NOT much more to say today than Merry Christmas to you! We hope you have a happy and peaceful time with whomever you are able to share the day with.
It's been a difficult year and the last few weeks have been especially tough for all of us on the site. The Gaffer wouldn't have wanted us to be sad on today of all days, so if you're having a beer to celebrate the festive period have one on Paul today!
Christmas Day Tips
Not much happening today, so the advice is to have a day off, recharge and get ready for a busy week starting on Boxing Day with a full card of fixtures.
If NFL is your thing however, then it's worth checking out Johnb's tips, posted here on Thursday's thread, for Minnesota Vikings at New Orleans Saints at 9.30 on Christmas Day.
Boxing Day Football
Our team are ahead of the game for the weekend and there's already plenty of tips posted so that we can all have a day off. We've six match previews across Saturday and Sunday, Desmond's Goals Tips, SlipsTips' best bet in Fulham v Southampton and Mark Walkers fills us in on his bes picks in Scotland.
VIP Members can get early access to their weekend tips and Thommo is also on the ball with his tips for Saturday already live.
- Leicester vs Manchester United – Saturday 12.30pm
- Rangers v Hibernian – Saturday 12.30pm
- Aston Villa vs Crystal Palace – Saturday 3pm
- Arsenal vs Chelsea – Saturday 5.30pm
- Manchester City vs Newcastle United – Saturday 8pm
- Liverpool v West Brom – Sunday 4.30pm
- Desmond's Two 2+ Goals Tips: Charlton & Oldham to Provide Christmas Cheer
- SlipsTips Tips: Christmas cards in the capital
- Scottish Football Tips: Buckie Just the Tonic for Boxing Day Punters
- VIP Tips: Banker Bet, Bonkers Bet & VIP Acca
- Boxing Day Racing tips: Clan rising again at Kempton
Any early bets for the weekend can be posted in the comments section below.
In Case You Missed It
On Tuesday we announced the winners of our Secret Santa Giveaway where we've a selection of bets for 2021 that have now been allocated to members of the site. If the bets win the members will collect the winnings, so best of luck to all those who were chosen. Make sure you check – it could be you!
Also worth a moment or two of your time is a heartfelt tribute to Mr Fixit by his good friend Desmond, who had know Paul since they were kids and shared a friendship that spanned golf, football, betting and bunking off school. Thanks Desmond.
Donate in Paul's Name
We've now exceeded the £3,000 mark for both causes set up in Paul's honour, which is a wonderful tribute to him, so thanks to all who have donated so far. If you would like to make a donation in Paul's memory please read about The Bubble Foundation and St Margaret of Scotland Hospice and find how to donate here.