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International Friendly: England vs USA Preview & Betting Tips

Wayne Rooney: USA vs England PreviewIn their penultimate match of a successful year, England can be expected to record victory over a young United States side at Wembley on Thursday (20:00 GMT, live on Sky 1 / Sky Sports Main Event).

Few would have expected England to go as far as they did in the World Cup in Russia, but a run to the more …

Manchester Derby Preview: Man City vs Man Utd Guide & Betting Tips

Sergio Aguero: Manchester Derby previewManchester City can strengthen the impression that the gap between the two Manchester clubs is growing with victory at home to Manchester United on Sunday (16:30 GMT, live on Sky Sports).

City and United finished first and second respectively in the Premier League last season, but a full 19 points more …

Champions League: Man City vs Shakhtar Donetsk Preview & Betting Tips

Raheem SterlingManchester City will expect to take a further step towards qualifying for the Champions League knockout rounds with victory at home to Shakhtar Donetsk at the Etihad on Wednesday (20:00 GMT, live on BT Sport).

Man City come into the fourth matchday as the leaders in Group F after recovering from their opening loss at more …

Premier League: Bournemouth vs Man Utd Betting Tips & Preview

Eddie Howe: Bournemouth vs Man Utd previewBournemouth have a big chance to continue their excellent start to the season when they host Manchester United at the Vitality Stadium on Saturday (12:30pm, live on BT Sport).

The Cherries have finished 16th, ninth and 12th in their three seasons since earning promotion to more …

Premier League: Tottenham vs Man City Preview & Betting Tips

Pep Guardiola: Spurs vs Man City PreviewWith a five-way scrap at the top of the Premier League table, the clash between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at Wembley has major significance on Monday (8pm, live on Sky Sports).

Nine matches into the season, City and Liverpool lead the way on 23 points apiece, with Chelsea, Arsenal and more …

Champions League: Man Utd vs Juventus Preview & Betting Tips

Cristiano Ronaldo: Man Utd vs Juventus PreviewTeams with a rich history in European football meet again in the group stage of this year’s Champions League when Manchester United welcome Juventus to Old Trafford on Tuesday (20:00 BST, live on BT Sport).

Between them, they have won 11 major European trophies, including three Champions Leagues for United and more …

UEFA Nations League: Spain vs England Preview & Betting Tips

Harry Kane: Spain vs England previewSpain would confirm themselves as the winners of Group 4 in League A of the UEFA Nations League with victory over England in the Estadio Benito Villamarin in Seville on Monday (19:45 BST, live on Sky Sports).

Spain top the three-team group with six points after defeating England 2-1 at Wembley and thrashing Croatia 6-0 in more …

UEFA Nations League: Croatia vs England Preview & Betting Tips

Gareth Southgate: Croatia vs England PreviewEngland face the side who ended their World Cup dreams when they travel to Croatia on Friday (7.45pm live on Sky Sports).

Croatia won 2-1 in the World Cup semi-final between the sides in Russia in July. They recovered from Kieran Trippier’s early goal to equalise through Ivan Perisic in the second half and more …

Premier League: Liverpool vs Man City Preview & Betting Tips

Pep Guardiola: Liverpool vs Man City PreviewThe two teams currently tied atop the Premier League clash when Liverpool host Manchester City at Anfield on Sunday (16:30 BST, live on Sky Sports).

Reigning champions Man City remain the odds-on favourites with the bookmakers to defend their title successfully. Liverpool are comfortably the second-ranked team and have started the season in a more …

Premier League: Chelsea vs Liverpool Preview & Betting Tips

Mohamed SalahChelsea and Liverpool have made excellent starts to the season, which sets up a mouth-watering clash at Stamford Bridge on Saturday (17:30 BST, live on BT Sport).

Chelsea emerged victorious in a meeting between weakened versions of the two sides in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday, with late goals from Emerson and substitute Eden Hazard seeing more …

Premier League: West Ham vs Chelsea Preview & Betting Tips

Manuel Pellegrini: West Ham vs Chelsea PreviewChelsea will have designs on continuing their perfect start to the new Premier League season when they travel across London to take on West Ham at the London Stadium (1.30pm Sunday, live on Sky Sports).

It has been a dream commencement to the campaign for new Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri, who has overseen a more …

Champions League: Liverpool vs PSG Preview & Betting Tips

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool vs PSG PreviewSomething has to give when two teams who have made perfect starts to the new campaign meet as Liverpool host Paris Saint-Germain in the opening match of their Champions League group at Anfield on Tuesday (8pm, live on BT Sport).

Liverpool opened a top-flight campaign with five consecutive victories for the first time since 1990 with a 2-1 win away at more …

Football Friendly: England vs Switzerland Preview & Betting Tips

Marcus Rashford: England vs Switzerland PreviewAfter defeat to Spain on Saturday, England will seek to get back to winning ways when they host Switzerland in a friendly at the King Power Stadium in Leicester (8pm Tuesday, live on Sky Sports).

On the balance of chances, a draw would not have been an unfair result against Spain in England’s more …

UEFA Nations League: England vs Spain Preview & Betting Tips

Gareth SouthgateEngland host Spain in their opening match of the newly established UEFA Nations League tournament at Wembley on Saturday (19:45 BST, live on Sky Sports).

The competition splits UEFA’s 55 member nations into four leagues, each then comprised of four groups. The winners of each group will progress to the semi-finals and final of more …

Premier League: Leicester vs Liverpool Preview & Betting Tips

Sadio Mane: Leicester vs Liverpool PreviewTwo teams who have made good starts to the new season meet when Leicester City host Liverpool at the King Power Stadium on Saturday (12:30 BST, live on Sky Sports).

