WEEKEND BETTING PREVIEW – MCB’s Premier League Guide

There were plenty of FA Cup shocks last week – and a few in the Premier League in midweek. Will results be easier to predict this weekend?

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CHELSEA v ARSENAL

Saturday, 12.30pm

Draws are few and far between when these two meet – just three stalemates in the last 22 in fact – but that’s what we fancy in this one. We are on a run of nine meetings where either one or the other team failed to score, so we can probably go against the grain on that one as well. That should be a bettor’s philosophy – go against the grain, as in the long run, you may find yourself better off. Trusting our own eyes, Chelsea (10/11) looked as though they would settle for a point at Liverpool in midweek and that is what they got. They would have been un-backable to win the title had they not missed a penalty, and as it is, Arsenal (3/1) are still within sight. Yet unless they win, they can kiss any thoughts of a title goodbye. They will just be happy to remain in the top four after losing at home to Watford, who lost at Millwall in the FA Cup last week. This makes Millwall better than Arsenal in our eyes. Cue complaints from the selfie-stick brigade.

VERDICT: CHELSEA 1 ARSENAL 1 @ 11/2

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS SCORE @ 8/11 

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CRYSTAL PALACE v SUNDERLAND

Saturday 3pm

A Championship fixture masquerading as a Premier League game. In truth, Sunderland (17/4) have been circling the relegation plug-hole for a while and you have to feel just a bit sorry for David Moyes, who started his tenure with very little to work with on the pitch, and found the cupboard was bare off it. It is a gamble selling Patrick van Aanholt to Crystal Palace (4/6) to fund a mini-recruitment drive. Getting full-back Bryan Oviedo and the oft-injured Darron Gibson from Everton was not a bad piece of business, though. They are only five points adrift of safety but while securing a valuable point against Tottenham, Sunderland could have done without fellow strugglers Hull and Palace picking up points in midweek. Palace secured three points for the first time since Sam Allardyce (above) took over when winning 2-0 at slumping Bournemouth. The Black Cats have won on their last two trips to Selhurst Park and the side playing at home has won just one of the last eight meetings. Palace are leaky, Sunderland are capable of snatching a point, but the odds suggest they won’t.

VERDICT: CRYSTAL PALACE 2 SUNDERLAND 1 @ 15/2

BEST BET: HT/FT = DRAW/CRYSTAL PALACE @ 10/3

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EVERTON v BOURNEMOUTH

Saturday 3pm

Things have gone from bad to worse for Bournemouth (4/1), with striker Callum Wilson suffering a serious knee injury. The Cherries have shipped three goals in nine of their last 14 games and conceded twice against Watford and Crystal Palace in the two outings, so it is easy to see where the problem lies. This is a critical stage of the season for the likeable Eddie Howe (above) and they have taken a big step back since beating Liverpool 4-3 at the Vitality Stadium. Everton (8/11) were a little fortunate to win 1-0 at Crystal Palace and a 1-1 draw at Stoke in midweek was commendable. Seventh in the table and one home defeat says all we need to know. It won’t be long before the players go on their holidays, as they have little to play for except mid-table jostling, but for now, the form team are a short price for a reason. We’ll take an odd result here, though. Just because.

VERDICT: EVERTON 2 BOURNEMOUTH 2 @ 14/1

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS SCORE @ 8/11

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HULL v LIVERPOOL

Saturday 3pm

It must come as a relief to Jurgen Klopp’s (above) men to play away from Anfield, where Liverpool (4/9) have lost three of their last four in all competitions, a run only halted by a gritty 1-1 draw with Chelsea in midweek. Then again, Hull (13/2) have won two of the last three meetings at home with Liverpool, drawing the other. The last time the Reds won on Humberside was in April 2009 – and that was when Hull had a player sent off with the score at 1-1 (they went on to lose 3-1). Liverpool are out to 16/1 for the title and we don’t think they will get close to Chelsea (who are as big as 3/10 in that market with MCB, when 1/5 elsewhere). Three of Hull’s four wins have come at home and Liverpool have only lost twice on the road. We can see Klopp’s inconsistent side putting on a rare show of strength to grind out a win.

VERDICT: HULL 0 LIVERPOOL 2 @ 11/2

BEST BET: LIVERPOOL TO WIN @ 4/9

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SOUTHAMPTON v WEST HAM

Saturday 3pm

Somewhere it is written in tablets of stone that West Ham (15/4) shall not win on the South coast. They win at Southampton (3/4) as often as Andy Carroll is fit – or once in a blue moon. In fact, they have not won at St Mary’s since 2000 and those looking for an historical banker bet may wish to consider this. Four wins in 32 trips. That’s the size of it. Southampton have won the last two meetings, but you have to go back to 1998 to see a run of three successive wins against the Hammers. There have been five draws in the last 11 meetings and given their in-and-out form, a point is probably all Slaven Bilic’s men will be able to muster. However, given their 4-0 home drubbing by Manchester City in midweek, we see the Saints edging this.

VERDICT: SOUTHAMPTON 3 WEST HAM 1 @ 14/1

BEST BET: SOUTHAMPTON TO WIN @ 3/4

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WATFORD v BURNLEY

Saturday 3pm

Let’s just say it probably won’t be the first game we see on Match of the Day. Unless it finishes 5-5, but even then we’d bet against it. This game is as fashionable as your local charity shop sale rail. Yet these two sides have one thing in common – they do try and play attractive football. Five of the last seven meetings have been drawn. It is all about survival for these minnows, possibly more so in Watford’s case since they sold Ighalo (above) to some unpronounceable Chinese team you have never heard of. No less than 13 of the last 16 meetings has seen both sides score and that’s almost as good a stat as this one that we’ll give you for nothing: The New England Patriots are the visitors in Sunday’s Super Bowl, so they get to call the coin toss. They have called ‘heads’ every time in the last two seasons. Can you tell we are not too bothered about this game? Good. We aren’t.

