5 Upcoming Football Matches You Must Watch

Published on 13th May 2021 by BlogBuster Editorial Team

Football is the second-most favoured sport by the Indian audience after cricket. We were all geared up to watch the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League, but unfortunately, it got suspended mid-way due to the rising cases amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. The IPL provided a boost of excitement and adrenaline rush every evening with interesting matches. 

While we are upset about the IPL series getting suspended, football matches are being played and we can’t contain our excitement! Many upcoming football matches of the championships like La Liga, English Premier League and Champions League are scheduled to be played in the near future that will keep you at the edge of your seats.

Below are some of the upcoming international football matches that we recommend you should not miss-

Manchester United vs Liverpool - English Premier League

Kick-off: May 14th, Friday | 12:45 AM
Stadium: Old Trafford
Hands down, one of the best upcoming football matches that will have you at the edge of your seat! Manchester United and Liverpool have an interesting match history against each other. Currently, the former team sits at 2nd position, four positions clear from the latter in the English Premier League Table. Liverpool has only lost one of their last seven games against Manchester United. On the other hand, the team has only won two of their last six outings in all competitions. Four of the last five encounters between the two have resulted in under 2.5 goals. But Manchester United have surpassed Liverpool this season and have bagged one win with three draws from their last five matches. They were unbeatable in the last six matches, picking up five wins and one draw, while Liverpool has failed to win four of their last five matches. It will indeed be a tight and tense 90-minutes between the two teams on the field. This is what makes it one of the must-watch English Premier League upcoming matches. We hope for the best team to win in one of the best upcoming international football matches.
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Manchester United vs Liverpool - English Premier League
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Athletic Club vs Real Madrid - La Liga

Kick-off: May 16th, Sunday | 10:00 PM
Stadium: San Mamés
Four of the last five encounters between Athletic Club and Real Madrid have ended in a stand-off. Undoubtedly, it is one of the worth-waiting upcoming football matches. Under 2.5 goals were produced in four of the last five meetings between these two clubs. The sixth meeting between the two will be on Matchday 37 on the home ground of the Athletic Club. Athletic Club bagged a 2-0 win away at Valencia and currently stand 8th in the La Liga table heading into this weekends’ fixture. Real Madrid with a solitary penalty from Sergio Ramos, defeated the local side Getafe 1-0. Real Madrid will enter into Sunday’s fixture as form favourites with six victories under their belt. But both teams look promising having lost only one of their last eight La Liga games. Without a doubt, Athletic Club and Real Madrid will put their best foot forward in one of the most exciting upcoming international football matches. Let us know in the comments below which team has your support in one of the best upcoming football matches 2021.

Athletic Club vs Real Madrid - La Liga
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Manchester United vs Fulham - English Premier League

Kick-off: May 18th, Tuesday | 10:30 PM
Stadium: Old Trafford
Manchester United will be face-to-face against Fulham on Matchday 37 of the English Premier League on their home turf. It is one of the most anticipated English Premier League upcoming matches! Manchester United has played 16 matches, won 9, drawn 3 and lost 4 this season. While Fulham has played 17 matches, won 3, drawn 8 and lost 6. The former team won 3 of their last 6 matches, lost 2 matches and 1 match ended in a draw. The latter lost 5 of their last 6 matches and 1 match ended in a draw. The last face-off on the field between Manchester United and Fulham took place in January 2021 and ended with a 1-2 win for Manchester United.  Looking at the statistics, it pretty much seems like a one-sided game, but unquestionably, it is one of the must-watch upcoming football matches. Which team are you rooting for in one of the most exciting upcoming international football matches?
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Manchester United vs Fulham - English Premier League
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Tottenham Hotspur vs Aston Villa - English Premier League

Kick-off: May 19th, Wednesday | 10:30 PM
Stadium: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Tottenham Hotspur stands at 7th position and Aston Villa at 11th on the English Premier League table currently. Both the teams will play the ball against each other coming Wednesday in what can be regarded as one of the unmissable English Premier League upcoming matches! Looking at the head-to-head statistics of Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa, the former team bagged the victory with 2 goals in their last match on 22nd March. When it comes to their form, both the teams are neck to neck with 2 out of 6 wins, 3 matches lost and 1 draw. In the ongoing season of the English Premier League, Tottenham Hotspur has overall played 17, won 9, drawn 3 and lost 5, while Aston Villa has played 17, won 8, drawn 3 and lost 6. The statistics show that Tottenham Hotspur vs Aston Villa fixture is one of the most interesting upcoming football matches to watch. Which team has your support in one of the best upcoming international football matches? Let us know in the comments below!
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Tottenham Hotspur vs Aston Villa - English Premier League
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Manchester City vs Chelsea - Champions League

Kick-off: May 30th, Sunday | 12:30 AM
Stadium: Atatürk Olympic Stadium
Chelsea beat Real Madrid by a 3-1 aggregate score in the semifinals one day after Manchester City secured a 4-1 aggregate win over Paris Saint-Germain to reach an all-English Champions League final in club history. The final face-off between Manchester City and Chelsea is one of the most-awaited upcoming football matches to watch. Manchester City has been arguably the strongest squad from Europe's five major leagues and is leading with 19 points from Chelsea in the Premier League table. But the previous meeting between the two teams saw Chelsea outperform Manchester City to a 1-0 victory in a high-profile FA Cup final. Tuchel's tactics outsmarted Manchester City and made a strong point in the competition. The performance of both teams makes the Champions League finals one of the must-watch and nail-biting upcoming international football matches. What do you think will be the final verdict in one of the most thrilling upcoming Champions League matches?
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Manchester City vs Chelsea - Champions League
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