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West Ham United v Fulham

Aug 31st, 2012 at 22:55 Hogsback on Other Football 0 comments 463 views

Barclays Premier League West Ham United v Fulham The early kick-off in the Barclays Premier League is a London derby at Upton Park between West Ham United and Fulham. The Hammers gained promotion and have spent big money in attaining the promotion and now to stay in the Premier League. Their biggest signing is Andy Carroll on loan from Liverpool. The fans will be out in force hoping for a first glimpse …

HT/FT a reminiscence

Aug 31st, 2012 at 04:00 tipstonga on Other Football 0 comments 4066 views

do what I say not what I do Last season I run a forum thread experiment about HT/FT intended to show up that this kind of high odd bets were not a way to overcome others in the OLBG, football, competitions since in the end they do not pay and produce big losses. Anyhow this weekend Liverpool vs Arsenal game is tempting me mainly due to the fact that I remember …

Capital One Cup Prospects Review

Aug 30th, 2012 at 23:52 Hogsback on Other Football 0 comments 440 views

The draw has been made for the Capital One Cup third round and it is the round where all the ‘big boys' enter after their bye in the last round for their European exploits. Here is my early take on the prospects of each tie. Man Utd v Newcastle Manchester United are always tough to play at Old Trafford but will probably play a squad rotation team. That would normally be …

Capital One Cup - 3rd Round Draw

Aug 30th, 2012 at 22:41 Micko70 on Other Football 2 comments 836 views

The draw for the 3rd round of the competition has been made and there are a few interesting ties, firstly let's look at the draw in full - Man Utd v Newcastle Man City v Aston Villa MK Dons v Sunderland West Brom v Liverpool Crawley v Swansea QPR v Reading Norwich v Doncaster Bradford v Burton Preston v Middlesbrough Arsenal v Coventry Southampton v Sheff Wed Chelsea v Wolves Carlisle v Tottenham Swindon v Burnley West Ham v Wigan Leeds v Everton This means that …

Champions League 2012/13 - Round 3 Best Bets & Tips +4.80pts

Aug 30th, 2012 at 19:02 man o bong on Other Football 29 comments 22674 views

UEFA Champions League 2012/13 The UEFA Champions League Group Draw has been made, These are my initial thoughts on each of the groups through A to H. As the competition progresses, I will add posts prior to each round of games as to the bets I will be personally making for selected games in the group stage. I will also keep a full P&L account, with the obvious aim of coming out …

Spanish triplet in round 3

Aug 30th, 2012 at 15:03 tipstonga on Other Football 0 comments 3600 views

Spanish Football - Primera División Triplets Round 3 triplet This blog is intended to be a series retaking my general blogs on multiples in Spain and Italy top leagues in the past seasons. The italian panorama is not enough clear yet for this kind of search and only Napoli can be considered interesting for next round. It is not the case to consider the great favourites like Barcelona and Madrid since their odds …

Pick of the Week - The Championship Week 4

Aug 29th, 2012 at 21:45 garlicsauce on Other Football 0 comments 3442 views

Pick of the Week - The Championship Week 4 Two games have caught my eye this week Leeds v Blackburn - ko 15.00 Leicester v Blackpool - ko 17.20 It would be no surprise if all 4 of these sides are not involved in promotion or the playoffs this season. In what is traditionally a hard league to get out of, the managers of these sides will expect and need to be …

Over 2.5 Goals

Aug 29th, 2012 at 19:22 mercer on Other Football 0 comments 1373 views

I have been looking at a few markets, just before the World Cup is approaching & a couple look good to keep us entertained throughout the group stages. They are highest scoring group game, which Paddy Power are pricing up & highest scoring game in each group, with Ladbrokes & Paddy Power are pricing up. I have gone through all the stats over the last three World Cups & found …

Why Friendly Matches Can Be A Punter's Enemy

Aug 29th, 2012 at 17:45 Jim Brown on Other Football 1 comments 869 views

Betting on international and other friendly matches is big business for the bookies, and also extremely popular with punters. Patriotism plays a major part in that, and the bookies use that to very good effect, especially since many are televised. I can't for the life of me ever generate much interest in friendly matches, let alone a desire to bet. Having worked in betting shops for several decades I know just …

Spain - Game of the Weekend - Week 3

Aug 29th, 2012 at 16:30 garlicsauce on Other Football 0 comments 582 views

Spain - Game of the Weekend - Week 3 This week's 10 La Liga fixtures are spread over three days this week, culminating on Monday 3rd September Saturday - Celta de Vigo v Osasuna - ko 15.00 Real Zaragoza v Malaga - ko 17.00 Deportivo v Getafe - ko 19.00 Mallorca v Sociadad - ko 21.00 Sunday - Ray Vallecano v Sevilla - ko 11.00 Athletic Bilbao v Valladolid - ko 15.00 Levante v Espanyol - ko 17.00 Real Madrid v …

Asian Handicap Betting

Aug 29th, 2012 at 10:35 on Other Football 1 comments 578 views

Asian Handicap Betting 1st/2nd September A quick preview of 2 Asian Handicap opportunities in this coming weekends Premiership.   Saturday 1st September   Man City v QPR   The late afternoon kick off in Manchester live on ESPN.   This fixture produced a fantastic climax to the end of last season with the hosts grabbing a late injury time winner and in doing so winning the title.   The reigning Champions have certainly not started the season firing on all 4 …

Stevenage v Southampton

Aug 28th, 2012 at 19:49 Hogsback on Other Football 0 comments 424 views

The Price Is Right For Southampton The price on a Southampton win in tonight's league cup match at Stevenage looks favourable on the Premier League side. After back to back promotions, this is the type of fixture they have excelled in to get where they are. Despite making eleven first team changes, they will not take Stevenage lightly. They have put out a strong looking attack and should score goals. The …