The worldwide break is over and the Premier League returns with a bang this weekend with some actually tasty clashes in retailer.
Right here, talkSPORT’s prime betting suggestions and predictions for 3 stand-out video games, beginning with an enormous showdown in north London…
Tottenham vs Man City – Saturday, 5.30pm (LIVE on talkSPORT)
Two of probably the most embellished managers of all-time face off in a mouthwatering conflict on Saturday night.
Pep Guardiola has the sting over Jose Mourinho up to now of their trophy-laden careers – he’s tasted extra victories over his nice rival than some other boss he’s confronted.
However Guardiola’s City aspect have misplaced thrice already this season and Mourinho’s Spurs have been flying – a win will transfer them prime of the desk and show they are surely to be taken significantly as title contenders.
Spurs have seemed sensational in assault this time period and Son Heung-Min and Harry Kane have plundered 15 targets between them – that’s 5 greater than the whole City crew.
Tottenham have additionally gained their final two dwelling video games towards City so the huge 3/1 on provide for a Spurs victory is just too tempting to disregard.
For double probability, you will get 11/10 for Spurs to win OR draw.
Each groups have scored in each sport they’ve performed this season, and the 4/7 they each discover the web on Saturday appears to be like a protected wager to us.
Within the goalscorer market, it’s arduous to look past Harry Kane. He’s scored in his final three video games and is 17/10 to internet anytime.
Gabriel Jesus has additionally been in good kind for Manchester City since his return from damage, netting in three successive video games.
He’s 7/5 to internet anytime, whereas it’s 17/Four each Kane and Jesus rating – that’s value a punt at that value in our thoughts.
talkSPORT’s greatest bets
Man United vs West Brom – Saturday, 8pm (LIVE on talkSPORT)
Manchester United have been actually woeful at dwelling this season.
They’ve but to win in 4 video games at Outdated Trafford and have shipped extra targets than some other aspect on dwelling soil (10).
Their current report towards West Brom isn’t notably good both – the Baggies have gained three of their final 5 away league video games towards United.
United may be with out three of their star attackers – Anthony Martial, Mason Greenwood and Marcus Rashford.
Nevertheless, regardless of all that, we nonetheless anticipate United to show far too sturdy for Slaven Bilic’s struggling aspect.
West Brom haven’t gained any of their opening eight matches, have failed to search out the web of their final 4, and look destined to make a direct return to the Championship.
Regardless of United’s damage issues, they nonetheless have Edinson Cavani to name upon and, in Bruno Fernandes, have one of many Premier League’s most impactful gamers.
Fernandes has 5 targets and three assists to his identify already this time period and is one among simply two gamers to have each had 20+ pictures (20) and created 20+ possibilities (20), together with Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah (34 pictures, 21 possibilities created).
So we expect 6/5 for the Portuguese playmaker to attain anytime is effectively value taking. Should you’re feeling daring, Fernandes to attain and help is 17/4.
There’s little worth in a straight United dwelling win (1/3) however the 6/5 on provide for a victory to nil is effectively value taking on, given West Brom’s difficulties in assault.
You may get 18/5 for Fernandes to attain anytime, United to win and hold a clear sheet.
talkSPORT’s greatest bets
- Fernandes to attain anytime – 6/5 (BET HERE)
- Man United to win to nil – 6/5 (BET HERE)
- Man United to win both half, over 1.5 targets within the match and United to maintain a clear sheet – 7/4 (BET HERE)
- Fernandes to attain anytime, United to win and hold a clear sheet – 18/5 (BET HERE)
Liverpool vs Leicester – Sunday, 7.15pm
This could possibly be a history-making day for Liverpool as Jurgen Klopp’s males look to increase their unbelievable unbeaten run at Anfield within the Premier League to 64 video games.
The Reds went 63 video games with out defeat underneath Bob Paisely between February 1978 and December 1980, and the present aspect will higher that in the event that they get a consequence towards Leicester.
Latest historical past between these two groups means that will likely be a formality – Liverpool are unbeaten of their final 9 dwelling Premier League video games towards Leicester (W7 D2).
However the champions are battling an damage disaster – Joe Gomez, Virgil van Dijk, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Mohamed Salah are all out – and the Foxes are flying proper now.
Brendan Rodgers returns to Merseyside along with his aspect sitting prime of the Premier League and looking for a fourth straight win.
Leicester do have damage issues of their very own, although, and could possibly be and not using a string of key gamers too – together with Caglar Soyuncu, Ricardo Pereira and Wilfried Ndidi.
It is a tough one to name and we’re steering away from selecting a winner however one factor we’re sure of is there will likely be targets – and loads of them.
These two groups like to assault and Liverpool have stored only one clear sheet of their final 13 Premier League video games, whereas the common targets scored in video games involving Klopp’s aspect this season is 4.3.
Over 2.5 targets on this match due to this fact appears to be like a fairly protected wager at 4/7 – however we’re being daring and taking the 7/5 on provide for over 3.5.
Liverpool have conceded first in every of their final three dwelling Premier League video games and no different aspect have shipped extra first-half targets than them this season (11).
So Leicester to attain first within the first half at 21/10 additionally appears to be like fairly good worth to us. We additionally just like the 29/10 on provide for each groups to attain within the opening 45.
Jamie Vardy has a superb objective report towards Liverpool – he’s scored seven in 11 towards them – and will effectively be the person to make the breakthrough. He’s 10/Three to attain first and 23/20 to internet anytime.
With out Salah, Diogo Jota will certainly begin for Liverpool and the summer time signing has scored in all three of his Premier League dwelling video games for the Reds up to now.
No participant within the membership’s historical past has scored in every of their first 4 top-flight dwelling video games, and he’s 6/Four to take action.
talkSPORT’s greatest bets
- Over 3.5 targets – 7/5 (BET HERE)
- Each groups to attain in first half – 29/10 (BET HERE)
- Vardy to attain anytime – 23/20 (BET HERE)
- Leicester to attain first within the first half – 23/20 (BET HERE)
- Each groups to attain, over 2.5 targets within the match and both crew to win – 6/5 (BET HERE)
*All odds from Ladbrokes and proper at time of publication
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