One of the biggest matches of the EPL was scheduled this weekend: the Manchester Derby. But Manchester United’s visit to their noisy neighbor’s arena was postponed because they picked up another engagement on that day when they reached the final of the EFL Cup. They are meeting Southampton on Sunday. Southampton’s match against Arsenal too has been postponed. The new dates have not been announced.
Two of the most attractive matches of the weekend for online betting have been postponed. But don’t worry. There are other options as well. Read on. We have cherry-picked the matches for you to bet on.
Chelsea vs Swansea City
Crystal Palace vs Middlesbrough
Everton vs Sunderland
Hull City vs Burnley
Southampton vs Arsenal (postponed)
West Bromwich Albion vs Bournemouth
Watford vs West Ham United
Tottenham Hotspur vs Stoke City
Manchester City vs Manchester United (postponed)
Leicester City vs Liverpool
Marquee Match of the Week
Under the new circumstances, Leicester City vs Liverpool on Monday will be the match that everybody will be focusing. Leicester have sacked their title-winning coach Claudio Ranieri – the abruptness of the decision has shocked virtually everybody. Will Leicester bounce back from that setback? Liverpool would have been favourites even if Ranieri had been there. Now, they will have the clear-cut upper hand.
The coach’s sacking has tilted the bookmakers’ odds in favour of Liverpool. Rightly so. But it gives you an opportunity to cash in too. If any side Leicester can spring a surprise, it is going to be Liverpool. Check out the odds for a Leicester win at 12bet.com.
Other Interesting Fixtures
Watford are playing at home against West Ham. Both the teams have been in good recent form. Watford at home are tough to beat. The odds for all the results are attractive. The draw should be a prime pick for online betting.
Another interesting pick would be the relegation battle between Crystal Palace and Middlesbrough tomorrow. Palace have managed just 19 points from 25 matches so far. Middlesbrough have fared slightly better with 22 points. Palace will have a slight edge. They are likely to pocket these three points. Check out the odds of a Palace win and see whether you can pocket a bounty out of it in online betting.