SUNDAY, DEC. 18
FIFA CLUB WORLD CUP
Barcelona (Spain) vs. Santos (Brazil)
Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Deportes, 2:30 a.m.
Barca looks to repeat as FIFA's club champion with a battle against Neymar and the South American champs in the title game. Replays: Fox Deportes, 6 a.m. and 2 p.m.; FSC, 4 p.m.
ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE
Arsenal at Manchester City
Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Deportes, 8 a.m.
EPL leader Man City looks to bounce back from elimination from the UEFA Champions League and a first league loss, last weekend against Chelsea. The fifth-place Gunners haven't lost in league play since Oct. 2.
Manchester United at Queens Park Rangers, Fox Soccer Plus, 3:55 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Liverpool at Aston Villa, Fox Soccer Plus, 6 a.m.
Sunderland at Tottenham, Fox Soccer Channel, 2 p.m.
Southampton at Portsmouth, Fox Soccer Plus, 8 a.m.
ITALIAN SERIE A
Udinese at Lazio
Fox Soccer Plus, 2 p.m.
The Scudetto race, in a nutshell: Two teams with 30 points, two with 28, and a gap to everyone else. Rome's Lazio is one of the teams with 28. Udine's Udinese has 30.
AS Roma at Napoli, Fox Soccer Channel and Fox Deportes, 11:30 a.m.
Inter Milan at Cesena, Fox Soccer Channel, midnight
Mainz 05 at Borussia Moenchengladbach, GolTV, 8:30 a.m. and 9 p.m.
Spanish La Liga
Real Sociedad at Racing Santander, ESPN Deportes,10:40 a.m.
Malaga at Valencia, GolTV, 12:30 and 7 p.m. and midnight
French Ligue 1
Lille at Paris Saint-Germain, Fox Soccer Plus, 11:55 a.m.
COLOMBIAN LIGA POSTOBON
Once Caldas at Junior
GolTV, 2:30 p.m.
Junior, from Barranquilla, won the regular-season title and has weaved through the playoffs into the fall title series, where third-place Once Caldas', winner of the same competition last year, awaits. The second leg is Wednesday in Manizales.
ON LOCAL FIELDS
Tacoma Stars at Anaheim Bolts
Anaheim Convention Center, 6 p.m.
The Bolts would be looking for their fifth straight win had they held on to a four-goal lead Friday night in Turlock. That they didn't makes this one all the more vital.
MONDAY, DEC. 19
Birmingham City at Crystal Palace
Fox Soccer Plus, 11:40 a.m.
Midtable clubs, both above .500 and closer to the playoff zone than relegation, meet in a match that's important if either is going to make a run toward Premier League promotion. Replays: 6 p.m. and 1 a.m.