Paul Geaney's Bar Dingle Sport Blog
CHRISTMAS-NEW YEAR'S 2018-2019 SPORT LINE UP
What a superb holiday period of sport to look forward to!
Premier League Soccer
- Wolves v Liverpool Friday, 21st December, 8pm
- Arsenal v Burnley Saturday, 22nd December, 12.30pm
- Cardiff v Man UTD Saturday, 22nd December, 5.30pm
- Everton v Spurs Sunday, 23rd December, 4pm
- Southampton v West Ham Thursday, 27th December, 7.45pm
- Liverpool v Arsenal Saturday, 29th December, 5.30pm
- Crystal Palace v Chelsea Sunday, 30th December, 12.00pm
- Southampton v Man City Sunday, 30th December, 2.15pm
- Man UTD v Bournemouth Sunday, 30th December, 4.30pm
- Everton v Leicester Tuesday, 1st January, 12.30pm
- Cardiff v Spurs Tuesday, 1st January, 5.30pm
- Newcastle v Man UTD Wednesday, 2nd January, 8.00pm
- Man City v Liverpool Thursday, 4th January, 8.00pm
Starting tonight (Friday 21st December) with Wolves v Liverpool (Sky Sports)..... will the Reds be sitting on top of the Premier League over Christmas with a win tonight?
We'll have a double bill on Saturday 22nd: Arsenal v Burnley (Sky Sports) will see Arsenal try to rebound after losing their winning streak..... and all eyes (maybe not Jose's) will be on Cardiff v Man Utd (BTSport) to see how super sub/Manager gets on for his first game in charge.....
The Toffees will be looking for a home win on Sunday 23rd Everton v Tottenham Hotspur (Sky Sports)
Another mouth-watering titlerace cunch match brings the Gunners to Anfield: Saturday 29th Liverpool v Arsenal (BT Sport)
This is followed on Sunday 30th by a tripple-header ''Super Sunday" of top-of-the-table action with Crystal Palace v Chelsea (Sky Sports), Southampton v Man City (Sky Sports) & Man UTD v Bournemouth (Sky Sports)
The New Year action gets underway on Tuesday 1st January with the clash of two fo Gary Lineker's former clubs Everton v Leicester (Sky Sports) and Cardiff v Tottenham Hotspur (Sky Sports) on Tuesday 1st January.
United away to Newcastle will see how the post-Jose Manchester United is getting on..... Wednesday 2nd Newcastle v Man UTD (Sky Sports)
..... and then the fireworks..... Thursday 4th January Man City v Liverpool (Sky Sports)
PRO 14 Rugby
- Ulster v Munster Friday, 21st December, 7.35pm
- Munster v Leinster Saturday, 29th December, 5.15pm
- Connacht v Munster Saturday, 5th January, 7.35pm
Three Guinness PRO14 games starting with tonight (Friday 21st December) with Ulster v Munster (Eir Sport) in which Ulster will surely be looking to avenge their heavy defeat when they made the trip to Limerick not so long ago...
It's red v blue on Saturday 29th with Munster v Leinster (Eir Sport)...... another bruising encounter in store if their match at the AVIVA stadium is anything to go by.......
Finally, the last of the 4 provinces will host Munster in the first game of 2019 on Saturday 5th: Connacht v Munster (Eir Sport) .....
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