The Champions League returns this week, and this is the time of year the debate about who is the best really heats up. It certainly was an eventful weekend in England as United keep the pressure on City. Oh and by the way there is a new #1 team as Real takes over the top spot from Barcelona. Even many of the upcoming Europa League match-ups should be worth watching.
Just Missed: Dortmund, Montpellier, Zenit St. Petersburg, Valencia, Borussia Monchengladbach
After a Ligue 1 tie PSG is in jeopardy of falling from the top ten, as a lot of clubs are making a case for the top 10. The eyes of France will be focused on their big match against second place Montpellier on Sunday. (8-4)
Spurs are one of the most inform sides in Europe at the moment. Their chances of making a case for the Premier League will hang in the balance in the coming weeks as Arsenal and United loom on the horizon.(nr)
8. AC Milan
It was a big win for Milan over Udinese. Stephan El Shaarawy is turning into the hottest prospect in Europe. The focus now shifts to the Arsenal match as Boateng, Pato and Nesta could all be back from injuries. (9-18)
Juventus had yet another Serie A match postponed do to weather, and that is probably good news for their opponents. Even though we give little weight to domestic cup matches, their mid-week Coppa win over Milan at the San Siro was impressive. (3-13)
After a nine week run in the top spot, Real jump Barcelona to take over at number one. Barca left us no choice but to drop them from the top spot after falling 10pts behind Madrid in La Liga. (1-23)
Match of the Upcoming Week: 2/15 – AC Milan v. Arsenal
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