VERDICT: WATFORD 3 BURNLEY 2 @ 33/1

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 13/10

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WEST BROM v STOKE

Saturday 3pm

Eighth-placed West Brom (5/4) take on nine-placed Stoke (9/4) in a game only a mother could love. West Brom are enjoying a great season under Tony Pulis, while Mark Hughes’ (above) side have been quietly climbing the table without getting too much attention. The Baggies have scored as many goals as Manchester City at home this season, while Stoke’s three wins and three draws from 11 on the road is not too shabby, either. With respective managers who demand discipline, it is no huge surprise that they have shared just one red card between them all season. Neither side is going anywhere, but it is a ‘Derby’, so the intensity should be ramped up a little. Stoke have not won a game in the last four meetings and the last time they went five in a row without getting one over on West Brom was in 1969. A rare home defeat is the call.

VERDICT: WEST BROM 0 STOKE 1 @ 7/1

BEST BET: STOKE TO WIN @ 9/4

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TOTTENHAM v MIDDLESBROUGH

Saturday 5.30pm

The title door was open a jar when Chelsea were held at Liverpool, but as is invariably the case, Tottenham (1/4) fluffed their lines in failing to beat Sunderland, having previously fluked their way past Wycombe in a 4-3 FA Cup thriller – with a goal in the seventh minute of added time. Even our in-house ref, who played 40 minutes in the first half of his Sunday game (because he forgot it was 45 mins) and added it on in the second half, still didn’t play 97-plus minutes. Some of the refereeing in the EPL is bordering on shambolic. We digress. Tottenham still have the most realistic shot of catching Chelsea, even if they have played below-par in the last couple of weeks. At Sunderland they had one shot in the first half but were better after the break, yet they failed to close the nine-point gap. One of Boro’s (11/1) more creative players Gaston Ramirez has a knee injury and with the want-away midfielder seemingly unhappy, you have to wonder what the mood in the camp is, particularly since they are embroiled in a relegation dogfight. They have collected just three points form their last six games and a trip to a Spurs side keen to put matters right won’t be pretty. No doubt Harry Kane (above) will get on the scoresheet if he plays, but we go for the HT/FT Spurs win instead as our best bet.

VERDICT: TOTTENHAM 4 MIDDLESBROUGH 0

BEST BET: HT/FT = TOTTENHAM/TOTTENHAM @ 4/5

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MAN CITY v SWANSEA

Sunday 1.30pm

A touch of normalcy returned to the sky blue half of Manchester in midweek. A trip to West Ham is as great a tonic as seeing near neighbours United held to a goalless draw with Hull. City’s (1/5) goal difference summarily boosted, they welcome a Swansea (12/1) side that have never managed to take a point on any of the last seven trips to City. And the hosts have a bloke called Jesus playing for them now. Life can be a bit cruel sometimes.

VERDICT: MAN CITY 3 SWANSEA 0 @ 6/1

BEST BET: HT/FT = MAN CITY/MAN CITY @ 4/6

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LEICESTER v MAN UTD

Sunday 4pm

They said Leicester (9/2) could never win the title – until they did. They said a title winner could never be relegated the following season… The sad fact is, one player can, indeed make a team. The loss of Ngolo Kante to Chelsea has produced some horrifying results. Leicester simply don’t do the basis well any more. Kante closed space, harried opponents and gave his teammates time. They defended from the front. They can’t even defend at the back, now. It isn’t difficult. It is basic hard work. But when you are paid that much, why work for it? And that’s the problem with Premier League football. Too much money. Too much lethargy. Or that is the simplistic view, in any case. We could go on about how to defend between the lines etc, but sometimes it really is teaching you lot to suck eggs. You’ve got the talking TV heads for that. United (4/6) have been mid-table ordinary but rarely lose here and have failed to score just once in their last 12 visits. Wayne Rooney (above) is always a viable bet to score at any time but we go for Over 2.5 Goals as our best bet.

VERDICT: LEICESTER 0 MAN UTD 3 @ 10/1

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 21/20

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WEEKEND BETTING PREVIEW – MCB’s Premier League Guide

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LIVERPOOL v SWANSEA

Liverpool (2/9) were held by Manchester United last week and they were spared embarrassment in the FA Cup third round replay at Plymouth in midweek. However, Jurgen Klopp (above) gave his squad a few days off after the trip to the south coast and they should be ready to face a Swansea (12/1) side fighting for their lives at the foot of the table. We use the word ‘fighting’ loosely, of course, as the Swans were thumped 4-0 (at home to Arsenal) in Paul Clement’s first game in charge, lost 2-0 at Hull in the FA Cup third round, and suffered defeats by three-goal margins against Bournemouth and West Ham. Their only saving grace was a shock 2-1 at Crystal Palace to open the calendar year. Despite Liverpool’s obvious frailties at the back, we take them to win this cosily in the end.

VERDICT: LIVERPOOL 3 SWANSEA 0 @ 6/1

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 4/9

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BOURNEMOUTH v WATFORD

This mid-table battle sees just two points separating 11th-placed Bournemouth (5/6) and 14th-placed Watford (7/2), who have not won any of their last six EPL games. Worryingly for the Hornets, they have failed to score in four of those matches and have netted just twice. They have lost their last five road games, but there was a lot to like about the way they grafted against Middlesbrough last weekend. Bournemouth have it a sticky patch themselves and Watford are a bit of a bogey side – the Cherries have won just one of the last nine league meetings, with the last three top flight clashes ending in draws. Eddie Howe’s (above) side have shipped three goals or more in nine of their last 11 games and have dropped more points from leading positions than any other side in the EPL this season. Both sides will be keen to stop the rot, but despite the stats being against them, we take the hosts to eke out a narrow victory.

