His 29 Goals in first 26 Games of the season, with 17 in La Liga, 6 in UCL, 3 in Supercopa, 1 in Euro SC, 2 in CWC
The main worry of Barcelona in La Liga 2011-12 season is their performance in away Games. They got only 17 points from a possible 33 on their travels. Lack of goal scoring players due to injury is the main concern for the coach Pepe Guardiola. Fitness of key playmaker Xavi is also creating lots of gap in the midfield. More no of players were allowing to feature in Barca’s games this season than in previous campaigns. The coach Pepe Guardiola called it “the random factor”. On the other hand Real Madrid going in good pace to clinch the La Liga title after 3 years. They are currently 10 points ahead of Barcelona with 16 league games to go. Cristiano Ronaldo leading the goal scorers tally with 27 goals. Barcelona lost their last league match against Osasuna by 3-2. But Tuesday’s 3-1 victory against the German side Bayer Leverkusen in Champions League away game will boost their confidence. The form of forward Alexis Sanchez is the bright sight for the Barcelona side. Chilean Sanchez, bought from Udinese for some 40 million euros ($52.5 million) in the close season, who netted twice against the German side Tuesday already scored 8 goals in La Liga.
Smackdown Elimination Chamber Match
Current World HeavyWeight Champion Daniel Bryan will defend his title against five other superstars in a Elimination chamber match. The challengers are The Great Khali , “The World’s Largest Athlete” The big Show, Wade Barrett, current WWE Intercontinental Champion Cody Rodhes and Santino Marella, replacing “The Viper” Randy Orton, was forced to pull out of the match because of an injury.
RAW Elimination Chamber Match
CM Punk “The Best in the World” The current WWE Champion will defend his WWE Championship in a six man Elimination chamber match. His challengers are R Truth, “The Awesome One” The Miz, “The Showoff” Dolph Ziggler, Kofi Kingston and “Y2J” Chris Jericho.
John Cena Vs Kane
John Cena will face the Red Machine Kane in an Ambulance Match at Elimination Chamber Pay Per View. Will Cena fully embrace by hate at the end of the match or he will step out with his word “Rise Above Hate”….
Arsenal: Szczesny, Sagna, Vermaelen, Koscielny, Gibbs, Song, Arteta, Ramsey, Rosicky, Walcott, Van Persie.
Subs: Fabianski, Djourou, Coquelin, Arshavin, Benayoun, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Henry.
AC Milan: Abbiati, Mexes, Abate, Thiago silva, Antonini, Van Bommel, Seedorf, Nocerino, Boateng, Ibrahimovic, Robinho.
Subs: Amelia, Nesta, Bonera, Ambrosini, Emanuelson, Pato, El Shaarawy
Arsenal will travel to San Siro to face Italian giants AC Milan for the 1st leg of Champions league hoping to get some points out of the match, so that they have the advantage before the home game on 6th March. ALthough Arsenal will be without the German defender Per Mertesacker, but can be boosted by the return of Kieran Gibbs who hasbeen sidelined since october due to his injury. It will be the final match of Striker Thierry Henry of his loan spell before returning to New York Red Bulls. As he is in nice touch and high in confidence after scoring the winner against Sunderland, so he may start the match along with Van Persie. For AC Milan Alessandro Nesta, Pato and Kevin-Prince Boateng have returned to training and could start and Striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is back from a domestic ban and will look to take the home advantage.
The Arsenal squad for the AC Milan game at the San Siro on today is as follows:
Robin van Persie
Barcelona will travel to face Osasuna and will be looking to take 3 points out of the match to keep the title race hope. Whereas Real Madrid have their match against Levante at home and have a good chance to keep 7 points lead over Barcelona. Barcelona will be boosted by the win against valencia to set up a King’s Cup final against Athletic Bilbao . On the other phase, Sevilla traditionally expect to be challenging for European honours and it has fallen to former Real Madrid player Michel to get their faltering campaign for a European spot next season back on track. The Struggling Sevilla side will be looking to back on wining track under the new apointed coach…..
Man Utd currently standing on 2nd position will be looking to grab the chance of becoming the leader of the EPL as Man City have their match against Aston Villa on 12th Feb.
Liverpool forward Luis Suarez could start for the first time since returning from his ban for racially abusing Patrice Evra. It will be exciting to see how the Red devil’s fan welcome Suarez. United have lost only 2 of their last 15 home games and Liverpool have suffered only 3 defeats in their last 15 games in all competition. So the game will be very tough for both the teams…
Fulham Vs Stoke
Two inconsistence teams will be facing each other at Craven Cottage, where Fulham won only 1 match in their last 3 matches and Stoke lost all their last 3 matches. All eyes will be on inform player Dempsey…..
sunderland vs arsenal
Arsenal will travel to face inform Sunderland side to keep fighting for the 4th position. The Black cats have taken 22 points of their last possible 30 points and are top of the form at the moment. The form of Sessegnon right now is terrific. He will be the man for the black cats to watch out. Whereas Arsenal beat Blackburn by a big margin (7-1) in last weak, Robin van Persie Scored hatrick in that match and leading the goal scorers tally with 20 league goals..
Tottenham vs Newcastle utd
Tottenham standing on 3rd position will face the 5th placed Newcastle side. Rafael van der Vaart has been ruled out against Newcastle, suffering from calf injury which kept him out against Liverpool last weak. Newcastle miss striker Leon Best and utility man Ryan Taylor for the visit to Tottenham .
Man city vs Aston Villa
The Leader will travel to face Aston villa with 2 points ahead of rivals Man Utd. Aston Villa side will be hoping for the return of Striker Gabriel Agbonlahor, winger Marc Albrighton and central defender James Collins. While Striker Robbie Keane will make his final home appearance before returning to the Los Angeles Galaxy. Manchester City captain and defender Vincent Company should return for the match on Sunday. Mario Balotelli will be missing for the match to complete his 4 match Suspension.