Those who set the pace in the Premier League, Manchester City, against the surprise team of the season (Newcastle United) is one of the links provided attractive this weekend.
Norwich v Arsenal, Chelsea v Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur v Aston Villa are promising. However, it is the only meeting between the two unbeaten in the league Etihad Stadium attract more attention than regular 15:00 GMT kick-off.
Manchester City host Newcastle United on Saturday. Both sides deserve their achievements so far, but two teams whose ambitions are realistic blocks of each other.
At the top of the table ahead of their rivals Manchester United by five points and six in front of third place in Newcastle. Regardless impressive start on both sides, even the most optimistic fans admit his club Magpies will not occupy a Champions League come to the end of the season. City, however, should remain at the business end of the league, making clear favorites to clash this weekend.
When the acquisition in 2008, Abu Dhabi United Group has been an increase in the citadel of the patient, but this is the year that many will feel the most important title for free at the latest. Twenty dozens of fifth place was improved last season, the top three to win, so who’s to say 2012 is not in the city to lift the Premier League title?
Newcastle is a club on the rise, but in a totally different perspective. After playing soccer championship just two seasons ago is a remarkable change to find the magpies sat down with the country’s elite. This is only temporary, but Newcastle is considered catastrophic if not the best place last season 12, which shows how the club has come since regaining top flight status.
Despite the transfer of different budgets and payrolls, both clubs have their similarities. Both are unbeaten start protecting their league campaign and the two decided to sell the naming rights to their land for commercial purposes. More interestingly also played at Wembley in May 1999, and this party to the home of football that the scales of the true extent of the city’s meteoric rise to the top of English football.
And the 30 May 1999 in the City Gillingham won the Division Two play-off final, only a week after their northwest rivals United lifted the FA Cup at the expense of Newcastle Ruud Gullit. Eleven years and the city find themselves in a favorite game title and Champions League football for the first time in its history, with the taste of the Football League offers a distant memory.
Players like Sergio Aguero, David Silva could tell the story of a small town and heritage. However, it is the likes of these players that determine the future of this club.
Newcastle are a team in the future too. Manager Alan Pardew has built a semi to stabilize the top of the standings, falling once again struggling with thoughts from well-placed.
The meeting this weekend will be the most difficult projector to the date of Newcastle. But if all the visitors to the city of convenience proved this season they are ready to enjoy.
Last season Newcastle were unfortunate to leave Eastlands empty-handed, which increases the misery of a broken leg Hatem Ben Arfa is horrible at the beginning of the game. This season, however, has a different face. Both sides are fresh and the staff both seem to be much stronger than those skins, who fought the city 2-1 victory last October.
The City is currently the top scorers in the league and Newcastle boasts top-flight tight defense, the neutrals are hoping something has to give between two teams who want to preserve their unbeaten league record.