Two of the top three in the Premier League are in action as things heat up at the top of the table.

Manchester City will be out to end a curious stat this season; they’ve failed to win against any of the teams currently in the top five (D4 L2). One of this defeats came against tonight’s opponents when Aston Villa were absolutely flying at home back in December.

Since the new year Villa have won five out of 10 in the league, all against teams in the bottom half, with the exception of Wolves. They’re unbeaten in five on the road but have an appalling record away to Manchester City where they’ve lost 17 of their last 18 visits.

You have to go back to 2007, 13 meetings ago, for their last victory and the bookies make them 8/1 chances to end that run tonight.

One man they’ll need to be wary of is Erling Haaland who is overdue a goal. The Norwegian hasn’t found the net in any of his last five appearances – a real drought by his standards.

He’s two goals ahead of Villa’s Ollie Watkins, who misses out tonight, in the Premier League scoring charts and it 8/13 to make the net bulge tonight. A Haaland goal coupled with a home win pays 4/5.

More attractive is the 5/4 on City to win to nil. Villa’s attacking options will be blunted with the absence of Watkins whilst City boast the best defensive home record in the top flight.

Free-scoring Arsenal showed a different side to them to carve out a point at the Etihad at the weekend but the shackles will be off this evening when Luton Town visit the Emirates.

The Gunners have scored 23 goals in five matches against the current bottom three, averaging 4.6 goals per game, a fact not missed by the bookies who make them just 11/10 to score four or more and 5/2 to hit five.

After drawing blank at the weekend expect Arsenal to unleash from the off where the best bit of value could be Over 1.5 first half goals at 4/5.

Super Singles

  • Man City win to nil 5/4 Bet365
  • Arsenal v Luton – Over 1.5 First Half Goals 4/5 Bet365

Bonkers Bet

  • Arsenal 5 Luton Town 1 20/1 Bet365

Upcoming Match Preview & Tips

Racing Tips

Soft-ish ground should be a problem for Cairnzy's selection from Catterick on Wednesday.

As always, post your betting tips for today in the comments section below.

40 Comments
  1. Burton111 3 weeks ago

    Looking at Brentford for corners tonight,over 6.5 home corners@3/1 with paddy power, they had 14 corners at home to man utd on Saturday so I’m hoping for a repeat here

    5
  2. noob gambler 3 weeks ago

    Heading to Manchester for my single today and a bet I don’t normally place.
    Looking at the second half leagues and you find that Man City are 4th while Villa are 5th. Both teams love their second half goals and that’s the route I’m going down.
    Man City have scored 37/63 in the second half and conceded 15/28.
    Villa have scored 32/62 and conceded 28/42 in the second half.
    Highest scoring half 2nd at odds of 21/20
    Good luck today everyone

    3
  3. Deano86 3 weeks ago

    Goals bet to run through the day ,

    Perth Glory
    Vasas SC
    Heracles
    Brentford
    Bayer Leverkusen

    Over 2.5 mgs 5 fold just over 8/1 ,

    Goodluck today everyone 👍

    1
    • Deano86 3 weeks ago

      Down at the first 🤣 👎

      4
  4. maccathered 3 weeks ago

    Arsenal v Luton
    Brentford v Brighton
    Man City v Aston Villa
    All 3 games over 3 alternative goal line at 3/1.

    All 3 games Btts at just over 4/1
    Best of luck

    5
    • maccathered 3 weeks ago

      Bahrain 7.45
      AL-Najma Manama v Al Hala
      Over 2.5 goals at 4/5
      Over 3.5 goals at 2/1
      Over 4.5 goals at 4/1

      England National League North
      Banbury v Hereford
      Over 2.5 goals at 13/20
      Over 3.5 goals at 13/8
      Over 4.5 goals at 7/2
      Best of luck

      5
  5. PD50 3 weeks ago

    Perth Glory v Sydney 11:45
    BTTS and over 9 match corners 10/11 Sky

    Sydney’s last 12 of 14 have seen BTTS. Sydney haven’t kept a clean sheet away from home. Perth’s last 16 of 18 have seen BTTS. Four of last five H2Hs have seen BTTS. Corner count in last three meetings reads: 16, 12, 14. Nine of Perth and Sydney’s last 10 games have seen 10+ corners. Good luck.

    6
    • PD50 3 weeks ago

      Winner ✅

      5
  6. dc john boy 3 weeks ago

    Japan 11am

    Shonan
    Iwata
    Yamaguchi
    Varen Nagasaki

    Over 1.5mgs 4 fold 11/5

    2
  7. Alves 3 weeks ago

    2 bets from BetMGM for me tonight…

    Ajer & Barkley to be carded
    Man City to score 2+

    40/1

    Toney & Havertz SOT
    City & PSG games 3+ cards
    Heerenveen & Fiorentina games 8+ corners
    Leverkusen to score 2+

    13/2

    1
  8. bigwigg 3 weeks ago

    Molde u19 vs Sogndal u19

    Bet builder @ 11/10 (bet365)
    Over 1.5FHG
    Over 4.5mgs

    Good luck 🤞

    17
    • Deano86 3 weeks ago

      Well done bigwigg good form mate 👍

      6
    • noob gambler 3 weeks ago

      Another good shout buddy. Well done

      3
    • bigwigg 3 weeks ago

      Bet builder @ 11/10 (bet365)✅
      Over 1.5FHG
      Over 4.5mgs

      Cheers guys, doesn’t always happen but nice to have contributed a few winners 👍

      2
    • sand 3 weeks ago

      Buckie game tonight is off bigwigg

  9. mmac 3 weeks ago

    Any chance Admin we could have a telegram group for bets in play or late posts?
    Anyone would be interested?
    I am missing bigwigg winners on daily basis.

