Saturday, 9th November 2019
The showdown between Klopps FC Liverpool and Guardiolas Manchester City is not only electrifying football England. For City applies: lose absolutely prohibited! For Liverpool speaks: the form and a horror statistics, especially as Klopp in advance even motivated the hot dog seller. In Spain meanwhile high tension prevails.
EnglandChampions League winner against champion, Jürgen Klopp against Josep Guardiola: In the English Premier League it comes on the twelfth game day to the mega-top game of the currently probably best teams in the football world. On Sunday (starting at 5.30pm in the n-tv.de-Liveticker) Klopps will welcome undefeated leaders Liverpool at home Anfield Road Guardiola and Manchester City – and have felt like a championship match point. In fact, after the top match there are still 25 league games in which anything can happen. But thanks to the recent comeback comeback against Aston Villa, the Reds are currently six points ahead of City. If they win again, they would score the rival at nine points. Verbal is already in high form Klopp, he said: "We have to play our best game Everyone in the stadium must be in absolute top shape The guys who sell the hot dogs must be in top form." * Privacy The signs for the Klopp Elf seem dazzling: Klopp is Guardiola's personal opponent, his Liverpool team is bursting with confidence and last-minute luck and has been unbeaten in all season since 28 league games. The last defeat came on January 3 at the 1: 2 in the game at Man City – and even then lacked Liverpool only millimeters to a possible draw or more. At Anfield, Liverpool have been unbeaten in the Premier League since 23 April 2017. Liverpool's last home defeat against Man City has been even longer, dating back to May 2003. And not only that, but a 93rd-minute goal is City's only victory in Liverpool in the past 38 years Big game as the crowning finale of the game day is on Saturday (from 18.30 clock in n-tv.de-Liveticker) first the pursuit duel between the surprise third party Leicester City and the dauerkriselnden Fifth FC Arsenal in the spotlight. Especially at the London club there was last after the deposition of Captain Granit Xhaka a lot of vortex. And if City loses in Liverpool, Leicester would pass the championship with a win in the table. This also applies to Chelsea, who will meet Crystal Palace at 1.30 pm. * Data protection Italy A head-to-head race at the top of the table between the championship holders Juventus Turin and Inter Milan offers the Italian Serie A so far. Inter can play in the home match against Hellas Verona this Saturday (from 6 pm on n-tv. de-Liveticker) and also fast reparation for the historic Champions League capitulation at Borussia Dortmund operate. Verona recently caused unsportsmanlike headlines after Brescia striker Mario Balotelli had been racially insulted last weekend by Hellas fans. Only on Sunday from 20.45 clock Juventus is required, in the classic against the albeit crashed into mediocre AC Milan. The appearance of runner-up SSC Napoli against FC Genoa should also be of great interest after the players have boycotted a training camp arranged by SSC President Aurelio De Laurentiis. With 18 points and already three defeats in the season after eleven matchdays, the team of coach Carlo Ancelotti lags far behind the top duo and their own claims. Until recently, the Bundesliga was the most exciting top league in Europe, as only two points between the league leaders and the table nine, this title is now due to the Primera Division. Sensationally puny five points are in Spain before the 13th Round between the leaders FC Barcelona and Valencia CF, the table-13. The new Spanish high tension is also due to the fact that the top clubs FC Barcelona and Real Madrid have completed by the postponed Clásico a game less than the competition. But it lies, as in the Bundesliga, also at the weakness of the top clubs. Most recently, Barcelona conceded three goals in the league within seven minutes – and lost. (Photo: imago images / Agencia EFE) League leaders FC Barcelona have recently suffered a flash defeat at UD Levante and thus their third defeat of the season in eleventh league match, but remained due to the better goal difference before the matchday still first before the tied arch rival Real Madrid, before Real San Sebastian on Friday took advantage of two more games and passed by for the time being. One point behind Real and Barcelona in one more game is Atlético Madrid, which has been unbeaten in eight league games but only managed to win two of these games. The good news for the big three (and bad news for fans of tension): Real and Atlético's supposedly simple duties: Real Madrid will be hosting SD Eibar this Saturday (from 6pm), Barça will welcome Celta Vigo (9pm) and Atlético Madrid will face Espanyol Barcelona on Sunday (kick-off 4pm, all games at n tv.de-Liveticker) .FranceAfter the early qualification for the Champions League knockout round, waiting for Paris Saint-Germain with the supposed Bayern-Wunschtrainer Thomas Tuchel in the league the away task at Stade Brest, kick-off is at 17.30 clock. Despite a recent stumbling block against relegation candidate Dijon FCO, PSG still has a comfortable lead over sensational second-placed SCO Angers, starting at 20:00 at Stade Reims. Excitement promises the meeting of the two old rivals Olympique Marseille and Olympique Lyon on Sunday at 21 clock. So far, both clubs have only been able to convince in the league so far and could start with a win once again this season – and you can be part of the n-tv.de live ticker.