BAYERN MUNICH vs                   OLYMPIACOS Allianz Arena, Munich Tuesday 24nd November, 1:15 IST *** Bayern Munich host Olympiakos in the Champions League on Tuesday in a game that could decide the fates of the teams in Group-F. The winner of the tie will progress to the knockout stages as group winners and the other team will need to wait until the last matchday to secure qualification. However, both teams will progress with a draw, eliminating Arsenal and Dinamo Zagreb in the process. Team News and Tactics Bayern Munich Although far from their best, Bayern managed a 3-1 away victory over Schalke on Saturday with David Alaba, Javi Martinez and Thomas Müller all scoring. The game was a drab one by Bayern standards and will quickly be forgotten. Ahead of the crucial tie Champions League, Bayern are in imperious home form and have scored at least 4 goals in their last 6 home games, […]

Reports in Italy are linking Liverpool’s Mario Balotelli with a loan move to Olympiacos. Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli is being linked with a move away from the club this month, with Greek side Olympiacos interested. The striker has yet to score a Premier League goal and even manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted his style is not a great fit with his own philosophy. Italian website TMW report Greek champions Olympiacos are keen to sign Balotelli on loan, and are preparing an offer. The deal would include €2.5 million up front to help tempt Liverpool to sanction the move. The Italian international only joined the English side from AC Milan in the summer, but has struggled to make an impact since a €20m move from Milan. Reports claim that the Greek champions are considering a move for the striker, with a six-month loan deal being mooted. It is believed that Liverpool would not be willing to sell Balotelli, but may accept […]