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Best Bets Nov. 21/22: What to watch

MONDAY, NOV. 21

  • TELEVISION

ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

Aston Villa at Tottenham

ESPN Deportes, 11:55 a.m.

Brad Friedel, who's provided a nice backbone as Spurs have reeled off an eight-game unbeaten streak to settle in at fifth in the EPL, takes on his previous club, the eighth-place Villans.

TUESDAY, NOV. 22

  • TELEVISION

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

Benfica (Portugal) at Manchester United (England)

Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Deportes, 11:30 a.m.

This is the showdown for the Group B title, at least if there's a winner. There wasn't in Lisbon, where Ryan Giggs answered Oscar Cardozo just before the break. Replays: Fox Soccer Plus, 2 p.m. and 1 a.m.; FSC and Fox Deportes, 6 p.m.

Also

Manchester City (England) at Napoli (Italy), Fox Soccer Plus, 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.; Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Deportes, 4 p.m.

Dinamo Zagreb (Croatia) at Real Madrid (Spain), Fox Soccer Channel, 2 p.m.; Fox Deportes, 2 and 8 p.m.; Fox Soccer Plus, 9 p.m.

Ajax Amsterdam (Netherlands) at Lyon (France), Fox Soccer Channel, 9:30 p.m.

Inter Milan (Italy) at Trabzonspor (Turkey), Fox Soccer Channel, midnight

  • ON LOCAL FIELDS

JUNIOR COLLEGE WOMEN

San Bernardino Valley at College of the Canyons

Cougar Stadium (Santa Clarita), 2 p.m.

Don't count out SBVC -- the defending state champs finished the regular season by beating No. 1 Cerritos, then as 15th seed took care of No. 2 Santa Barbara in their playoff opener.

Also

Cuyamaca at Santiago Canyon (Orange), 2 p.m.

Cypress at Ventura, 5:30 p.m.

JUNIOR COLLEGE MEN

Golden West at Cerritos

Cerritos College Socer Field (Norwalk), 2 p.m.

The Falcons have been thinking state titles, and now it's up to the men after the women, ranked No. 1 in the nation, was upset by 16th-seeded Orange Coast. Cerritos is No. 2 in So Cal, but Huntington Beach's Golden West -- OCC's big rival -- is a rising side.

Also

Long Beach City at Oxnard, 2 p.m.

San Diego City at Mt. San Antonio (Walnut), 5 p.m.