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Jun 23rd, 2018 at 14:17 OLBG News 0 comments

For a long time betting on football has been restricted to somewhat limiting offers set out by the bookmakers. Having seen the dreaded ‘those selections are not available as a multiple’ error repeatedly occurring when you’re trying to add a little more value to your big game banker. What followed was a mad scramble to social media and into the pit of thousands attempting to request a bet in time for …

World Cup 2018: Huge clash of footballing style in Group H

Jun 12th, 2018 at 10:32 World Cup 0 comments

We're here, the World Cup is just days away and it is undoubtedly the perfect time to get all your ante-post bets in for the tournament before the prices drop. Looking ahead, we'll be previewing each group in Russia to find the best value. Last up, we have Group H with likes of Poland, Senegal, Colombia and Japan in what is arguably trickiest group to call. Let's dive straight in. Huge offer …

World Cup 2018: Group G betting preview as England enter new era

Jun 12th, 2018 at 10:03 World Cup 0 comments

England head into Russia under the guidance of manager Gareth Southgate, a man who has seemingly singlehandedly spearheaded a change in direction for England's new Young Lions. The Golden Generation is nothing but a disappointing figment of our distant memories, Southgate and his youngsters arrive at the 2018 World Cup with stability and, among other underlying feelings, the slightest of optimism. Is that optimism wrongly placed? We shall see. For …

World Cup 2018: Group F betting preview - Here come the Germans

Jun 10th, 2018 at 09:18 World Cup 0 comments

Those pesky Germans are here to have their say on a World Cup stage once more. Forever assured, fearless and oozing confidence Joachim Löw is heading to Russia with the trophy in is had and he'll be doing everything in his power to keep hold of it. Firs though, the Germans need to find a way out of Group F. To do so, they'll need to get past the likes of …

World Cup 2018: Group E betting preview - can anybody stop the Brazilians?

Jun 8th, 2018 at 12:27 World Cup 0 comments

Can you hear that Russia? It's the sound of Neymar and his tippy-tappy samba mates doing keepy-uppies on the plane over to yet another World Cup built on heavy expectations. Brazil's World Cup memories are tainted by that 7-1 hammering on their home turf in 2014 and, with the boy wonder just about recovered from injury, they head into Group E to take on Switzerland, Costa Rica and Serbia. Now then, …

World Cup 2018: Group D betting preview as Messi leads Argentina into battle

Jun 8th, 2018 at 11:51 World Cup 0 comments

We're here, the World Cup is just days away and it is undoubtedly the perfect time to get all your ante-post bets in for the tournament before the prices drop. Looking ahead, we'll be previewing each group in Russia to find the best value. Next up, we have Group D with Lionel Messi's Argentina, Iceland and their passionate supporters, Nigeria armed with their much discussed new kit and Croatia - …

World Cup 2018: Group C betting preview as France look set to dominate

Jun 8th, 2018 at 11:10 World Cup 0 comments

We're here, the World Cup is just days away and it is undoubtedly the perfect time to get all your ante-post bets in for the tournament before the prices drop. Looking ahead, we'll be previewing each group in Russia to find the best value. Next up, we have Group C with much-fancied France, outsiders Australia, free-flowing Peru and Christian Eriksen's Denmark. The best bets? Let's get down to it. Huge offer for …

World Cup 2018: Group B betting preview as Portugal and Spain battle it out

Jun 7th, 2018 at 12:08 World Cup 1 comments

We're here, the World Cup is just days away and it is undoubtedly the perfect time to get all your ante-post bets in for the tournament before the prices drop. Looking ahead, we'll be previewing each group in Russia to find the best value. Next up, we have Group B with European champions Portugal going up against Spain, Morocco and Iran in what looks like a tremendously unbalanced group. The best …

World Cup 2018: Group A betting preview as Uruguay lead the way

Jun 7th, 2018 at 11:15 World Cup 0 comments

We're here, the World Cup is just days away and it is undoubtedly the perfect time to get all your ante-post bets in for the tournament before the prices drop. Looking ahead, we'll be previewing each group in Russia to find the best value. First up, we have Group A with the hosts of the tournament pitting themselves against the likes of Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Uruguay. Let's dive straight in. Huge …