VERDICT: BOURNEMOUTH 2 WATFORD 0 @ 7/1

BEST BET: UNDER 2.5 GOALS @ 4/5

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CRYSTAL PALACE v EVERTON

Despite an ongoing slump, Crystal Palace (21/10) fans may welcome a visit from the in-form Toffeemen, as they always seem to do well against Everton (11/8) – the Eagles have lost just one of their last seven EPL games to the Merseysiders. Everton go to Selhurst Park in ripe form, having battered Manchester City 4-0 last weekend and it is a venue at which they have not lost since 1994. Palace have taken one point in four games under Sam Allardyce (above), although a midweek FA Cup win in front of two men and a dog, may be just the spark they need. Just above the relegation places on goal difference, there could be a few jitters from the hosts and while we reckon Everton may just be a little too over-confident, they should be good enough to secure at least a point with the draw available at 12/5.

VERDICT: CRYSTAL PALACE 1 EVERTON 1 @ 5/1

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE @ Evens

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MIDDLESBROUGH v WEST HAM

Don’t be fooled. West Ham (11/5) may be packing in upwards of 55,000 fans to the London Stadium each week and they may have thumped Crystal Palace 3-0 last weekend, but something is not right with the club. Whether the distraction of the Dimitri Payet saga has had an effect or whether it is simply – and more likely – a case that they bought extremely poorly in the summer, is open to argument. Yet Slaven Bilic’s side will continue to splutter. This weekend could prove a prime example. While they seemed unified in their win over Palace, a trip to Middlesbrough (6/4) could present a few more problems. While they have not lost to Boro in their last eight league meetings, the Hammers have won just one of their last 11 trips to the Riverside Stadium. Riding the soft part of their schedule, the Hammers have won four of their last six EPL games to get them away from danger, but Aitor Karanka’s side are capable on their day and the arrival of Rudy Gestede and the return of Patrick Bamford (above) may produce the goals they will need to survive. We take the hosts to edge it.

VERDICT: MIDDLESBROUGH 3 WEST HAM 1 @ 20/1

BEST BET: MIDDLESBROUGH WIN AND OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 10/3

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STOKE v MAN UTD

Stoke (5/1) were convincing winners at Sunderland last weekend and given that Manchester United (8/13) have not always enjoyed life when travelling to the Potteries, odds of 5/1 for a home win may well look attractive to some. Yet the stark facts are these: Manchester United are the form team, while Stoke have yet to beat a side in the top eight. United managed to secure a draw against Liverpool last weekend and missed some good opportunities before drawing level. Armenian Henrikh Mkhitaryan (above) has been in sparkling form and is forming a good understanding with the likes of Paul Pogba and Juan Mata – he is a prime reason why United have been unbeaten in their last 12 EPL games, their best run since March 2013 when they went 18 without losing. Stoke have not lost to United in their last three home meetings, but that run should come to a halt here.

VERDICT: STOKE 0 MAN UTD 2 @ 6/1

BEST BET: HT/FT = DRAW/MAN UTD @ @ 10/3

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WEST BROM v SUNDERLAND

With Sunderland (9/2) bottom of the table, injuries piling up and players on Africa Cup of Nations duty, David Moyes (above) could probably have done without a trip to The Hawthorns. The Black Cats may get a backlash from West Brom (7/10), following their tonking at Tottenham last week. That was a disappointing display, given that they had held Arsenal and Chelsea, but the loss of an early goal meant they had to force the issue against a Spurs side who can break at pace and some poor defending didn’t help. Yet Sunderland provide an opportunity, as they are woefully lacking in depth and talent. Moyes inherited a weak squad with no money to spend and not even the odd goal from Jermain Defoe will be able to save them this time round. The odds for a home win should be a lot shorter, however, which leaves us cautious. We will go for a draw, even though the form screams ‘home win’.

VERDICT: WEST BROM 1 SUNDERLAND 1 @ 6/1

BEST BET: HT/FT = WEST BROM/DRAW @ 16/1

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MAN CITY v TOTTENHAM

Pre-season title favourites Manchester City (11/10) have serious question marks at the back. Their 4-0 drubbing at Everton last week was the third time this season that they have leaked four goals, but it was the manner in which they threw in the towel which was alarming. They did miss some good chances early on against Everton, but they looked a totally different outfit to the one that had won 5-0 at West Ham in the FA Cup a week earlier. City have managed just four clean sheets in their last 21 outings and while Everton had four shots on target and scored all four times, Tottenham (13/5) represent a quite different challenge. They signalled their intent as title contenders when beating Chelsea and tore apart West Brom before half-time last weekend. This is the Chinese year of the Rooster and the way Spurs are creating chance after chance right now, you can see their cockerel crowing at the end of the season. Dele Alli (above) has a nasty streak, but undeniable talent and Harry Kane is back in the swing of things after injury, so we see Spurs making life very uncomfortable for Pep Guardiola’s side. Spurs have won their last three EPL games against City, so the tide may have turned (City won five of the previous six at home against Spurs prior to last season’s defeat). Goals are usually a feature in clashes between these two, and we don’t see that stat changing.

VERDICT: MAN CITY 2 TOTTENHAM 3 @ 33/1

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 5/6

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SOUTHAMPTON v LEICESTER

Southampton (5/6) have won just one of their last seven league meetings with Leicester (4/1) but the Foxes have never won a Premier League game at St Mary’s. Something has to give. Leicester have 21 points and have only led in five league games this season, although it is perhaps too simplistic to say the champions lost their engine when N’Golo Kante joined Chelsea. They still have Jamie Vardy and the bulk of that title-winning squad, so one is left flummoxed by their form, which has seen them fail to win away from home since April. The Saints have lost their last four EPL games and have not lost five in the same top tier season since 1998/99. We don’t see their run of two games without a goal continuing, and while their form against Claudio Ranieri’s (above) team is poor, City have lost their edge in a big way and the hosts may bounce back.

