Liverpool v Man City, November 9Pep Guardiola’s back-to-back Premier League champions renew their rivalry with Jurgen Klopp’s European champions in their first meeting since landing their latest respective silverware. The Reds won both league matches 2-1 last season and have 10 wins and only one defeat in their last 15 meetings in all competitions. Arsenal v Chelsea, December 28Chelsea’s players savour their Europa League final win against Arsenal (Steven Paston/PA)Chelsea secured a comprehensive 4-1 victory against Arsenal in this summer’s other all-English European final to lift the Europa League trophy for a second time. Champions League qualification is a minimum requirement for both clubs, who each won their respective home game in this fixture last season. Villa spent three seasons in the second tier after finishing rock-bottom of the Premier League, with just 17 points, at the end of 2015-16, but lifelong fan Smith guided them back after just over seven months in charge.
Source: Irish Independent June 13, 2019 08:03 UTC