There will be a distinct Aussie flavour in the Bundesliga this weekend as Ajdin Hrustic’s Eintracht Frankfurt come up against Mathew Leckie and his Hertha Berlin.
Hrustic and Leckie will be battling out against one another when Eintracht Frankfurt and Hertha Berlin meet in the Bundesliga on Saturday.
Hrustic has slowly been picking up some game time for Frankfurt who are challenging for a UEFA Europa League spot while Leckie will be looking to build upon his first appearance in 2021 after he came off the bench in Hertha’s defeat to Werder Bremen.
Socceroos and Hibernian duo Jackson Irvine and Martin Boyle will go head to head against Dundee United on Saturday in the Scottish Premiership.
A midweek 1-0 defeat against Rangers has seen Hibs lose ground on the race for the top three with 3rd placed Aberdeen three points better off than the Edinburgh club and with the added bonus of a game in hand.
Tom Rogic and his Celtic will be looking to make it two wins on the bounce for the first time this year when they take on St. Mirren in their top flight clash on Saturday.
In the Belgian Pro League, Danny Vukovic will be between the sticks for Genk when they travel to KV Mechelen on Saturday.
All three points against Zulte Waregem on Thursday morning saw Vukovic’s side comfortably recover from last weekend’s defeat at leaders, Club Brugge.
Trent Sainsbury’s Kortrijk will be aiming to address a recent slump which has seen them go four matches winless when they entertain Sporting Charleroi on Saturday.
Heading to England where Maty Ryan’s Arsenal have a blockbuster fixture on the horizon as they welcome Manchester United to the Emirates on Saturday.
In the Championship, Harry Souttar will be featuring for Stoke City when they make the trip to Huddersfield on Saturday.
January has proved to be a month to forget for Souttar’s side with no wins collected in their five matches this year.
Staying in England, Bailey Wright will be in the heart of defence for Sunderland when they host Gillingham on Saturday as Kenny Dougall and his Blackpool meet Burton Albion.
James Jeggo’s Aris Thessaloniki take on Asteras Tripolis in their Greek Super League clash on Saturday.
In Turkey, Aziz Behich and his Kayserispor will be on the road when they face off against Kasimpasa on Saturday in the Super Lig.
In the Saudi Pro League, Craig Goodwin’s Abha Club entertain high-flyers Al Shabab on Saturday.