsewhere, Thomas Deng and his Urawa Purple Diamonds journey to Kashima Antlers on Sunday for a 5pm kick off.
The Aussie defender undoubtedly be raring to go after he helped himself to an help of their 2-1 defeat at dwelling to Gamba Osaka final trip.
One other match towards a prime 5 facet might derail Urawa’s possibilities of a prime ten end.
Within the Saudi Professional League, Mitch Duke can be starring for Al-Taawoun after they entertain Al-Ettifaq at 11:15pm on Sunday.
Duke’s facet secured their first win in three makes an attempt final trip advert are sitting in a decent 7th spot with eight factors accrued from their 5 fixtures.
Heading again to England the place Bailey Wright and his Sunderland can be in motion on Saturday after they go to Fleetwood City at 6:45am.
This match is finely poised with each side teetering on the sting of the playoff locations – a win for both facet would all however assure them a spot within the elusive prime six come the tip of the spherical.
Over within the 2. Bundesliga, Brandon Borrello’s Fortuna Dusseldorf have a date with Bochum with proceedings set to get underway from 6:30am on Tuesday.
This match will make for fascinating viewing with Bochum 4 locations above Fortuna in 4th.
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