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah emerges as 25/1 Ballon d’Or contender

Mar 19th, 2018 at 17:17 Premier League 0 comments

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah’s four-goal haul against Watford on Saturday has seen the Egyptian enter the race for the 2018 Ballon d’Or. The 25-year-old hot shot, who is the Europe’s leading marksman so far season, has emerged as the 25/1 outsider with Betway to cap off a quite ridiculous start to his career at Anfield with an unlikely victory at football's most prestigious award ceremony. Five-time winner Lionel Messi, who has scored …

The OLBG betting guide | Saturday, March 10th

Mar 9th, 2018 at 16:31 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, it’s Saturday and that can only mean one thing… staying inside, indulging in a ludicrous amount of sport and watching our bets romp home, right? Loads of football, plenty of racing and some tasty sporting action to carry us into the early hours. With all that in mind, let’s do this. Five Things To Bet On All the best bets on Man United vs Liverpool The OLBG bloggers disect the big game …

The OLBG betting review - Monday, 5th March | Winners galore!

Mar 5th, 2018 at 22:09 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Monday’s eh? Blood Mondays! We’re all back to work after a busy weekend and, with a keen eye on Monday Night Football, the big game between Crystal Palace vs Manchester United certainly didn’t let us down. The first day of the week is never prolific for the sporting action but it normally delivers a couple of gems for the OLBG tipsters to get involved with. This morning we highlighted the biggest …

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard heavily backed to take first managerial job

Mar 1st, 2018 at 14:17 Premier League 0 comments

Chelsea favourite Frank Lampard is being tipped up to move into management with the prospect of the lower leagues proving a likely introduction to a new career path. Lampard, who ended his career in the MLS, is as short as 6/4 to take a job in the Championship for the start of the 2018/19 season. The price comes as the former England man is expected to get his coaching …

Arsene Wenger primed to leave Arsenal with Carlo Ancelotti favourite to take over

Feb 27th, 2018 at 12:44 Premier League 1 comments

Following Arsenal's damning 3-0 defeat at the hands of Manchester City in the League Cup final, bookmakers have been forced to slash the odds on manager Arsene Wenger finally leaving the club. The Frenchman, who has been under severe pressure for multiple seasons now, looks set to face yet another fan backlash as his side continually fail to deliver positive results. Wenger is now odds-on to leave Arsenal at the …

Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte 11/4 to snub pre-match handshake this weekend

Feb 23rd, 2018 at 13:20 Premier League 0 comments

Jose Mourinho and Antonio Conte are 11/4 with to avoid a pre-match handshake ahead of their teams’ clash at Old Trafford this weekend. The tradition could be ignored by both the Manchester United and Chelsea managers at 11/4, who have developed a very public rivalry since Conte took over at Mourinho’s old stomping ground. With such bad blood between the two, and a massive game on the pitch, Betway are 20/1 for …

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte now odds-on to leave before West Brom fixture

Feb 6th, 2018 at 15:04 Premier League 0 comments

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte's future at Stamford Bridge is hanging by a thread. A humiliating 4-1 defeat away at Watford on Monday Night Football has further emphasised Chelsea's poor run, that defeat coming just days after the humbling 3-0 loss to Bournemouth. Now, as former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique is hotly tipped to be Conte's successor in West London, the speed at which the Italian could leave Chelsea has been backed …

Odds dramatically slashed on Luis Enrique to replace Antonio Conte as Chelsea boss

Feb 3rd, 2018 at 21:52 Premier League 0 comments

Following the speculation surrounding the future Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique has emerged as a shock candidate to replace the Italian at Stamford Bridge. Only days ago OLBG reported how Conte's odds to leave Chelsea had plummeted from 8/1 to 11/4 to 2/1 following Wednesday’s 0-3 home defeat to Bournemouth. Now, as speculation continues to grow, online bookie BetStars have been forced to slash ex-Barca boss …

The OLBG betting guide | Sunday, February 4th

Feb 3rd, 2018 at 16:41 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, it’s Sunday and there’s a million things taking place today so lets get straight down to the good stuff, shall we? Let’s do this. Five Things To Bet On All the tips on Liverpool v Spurs A very special bet offer on the big game at Anfield A feast of stats on Crystal Palace v Newcastle Big focus on Super Bowl LII Overnight action in NBA basketball and NHL Ice Hockey Football Everybody is talking about …

