MONDAY, FEB. 6
ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE
Tottenham at Liverpool
ESPN2, 11:55 a.m.
Spurs have been the clear No. 3 in England, behind the Manchester powers, and American goalkeeper Brad Friedel has had plenty to do with that. Liverpool is just outside the European zone and hope that Luis Suarez's return from an eight-game ban can lead the way into the top five.
TUESDAY, FEB. 7
Deportivo Quito (Ecuador) at Guadalajara (Mexico)
Fox Deportes, 6 p.m.
Chivas opens its campaign in South America's club championship at home against the Ecuadoran champions. The last time Guadalajara was in the field, two years ago, it made it to the final. Replay: 10:30 p.m.
Velez Sarsfield (Argentina) at Defensor Sporting (Uruguay), Fox Deportes, 1:30 p.m.
Arsenal de Sarandi (Argentina) at Fluminense (Brazil), 4 p.m.
Nottingham Forest at Derby County, Fox Soccer Plus, 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.
ON LOCAL FIELDS
Colorado Rapids at Chivas USA
Home Depot Center Field 4, noon
Chivas, looking to build on the pluses from its victory Friday over local club FC Hasental, gets its first preseason test against MLS opposition. The Rapids figure to field a more representative side than in their preseason opener Sunday, a 0-0 draw with the Ventura County Fusion.