Fiorentina after 2 red cards in previous march with Torino is heavily affected. Out are Castrovilli and Milenkovic. Frank Ribery will be checked before match if he can play. Inter after lost into cups with Juve can focus now on league competition. They are in right shape and form and cannot let Milan to expand distance from 1st table position.
Charleroi is slowly going for first win from couple of matches. Till now lost 5 previous meetings with strong opponents. Into previous game with Standard Liege unfortunately lost 3:2, they were strong rival, we could see good shape and form. From the other side we have Leuven which lost previous game with Gent 0:3 after really bad meeting. Also they have lost the best striker Henry. Addtonaly out of squad are Aguemon, Duplus, Kotysch, Schuermans.
We can see some form improvement into Bordeaux team after the new year brake. Recently they had drawn with Metz 0:0. In this game without any problems they will meet with Lorient – team which is still looking for good form. Guests last game lost with Monaco 2:5 and got red card for Delaplace. Other than that, we won’t see: Fontaine T., Grbic A., Hamel P., Laporte J., Mendes H., Saunier M., Wissa Y.
Sociedad players only wishes are to rest and sit down to Christmas Eve. Unfortunately there is one problem – Today’s match with Atletico. All December for them is poor period, without win from 8 games. One of the reason of their awful form is sidelined long list of players: Gorosabel A., Guridi J., Illarramendi A., Januzaj A., Moya M. A., Sangalli L., Silva D., Sola A., Zaldua J. Atletico in god shape, only lost with Real Madrid.
It’s derby time in Sofia Today. Levsky is not prepared for this game, in opposite to CSKA team. Hosts are plaything really poor into league, without won from 4 matches, into last they lost 2 main players . In total they cannot count on 5 main players: defenders Atanasov, Starokin, midfielders Dmitrov, Mohammed, striker Yurukov.
Young Boys with strong squad will meet with Basel which will play without couple of main players. Won’t play main goalkeeper Nikolic, defenders Widmer, van der Werff, midfielder Bunjaku. Guest coach released 3 young players into defense line so we can expect couple of goals.
Hosts after series of 3 draws with higher table located rivals. Widzew will meet with Resovia which is form struggling at the moment, after last lost with Belchatow 3:0. Additionally after this game injured is main defender Kubowicz. His missing will be huge weaknesses for the team. Also out remain striker Dziubiński and midfielder Radulj.
LKS is looking for a win in game with Chrobry, switching in the same time on 1st league position. In-form host team without any suspensions didn’t lost from couple of rounds. In the other shape, team from Glogow, there are currently into crisis without win from 5 matches. Into previous one red cards was punished midfielder Cywka. Coach is changing squad looking for optimum shape, what for LKS can be not enough Today.
Molde is playing really good into national league and European, did not lost 4 previous games. Today they are going to fight with team, which also did not lost from 6 games – but all of them are draws. After last draw guests will play without 3 players: defenders: Mickeleson, Gunnarsson; midfielder – Jack.
After two heavy meetings with table leaders (draw and lost), Brage is in good shape in front of home game with Ljungskile. Hosts without any weaknesses will fight with red lantern and last positioned into table opponent. Also today guest will not play with 4 main players : Johan Brannefalk – suspended, Adam Rosén and Joakim Olausson – injured, long-term injured Adam Söndergaard.