Having recently played each other in the DFB Pokal, Borussia Mönchengladbach-Werder Bremen is sure to be entertaining rematch this Friday.
The two sides played a 4-3 thriller on Dec. 15, and Werder Bremen walked away the victor. Now, they meet at Borussia-Park with each team needing all three points for different reasons. Borussia M’gladbach sits in sixth on the German Bundesliga table, but a win can vault it into fourth for the meantime. Werder Bremen is third from bottom, trying to avoid relegation.
In Spain, 10th-placed Málaga takes on 11th-placed Getafe at La Rosaleda, while an interesting match between Portuguese sides Belenenses and Benfica kicks off an hour later.
Two tasty Liga MX matchups kick off in the evening, with Tijuana-Cruz Azul at Estadio Caliente headlining the docket. Both clubs sit on five points through four games, and each side has scored at least one goal in each game played so far this season.
The U.S. Men’s National Team also plays its second friendly of the new year, a contest against Canada in Carson, California.
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Enjoy the action (Today’s TV schedule is below):
SPANISH LA LIGA
2:30 p.m. — beIN Sports en Español/beIN Sports Connect — Málaga vs. Getafe
2:30 p.m. — Fox Sports 2/Fox Sports Go/Fox Soccer 2Go — Borussia Mönchengladbach vs. Werder Bremen
MEXICAN LIGA MX
8:30 p.m. — Univision Deportes — Querétaro vs. Veracruz
10:30 p.m. — Azteca America — Tijuana vs. Cruz Azul
ENGLISH LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP
2:45 p.m. — beIN Sports USA/beIN Sports Connect — Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Brentford
PORTUGUESE PRIMEIRA LIGA
3:30 p.m. — Univision Deportes — Belenenses vs. Benfica
10:15 p.m. — Fox Sports 1/Fox Sports Go/Fox Soccer 2Go/UniMás/Univision Deportes — United States vs. Canada