Basel host Arsenal in Group A of the UEFA Champions League at St. Jakob-Park this evening.
A 2-2 matchday five draw with Paris Saint-Germain took the destination of Group A out of Arsenal hands. Already through to the last 16 and now away to Basel, they have to better Paris’ result to finish as group winners.
The Swiss side are out of the UEFA Champions League but still harbour hopes of qualifying for the UEFA Europa League; to do that they must better the result of Ludogorets, who play in France.
On matchday two, an early pair of Theo Walcott goals gave the Gunners a 2-0 victory in the home game with Basel. It maintained their perfect record against Swiss opponents: five games, five wins.
Coverage starts at 7.00pm on BT Sport 2 with live streaming on BTSport.com and via the BT Sport App.
BT Sport will also air Celtic’s visit to Manchester City on BT Sport 3 this evening. Coverage starts at 7pm. Kick-off 7.45pm.
Manchester United face Southampton in the English Football League Cup Final this afternoon. The match takes place at Wembley Stadium, as the first major silverware of the season is awarded. This is only Saints’ second-ever appearance in the final of this competition, and their first since a 3-2 defeat to Nottingham Forest back in 1979. United last made the final… Read more
The running order for this week’s edition of Match of the Day is as follows: 1. Chelsea v Swansea City; 2. Everton v Sunderland; 3. West Bromwich Albion v Bournemouth. 4. Crystal Palace v Middlesbrough; 5. Hull City v Burnley; 6. Watford v West Ham United. Gary Lineker will be live on BBC One and BBC One HD from 10.30pm… Read more
Six Nations 2017 continues this weekend as the third round of fixtures take place. The three matches will be shown on the BBC and ITV with Italy’s visit to England on Sunday afternoon airing on ITV. But the weekend’s action gets underway with Scotland v Wales on Saturday afternoon. Vern Cotter’s Scots will be hoping to end their dismal run… Read more
Three Premier League games will be broadcast on live TV this weekend including Liverpool’s visit to Leicester City on the Monday Night Football. But it’s the London derby between Watford and West Ham United which kicks-off the weekend’s television action – live on BT Sport – on Saturday evening. Walter Mazzarri’s Hornets were 4-2 winners when the sides met earlier… Read more
BT Sport will broadcast four games from UEFA Champions League 2016/17 this week as the last-16 first legs take place. Manchester City host Monaco on BT Sport 2 on Tuesday evening. City face a Monaco side that have already won on English soil this term, defeating Tottenham at Wembley. Coverage starts at 7.00pm. Bayer Leverkusen host Atletico Madrid at the… Read more
The fifth round of FA Cup 2016/17 takes place this weekend with live TV coverage on the BBC and BT Sport. The action gets underway on Saturday afternoon as non-league Lincoln City travel to Turf Moor to face Premier League side Burnley. Their last encounter was a 1-1 draw in the third tier in 1999. Three of the last four… Read more
The running order for this week’s edition of Match of the Day is as follows: 1. Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur; 2. Sunderland v Southampton; 3. Arsenal v Hull City; 4. Manchester United v Watford; 5. West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion; 6. Stoke City v Crystal Palace; 7. Middlesbrough v Everton. Gary Lineker will be live on BBC One… Read more
The BBC will broadcast the Six Nations clash between Wales and England this evening, as the fierce rivals face each other at the Principality Stadium. England have gradually asserted some authority over Wales in recent meetings, winning four of the last five clashes. Their only defeat in that time being in the World Cup pool match at Twickenham, when Wales… Read more
Ireland’s visit to Italy this afternoon kicks-off another weekend of Six Nations action. The match, staged at Stadio Olimpico in Rome, is the first of three matches to take place, and will be shown live on ITV. Ireland start as favourites against the Azzurri and have only lost one Six Nations to the Italians, which occurred in 2013 at this… Read more
The BBC will broadcast the FA Cup fourth-round replay between Leicester City and Derby County this evening. It’ll take place at King Power Stadium, with the winners looking to progress to a last-16 tie away to Millwall. The original fixture ended in a 2-2 draw, which saw an astonishing own goal from Darren Bent gift the lead to The Foxes… Read more