Chelsea under the new coach Graham Potter looks good from 2 games. They are highflying with no staff problems in this match. The visitors, on the other hand, are going in the opposite direction. The loss with West Ham and Manchester City shows their current form. In addition, they have a lot of absentees today: Chiquinho, Collins, Jimenez, Kalajdzic, Neto, Neves.
After thee in the European league competition the hosts return to league matches. With their full squad and without any weaknesses, they will face Vizela, which is in crisis. The last game was a defeat to Estoril and a red card for Costa. Apart from him, the guests were also will miss : Rosa, Samu, Moreira, Wilson.
League table leader will fight for victory over the weakened team from Bristol. The hosts are highflying and without lost from 7 matches, the shape and form is good, there are no weaknesses. The guests will play without: Marquios, Collins, Saunders, Loft, Connolly. Poor form, last game only tied 2: 2 with the 2nd from the bottom – Morecambe.
Haifa is in the right shape, they won against strong Olimpiaakos 4-0 recently. For today’s meeting with are in full squad, basically no weaknesses. Apollon is still in the preparation phase for the season, the last 2 friendly games lost. In addition, there are significant weaknesses on their side. Apollon will play without: Janga, Iliev, Mavrias, Dabo, Albanis.
Manchester will want to safe their first squad by leaving De Bruine, Walker, Mahrez and Rodie on the bench. There is almost no pressure to win on the hosts side. The chance that Sporting will not lose this match is high. The guests play for honor and want forget the shame and loss in the first match 5-0.
Red Lantern Eredivisie will face the well-disposed team of Twente. The hosts are doing terrible, they lost the last game 0: 1 against an equally weak Sittard, into the team is also cannot play: Huiberts, Kersten, Paal, Redan, under question mark is Clement, Fernandes, Wermeskerken. The visitors head to 4th place in good style and overcome Vitesse if they win.
Flamengo has already released pressure this year, which was especially visible in the last 2 matches – a draw with Sport Recife and a loss with Santos. Many players from the first suit injured and pauses for cards, the coach is taking to squad who he has, they cannot play: Alves, Arao, Caio , Diego, Filipe Luis, Henrique, Isla, Michael, Thiago Maia. Their team spirit and shape is under a big question mark. The hosts, from the other hand, are still playing football, if they win, they can jump into the premium places to play in the Copa Libertadores qualifications.
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