Archive | October, 2016

Champions League: Man City v Barcelona Preview & Betting Tips

Luis SuarezManchester City aim to enact revenge on Barcelona when the La Liga champions travel to the Etihad Stadium to take on Pep Guardiola’s men on Tuesday (7.45pm on BT Sport 2).

Luis Enrique’s side thrashed Man City 4-0 when the pair went head-to-head at the Camp Nou a more …

Horse Racing: Charlie Hall Chase Preview & 10/1 Betting Tip

Colin TizzardThe Charlie Hall Chase at Wetherby is the first major staying chase of the new jumps season and the current titleholder Cue Card is the hot favourite at 4/6 (3.20pm, Saturday live on Channel 4). Is defeat really out of the question? He has to pay the penalty for his former glories, shouldering 10lb more than some of his rivals.

His trainer Colin Tizzard (pictured) now benefits from more …

Premier League: Crystal Palace v Liverpool Preview & Betting Tips

Alan PardewLiverpool will be hoping to make it seven wins from 10 games when they take on Crystal Palace, who have proven to be something of a bogey team for the Reds in recent years, this weekend (5.30pm Saturday, BT Sport 1).

Liverpool moved level on points with table-toppers Manchester City last weekend, with Jurgen Klopp’s more …

EFL Cup: Man Utd v Man City Preview & Betting Tips

Pep GuardiolaMan Utd play host to rivals Manchester City in the EFL Cup fourth round this midweek, with both in need of a lift after underwhelming recent runs of form (8pm Wednesday on Sky Sports 1).

United, who made it through to this stage of the competition by beating Northampton 3-1 last month, were more …

Premier League: Chelsea v Man Utd Preview & Betting Tips

Marcus RashfordJose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge for the first time since taking charge of Manchester United as his new side take on Chelsea in the Premier League this weekend (4pm Sunday, Sky Sports 1).

Antonio Conte’s charges made it two wins from two last time out, with champions Leicester City comfortably more …

Champions League: Barcelona v Man City Preview & Betting Tips

Lionel MessiPep Guardiola returns to the Camp Nou as his Manchester City side take on Barcelona in the Champions League group stage this midweek (7.45pm Wednesday on BT Sport 2).

Barcelona, who have been crowned kings of Europe on five occasions (1992, 2006, 2009, 2011 and 2015) have more …

Premier League: Liverpool v Man Utd Betting Tips Preview

Jose MourinhoNorth West rivals Manchester United and Liverpool will renew hostilities on Monday night as both clubs attempt to close the gap separating themselves from the top of the Premier League table (8pm, Sky Sports 1).

Man Utd were held to a 1-1 draw by Stoke City last time out, with a late strike from Joe Allen earning the more …

Horse Racing: British Champions Sprint Stakes Preview & 7/1 Betting Tip

James FanshaweKarl Burke’s star filly Quiet Reflection heads the British Champions Sprint Stakes betting market at 3/1 (2pm Saturday, Ascot live on Channel 4).

Quiet Reflection’s only defeat in her five runs this season was in the July Cup at Newmarket, she was beaten two lengths by Limato into third. Burke expressed his concerns about more …

Premier League: Chelsea v Leicester Preview with Betting Tips

Victor MosesExpect Chelsea to close the gap between themselves and first-placed Manchester City when champions Leicester City travel to Stamford Bridge this weekend (12.30pm Saturday, Sky Sports 1).

Antonio Conte’s side ran out 2-0 winners at Hull City before the international break, a much-needed more …

World Cup Qualifier: Slovenia v England Preview & Betting Tips

Jordan HendersonGareth Southgate can make it two wins from two as interim boss of England when the Three Lions travel to Ljubljana to take on Slovenia in their third World Cup 2018 qualifying fixture (7.45pm Tuesday on ITV1).

The former Middlesbrough manager got his tenure in charge of England off to an ideal start on more …

World Cup Qualifier: England v Malta Preview & Betting Tips

Gareth SouthgateGareth Southgate’s tenure as England’s interim manager begins with a World Cup qualifier against Malta at Wembley Stadium this weekend (5pm Saturday on ITV1).

Sam Allardyce was appointed as Roy Hodgson’s successor following the European Championship in the summer but left his post by mutual consent last week due to allegations made by more …

World Cup Qualifier: Austria v Wales Preview & Betting Tips

Chris ColemanWales will be looking to make it two wins from two in qualification for the 2018 World Cup when they take on Austria, who also emerged victorious from their opening encounter (7.45pm Thursday on Sky Sports 1).

Chris Coleman (pictured) guided the Welsh to their greatest ever tournament showing in the more …

Horse Racing: Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe Preview & Betting Tip

Dermot WeldIt would be very difficult to oppose Postponed, the 7/4 favourite in the Arc betting, off level weights but the generous 8lb allowance for three-year-olds makes a look at his younger rivals worthwhile (3.05pm Sunday, Chantilly).

Seven of the past ten Arc winners have been beneficiaries of that allowance and there may more …