VERDICT: SOUTHAMPTON 2 LEICESTER 1 @ 8/1

BEST BET: SOUTHAMPTON TO WIN @ 5/6

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ARSENAL v BURNLEY

Arsenal have a few injury concerns, with Theo Walcott, Santi Cazorla, Mathieu Debucy and Pet Mertesacker all sidelined, while Mohamed Elmeny is on African Nations Cup duty with Egypt. Yet they welcome back Hector Bellerin, Fancis Coquelin and Kieran Gibbs, so it is hardly surprising the Gunners are 1/5 chances. They have won six of the last seven meetings with the Clarets, who have lost on their last five visits in all competitions. Burnley (14/1) will try to keep tabs on Olivier Giroud, who has scored in all of his last nine starts for Arsenal, and they will try to end a run of poor road form that has seen them take just one point on their travels. This could be one-way traffic and we fancy Alexis Sanchez (above) to get on the scoresheet at least once.

VERDICT: ARSENAL 3 BURNLEY 0 @ 11/2

BEST BET: A SANCHEZ ANYTIME SCORER @ 8/15

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CHELSEA v HULL

Chelsea are just 8/13 to win the Premier League (Liverpool 6/1, Tottenham 7/1) although sit just seven points clear of those rivals after 21 games. The Blues (2/11) have conceded just six goals at home and have lost just once in 10 at Stamford Bridge. In contrast, Hull (16/1) have taken just four points from a possible 30 on their travels and have netted just six in 10 away from home – only Crystal Palace (25) have conceded more goals on their travels than Hull (24). So with Antonio Conte’s (above) Chelsea topping the scoring charts at home (28) from 10 games, Hull have a mountain to climb and more so now that Jake Livermore has left to join West Brom. With the Tigers keeping just one clean sheet, and the Blues unbeaten in their last nine meetings (W7 D2), we see a cosy win after some early struggles.

VERDICT: CHELSEA 2 HULL 0 @ 9/2

BEST BET: FIRST HALF DRAW @ 15/8

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FA CUP: OUR TOP TIPS FOR THE THIRD ROUND

The FA Cup returns this weekend, with all 32 third round ties taking place between Friday and Monday.

Our team have taken the time to analyse the six televised games taking place, providing you with a few tips along the way!

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WEST HAM v MAN CITY

Friday – 19:55

West Ham fans will be delighted coming into this one – as Mike Dean won’t be refereeing the game!

Dean made a horrendous error at the London Stadium, effectively ending the Hammers chances against Manchester United after unfairly sending Sofiane Feghouli off within the first 20 minutes.

Despite evidently showing signs that he is feeling the pressure, Pep Guardiola has had a pretty decent couple of weeks. Man City’s defeat at Liverpool on New Year’s Eve has been the only time that they have dropped points in their last five games, with the Sky Blues scoring on nine occasions during that time.

That said, City keeper Claudio Bravo is looking very short of confidence, and a game rarely goes by where he doesn’t make a glaring error. If the Chilean starts ahead of Willy Caballero at the London Stadium then expect West Ham to cause him all sorts of problems, particularly if big Andy Carroll is on the field!

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It is worth noting that both teams have managed to score in four of the last five meetings, including Manchester City’s 3-1 win at the Etihad earlier this season. In fact, you have to go back ten clashes to find the last time Manchester City failed to score against West Ham.

Between them, West Ham and Manchester City have failed to score in just six of their combined 42 league games so far this season.

With all that in mind, we see neither side keeping a clean sheet at the London Stadium.

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE @ 8/13

MAN UNITED v READING

Saturday – 12:30

Jaap Stam returns to his former stomping ground on Saturday lunchtime.

The now Reading manager was part of Manchester United’s famous treble winning side of the late nineties, eventually leaving for Lazio in 2001 after conflict with Sir Alex Ferguson.

Stam is doing a fine job as Reading boss. The Royals are just one place outside the automatic promotion spots and trail leaders Brighton by only eight points.

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Their opponents, Manchester United are also in great form – winning their last seven games in all competitions.

Jose Mourinho’s side have been dominant at home this season. The Red Devils side have taken 19 points from a possible 30 at Old Trafford – losing just once.

The last three games involving Reading have resulted in a staggering 14 goals. In fact, the Royals are among the highest scorers in the Championship this season, so we expect them to find the net at some point on Saturday.

However, United are unbeaten in their last seven FA Cup clashes, and we expect that run to continue at Old Trafford.

BEST BET: MAN UTD CLEAN SHEET – NO @ 23/20

PRESTON v ARSENAL

Saturday – 17:30

Preston hosted Arsenal in the third round of the FA Cup back in 1999. On that day, the Gunners were victorious after an Emmanuel Petit brace helped them to a 4-2 win.

Both sides are coming into this game in fairly decent form. Preston have lost just one of their last five games, with Arsenal winning two of their last three.

After a busy festive period, expect Arsene Wenger to stick to his usual early round routine and rest a host of key attacking players for the game at Deepdale.

While they scored three away at Bournemouth on Tuesday night, Arsenal seem to lack creativity without Mesut Ozil, who has missed each of their last two games through illness. The German playmaker looks unlikely to feature at Preston and with top scorer Alexis Sanchez in desperate need of a rest, we really see Arsenal struggling to break the hosts down.

With that in mind, we see Saturday’s game being a fairly low scoring affair, with the hosts being more than happy to settle for a replay.

