Sibenik in the form after the last match against Hajduk in good shape. In this match without weaknesses, the guests on the other hand in terrible mood, a long list of matches without a win, today it should not change, looking at the number of important players outside of the game: Krstanovic, Glavcic, Bozic, Goda, Bosec, Paracki,
Kalmar is playing a good series of 3 matches without lost, into last game achieved draw against strong AIK. They will face Goteborg without any weaknesses. Hosts Lost with Hammarby and AIK in terrible style. Coach rotates the players looking for the optimum shape and quality, but no results so far. Wendt, Karlsson, Sigthorsson, Wendt, Sana, Norlin will not play.
Auxerre restarted season really strong, they won with Amiens 1:2. Today without any weaknesses they will meet with struggling Grenoble. Guests In first game lost with FC Paris 0:4 and reason for that, was really long list of sidelined players. Their coach Maurizio Jacobacci asked young amateur to join 1st squad: Estebana Strazzeriego i Zinedine Labyada. Looking on missing players in comparison to last season missing are: Semedo, Pickel, Djitte, Diallo, Benet, Monfray, Ravet, Abdallah.
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.