After a brief international break, club football is back on the menu this weekend. Using data and insights from our analytics platform, xvalue.ai, we have picked out three massive matches to watch out for.
DTWE Preview | 1: Pressing Matters For Arsenal and Manchester United, Lyon In For a Long Night & More
In addition to our weekend review columns that go out every Monday, we will also start previewing some big fixtures every Friday as we now have a vague idea of what to expect from most teams. Using data and insights from our analytics platform, xvalue.ai, we have picked out some key details in three big games this weekend.
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