BEST BET: UNDER 3.5 GOALS @ 8/15

LIVERPOOL v PLYMOUTH

Sunday – 13:30

This will be the first meeting between Liverpool and Plymouth since 1962 – a game in which the Merseysiders won by three goals to two.

After needing a replay to scrape past Newport County in the last round, Plymouth have been rewarded with a lucrative trip to Anfield. 

In truth, both sides have enjoyed the first half of their respective seasons.

Liverpool currently sit in second place in the Premier League, while Plymouth are occupying exactly the same position in League Two.

Incidentally, Plymouth defender Billy Palfrey is the cousin of our weekly rugby columnist, Luke Chapman. The young defender recently returned from a loan spell at Torquay and is expected to make the bench for Argyle on Sunday.

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Liverpool have been solid at the back in recent weeks, keeping three clean sheets in their last five home games.

Much of this solidarity has come from the fine form of Dejan Lovren, who is starting to look like the defensive leader Liverpool have craved since the departure of Jamie Carragher.

Jürgen Klopp’s men are yet to lose at Anfield this season, winning nine times and drawing twice in all competitions, whilst conceding only eight goals along the way.

This won’t be music to the ears of Plymouth fans who have seen their side score just five times in as many league games.

We expect the hosts to win this one, keeping a clean sheet in the process.

BEST BET: LIVERPOOL WIN TO NIL @ 8/11

TOTTENHAM v ASTON VILLA

Sunday – 16:00

Tottenham have dominated games against Aston Villa in recent years – winning eight of the last nine clashes between the sides.

During that time, the North Londoners have managed 22 goals, conceding just twice and keeping an impressive seven clean sheets.

Aston Villa have struggled on the road this season, and have only managed to win twice away from Villa Park since being relegated to the Championship in May.

Spurs are yet to lose at White Hart Lane during this campaign, with their only two home defeats coming at Wembley whilst on Champions League duty.

Since taking over at the club in October, Steve Bruce has managed to steady the ship, particularly in home games. However, his new side are still struggling away from Villa Park and have only managed one win in their last six away games.

This will be pleasing news for Tottenham, who have won their last four home games – netting on thirteen occasions.

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Dele Alli will be coming into this game full of confidence, scoring seven times in his last four appearances. It is also worth noting that the England midfielder managed to find the net in this fixture last season.

We are going for a comfortable home win and if selected, we wouldn’t be surprised to see Alli to find the net again.

BEST BET: TOTTENHAM -1 (HANDICAP) @ 3/4

CAMBRIDGE v LEEDS

Monday – 19:45

Garry Monk has done a brilliant job since taking over as Leeds manager in the summer.

Despite their off-field distractions, Leeds look like a together unit, and are currently occupying fifth place in the Championship after four wins from their last five league games.

Cambridge United may be flying high in League Two, but they have struggled in front of their home fans so far this season. The U’s have dropped points in seven of their 12 home league games so far this season – losing on five occasions.

This will be music to the ears of Leeds fans, who have already seen their side win an impressive six league games away from home during this campaign.

Everything points to an away win here.

BEST BET: LEEDS TO WIN @ 11/10

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NEW YEAR’S BETTING GUIDE: FIVE TOP TIPS

2017 is almost here and to celebrate, our tipping team have analysed some of the biggest football action taking place over the New Year’s weekend – including the Old Firm derby and a massive clash at Anfield!

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RANGERS v CELTIC

New Year’s Eve – 12:15

The third Old Firm derby of the season takes place on Saturday lunchtime.

Rangers host bitter rivals Celtic, and will be looking for revenge after losing both of the two meetings that have taken place this season.

Rangers were on the end of a humiliating 5-1 defeat at Celtic Park in September before a late winner at Hampden a month later handed Celtic a second victory and a place in the Scottish League Cup final.

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Moussa Dembele has enjoyed playing against Rangers this season – scoring four goals in his two meetings against the Gers.

Celtic have been formidable away from home during this campaign. The Hoops haven’t lost a league game on the road all season and have only dropped points on one occasion when playing away from home.

That won’t worry Rangers fans too much, as they are yet to see their side lose a home game this season.

However, one thing that will cause concern for the Gers faithful is their side’s recent record against Celtic.

Rangers haven’t won any of their last four games against Celtic within 90 minutes and have conceded on nine occasions during that period.

Everything points to an away win.

BEST BET: CELTIC TO WIN @ 3/4

LEICESTER v WEST HAM

New Year’s Eve – 15:00

These two sides have struggled to re-create their form from last season.

Champions Leicester find themselves down in 16th place after winning on just four occasions in the league this season, while West Ham have crawled up to mid-table after taking ten points from their last four games.

In all honesty, Leicester’s home form hasn’t been a problem. They have only lost twice at the King Power this season, with all four of their league victories coming in-front of home support, including their 4-2 win over Man City earlier this month.

West Ham have faced some tough away trips recently, with visits to Anfield, Old Trafford and White Hart Lane in their last three games away from the London Stadium.

Slaven Bilic’s men led in all three of those games but were unable to hold on, conceding two late goals to lose against Spurs, which was followed by draws with Man United and Liverpool.

Leicester hosted West Ham on two occasions last season. Their Premier League clash at the King Power ended in a 2-2 draw, while extra time was needed in their League Cup clash.

This one looks too close to call, but in our eyes, West Ham won’t come away empty handed.

BEST BET: DOUBLE CHANCE – WEST HAM OR DRAW @ 8/11

LIVERPOOL v MAN CITY

New Year’s Eve – 17:30

Second plays third at Anfield on Saturday evening, with Liverpool hosting Manchester City in one of the most eagerly anticipated games of the season.

Over the last few seasons, this has been a fixture that has produced both goals and excitement by the bucket load.

The two sides have shared a jaw-dropping 37 goals in their last ten meetings – which equates to an average of 3.7 goals per game.

