Football Faithfuls would surely be soaring in their seats and hearts as the football season for the 2022/2023 calendar finally kicks off with the English Premier League, German Bundesliga, French Ligue 1, Dutch Eredivisie and the Portuguese Liga NOS starting off this weekend as Friday ushers in the first round of matches and we are in for in for yet another exciting and suspense filled season.
Arsenal kicks off thier 2022/2023 season with a trip to Selhurst Park as they seek to outdo ‘The Eagles’ in a to begin with a brilliant start to the season with the opening day 2-0 loss to Brentford in the 2021/2022 season still fresh in thier hearts and with major signings made by ‘The Gunners’ plus a stellar Pre Season very much on their books, it’s safe to say they are very excited for the new season.
Bayern Munich play Europa League winners Eintracht Frankfurt in a match that promises to be an exciting clash with loads of attacking football on display in a big German League season opener for ‘The Bavarians’ who without Robert Lewandowski would seek to make it the 11th title in a row.
Olympique Lyonnais would seek to put last season’s disappointing finish behind them in a season that saw them finish 8th and without European football next season, they kick off thier campaign with a visit from newly promoted side Ajaccio as Peter Bosz would seek to lead the Lyon team to the heights the world has always known them to attain.
The Dutch Eredivisie kicks off with a mid table clash between SC Heerenveen and Sparta Rotterdam as both teams look to do better than thier previous season’s 8th and 14th finished place in the league last season as the Abe Lenstra Stadion lights up tonight as the venue for Matchday 1 of the Dutch League.
Benfica would seek to return to winning ways as they seek to battle out for the Primeira Liga with last season’s 3rd place finish being a thing of the past with a visit from FC Arouca setting up a good fixture at the ESTADIO Da Luz stadium.
It’s a major footballing extravaganza this weekend as we all can’t wait to get it started, LA LIGA and the Italian Serie A resumes next week.
🖋 – RIDDLER ZLATAN-HARDIZ 👽