Cristiano Ronaldo

While there is some big cricket and rugby action on the schedule, it’s football’s fans who are in for a particularly bumper weekend. Photo by OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images

7 football matches you CANNOT miss this weekend!

While there is some big cricket and rugby action on the schedule, it’s football’s fans who are in for a particularly bumper weekend.

Cristiano Ronaldo

While there is some big cricket and rugby action on the schedule, it’s football’s fans who are in for a particularly bumper weekend. Photo by OLI SCARFF/AFP via Getty Images

It will not suck to be a football supporter in the coming few days!

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While there are some big cricket and rugby matches also on the schedule, it’s football’s fans who are in for a particularly bumper weekend.

There’s action from the CAF Champions League, CAF Confederation Cup and DStv Premiership, as well as a La Liga ‘El Clasico and a mouth-watering English Premier League match not to be missed.

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Of course, there are plenty of other football matches scheduled, but the SEVEN matches listed below are the ones we at The South African HQ are especially salivating over.

Pity about the three-way time clash on Sunday late afternoon!

Don’t forget to bookmark The South African’s soccer page for the results – and more – this weekend.

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All kick-off times SA

FRIDAY, 22 OCTOBER

AS Vita Club v Marumo Gallants – 16:00 (CAF Confederation Cup)

SATURDAY, 23 OCTOBER

TP Mazembe v AmaZulu – 16:00 (CAF Champions League)

SUNDAY, 24 OCTOBER

Mamelodi Sundowns v Maniema Union – 16:00 (CAF Champions League)

Barcelona v Real Madrid – 16:15 (La Liga)

Orlando Pirates v Diables Noirs – 17:30 (CAF Confederation Cup)

SuperSport United v Kaizer Chiefs – 17:30 (DStv Premiership)

Manchester United v Liverpool – 17:30 (Premier League)

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