Good morning and welcome to my daily sports updates.Tap on the follow link on the top right corner if you haven't done so to receive more news.Welcome Kenyan striker who plys his trade with Scottish Premiership side St Mirren has stated that he would like to represent Kenya national team Harambee Stars in international matches.
Inverness vs Arbroath Home team has only suffered one defeat from their last ten matches and tonight are their for first leg of Scotland premiership relegation semi finals with both sides hoping to secure a chance to finals,Both teams are dreaming of a place in the Scottish Premiership, with the winner of the tie set to face the team that finishes in the relegation playoff spot in the top flight,home team looks much better than their visitors based on their last five meetings with the host picking three wins and a draw,based on that record,home team are much likely to win the match tonight.
Dundee United vs AZ Alkmaar. Dundee United get their first taste of European competition this season in this semi-final stage of the Europa Conference League qualification matches. At least they got some action in the Scottish Premiership where they drew their opening game 1-1 against Kilmarnock. Dundee United have managed only one win in their last 5 games.
DUNDEE UNITED VS CELTIC. The Championship Round of the Scottish Premiership pits together Dundee United and another big opponent in the form of Celtic. The home side were handed a comfortable defeat by Rangers in the last game by two goals to nil. With Celtic bringing in a similar kind of energy to Tannadice Park on Wednesday, we might see Dundee United falling out of the Conference League qualification zone too.
1.Inverness vs Arbroath. Both teams are dreaming of a place in the Scottish Premiership,with the winner of the tie set to face the team that finishes in the relegation playoff spot in the top flight.With their dreams of promotion still alive, Tonight's hosts will be aiming for a fifth consecutive victory as they bid to take a lead into the away leg.
RANGERS V LEIPZIG Rangers drew against Celtic at Celtic Park in their last game. The scoreline in this Scottish Premiership match was 1-1, with Rangers having five shots on target and 49% of possession. RB Leipzig lost 3-1 against Borussia Monchengladbach in their previous match, registering six shots on target.
CREVENA ZVEZDA VS RANGERS. Crvena Zvezda are 2nd on the Serbian Super Liga table with 72 points from 27 played matches. They lost only one of the last eight matches in all competitions. In the previous match, Crvena Zvezda won 2-1 on the road against Metalac.
Wolfsburg vs FC Koln The hosts have been shambolic in every aspect of the games over the past few weeks. However I do hope with the quality of players they have at their disposal, they should put up a tough fight on Tuesday. To add to that the Koln is winless in the league away from home.
DINDEE VS CELTIC. Dundee aren’t quite yet finished in the Scottish Premiership as they continue to fight for a place in the top-half and that fighting spirit shone through in a recent 1-1 home draw with Celtic’s mortal enemies Rangers. While that game wasn’t the most recent, it is perhaps the most relevant one to compare with as no other side in Scotland can compare with the calibre of Celtic and Rangers, evidenced by the fact that the two are at least 20 points ahead of the rest of the table.
1. AC Milan vs Spezia - These teams have met 4 times in which AC Milan won 1-2, Spezia won 2-0, AC Milan won 3-0 and 3-1. AC Milan won their last 4 meetings. AC Milan is likely to win this Serie A round 22 match.
HIBERNIAN V HEARTS Hibernian lost their last match 3-2 against Livingston in the Scottish Premiership. They had 67% possession and five shots on target in this match. They also had four corners at Easter Road Stadium, with Demetri Mitchell and Chris Cadden on the scoresheet. Hearts had five shots on target in their last game, beating Motherwell 2-0 at Tynecastle Park.
CELTIC VS HIBERNIAN. The 21st round of the Scottish Premiership league competition will witness an interesting game between the home team Celtic and the visiting side Hibernian at the majestic, state of the art and historically significant Celtic Park Football Stadium located in Glasgow, Scotland on 17 January 2021, Monday.
ST MIRREN V MOTHERWELL St Mirren won 1-0 in their previous match when facing Aberdeen in Scottish Premiership. They had one shots on target at The SMISA Stadium and recorded 32% possession. Connor Ronan scored and they were awarded four corners. Motherwell had two shots on target in their last game, losing to Hearts 2-0 at Tynecastle Park.
DUNDEE V ST MIRREN Dundee FC lost their last match 4-0 against Livingston in the Scottish Premiership. They had 54% possession and one shots on target in this match. They also had five corners at Kilmac Stadium at Dens Park. Hibernian´s last Scottish Premiership clash was against Celtic and the game finished in a 0-0 draw at Easter Road Stadium.
Hibernian - Aberdeen Matchday 19 of the Scottish Premiership sees Aberdeen travel to Easter Road to take on Hibernian as the two sides find themselves battling it out for the sixth and final championship playoff position. Aberdeen sit sixth in the table with seven victories, three draws and eight defeats giving them 24 points and a slim one point lead over the hosts.
In just a few short hours, the January transfer window will open for some of the biggest clubs in Europe. The opportunity to trade players and find the missing pieces of the never-ending puzzle that is professional football will begin in earnest for EPL, Scottish Premiership, and Ligue 1 clubs tonight, while La Liga and Serie A involvement will commence on January 3.
☰ Man Utd's Amad Diallo joins Rangers on loan Manchester United forward Amad Diallo has joined Scottish Premiership side Rangers on loan until the end of the season, the two clubs said on Thursday. The 19-year-old, capped three times by Ivory Coast, joined United in January last year from Serie A club Atalanta, where he made his professional debut.
ABERDEEN V CELTIC Aberdeen lost 2-1 in their previous match against Livingston. They managed to have 71% possession in this game, with Christian Ramirez on the scoresheet in this Scottish Premiership match at Tony Macaroni Arena. Celtic played Motherwell in their last match and this was an away game at Fir Park.
Finally deal set to be completed for Nathan Patterson who is a Scottish qualified footballer. He plays as a right back for the Scottish Premiership club Rangers and the Scotland national team. He is set to join Everton this January from Rangers club. Other trending sport news is that Erling Haaland is not leaving in January, despite some rumors.
CELTIC VS RANGERS. Here we have the 427th edition of one of the worlds most famed derby games, Glasgows ‘Old Firm’, yet this time, this could potentially be an early title decider as long as either side can continue their winning form against the rest of the division.