Leicester lost out to Manchester United in an even match on the opening day of the season but have more …

Premier League: Wolves vs Man City Preview & Betting Tips

Sergio Aguero: Wolves vs Man City PreviewChampionship title winners Wolverhampton Wanderers will receive an early taste of the quality at the top end of the Premier League when they host reigning champions Manchester City at Molineux on Saturday (12:30 BST, live on Sky Sports).

Wolves have arrived in the top flight with relatively big expectations after comfortably winning the Championship last season with more …

UEFA Super Cup Final: Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid Preview & Betting Tips

Gareth Bale: UEFA Super Cup Final PreviewA local rivalry will be played out some 3,000 kilometres away from its epicentre when Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid meet in the UEFA Super Cup final at the A. Le Coq Arena in Tallinn, Estonia on Wednesday (8pm, live on BT Sport).

Spanish clubs have dominated European competition in recent times, and this is the fourth all-Spanish Super Cup encounter in more …

Premier League: Arsenal vs Man City Preview & Betting Tips

Riyad Mahrez: Arsenal vs Man City PreviewTwo old adversaries take each other on when Unai Emery’s Arsenal host Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City on the opening weekend of the new Premier League season at the Emirates (4pm Sunday, live on Sky Sports).

Emery’s Valencia side posed Guardiola’s Barcelona team some problems in their meetings between more …

Championship: Leeds vs Stoke Preview & Betting Tips

Gary Rowett: Leeds vs Stoke PreviewTwo of the pre-season favourites for promotion meet when Leeds United host Stoke City on the opening weekend of the Championship season on Sunday (16:30 BST, live on Sky Sports).

Leeds finished down in 13th last season, but the summer arrival of the mercurial Argentinian coach Marcelo Bielsa has more …

Community Shield: Chelsea v Man City Preview & Betting Tips

Maurizio Sarri: Chelsea v Man City PreviewChelsea and Manchester City square off in the English football season’s traditional curtain-raiser when they meet in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday (15:00 BST, live on BT Sport).

The Community Shield has been around in one guise or another since 1908 and currently pits the more …

World Cup Semi-Final: England v Croatia Preview & Betting Tips

Harry Maguire: England v Croatia PreviewOnly Croatia now stand between England and a place in their first World Cup final in over half a century when the two sides meet in their semi-final in Moscow on Wednesday (7pm live on ITV1).

Expectations were not particularly high coming into the tournament, but here England are, in the last four, with the more …

World Cup: France v Belgium Preview & Betting Tips

Romelu Lukaku: France v Belgium PreviewAfter both seeing off South American opposition in the last eight, France and Belgium meet for a place in the 2018 World Cup final in Saint-Petersburg on Tuesday (19:00 BST, live on BBC1 TV).

Belgium were considered a solid outside bet before things got underway in Russia, but France are the only one more …

World Cup: England vs Sweden Preview & Betting Tips

Gareth Southgate: England vs Sweden PreviewEngland have already enjoyed their best World Cup campaign since 2006 and have a very solid chance of making it through to the final four when they face Sweden in their quarter-final in Samara on Saturday (3pm live on BBC1).

Gareth Southgate’s side have already cast aside England’s traditional hoodoo. They had lost each of more …

World Cup: England vs Colombia Preview & Betting Tips

Harry Kane: England vs Colombia PreviewEngland have worked themselves onto the arguably easier side of the draw for the World Cup knockout stages, but they will find tough first opponents when they take on Colombia in their last-16 tie in Moscow on Tuesday (19:00 BST, live on BBC1).

Wins over Tunisia and Panama had already seen England secure their progression from Group G prior to more …

World Cup: England vs Belgium Preview & Betting Tips

John Stones: England vs Belgium PreviewEngland confirmed their place in the last 16 of the World Cup with a thrashing of Panama on Sunday, and first place in the group is now on the line when they face Belgium in Kaliningrad on Thursday (19:00 BST, live on ITV).

England were 5-0 up at half-time against Panama and seemed to go a bit lighter on them thereafter, adding just more …

World Cup: England v Panama Preview & Betting Tips

Ruben Loftus-CheekAfter requiring an injury-time goal to secure victory in their World Cup opener, England will hope to get the job done a bit earlier when they take on Panama in Nizhniy Novgorod on Sunday (1pm BST, live on BBC1).

England started well against Tunisia, creating danger with some slick moves and went ahead through an more …

World Cup: England vs Tunisia Preview & Betting Tips

Gareth Southgate: England vs Tunisia PreviewEngland will hope to get off to a good start at Russia 2018 by defeating Tunisia in their Group G opener in Volgograd on Monday (7pm live on BBC1).

The feeling around the England team seems to have changed as the World Cup has got closer. The apathy engendered by poor performances in their last two major tournament appearances has more …

Football Friendly: England vs Costa Rica Preview & Betting Tips

Jamie Vardy: England vs Costa Rica PreviewEngland bid farewell to their home supporters when they host Costa Rica in their final pre-World Cup friendly at Elland Road in Leeds on Thursday (20:00 BST, live on ITV).

The Three Lions extended their unbeaten streak coming into Russia 2018 with a 2-1 win against Nigeria at Wembley on Saturday. They are now undefeated in nine matches stretching back to more …

International Friendly: England vs Nigeria Preview & Betting Tips

Gary Cahill: England vs Nigeria PreviewEngland face potentially testing opposition when they begin their build up to the World Cup with a friendly match at home to Nigeria at Wembley on Saturday (5.15pm live on ITV).

Gareth Southgate was perhaps not the most exciting choice as England head coach, and he doesn’t have a more …