LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Manchester United will look extend its lead in the Barclays Premier League at Sunderland, while Inter Milan take on Juventus and Barcelona and Real Madrid take the field as well. Live TV Channel Schedule.
Manchester United, hold a 15 point lead in the EPL standings and could extend that to 18pts with a win over the struggle Sunderland at the Stadium of Light, with second place Manchester City not playing until two-hours later.
United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has seen his team play ugly, but still pick up maximum points and he said that is all that matters.
“I don’t care what I win it by,” said Ferguson. “It could be a dodgy goal off someone’s backside in the last minute of the last game of the season.
“It doesn’t bother me one bit. Winning the league is the issue.”
The Manchester United boss also admits that he was shock it the with his team’s massive point lead at this stage in the season.
“With Manchester City coming on the scene in the last couple of years and Chelsea and Arsenal and Tottenham, you have teams vying for that top-four position,” Ferguson was quoted as telling Sirius XM.
“I expected it to be really tight.
“The first point was that after last season, we wanted to make sure we didn’t lose it on goal difference, and that has improved markedly.
“But I never thought we would be 15 points clear at this stage of the season.”
Also in the Barclays Premier League on Saturday, Manchester City will take on Newcastle United, Arsenal hosting relegation threatened Reading, Chelsea visiting Southampton and Tottenham taking on Swansea.
Meanwhile, in the Serie A, leaders and defending champions Juventus will look to beat Inter Milan and move closer to lifting the title, while AC Milan travel to take on Chievo.
In the Spanish La Liga, runaway leaders Barcelona will look to warmup for their Champions League clash with PSG with a victory over Celta, while Real Madrid travel to take on Zaragoza.
LIVE FOOTBALL TV CHANNELS AND TIMES
8:45am Sunderland vs Manchester United, Nova Sports 1 Hellas, Sky Sport 1, Sport Klub, Sport Klub, SuperSport MaXimo, TSN, ESPN Deportes, Sky Sports 2/HD, ESPN3, Fox Sports 1 Australia, Sky Sports 3D, ESPN2, BBC Radio 5 Live, Fox Sports Play, Sky Go
11:00am Arsenal vs Reading Sportsnet World, TalkSport Radio, SuperSport 7, Fox Soccer 2Go
11:00am Manchester City vs Newcastle – Sportsnet, Fox Soccer Channel, Fox Deportes, Sport 1 NL, Fox Sports Australia
11:00am Southampton vs Chelsea – Fox Soccer Plus, SuperSport 4, SuperSport 5, Fox Soccer 2Go, BBC Radio 5 Live
11:00am Swansea vs Tottenham – Sportsnet One, SuperSport MaXimo, Fox Soccer 2Go
11:00am West Ham vs West Bromwich – Fox Soccer 2Go
11:00am Wigan Athletic vs Norwich City – Fox Soccer 2Go
1:30pm Everton vs Stoke City – Fox Soccer Channel, Fox Deportes, ESPN UK / HD, TalkSport Radio, Nova Sports 1 Hellas, Viasat Sport Baltic, Fox Sports 1 Australia, SiriusXM FC, Fox Sports Play
SPANISH LA LIGA
11:00am Rayo Vallecano vs Málaga – Al Jazeera Sports +2
1:00pm Celta de Vigo vs Barcelona Sky Sports 1/HD, Al Jazeera Sports +2, Al Jazeera Sports +3, C+Sport, TRK Ukraina Football, Idman Azerbaycan, Canal 9, SuperSport 7, SuperSport MaXimo, beIN Sport USA, beIN Sport en Español, Sky Go
3:00pm Real Zaragoza vs Real Madrid Sky Sports 1/HD, beIN Sport USA, beIN Sport en Español, Sky Go, Al Jazeera Sports +2, Al Jazeera Sports +3, C+Sport, TRK Ukraina Football, SuperSport MaXimo, Canal 9, SuperSport 7
5:00pm Levante vs Sevilla beIN Sport en Español, Al Jazeera Sports +8, Sport 2 HU
ITALY SERIE A
9:00am Palermo vs Roma – SuperSport 3, OTE Sport 3, beIN Sport en Español, Sport +5 Live
10:00am Lazio vs Catania – Al Jazeera Sports +6,
10:00am Cagliari vs Fiorentina Al Jazeera Sports +4
10:00am Inter Milan vs Juventus RAI Internazionale, beIN Sport USA, Al Jazeera Sports +1, Digi Sport, Sky Sport 1 Italia, Sport 1 NL, SuperSport 6, beIN Sport en Español
10:00am Parma vs Pescara – Al Jazeera Sports +10
10:00am Genoa vs Siena – SKY Calcio 7
1:30pm Chievo vs AC Milan – RAI Internazionale, Al Jazeera Sports +1, Dolce Sport, Setanta Sport Ireland, Sport Klub , Sky Sport 1 (Italia), Sky Super Calcio,
4:00pm Torino vs Napoli RAI Internazionale, Al Jazeera Sports +1, Setanta Sport Ireland, Dolce Sport, NTV+ Football, Sky Sport 1 (Italia), Sport Klub, Sky Super Calcio, ESPN UK / HD
10:30am Schalke 04 vs Hoffenheim – Sky Fußball Bundesliga
10:30am Stuttgart vs Borussia Dortmund GolTV USA, Setanta Sports Australia, NTV+ Football, Setanta-i Australia, Sky Fußball Bundesliga
10:30am Freiburg vs Borussia M’gladbach – Sky Fußball Bundesliga
10:30am Mainz 05 vs Werder Bremen – Sky Fußball Bundesliga
10:30am Augsburg vs Hannover 96 – Sky Fußball Bundesliga
10:30am Fortuna Düsseldorf vs Bayer Leverkusen – Sky Fußball Bundesliga, NTV+ Sport
1:30pm Bayern Munich vs Hamburger SV GolTV USA, Setanta Sports Australia, NTV+ Football, Sky Fußball Bundesliga, Sport 1 NL, SuperSport 4, SuperSport 5, Setanta-i Australia