It is also worth noting that Liverpool’s 3-0 win back in March was the only one of those ten games that didn’t end with both sides scoring.

In terms of this campaign, Liverpool and Man City have been two of the most prolific clubs in the Premier League – netting on 84 occasions between them so far.

Sergio Aguero returns to the Manchester City squad this weekend after his four-game ban, however, Liverpool are one of the few clubs in the league he seems to struggle against.

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Since arriving in England back in 2011, the prolific Argentine has only managed four goals against Liverpool.

That said, we still expect goals to be on the agenda come Saturday evening, and we wouldn’t be surprised if Aguero got himself on the scoresheet.

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 4/6

WATFORD v TOTTENHAM

New Year’s Day – 13:30

After a decent start to the season, Watford have struggled of late – losing four of their last six league games.

That said, their solid recent home form has stopped them from slipping too far down the table. The Hornets have won four of their last seven home games.

Like Sunday’s opponents, Tottenham have also found it hard on the road lately, winning just one of their last six away games.

Three of Spurs’ last five games have been against teams in the bottom half of the table, and they have found the net with relative ease. Pochettino’s men have scored 10 goals in total, with six of those coming in the second half.

In three of the last four meetings between Watford and Tottenham, the sides have been level at half-time, with Spurs have going onto win on each occasion.

In fact these sides are often involved in games that are level at the break. Watford have been level at half-time in three of their last five home games, while Spurs have been drawing after 45 minutes in four of their last six away games.

Although we see Tottenham winning this, we don’t seen Watford making it easy for them.

BEST BET: DRAW/TOTTENHAM (HT/FT) @ 10/3

ARSENAL v CRYSTAL PALACE

New Year’s Day – 16:00

Old enemies Arsene Wenger and Sam Allardyce meet at the Emirates on Sunday afternoon, with Arsenal and Crystal Palace both in desperate need of a positive result.

Arsenal’s title challenge suffered a huge dent in December, with back-to-back away losses against Everton and Manchester City leaving them a considerable distance behind leaders Chelsea.

cechSince losing Shkodran Mustafi to injury a few weeks ago, the Gunners look lost at the back and have conceded four goals in the three games since his absence.

In fact, Arsenal’s clean sheet against West Brom on Boxing Day was their first in 12 games.

This will be music to the ears of Sam Allardyce. His new side have scored 17 league goals away from home already this season – the fourth highest total of all 20 Premier League sides.

When it comes to meetings between these clubs, goals are a near certainty.

Both sides have managed to net in each of the last four meetings between Arsenal and Crystal Palace, with eleven goals being scored during that time.

Unfortunately for Palace, they have only beaten Arsenal on three occasions since 1934 and have gone 14 games without a victory against Sunday’s opponents.

We see Arsenal winning this one – but we don’t see them keeping a clean sheet at the Emirates.

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE @ 10/11

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FESTIVE BETTING GUIDE: FIVE PREMIER LEAGUE TIPS

The festive feast of football is almost upon us and to celebrate, our tipsters have analysed the big Premier League action – providing you with a few top tips along the way.

Remember, we will be posting our New Year’s preview next Thursday – so keep your eyes peeled!

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WATFORD v CRYSTAL PALACE

Boxing Day – 12:30

Walter Mazzari has done a fine job since taking over at Watford in the summer.

The former Inter and Napoli boss has guided the Hornets to 12th place in the Premier League after taking 21 points from their 17 games so far.

Despite their below par 2016/17 campaign, Crystal Palace haven’t actually performed too badly on the road so far. In fact, the South Londoners are ranked in 11th when it comes to Premier League away form, avoiding defeat in 50% of their games when playing away from Selhurst Park this season.

The Eagles have been dominant in recent meetings with Watford, losing just two of the last 12 games between the sides.

Palace have been particularly impressive in away clashes against Watford. The South Londoners have managed two wins from their last three trips to Vicarage Road and haven’t lost at Watford since 2009.

This will alarm Watford fans, who have already seen their side drop points in four of their eight home games this season.

Taking all of the above into consideration, the hosts’ price looks way too short for us and we are more than happy to lay them here.

BEST BET: DOUBLE CHANCE – PALACE OR DRAW @ 1/2

LEICESTER v EVERTON

Boxing Day – 15:00

Leicester enjoyed themselves in last season’s two league games against Everton. The Foxes won both fixtures, scoring six times along the way – including braces from Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez in the respective home and away games.

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It is fair to say that Ronald Koeman and Claudio Ranieri are both feeling the pressure at present.

Despite a great start to this season, Koeman has seen his Everton side fall to mid-table mediocrity after a run of just two wins in their last 12 league games.

Things have been even worse for Ranieri and Leicester. The Champions sit just three places and three points above the relegation zone – losing eight of their 17 league games this season.

To say that recent meetings between Leicester and Everton have been exciting would be an understatement.

The sides have shared a whopping 17 goals in their last four meetings, with all of those games ending with at least four goals and with both sides scoring.

Leicester and Everton have also been amongst the goals in the Premier League so far this season – netting on 44 occasions between them during the campaign.

We are going for a high scoring draw at the King Power.

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 10/11

HULL v MAN CITY

Boxing Day – 17:15

Despite wins against Leicester and Swansea in the opening two games of the season, Hull’s season has quickly faltered and they now sit bottom of the Premier League table.

Free-scoring Manchester City currently occupy third place in the league after their comeback victory against Arsenal last weekend, however their leaky defence is a real cause for concern.

Pep Guardiola’s side have conceded 20 league goal this season and have only managed three clean sheets from their 17 ties.

Man City have won four of their last five clashes against Hull, scoring 13 goals in the process. However, it is also worth noting that Hull have failed to score in only two of those games.