The OLBG betting guide | Saturday, February 3rd

Feb 2nd, 2018 at 16:56 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, it’s Saturday and we’re all very busy so let’s get down to business. Let’s do this. Six Things To Bet On Tips on Burnley vs Manchester City A close look at Arsenal v Everton Preview of every Premier League game A feast of horse racing action Super Bowl talk with exclusive special offer 6 Nations is back and we have a very special offer for you! Football Absolutely massive day, massive. You know by now that we’ve got …

Odds on Antonio Conte to be sacked as Chelsea boss slashed

Feb 2nd, 2018 at 13:43 Premier League 0 comments

Antonio Conte’s odds of becoming the next Premier League manager to lose their job have tumbled from 8/1 to 11/4 to 2/1 following Wednesday’s 0-3 home defeat to Bournemouth. Now, after a constant stream of bets placed on Conte to be given the chop, the price has again dropped from 11/4 to 2/1. “Clearly shortening Antonio Conte to be the next Premier League manager to leave their post from 8/1 to 11/4 …

The OLBG betting guide | Friday, February 2nd

Feb 1st, 2018 at 16:53 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, yesterday was quiet without the football wasn’t it? Good job we’ve got some of the beautiful game back to make your Friday that much better! Loads going on today and I know you’ve only come here for tips and not to read my ramblings so let’s get down to business. Let’s do this. Five Things To Bet On Tips on Bolton vs Bristol City An incredible free bet offer for the big …

The OLBG betting guide | Thursday, February 1st

Jan 31st, 2018 at 18:13 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, transfer deadline day was fun, wasn’t it? Come on Arsenal fans, how you feeling after landing Aubameyang? Not only did we have to contend with the spurious amount of transfer talk yesterday, we had enough Premier League fixtures taking place to drive Everton boss Sam Allardyce up the wall. Today, however, we don’t. With the lack of footy we’ll be looking elsewhere to find the value on OLBG.com. Let’s do …

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 5/2 to score in EFL Cup final

Jan 31st, 2018 at 15:23 Other Football 0 comments

Arsenal's transfer deadline day signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is 5/2 with Betway to mark his first season in English football with a goal at Wembley in the League Cup final against Manchester City on 25th February. On top of his Wembley ambitions, the bookmaker is expecting the £60m striker to score around seven Premier League goals with just 13 games to play. Betway offer 4/6 for the Gabonese international to net seven …

The OLBG betting guide | Wednesday, January 31st

Jan 30th, 2018 at 14:05 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, Premier League football on a school night for the second day in a row is quite the treat, isn’t it? The FA Cup had its fun over the weekend and now domestic football is back, who forgot to change their Fantasy Football teams? After three games last night we have a whopping seven fixtures this evening but all eyes will be on one fixture; Spurs vs Manchester United. On …

The OLBG betting guide | Saturday, January 27th

Jan 26th, 2018 at 15:00 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, a big day ahead so let’s get down to business. The FA Cup is back today which has disrupted some of the league football taking place. That said, we’re always keen to find a potential cupset and there should be a fair few opportunities for one today. Elsewhere we take a look at the men’s and women’s Australian Open finals, a full day of racing at Doncaster and some …

The OLBG betting guide | Wednesday, January 24rd

Jan 23rd, 2018 at 21:49 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, a big day ahead so let’s get down to business. All eyes will be on the League Cup semi-final between Arsenal and Chelsea in north London, the 0-0 draw in the first leg has left this one wide open. Elsewhere we have some European football, a busy day in the racing and all the tennis down under with the Australian Open. Five Things To Bet On Arsenal vs Chelsea European Football A …

The OLBG betting guide | Sunday, January 21st

Jan 20th, 2018 at 14:58 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, Sunday already eh? We had a cracking day out at Ascot yesterday for the OLBG Mares race and we also had a fruitful day on all the football.We always love a Sunday sat watching, debating and picking a few winners so let’s get straight down to business. Five Things To Bet On Southampton v Spurs Australian Open Racing European Football NBA and NFL Football Super Sunday (if we can really call it that) will see …

