Monthly Archives: August 2021

Premier League matchday 3 preview: Man City and West Ham to maintain unbeaten starts, Lukaku to pick up where he left off

After failing to pick up a single point from the first two matchdays, Arsenal have a point to prove this weekend as they travel to Manchester City. Nevada sportsbooks and other bookmakers have the hosts as comfortable winners, but a draw is an attractive option after a positive midweek result for the Gunners. At the same time, current table-toppers West Ham United will trade tackles with out-of-sorts Crystal Palace in an all-London top-flight showdown. Saturday's Premier League action will conclude…
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The 2021–22 UEFA Champions League draw

It seems like yesterday when Thomas Tuchel navigated Chelsea to the Champions League title at the expense of Manchester City in the grand final. While both finalists are still amongst the favourites with BetRivers Indiana and other bookmakers to win the tournament, they will need to get past the group stages first. The draw for this year's competition took place on Thursday at 17:00 BST in Istanbul, with four Premier League teams waited to find out who they will face…
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The ultimate to-do list for new football fans

There are an estimated 3.5 billion football fans worldwide, making it the most popular sport to have ever existed. So naturally, new fans – young and old – join this global fanbase every year. It doesn’t matter where you’re from, how old you are, or how much existing knowledge you have about football; anyone can become a football fan. As a new fan of the sport, you’ll have a lot to learn. So, to help you with this, here’s a…
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Are we done? The big transfers that could still happen this summer

The domestic leagues around Europe are kicking off once again. For the likes of Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool, and Real Madrid, Dortmund and Barcelona, it was winning starts. But that doesn’t mean there won’t be a few more major additions to squads over the coming days. The transfer window is still wide open, and there’s been some heavy spending. But with the futures of a number of big stars up in the air, will we see more? The answer is…
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History of football betting: how it works now, tips and info

Football betting in the United Kingdom may have unofficially started a lot earlier than 1923, but that is the official year when it all started in Old Trafford. The football pools on offer were the first of their kind and for several decades after that, it remained the only way for football fans to wager money on match outcomes. It wasn’t all smooth sailing though, which is where the history and development of football betting in the UK starts. The…
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Premier League Weekend Predictions

The Premier League returns to action with a set of exciting fixtures this weekend following an intriguing inaugural round, and if you can use this betting bonus to get started on placing bets on the games. From Liverpool's return to packed out Anfield through Manchester City's road to redemption to Romelu Lukaku's reunion with Chelsea, let's take a look at another mouth-watering Premier League weekend. Liverpool to hammer Burnley The weekend's Premier League action gets underway at Anfield as Liverpool…
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Arsenal legend unhappy with changes in defending in the Premier League

Former Arsenal star Nigel Winterburn has claimed that the modern way of defending in the Premier League is not all it is cracked up to be. The last few years has seen a shift towards a more possession-based style of play, with teams encouraging their defenders to build moves from the back. This has benefited clubs such as Manchester City and Liverpool, who have the resources to go out and buy the best players to implement the system. Arsenal have…
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Premier League golden boot contenders

Harry Kane came out on top of his back-and-forth Premier League Gold Boot race with Mohamed Salah in 2020/21. The English striker has his sights set on another eye-catching individual season as he aims to win the Premier League top-scorer award for the fourth time. Where he stays at Tottenham or moves to Man City, he is the betting favourite with FanDuel and other bookmakers to be the top goalscorer this season as well. However, given the fierce competition provided…
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How are football stats collected?

If you’ve ever watched a football match, you’ll know that commentators often come out with interesting and sometimes bizarre statistics about players and teams. It can seem like they’re plucking facts out of thin air, or generating random numbers like a casino does. You may have found yourself wondering how they find these fun facts, or who has been monitoring a player’s every move since the start of their career? Well, wonder no more. We’re taking a look into the…
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Why the Euro performances matter for club football

During and after every major international tournament there are many moves of players between clubs, and it would seem that many tournament performances serve to reawaken interest from major clubs, not least of which is the Premier League. It’s how Manchester United got Paul Pogba back - he starred in the 2016 Euros and subsequently became the club’s biggest signing. The movement of players after the big tournaments So, the 2020 Euros are at an end, and it’s interesting to…
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