- Published on Monday, 14 January 2013 05:00
AS Roma look to beat Inter Milan again on January 20
The second half of the 2012 - 13 Italian Serie A season continues as AS Roma play hosts to a side they have already beaten before, Inter Milan, on January 20 at the Stadio Olimpico. That's right football fans, these two sides that are still trying to catch the current frontrunners of the Serie A, that being the reigning and defending league champions Juventus FC, will go toe - to - toe once again for their second and last meeting of the current campaign. And since we are inching closer to the critical stages of this season's race for the league championship in the top flight of Italian football, you just know these two football clubs will turn it up a notch.
- Published on Thursday, 03 January 2013 09:00
The 2013 Dubai World Cup Carnival takes over the UAE
Starting on January 10, the 2013 Dubai World Cup Carnival will bring horse racing to a whole different level in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) where the top thoroughbreds in the planet will come together for a series of epic meetings between the best and the greatest equine pure breeds in the sport of kings. Culminating with the Dubai World Cup on March 30, this will be the fourth year the horse racing spectacle brings the finest thoroughbreds in the sport to the Meydan Racecourse as it establishes its position as one of the premier horse racing gala events in the horse racing calendar.
- Published on Thursday, 03 January 2013 08:55
West Ham play hosts for Manchester United in the FA Cup
The big boys of the top flight in English football will start to mix things up with the rest of the competing clubs in the 2012 - 13 FA Cup tournament on January 5 and we have quite the match - up at Upton Park where West Ham United will play hosts to the visiting Manchester United side. It's Round 3 of the 132nd season of the premier domestic cup competition in English football and as far as both of these two English sides getting it on come January 5 are concerned, both of them would love to lift the cup in the current FA Cup season and end what has been a long drought for the two sides from winning the English tournament.
- Published on Thursday, 03 January 2013 08:50
Can Real Madrid bounce back in rematch against Celta Vigo?
Yes, you read it football fans, it seems the Spanish football powerhouse Real Madrid have been having their problems with Celta de Vigo lately, a football club that just earned their promotion back to the top flight in Spanish football after a five - year absence. And while the Los Blancos took care of business in their first meeting with the newly - promoted side in the current Spanish La Liga season, beating Celta Vigo 2 - nil, Real Madrid's performance in the first leg of their match - up in the 2012 - 13 Copa del Rey tournament was, well, did not go the way the Spanish football giants would have hoped for their campaign to win the Spanish Cup.
- Published on Thursday, 03 January 2013 08:45
Manchester United host Liverpool to renew their storied rivalry
It's bound to be a cracker of a game at Old Trafford come January 13 as current English Premier League leaders Manchester United FC start their 2013 home stand when they play hosts to arch - rivals Liverpool FC. This North West Derby, probably one of the most intense feuds in modern day football with roots tracing back to old English industrial times trade rivalry, pitches two of the most decorated clubs in English football against each other with 37 league titles between them with Man - U slightly ahead at 18.
- Published on Thursday, 03 January 2013 08:40
Arsenal takes on Man City side looking to stay in title chase
Can the defending league champions Manchester City stay in the title picture and win the Premiership for the second straight year at the end of the 2012 - 13 English Premier League season? That is the very question Man City fans are asking themselves as they continue to watch the current table leaders Manchester United run away with the lead at this point of the campaign. Of course, there's still time for the defending champs to dig down deep and catch the Red Devils at the very top of the standings, but it won't be easy because that will mean they need to have a better second half of the season than their cross - town rivals will look to have.