SOCCER 10 POOL OF THE DAY
Friday 17 September
Both Newcastle United and Leeds United were handed heavy defeats last weekend and will be chomping at the bit to find some winning form when they clash in the Premier League at St James Park tonight. More details at www.soccer6.co.za
M1 Aalborg vs Odense: Aalborg have won three of their last four games and sit third in the Danish standings. Odense are unbeaten in their past five games with two victories following three successive victories.
M2 Sparta Rotterdam vs NEC Nijmegen: Sparta got their first win of the season when they beat Fortuna Sittard at the weekend. After s 5-0 defat on opening day, NEC have bounced back with two wins and a draw.
M3 Hertha Berlin vs Greuther Furth: Early season basement battle in the Bundesliga where newly promoted Greuther Furth have one point from four games while Hertha’s Sunday win at Bochum handed them their first victory of the season.
M4 Cercle Brugge vs AS Eupen: Cercle’s 4-2 away win at Zulte Waregem last weekend ended a run of three successive Belgian league defeats. Eupen have lost two in a row but sit in sixth place.
M5 Sassuolo vs Torino: Sassuolo have won only one of 12 previous home games against Torino, with seven draws and four defeats.
M6 Brusque vs Vitoria Baia: Brusque have not won in their last nine matches and slipped in the Brazilian second division table but are still four points above Vitoria, who sit just inside the relegation zone with only four victories in 23 matches.
M7 Celta Vigo vs Cadiz: Celta Vigo conceded five goals to Real Madrid on Sunday and have only one point from their first four LaLiga games of the new season. Cadiz drew their opening two games of the season but have lost twice since.
M8 Newcastle United vs Leeds United: Both clubs lost by a three-goal margin last weekend. Leeds scored seven goals against Newcastle last season.
M9 Racing Strasbourg vs FC Metz: The Alsactian derby in Ligue 1which last season saw Strasbourg win 2-1 away at Metz but held 2-2 at home. Metz have yet to win a game this season.
M10 Portimonense vs Santa Clara: Santa Clara are unbeaten in their previous six meetings with Portimonense, including winning both home and away last season.
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