A heavyweight contest takes place in the Greek Super League on Sunday, as Panathinaikos and PAOK go head to head at Apostolos Nikolaidis Stadium.
Panathinaikos have had a superb start to the season, having beaten PAS Giannina 1-0, Panaitolikos 5-0 and Villarreal 2-0 before a narrow 2-1 loss to AEK Athens. The home side managed to win their last outing against Asteras Tripolis by a 4-1 scoreline thanks to goals by Willian Arao, Benjamin Verbic and Fotis Ioannidis (2).
PAOK are on a three-game winning streak following their shock 1-0 loss to OFI and 0-0 draw with Aris, having beaten HJK 3-2, PAS Giannina 3-1 and bottom of bottom-of-the-table Volos NFC 3-0 with ex-Aston-Villa-striker Mbwana Samatta getting on the scoresheet in the latter mentioned match.
Turkish Super Lig leaders Fenerbahce will be looking to maintain their perfect start to the campaign when they take on fourth-place Rizespor.
Fenerbahce managed to thrash Istanbul Basaksehir 4-0 last time out after beating Alanyaspor 1-0, Antalyaspor 3-2 and Ankaragucu 1-0. Ismail Kartal’s side even managed to get off to a good start in the Europa Conference League, as they comfortably beat Nordsjaelland 3-1 via goals from Miguel Crespo, Michy Batshuayi and Serdar Aziz.
Rizespor will be no pushovers though, as they are unbeaten in their last five matches, having drawn 0-0 and 1-1 with Alanyaspor and Sivasspor on either side of 3-2, 1-0 and 2-1 victories over Trabzonspor, Fatih Karagumruk and Konyaspor.
A top-of-the-table clash takes place on Sunday in Ligue 1, as second-place Nice faces off against first-place Brest.
Nice have won all of their last three matches since drawing 1-1 and 0-0 with Lorient and Lyon, having beaten Strasbourg 2-0, Paris Saint-Germain 3-2 and AS Monaco 1-0.
On the other hand, Brest have won their last two matches by 1-0 and 2-1 scorelines against Lyon and Reims. In the run-up to these games, they had drawn 0-0 with Rennes and lost 2-0 to Marseille after earning a narrow 2-1 win away to Le Havre.
Blackburn host Leicester City at Ewood Park in the Championship’s only Sunday kick-off.
Rovers managed to beat Cardiff City 5-2 last time out in the League Cup, but, Jon Dahl Tomasson’s men have only won one of their last four league matches, beating Middlesbrough 2-1 on 16th September, however, they have suffered 3-0, 3-1 and 4-3 losses to Plymouth, Sunderland and Ipswich Town.
Leicester were beaten 3-1 by Liverpool in the League Cup on Wednesday, however, Enzo Maresca’s side have won their last three Championship matches, beating Bristol City 1-0, Norwich City 2-0 and Southampton 4-1.
The final tip on this list comes from the Norwegian Eliteserien where Bodo/Glimt faces Stromgodset.
Kjetil Knutsen’s men managed to beat Valarenga 4-2 last time out after drawing four games in a row against Lugano 0-0, Rosenborg 1-1, HamKam 4-4 and Sepsi 2-2.
Meanwhile, Stromgodset have won two of their last five matches, beating Sarpsborg 08 and Stabaek 2-1 on either side of a 2-1 defeat against Lillestrom. Since then, they have been beaten 2-0 away at Sandefjord and were held to a 1-1 draw at home to Molde.
Here we take a look at football accumulator tips for Wednesday's action, with this one being a 17/1 shot chosen by our teams at FootyAccumulators. This accumulator is a seven-fold ...