Brighton & Hove Albion host Brentford at the Amex Stadium on Wednesday in a meeting of eighth and 11th place in the Premier League.
Roberto De Zerbi’s men were unbeaten in their last four matches prior to their 3-2 loss at Chelsea, having beaten AEK Athens and Ajax by 1-0 and 2-0 scorelines in the UEFA Europa League on top of a 3-2 away win at Nottingham Forest and a 1-1 draw with Sheffield United.
Brentford are also in solid form, having beaten Chelsea 2-0 and West Ham United 3-2 before suffering 3-0 and 1-0 losses against Liverpool and Arsenal prior to their 3-1 victory at home to Luton Town thanks to goals by Neal Maupay, Ben Mee and Shandon Baptiste.
In Ligue 1, ninth-place Marseille takes on bottom-of-the-table Lyon at the Orange Velodrome.
Les Blues have lost just one of their last five matches, doing so by a 1-0 scoreline at Lens on 12th November after earning a 2-0 away win at AEK Athens. Since then, Marseille have drawn 1-1 with Strasbourg and beaten Ajax 4-3 and Rennes 2-0 with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scoring four goals in his last two games.
Lyon have won just one league match so far this season of which this came on 12th November via a 1-0 scoreline away at Rennes as Irish defender Jake O’Brien. Before that game, Lyon had lost 2-1 at home to Clermont Foot and drawn 1-1 with Metz while since then, they have lost 2-0 to Lille and 3-2 at Lens.
Aston Villa and Manchester City go head to head in what should be a fascinating Premier League match-up at Villa Park on Wednesday night.
Unai Emery’s men are just one point behind City in fourth place and are unbeaten in their last five matches, having beaten AZ Alkmaar, Tottenham and Legia Warsaw by 2-1 scorelines, while also earning a 3-1 victory at home to Fulham. Last time out, the Villans rescued a 2-2 draw at Bournemouth thanks to a stoppage-time equaliser from Ollie Watkins.
City have drawn all of their last three Premier League matches, doing so by 4-4, 1-1 and 3-3 scorelines with Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur. Pep Guardiola’s men have been faultless in Europe of late though, beating Young Boys 3-0 and RB Leipzig 3-2.
Hearts and Rangers face off at Tynecastle in a game that Rangers simply must-win in order to avoid their eight-point deficit to Celtic from extending.
Steven Naismith’s men are in good form of late, having beaten Livington 1-0, Motherwell 2-1, St. Johnstone 1-0 and Kilmarnock 1-0 in their last four Scottish Premiership outings, however, their last defeat in general did come via a 3-1 scoreline to the Gers in the League Cup on 5th November.
Rangers are unbeaten in their last five, as prior to their 2-0 home win over St. Mirren, Pascal Jannsen’s side had drawn 1-1 in back-to-back matches with Aris Limassol and Aberdeen. In the run-up to the aforementioned results, the Gers had beaten Livingston 2-0 and Sparta Praha 2-1.
The final game on this Smart Acca comes from the DFB Pokal as Stuttgart goes up against Borussia Dortmund at the MHP Arena.
Stuttgart managed to beat Union Berlin 1-0 in the last round thanks to a goal from Deniz Undav. Since then, they have been beaten 2-0 by Heidenheim before earning 2-1 victories over both Borussia Dortmund and Eintracht Frankfurt, as well as Werder Bremen 2-0.
Dortmund managed to qualify for the Champions League’s knockout stages via 2-0 and 3-1 victories over Newcastle United and AC Milan while in the league, they were beaten 2-1 by Stuttgart prior to earning a 4-2 home win over Borussia Monchengladbach and drawing 1-1 away at Bayer Leverkusen.
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