Tue 16 Jan by Mark Gleeson
Friday 19 January
Soccer 6 Pool V2 P2
Vitoria Setubal v SPORTING LISBON: Relegation-haunted Vitoria have lost seven of their previous eight clashes against Sporting, who are in a neck-and-neck battle with Porto for the leadership of the league in Portugal.
Saturday 20 January
Soccer 6 Pool V1 P1
MANCHESTER CITY v Newcastle United: Man City’s last two home games against Newcastle produced 6-1 and 5-0 victories, the last two seasons that the Geordies were in the top flight. Newcastle have won two successive away games at West Ham and Stoke.
Soccer 6 Pool V1 P2
FREE STATE STARS v Maritzburg United: Stars are the surprise package of the season with four successive wins taking them up to second place in the Premier Soccer League standings, three points behind the leaders Sundowns. Stars have lost only once at home to Maritzburg, who are visiting for the 10th time.
Sunday 21 January
Soccer 6 Pool V3 P1
Real Betis v BARCELONA: Real Betis have to go back seven years for their previous home win over Barcelona, which came in a Copa del Rey tie. They host them this time in a league fixture as the Catalans look to extend their La Liga lead.
Soccer 6 Pool V3 P2
BAYERN MUNICH v Werder Bremen: Bayern come into his game on the back of seven successive victories and sit on top of the Bundesliga standings. Successive draws in their last two games keep Werder just above the relegation zone in the Bundesliga.
PRO’S Soccer 6
Saturday 20 January S6 V1 P1
R24 M1 = 3; M2 = 1,2; M3 = 1; M4 = 1; M5 = 1; M6 = 2,3