The OLBG betting guide | Saturday, January 20th

Jan 19th, 2018 at 16:17 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, it’s Saturday so let’s do this! A big day ahead as the OLBG team head to Ascot for the coveted Mares race, Premier League football continues and all the big dogs get a run out on the Australian Open. Right, let’s get down to business. Five Things To Bet On Premier League football Australian Open Racing at Ascot European Football NBA Football Right, the Premier League is back.. time for us all to step up our game! …

The OLBG betting guide | Friday, January 19th

Jan 18th, 2018 at 16:23 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, we go again! It’s finally the weekend and the competitive football returns the Football League, La Liga, Bundesliga and all whole host of European fixtures. Elsewhere we Australian Open Tennis, racing and plenty of overnight sport to put the OLBG members to the test. All that and more, so let’s get to it. Five Things To Bet On Australian Open Tennis Derby County v Bristol City Racing European Football NBA Football A couple of slow days of football …

Theo Walcott odds cut for England World Cup squad

Jan 17th, 2018 at 17:16 Miscellaneous 0 comments

The odds of Theo Walcott making England’s World Cup squad have shortened from 10/1 to 8/1 with Betway following his move from Arsenal to Everton. The 28-year-old, who won the most recent of his 47 caps against Spain in 2016, is looking to reignite a career which has stalled at the Emirates and, according to the online bookmaker, Walcott’s move to Merseyside could book him a ticket to Russia in 2018. The …

The OLBG betting preview | Thursday, January 18th

Jan 17th, 2018 at 16:43 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, we go again! It’s a strangely quiet day of sport coming up so the OLBG members are getting creative with their tips today.Football is sparse but that won’t stop us. We have Australian Open tennis, racing, Dancing on Ice and NBA for you. All that and more, so let’s get to it. Five Things To Bet On Australian Open Tennis Dancing On Ice Racing Spanish Football NBA Football Realllyyyy struggling for football action tonight, it’s rare we …

The OLBG betting guide | Wednesday, January 17th

Jan 16th, 2018 at 14:27 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning! Hump day, let’s find our way through it. FA Cup replays continue today with some tasty clashes and some serious opportunities for lower-league opposition to get one over the Premier League big boys. On top of that, we have European football, Australian Open tennis and preview of the Six Nations which is just around the corner. While we're here let's treat ourselves to a bit of Eddie Hearn, shall we? Eddie …

The OLBG betting guide | Tuesday, January 16th

Jan 15th, 2018 at 22:26 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning! Another day, another dollar. Manchester United and Stoke City ended another round of Premier League action last night at Old Trafford, and, just as you thought we had a break from the beautiful game, here comes the FA Cup and those pesky replays that so many top clubs frown upon. All that and more, so let’s get to it. Five Things To Bet On Australian Open Tennis FA Cup Third Round Replay Racing European Football NBA …

The OLBG betting guide | Monday, January 15th

Jan 14th, 2018 at 20:36 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Monday morning isn’t all bad, we’ve got a feast of sport to get us through the day. As expected, a few Liverpool fans will be waking up with slightly sore heads after celebrating their astonishing 4-3 victory over Manchester City in Sunday’s headline event. And, with that result in mind, the final Premier League game of the week will see Manchester United attempt to capitalise on a rare slip up …

The OLBG betting guide | Sunday, January 14th

Jan 13th, 2018 at 18:37 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, we go again with another frantic day of sport. There’s loads going on today but we all know why you’re here don’t we? There’s a particular sporting event taking place today that everyone’s talking about, isn’t there? Yes, yes, it’s Liverpool vs Manchester City in what is bound to be ludicrously attacking game of football. Will Liverpool end Pep Guardiola’s run? We shall see. Five Things To Bet On Liverpool vs …

The OLBG betting guide | Saturday, January 13th

Jan 12th, 2018 at 15:46 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Happy Saturday everyone! The Premier League is back today and we’re primed and ready for all the action. All eyes will undoubtedly be focused on Liverpool vs Manchester City tomorrow but that shouldn’t distract us from this afternoon’s action. With the Premier League comes the Football League, a host of domestic games all of which we have tips on the OLBG readily available. Anyway, let’s get down to business. Five Things To Bet …

