Tottenham v Southampton
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Tottenham come into this match two days after the sacked their supervisor, 4 days earlier than the League Cup final and amid scathing criticism for their choice to hitch the proposed Super League. Can the gamers shut out the distractions in opposition to a struggling Saints facet?
Key Stat: Southampton have misplaced seven of their final eight matches.
Kevin Hatchard says: “Caretaker managers Ryan Mason and Chris Powell are likely to take the handbrake off, and even under Mourinho this might have been a lively game.
“Tottenham have scored 11 targets throughout their final 4 dwelling matches in the Premier League, and 5 of the final eight have seen an Over 2.5 Goals wager land.
“Southampton have leaked 24 goals in the last seven away matches in the top flight, and five of them have featured at least three goals.”
Kevin’s wager: Back Over 2.5 Goals at 1.84/5
Rotherham v Middlesbrough
Since Christmas, the Teessiders have dropped again into mid-table obscurity and Neil Warnock’s facet are already trying in the direction of 2021/22 when they’ll hope to problem for promotion. Opponents Rotherham are combating for survival in the Championship however are 1.341/3 for relegation.
Key Stat: Rotherham have the Championship’s worst dwelling return in 2020/21. The Millers have managed simply W5-D3-L13 on the New York Stadium.
Mark O’Haire says: “The Millers have been nilled in five of their past six league fixtures and scored multiple goals in only one of their last eight New York Stadium showdowns. Unsurprisingly, low-scoring contests have been rife in that same sequence.
“Under 2.5 Goals 1.695/7 has confirmed worthwhile in 9 of Rotherham’s most up-to-date 13 Championship games, with eight of these encounters producing a most of 1 objective. Both Teams To Score was a profitable wager in simply three of these 13 fixtures and ticking ‘No’ in the Both Teams To Score column holds loads of attraction in opposition to at 1.9520/21.
“Middlesbrough’s carefree attitude is an obvious danger to the wager, although this play has provided a pay-out in four of the visitors’ seven matches since early May.”
Udinese v Cagliari
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Cagliari produced some of the exceptional comebacks of the season once they got here from 3-1 right down to win 4-3 in opposition to Parma on Saturday night time. However, Cagliari are nonetheless deep in a relegation battle – 5 factors from security – and want one other win once they journey to Udinese on Wednesday.
Key Stat: Cagliari have gained simply considered one of their final 5 – Saturday’s win in opposition to Parma – shedding the earlier 4.
Dave Farrar says: Cagliari’s workforce of big characters, although, appears tailor made for the relegation combat, and with Roma and Napoli to come back subsequent, they know that they have to win in Udine.
The dwelling facet might be with out the suspended Rodrigo De Paul, and aren’t any nice shakes. They’d misplaced three in a row earlier than beating Crotone, together with a house sport in opposition to Torino that appears similar to this one.
Dave’s wager: Back Cagliari to beat Udinese @ 3.185/40
Aston Villa v Man City
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Manchester City are an unbackable 1.031/33 to win the Premier League and eight factors away from second positioned Manchester United. But might Pep Guardiola’s males drop extra factors on a difficult journey to the west Midlands to play Dean Smith’s facet?
Key Stat: City have not put the ball in the web greater than twice in any of their final seven in all competitions.
Paul Robinson says: “The visitors are short priced favourites here at 1.412/5 as they bid to pick up their 12th away victory of the campaign – from what would be 16 attempts. The hosts can be backed at 9.89/1, with the draw trading at around the 5.14/1 mark.
“I really suppose that the latter gives a contact of worth, as City have not been at their greatest in latest weeks, and they may have one eye on Sunday’s Carabao Cup Final.
“Ollie Watkins has scored in his last two games and he will certainly give Guardiola’s defence something to think about. Service might be at a premium, but he is more than capable of converting from just a single chance.”
Paul’s wager: Back The Draw @ 5.14/1
Real Madrid are out to 4.47/2 in the La Liga title race after slipping up on the weekend. Nothing in need of a win will do for Zinedine Zidane’s gamers right here in the event that they’re to have a severe probability of holding on to their title.
Key Stat: Real Madrid have failed to attain in their earlier two matches (away to Getafe and Liverpool).
Tom Victor says: “A 1-0 win in the capital set Cádiz on their way to an impressive first season back in La Liga, and as they welcome the champions to Ramón de Carranza they are all but assured of another year at this level.
“Madrid might be determined for the factors, having misplaced floor in the title race with a poor efficiency at Getafe over the weekend, and Zinedine Zidane’s males are anticipated to get the win they want.”
Tom’s Bet: Back the 0-3 @ 9.6017/2