Football 13/8/2021


Football 13/8/2021. The Premier League returns today. There are also games in Scotland, La Liga, Bundesliga and elsewhere.

Football 13/8/2021 - Brentford v Arsenal
Brentford v Arsenal
Football 13/8/2021 - Brentford v Arsenal Detailed
Brentford v Arsenal Detailed

Football 13/8/2021 – Brentford v Arsenal

  • Thomas Frank has confirmed star striker Ivan Toney will start against Arsenal after a mini-injury scare.
  • However, Josh Dasilva is a long-term absentee and Mathias Jensen won’t be risked after missing all of pre-season.
  • New signing Kris Ajer got his first outing for Brentford in their final pre-season game against Valencia and Frank went with a back three. Christian Nørgaard could move into midfield with Ajer now an option for defence.
  • Frank Oneya scored against Valencia last time out and Brentford’s new midfielder will be desperate to get a full debut on Friday night.
  • David Raya Martin was linked with Arsenal at the start of the year but will now get to play against the Gunners in the Premier League.
  • Big money signing Ben White will go straight into the team for his Arsenal debut on Friday night.
  • With Gabriel unavailable and Rob Holding a fitness concern, Pablo Mari could partner White against Brentford.
  • Thomas Partey has an ankle injury and is out for roughly three weeks.
  • New signing Albert Sambi Lokonga will hope to deputise as a result but Mohamed Elneny is also an option in midfield.
  • Bukayo Saka only returned to Arsenal training at the start of the week so may only make the bench for their opener.
  • Alexandre Lacazette is free to leave Arsenal this summer but may actually start their first game of the season if Saka is not ready.

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Football 13/8/2021 - Rangers v Dunfermline
Rangers v Dunfermline
Football 13/8/2021 - Rangers v Dunfermline Detailed
Rangers v Dunfermline Detailed
Football 13/8/2021 - Valencia v Getafe
Valencia v Getafe
Football 13/8/2021 - Valencia v Getafe
Valencia v Getafe

Football 13/8/2021 – Valencia v Getafe

  • In the absence of Jaume Domenech an Jasper Cillisen, who are both doubts, Valencia will have to make do with 20-year-old Giorgi Mamardashvili, who was signed to play for the B team, in goal.
  • Star midfielder Carlos Soler is a doubt for this one having only returned to Valencia in recent days following his trip to the Tokyo Olympics with Spain, where he won a gold medal.
  • Manu Vallejo and Goncalo Guedes are likely to start in the front line with usual starter Maxi Gomez a doubt due to a late return following Copa América.
  • Vitolo, who signed on loan from Atletico Madrid this summer, it a doubt for this one with an undisclosed injury.
  • Marc Cucurella may be thrust straight into action following his Olympics involvement with Spain due to that injury.
  • Meanwhile, Erick Cabaco could be set for a start at centre-back over new signing Stefan Mitrovic in what is one of the big dilemmas for Michel heading into this one.
  Football 13/8/2021 - Borussia M.Gladbach v Bayern Munich
Borussia M.Gladbach v Bayern Munich
Football 13/8/2021 -Borussia M.Gladbach v Bayern Munich
Borussia M.Gladbach v Bayern Munich
  • 18-year-old Luca Netz has joined from Hertha BSC to bolster defensive options.
  • Ramy Bensebaini has a thigh injury, while Mamadou Doucouré has an Achilles injury.
  • Manu Koné has a knee injury, while Denis Zakaria and Breel Embolo have just returned to training.
  • Omar Richards has joined from Championship club Reading, while Dayot Upamecano will link up with Julian Nagelsmann again.
  • French World Cup winners Lucas Hernandez, Kingsley Coman Corentin Tolisso are struggling to make the opener with various aches and pains.
  • Benjamin Pavard is ruled out with a knee injury, with Bouna Sarr to start at right-back on Friday. Marco Roca is struggling with an ankle problem.
FC Lorient v Monaco
FC Lorient v Monaco
FC Lorient v Monaco
FC Lorient v Monaco

Other Games


12:00am FRI USA/MEX LEAGUES CUP – Orlando v Santos Laguna
Canada – TSN Digital

Caribbean – Flow Sports
USA – Fox Soccer Plus

2:00am CANADIAN PREMIER LEAGUE – Edmonton v Valour
Canada – OneSoccer
USA – Fox Sports 2

3:00am CONCACAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE – Club America v Philadelphia
Caribbean – Flow Sports
USA – Fox Sports 1

5:30pm BUNDESLIGA 2 – St Pauli v Hamburg
Caribbean – Flow Sports

6:30pm TURKISH SUPER LIG – Besiktas v Rizespor
South Africa – ESPN Africa

7:00pm LALIGA SMARTBANK – Huesca v Eibar
UK – LiveScore
Canada – TSN Digital

7:45pm IRISH PREMIER DIVISION – St Patrick’s v Waterford
International – LoI TV

7:45pm BELGIAN FIRST DIVISION A – Charleroi v Antwerp
Canada – DAZN

9:00pm LALIGA SMARTBANK – Real Zaragoza v Ibiza
UK – LiveScore

11:00pm ARGENTINE PRIMERA DIVISION – Colon v Gimnasia
USA – Paramount+

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