The OLBG betting preview | Friday, January 12th

Jan 11th, 2018 at 17:31 Miscellaneous 0 comments

You got that Friday feeling? Me too. There’s a very good reason as to why we’re feeling slightly more chipper going into the weekend… that reason? Because our betting accounts are primed and loaded up after the OLBG racing members managed to land a stonking 10/1 treble in the racing hot tips yesterday. A round of applause, please: ICYMI, the Hot Tips Treble for today was a winner! pic.twitter.com/9i0shE7NhB — OLBG Betting Tips …

The OLBG betting preview | Thursday, January 11th

Jan 10th, 2018 at 16:52 Miscellaneous 0 comments

No football? What, nothing? Bloody hell. For the first time in as long as I can remember we have a full day without any major football betting opportunities in the British game. We’ve spent so long over Christmas with our eyes glued to the beautiful game that we’ve almost forgotten what life is like without it.Anyway, onwards and upwards. To start things off, let’s all have a chuckle at Diego …

The OLBG betting guide | Wednesday, January 10th

Jan 9th, 2018 at 16:00 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all… hump day! Sporting news has taken somewhat of a break this week hasn’t it? We’ve had a mad fixture list over Christmas, a four day extravaganza of FA Cup games and now we’re slowly building our way back up to the Premier League weekend with some League Cup games dotted here and there. Tonight? It’s the big one, Chelsea v Arsenal in the League Cup semi-final. Tasty. But first... In South …

The OLBG betting guide | Tuesday, January 9th

Jan 8th, 2018 at 17:00 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning all, let’s have a look what’s doing today. A frantic weekend of FA Cup action is over, four days of the magic is just about enough for us. Liverpool fans are still reeling, debating and justifying a move that has seen their beloved little Brazilian finally complete his dream move to Barcelona with the Reds scooping an eye-watering £142 million in return. Just as the transfer news shows no sign …

The OLBG betting guide | Monday, January 8th

Jan 7th, 2018 at 17:48 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Monday morning, eh? A frantic weekend of FA Cup action resulted in the odd giant killing here and there, hats off to Newport County for their last-gasp winner against Leeds United. Talking of the FA Cup, I think we all need to take a moment to appreciate Eric Lichaj’s scorcher against Arsenal yesterday: Eric Lichaj 😫😫😫😫😫 pic.twitter.com/8ZCXOFauZz — OLBG Betting Tips (@OLBG) January 7, 2018 Ok, let’s get down to business. Five Things To …

The OLBG betting guide | Sunday, January 7th

Jan 6th, 2018 at 13:02 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning, yes it is Sunday already. Yesterday was good fun with an overwhelming afternoon of FA Cup action. OLBG football tipsters had a good day across the board and we’ll be hoping for the same again. We have a splattering of cup action spilling over to Sunday and the tips will keep flowing. On top of the magic of the third round we have NFL Wild Card Weekend, European football, darts …

The OLBG betting guide | Saturday, January 6th

Jan 5th, 2018 at 14:52 Miscellaneous 0 comments

Morning! The weekend is finally here and I can almost hear you sighs of relief which are quickly drowned out by the moans of disappointment when you realise there’s no Premier League football. Cheer up though, we have the big boys arriving in the FA Cup to keep us going. The much debated ‘magic of the FA Cup will be put to the test as a few lesser-known footballers head …

The OLBG betting preview | Wednesday, January 3rd

Jan 2nd, 2018 at 16:01 Miscellaneous 0 comments

We begin the year with OLBG's latest innovation; the daily betting preview. We're looking to expand our knowledge even further out into the world of sport armed with our trusted members and bloggers. As we all know too well, the festive period is all about eating too much turkey, not leaving the sofa, fighting the new year hangover and, of course, divulging the quite ludicrous amount of sport we consume. …

OLBG Betting Preview: Tuesday, December 4th

Dec 4th, 2017 at 15:03 Miscellaneous 0 comments

OLBG Betting Preview: Tuesday, December 4th Champions League Football returns Snooker UK Championship continues We look ahead to a busy night of US action You know what is really, really great? Midweek Champions League football, that's what. Having the thrilling Ashes action overnight has kept us going for the two days we've been away from the bright lights of competitive football and now, with Tuesday having arrived, we go again with Europe's …