Mon 13 Aug by Mark Gleeson
SOCCER PRO’S TOP SHOTS
Tuesday 14 August S6 V2 P1 AJAX AMSTERDAM v Standard Liege:
Ajax let a 2-0 lead slip in the first leg of this UEFA Champions League tie, drawing 2-2 away in Liege last week but are yet to lose in three previous games against the Belgians with one win and two draws. The aggregate winner will move one step closer to the group phase
Tuesday 14 August S6 V2 P2 Yeovil Town v ASTON VILLA:
Yeovil from League Two host Championship club Villa in the first round of the League Cup. This is the first meeting between these two clubs. At the weekend, Villa came from behind to win at home to Wigan in the dying seconds while Yeovil drew 2-2 at home with Mansfield.
Tuesday 14 August S6 V3 P1 LEEDS UNITED v Bolton:
Leeds have won the last four meetings between the two clubs and are unbeaten in the last seven games between the pair. Under new coach Marcelo Bielsa, Leeds have made a rollocking start to the season while Bolton drew at home on Saturday.
Wednesday 15 August S6 V1 P2 CRUZEIRO v Santos:
Cruzeiro already have one foot in the Copa do Brasil semi-finals after winning 1-0 away at Santos in the first leg of this quarter-final tie.
Thursday 16 August S6 V2 P1 Rosenborg v Cork City:
Both clubs have dropped down into the UEFA Europa League after being eliminated from the Champions League. The Norwegian champions beat their Irish counterparts 2-0 away in last Thursday’s first leg.
PRO’S Soccer 6
Thursday 15 August S6 V2 P1
R12 M1 = 1,2; M2 = 3; M3 = 3; M4 = 3; M5 = 1; M6 = 1