Returns “nightmare” on “Velodrome” for Marseille

Marseille has forgotten what a success. 6 rounds never won, failure followed by 5 draws, only one. At home numbers are even harsher: Olympique no longer imposed on the “Velodrome” September 13, Bastia 4-1. Since then he has played 12 games at home, which registered 9 draws, six with 1-1 and three defeats. In the previous nine games but has not scored once each. Generally, has little triumphs, 8 (six “out”), but most draws no more than 15, a situation that places it at # 10, with 39 points in 30 rounds, but a goal good , 40-31.
Rennes has 45 points and goal difference 42-36, which is on 5th position immediately below the European Cup. “The red and whites” have not yielded 3 stages, with two successes and one draw, a goal always given and taken. Previous failure, 0-1 with Caen, was on foreign land, where, however, it has fared better than home: 6 wins out of 11 6 of 12 draws (six 1-1) and 3 defeats in seven.
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Boro wants to return

Match that can weigh heavily in the calculations for boarding the Premier League. Middlesbrough 3rd place with 67 points in 36 stages and Hull is a step below, one point less, both positions with reference to the play-off promotion, which includes teams from places 3 -6. The second position accession direct divides them least, Brighton with 68 points and a game extra.
Balanced with a goal, 47-23, Boro lost to zero last two rounds, both “outside” and has only one victory in their previous four games. Oh, not imposed than 3 times in the previous 11 games, which made to give leadership and reach 7 points behind the leader Burnley. The modest results in this period were discussed Aitor Karanka separation coach, but the Spaniard has just announced that it will continue because “we trust that the team will promote”.
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Europa League : Manchester United vs Liverpool

Manchester United is not giving up and trying to cancel deficit of two goals in the first match of “optimal” with Liverpool, who triumphed 2-0 on their own arena (Sturridge 20 penalty Firmino 73). But it does not cross an extraordinary moment: never won 3 matches, with two failures at zero and 1-1. However, the other 5 games has not lost at home (4 wins) at a Southampton 0-1 in the only defeat on “Old Trafford” 9 visits received here.
Liverpool traveled to Manchester distance from the position of a team of seven undefeated dispute (two draws, five successes the previous three consecutive), three of which are on foreign land. Students of German Jurgen Klopp gave up twice in the last eight shifts, six to a goal scored.
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Europa League : Sevilla vs Basel

Returning to a 0-0 in Switzerland, FC Sevilla is determined to extend his excellent series on home soil. The band led by Unai Emery has 16 wins in a row on the “Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan” 12 without receiving goal in all competitions. Throughout the season, he gave up home three times in 22 visits received, only the first nemarcând, 0-3 with Atletico. Overall, now it is untrodden of 4 matches, with two draws and two successes. Only once in the previous five games did not score and 20 dispute here was tilted only twice.
Leader in Switzerland, FC Basel has not lost 5 matches, regardless of race, and has only one defeat in 13 previous disputes. 40 duels of the season scored just not tour with Sevilla. 2-3 St. Etienne, in the previous phase, is the only failure in the last 6 movement, besides two draws and three triumphs.
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Europa League : Braga vs Fenerbahce

Braga must recover in order to have any chance in front of Fenerbahce, which was imposed in the tour 1-0 (Mehmet Topal 32). Portuguese band lost no score in the last two games and has only one win, 3-1 at home with FC Porto in last 7 games in all competitions, series began with 4 draws. However, on its own arena is doing very well: never give in 11 games, with 3 draws and 8 triumphs and a 0-2 defeat by Benfica is the only of the 20 visits received throughout the season. Is another advantage of the offensive duo Hassan and Stojilkovici, who signed together 24 successful throughout the season, a third of those of their team.
Fenerbahce is unbeatable 10 parties, regardless of race (3 draws, seven successes, past 5 consecutive 4 to zero), and has lost only once in their previous 36 games, scored 6 constant. Antalya is the last 2-4 defeat suffered, while the third received the go throughout the season.
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Europa League : Lazio – Sparta Praga

Lazio wins hard but fails and harder. Romanians are undefeated for 3 games, two draws, one tour in Prague, 1-1 (13 Frydek – Parolo 38), and a victory, nay lost only once in the last 9 matches, plus two wins and 5 draws. They have big problems at home: have won in the previous game on “Olimpico” 2-0 with Atalanta, but still there suffered previous four defeats in all competitions. Moreover, they scored only half the previous eight visits received.
All three disputes invincible (one draw, two successes) and Sparta Prague tied since the last failure, Liberec 1-2, while only one in 13 previous meetings, regardless of race. Ranked second in the Czech Republic has received four previous defeats foreign land only where but was not inclined than once in the last 6 trips.
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Europa League : Valencia vs Ath Bilbao

Only 12th in Primera, Valencia seek salvation in Europa League season. To reach the “quarters”, “bats” must overturn at home in the first leg in Bilbao handicap, 0-1 (Raul Garcia 20). They fail, however, a period too good. They lost the last 3 games, two without score and got only one win in their previous five matches in all competitions. They shared and previous two home games, both with three goals received. Moreover, Gary Neville and his students have not checked only two successes 8 dispute here, only one defensive them not being defeated. However, in the previous stage of the competition, they managed the most emphatic triumph SAESONAL, 6-0 against Rapid Vienna. Come the League, raised on its own arena two defeats and three victories in the current campaign mainland.
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Juventus have big trouble

Champions League : Bayern Munich vs Juventus

Bayern started game two with Juventus taking advantage of the outcome of the tour 2-2 (Dybala 63, Sturaro 76 – T. Muller 43, Robben 55). For the stay and direct disputes: the Bavarians are undefeated against torinezilor 5 matches with two draws and 3 wins, the last defeat being away 1-2 in November 2005. In addition, the home did not give in until the first visit by the ‘Old Lady’ 0-1 League group stage in November 2004 (empty Del Piero 90) then produced a draw and two wins. Overall, the balance is 4-2-3, 13-8 goal difference.
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Wenger and a new mission impossible

Champions League : Barcelona vs Arsenal

Barcelona is in front of the 9th consecutive appearances in “quarters” League. In its favor are both the result of the travel tour with Arsenal, 2-0 (Messi 71, 83 penalty) and the extraordinary period passes. Primera leading the band prepared Luiz Enrique is undefeated for 37 matches in all competitions, with 6 draws and 31 wins last 8 consecutive. 15 goals scored in their previous three matches all season and has not scored in only two of 49 games played. The home is unbeatable this season, with two draws and 21 successes in a row previous 10, always gave a goal. Trecutele four meetings in the “Camp Nou” gathered 21 successful.
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Champions League : Manchester City – Dynamo Kiev

Manchester City is just a first step of his “quarter” of the League in history against a Dynamo Kiev who managed to get so far no victory in England, where previously recorded two draws and 11 defeats. “Citizens” in revenge turn on “Etihad” advantage success of the tour, 3-1 (Aguero 15, 40 David Silva, Yaya Toure 90 – Buialski 58). The two teams have faced in March 2011 in the “knockout” Europa League, the Ukrainian team better: 2-0 home, 0-1 “apart”.
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