Hull have won just one home game this season and failed to keep a clean sheet at the KCOM Stadium.

However, home goals haven’t been an issue for the Tigers of late. In fact, Hull have netted on six occasions during their last three home games.

Although Man City have won three of their last four away games, they have only managed to keep a single clean sheet – conceding at Crystal Palace, Burnley and Leicester along the way.

However, it is worth noting that City have managed to score 10 goals during that period.

We see Man City winning this one with relative ease, but we don’t fancy them to keep a clean sheet.

BEST BET: MAN CITY WIN & BTTS @ 15/8

LIVERPOOL V STOKE

Tuesday – 17:15

Liverpool have had a fine campaign so far, and will be coming into this game with an abundance of confidence after a late Sadio Mane goal winner in the Merseyside derby a week ago. That victory lifted the Reds to second in the league – they now find themselves just six points behind leaders Chelsea.

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Things weren’t so rosy for Stoke in the last round of fixtures. The Potters surrendered a two-goal lead to ten man Leicester, eventually drawing the game 2-2 at the Britannia Stadium.

Liverpool are yet to lose at Anfield this season – winning five times and drawing twice. That said, the Reds have only played home games against two sides who currently occupy places in the top half of the table.

Jürgen Klopp’s men have failed to score in just one of their eight home Premier League games in the league this season, however, they have only managed to keep two clean sheets during that time.

Coincidently, Stoke have failed to score in just one of their last six Premier League away matches and have managed to net at both the Emirates and Old Trafford this season.

While they’ve had no trouble scoring on the road, the Potters have conceded in six of their eight away league games this season.

In the last five league clashes between Liverpool and Stoke, both teams have managed to net on three occasions with 22 goals being scoring in total.

We see both sides finding the net on Tuesday.

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE @ 10/11

SOUTHAMPTON v TOTTENHAM

Wednesday – 19:45

Many people worried about Southampton’s Premier League safety when Claude Puel took over at the club in the summer.

The former Monaco and Lyon manager was fairly unknown on these shores when he arrived in June and had to deal with losing key players such as Graziano Pelle, Sadio Mane and Victor Wanyama almost immediately after taking the hot seat.

However, the Frenchman has settled wonderfully. Southampton sit seventh in the Premier League and will also be competing in January’s League Cup semi-finals.

Tottenham are having another decent campaign and find themselves in fifth place after back-to-back Premier League wins over Hull and Burnley in recent weeks.

That said, Mauricio Pochettino’s men have tasted defeat in each of their last two away league games. However, it is worth noting that those losses were against Chelsea and Manchester United respectively.

While Southampton got the better of Spurs in their last meeting, it is the North Londoners who have dominated recent games between the two sides.

Spurs have won six of their last eight games against Southampton and haven’t tasted defeat at St Mary’s since 2005.

We see Spurs getting the better of Southampton again on Wednesday night.

BEST BET: TOTTENHAM TO WIN @ 8/5

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WEEKEND BETTING GUIDE: FIVE TOP TIPS

The final weekend before Christmas is upon us – and it is packed with sporting action!

Below, we analyse the weekend’s big action, including two Premier League derbies and a colossal clash in Italy’s top division.

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CRYSTAL PALACE v CHELSEA

Saturday – 12:30

Despite two memorable victories against Chelsea in recent years, Crystal Palace have a wretched record against Saturday’s opponents.

Palace have lost nine of their last 13 games against Chelsea, conceding on 26 occasions during that period.

When it comes to the current Premier League campaign, Chelsea have been formidable away from home, dropping points on just two occasions – conceding just seven times.

That won’t be music to the ears of Palace fans, who have watched their side ship 12 league goals at Selhurst Park this season. In fact, the Eagles are the third worst performing side in Premier League home games this season, taking just seven points from a possible 27.

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Finding the net hasn’t been a problem for either site this season. Between them, the sides have netted over 60 league goals so far.

It is also worth noting that Palace and Chelsea shared six goals during their two league meetings last season.

Chelsea won comfortably at Stamford Bridge last season, and we fancy them to win a high scoring encounter at Selhurst Park.

BEST BET: CHELSEA WIN & OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 6/5

JUVENTUS v ROMA

Saturday – 19:45

Juventus and Roma are the two of the strongest teams in Italy at this present moment – occupying first and second place respectively.

Roma have been the most exciting side in Serie A this season and are the highest scoring side in the division with 36 goals so far.

Much of this has been down to former Premier League players, Edin Dzeko and Mohamed Salah who have shared 20 Serie A goals so far this season.

Juventus lost Paul Pogba in the summer and used the funds raised to bring in Gonzalo Higuain from Napoli.

While Higuain has netted on nine occasions in the league since joining Juve, he seems to struggle when strike partner and fellow countryman Paulo Dybala isn’t present. Dybala missed five Serie A games through injury recently, in which time Higuain found the net on just one occasion.

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Games between these two sides are often fiery encounters, with five red cards being shown in the last four meetings.

Juventus have had the better of recent meetings, winning ten of their last 13 against Roma – losing just three times during that period.

We are going for a narrow home win here.

BEST BET: JUVENTUS TO WIN @ 8/11

BOURNEMOUTH v SOUTHAMPTON

Sunday – 13:30

These two South Coast rivals have had fairly similar seasons. Southampton currently site just one place above Bournemouth in the Premier League, with both sides taking 21 points from their 16 games.

Eddie Howe and Claude Puel both like to focus on ball retention – guarding against any route one tactics unless absolutely necessary.

While this may be pleasing on the eye against lesser talented opposition, there is every chance that their similarity in style could lead to a flat game on Sunday.

Bournemouth won 2-0 in this fixture last season, however their record against Southampton isn’t too great.

