Highflying Darmstadt will face a weakened Fortuna. If they win, they have a chance to be placed first in the 2nd Bundesliga. Guests in terrible shape cannot break through, and today they cannot count on a few main players: Peterson, Klaus, Kastenmeier, Zimmermann, Harzherz.
After a great competition with Besiktas, the full squat hosts will want to return to the path of victories. Today the chance are excellent as Gaziantep suffered from a recent draw against a weak Giresunspor. The guests in this game cannot count on a few important players: Pehlivan, Kitsiou, Figueiredo, Sagal, Mendyl, Niyaz. Especially in the defense line, 4 players are missing.
The hosts in great form, highflying from 3 matches, in the previous game they defeated the leader of the table, Elfsborg 3-0. In this match they will face Sirius practically without weakening. The guests in the previous game with a 2-1 win against Varbergs lost their primary defender by a yellow card: Stahl, who joined other out-of-game players: Bjorkstrom, Netabay, Karlsson, Larson
Chelsea cannot afford to lose points against Aston Villa in this game. After a draw with Liverpool and an early crashed Arsenal, they are in right shape, with only James and Pulisic out of squad. Davis and Trezeguet will not play on the visitors’ side, while many valuable players are monitored before kick-off: Buendia, Konsa, Martinez, Sanson, Traore. The visitors achieved draw with weak Brentford, in current shape they will have problems to take even point from this game.
Portland is located on7 placed into table, they looks to be ok, won last game with Dallas 1:0, but this opponent is taking last table position with really bad shape and quality. Previous lost Portland against Austin 4:1 is more adequate. Today hosts cannot count on couple of important players : Attinella, Jome, Niezgoda, Polo, Zuparic so they for sure will have more issues in previous 2 games. Looking on Los Angeles they are in good form , have no problems into squad, will have all players available, looks to have all 3 points from this meeting.
Brighton looked really solid recently, only lost with Citizens into league and with Leicester into Cups. From the other side opponents are on different position and form, last lost 0:3 with Palace and 2:0 with Leeds are showing their current shape. The reason are serious missing important players: Ferguson, McArthur, Sakho, Schlupp, Tomkins, Wickham, Zaha.
Wolves are going to this match with second priority just after the league. That’s why we will see Today 6 replacements. Will not play from 1st team Rui Patricio, Neto, Coady, Traore, Semedo, Podence. From the other hand Southampton is still looking for first win, so cups are right area for that. They are focused and playing with 1st team players.
Bochum cannot lose points Today to keep short distance to 1st into table Hamburger. They are in form, without any weaknesses. In this match they will meet Sandhausen which is still looking for good form, Coach is rotating the squad. Will not play Today; Zenga, Nartey, Scheu, Biada, Contento, Bouhaddouz and we will see new keeper Kapino:
Lorient is feeling really bad recently, into last 8 games only 1 won with Nimes. Defense line doesn’t exist, only 2 main defenders available, sidelined are Laporte, Mendes, Gravillon, midfielders Boisgard. Other sidelined players are: Bozok, Delaplace, Homawoo, Saunier. Rennes recently highflying 2 matches won, without any problems into squad.
There is ongoing fight for 1st place into Group F between 3 competitors. Two of them are Napoli and Real which we will see Tonight. Today in the better shape is Napoli who won previous game with Crotone 0:4. From the other hand there is Real with draws in previous matches, including Rijeka 2:2. Additionally Today they cannot count on couples of main players like: Elustondo A., Guridi J., Oyarzabal M., Silva D.