In fact, prior to that victory, the Cherries had lost four straight games against their South Coast rivals, scoring on just one occasion.

Southampton have struggled for goals on the road this season, scoring just six times in their eight away league games.

Bournemouth aren’t exactly free scoring either. Take away their 6-1 win over a weakened Hull side and the Cherries have scored on just 16 occasions all season.

Everything points to a low scoring draw on Sunday afternoon.

BEST BET: UNDER 2.5 GOALS @ 6/10

MAN CITY v ARSENAL

Saturday – 16:00

Whenever Manchester City and Arsenal meet, goals are always on the agenda.

In fact, the two sides have shared a staggering 27 goals in their last seven meetings – that’s an average of 3.8 goals per game.

We expect Sunday afternoon to be no different, particularly with Pep Guardiola and Arsene Wenger in the two dugouts.

Guardiola and Wenger are among the two most attack minded coaches in world football and both have a reputation of throwing caution to the wind in big games such as this.

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This is proven when you look at this season’s stats. Manchester City and Arsenal are both among the highest scoring clubs in the Premier League this season – netting on 71 occasions between them.

Arsenal’s recent away record against Man City makes for pretty decent reading. The Gunners have taken four points from their last two trips to the Etihad, scoring four times during those ties.

Expect to see the net bulging on numerous occasions come Sunday afternoon.

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE @ 8/15

EVERTON v LIVERPOOL

Monday – 20:00

Everton have had a torrid time of late, winning just one of their last ten league games. That said, much of this has been down to their woes away from home – in fact, their home form has been extremely impressive.

The Toffees haven’t lost at home since March and will be buoyed after their home victory against Arsenal at Goodison Park on Tuesday night.

Liverpool have fallen off the pace in recent weeks, winning just two of their last five Premier League games.

To say that Everton have a bad recent record against Liverpool would be a scandalous understatement.

The Blues are without a win in any of their last 12 Merseyside derbies, with their last victory coming over six years ago.

However, Liverpool have only won on five occasions during that time, meaning the most popular recent result between these sides has been the draw.

In fact, three of the last four games between the sides have ended level.

We are sticking with trend this weekend and going for a draw.

BEST BET: THE DRAW @ 12/5

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WEEKEND BETTING GUIDE: OUR TOP TIPS

Looking forward to Anthony Joshua’s title defence on Saturday night and Man United v Tottenham on Sunday?

Find out below our tips for them as we analyse this weekend’s sporting action.  

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LEICESTER v MAN CITY

Saturday – 17:30

After a remarkable season last year, Leicester have struggled in the league so far. The Foxes have failed to win a game in their last five, although they have only failed to score in 2 of their 7 home games this season.

Man City have had a better time, having only lost once away from home this season, scoring 17 goals in the process.

Although both sides have been able to find the net, they have struggled to keep clean sheets.

Leicester have conceded 4 goals in their last 3 home games, whilst Man City haven’t kept a clean sheet since October, conceding 6 goals in their last 4 games.

Even though Man City will be without Aguero after his red card against Chelsea last weekend, we still see them getting back to winning ways, although they may have to wait a bit longer for a clean sheet.

BEST BET: BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE @ 4/6

JOSHUA v MOLINA

Saturday – 22:00

Anthony Joshua’s professional career has been faultless so far. The Olympic gold medallist has taken the heavyweight division by storm, winning all 17 of his professional bouts by knockout or technical knockout.

The 27-year-old became world champion in just his 16th professional bout, defeating Charles Martin at the O2 in April. He then made a successful first defence against Dominic Breazeale at the same venue just ten weeks later.

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That said, Eric Molina will provide him with his biggest test so far.

The big Texan has won 26 of his 28 professional bouts and is coming-off an impressive victory against Thomas Adamek seven months ago.

Deontay Wilder has been compared to Anthony Joshua on numerous occasions. Fans of the Englishman will be pleased to hear that Wilder took just nine rounds to stop Molina in April of last year.

No fight involving Anthony Joshua has ever gone past the seventh round and we see his punch power being far too much for Molina at the 02 on Saturday night.

We are convinced that Joshua will stop Molina in the first half of the fight.

BEST BET: JOSHUA TO WIN IN ROUND 3 @ 17/4

MAN UNITED v TOTTENHAM

Sunday – 14:15

Both sides go into the game following mid-week European games. Man United’s last 2 home games that have followed their Europa League game has ended in a draw, both finishing 1-1. Tottenham have drawn 2 of their last 3 Premier League games that have followed their mid-week Champions League fixture.

The Red Devils let another lead slip late on at the weekend and have now dropped seven points as a result of goals conceded in the last 10 minutes in the league this season.

Spurs are unbeaten at home, winning five and drawing twice. However, although only losing once away from home, they have only managed to win twice in seven games.

Man United and Tottenham have both drawn six times this season, with United drawing their last four home games and three of Spurs’ draws coming in their last four away games.

We see another draw this weekend.

BEST BET: THE DRAW @ 23/10

LIVERPOOL v WEST HAM

Sunday – 16:30

Liverpool will not need reminding of their meetings against West Ham last season. The Hammers were unbeaten against Liverpool last season, winning three times and drawing once.

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However, this season hasn’t gone to plan for West Ham and they find themselves one point above the relegation zone with their only away win coming against Crystal Palace.

Although the Hammers have struggled to win games, they have only not scored once away from home this season – scoring at Chelsea, Man City, Tottenham and Man United. However, they have conceded 15 times in their 7 away games so far.

Before losing at Bournemouth on Sunday, Liverpool were in good form having been on an 11 game unbeaten run and they are currently unbeaten at home having scored 19 goals. However, they have only managed to keep a clean sheet at Anfield twice this season.

We see Liverpool winning this convincingly.

BEST BET: OVER 2.5 GOALS @ 4/9

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