    2
    • bigwigg 3 weeks ago

      Sorry that’s my bad it was so close to kick off. Done a write up for the game, over 4.5mgs @ 11/8, by the time I went to post an hour before kick off had dropped below evens, had to wait until the inplay markets were available.

      Initially wanted to get something out of the Buckie Thistle game tonight but they have priced it up ridiculously. May again look at Inplay markets before kick off.

  10. alex_mufc83 3 weeks ago

    Think the Arsenal game will get off to an early start so going for first half goals

    Over 1.5 FHGls
    EVENS (Skybet)

    2
    • alex_mufc83 3 weeks ago

      *8/11

    • alex_mufc83 3 weeks ago

      Also on;

      Arsenal v Luton – O3.5 MGls
      City v Villa – O2.MGls
      Brentford v Brighton – O2.5 MGls

      2.32/1

      1
  11. Kinghalbert 3 weeks ago

    A goal in each half of the 3 premier games tonight 9/4 with Hills

    2
    • cockerspaniel 3 weeks ago

      That`s a good price mate . It`s only 6/4 at Sky good spot .

  12. newts68 3 weeks ago

    Hungarian Cup ko 16:15
    Vasas SC v Pakdi SE
    Over 2.5 mgls 4/5 NAP
    Over 3.5 mgls 2/1 Nb
    Over 4.5 mgls Longshot 9/2

    2
    • newts68 3 weeks ago

      Literally as I posted prices gone into
      8/11
      7/4
      4/1

      1
    • newts68 3 weeks ago

      Finished 2-2 👍👍👍

      4
  13. newts68 3 weeks ago

    Skybet by the way

  14. dc john boy 3 weeks ago

    Japan 11am

    Shonan
    Iwata
    Yamaguchi
    Varen Nagasaki

    Over 1.5mgs 4 fold 11/5**WON**

    14
  15. elvis parsley 3 weeks ago

    Bayer Leverkusen
    V
    Fortuna Dusseldorf
    19:45
    German DFB Pokal 🇩🇪

    Dusseldorf to score 10-11 SKYBET NAP **
    Prediction 2-2

    6
  16. newts68 3 weeks ago

    Latvia ligue In play 17 mins played
    Rigas FS 2 lags Jelgava 0
    Over 3.5 fhgls 7/4

    4
  17. PD50 3 weeks ago

    Man City v Villa
    Over 6 City corners and over 1 Villa card 1/1
    City have hit seven or more corners in last nine domestic home games. Villa have recorded 20+ booking points in last six games and 8/9.

    Arsenal v Luton
    20+ Luton booking points, 2+ Luton corners and 2+ Arsenal goals 5/4
    Luton have landed 2+ corners in their last 18 matches and received multiple bookings in their last five away games. Arsenal have scored two or more goals in eight of last nine home PL games.

    Playing as two singles and a 3.3/1 double.
    Good luck.

    2
  18. newts68 3 weeks ago

    In play
    South Africa Premier
    Moroka Swallows 0 Orlando Pirates 0
    15 mins played
    Over 0..5 fhgls 4/5

    1
    • newts68 3 weeks ago

      1-0 on 27mins 👍👍

      4
  19. newts68 3 weeks ago

    Argentina Reserve League
    In play
    Newells 0 Rosario Central 0 15mins played
    Over 0.5 fhgls 4/5

    1
    • newts68 3 weeks ago

      0-0 ht 👎

      1
  20. Wee Joe 3 weeks ago

    Longshot tonight for an interest

    PSG v Rennes

    PSG win & BTTS
    Both teams to be carded 19/5

    Man City v Aston Villa

    Haaland anytime scorer
    Douglas Luiz to be carded 7/2

    20/1 double

    1
  21. newts68 3 weeks ago

    Last two bets from me today
    B Leverkusen v Düsseldorf ko 19:45
    Btts 1st half 7/2 Skybet
    Bahrain League ko 19:45
    Al Murraq v Al Riffa btts 4/5

    1
  22. Billionaire B4 30 3 weeks ago

    Hello Everyone
    Please any news on Oldie ?
    Am trying to mind my business but he really makes me mine of his single bets

  23. Billionaire B4 30 3 weeks ago

    Hello Everyone
    Please any news on Oldie ?
    Am trying to mind my business but he really makes me mine of his single bets

  24. dc john boy 3 weeks ago

    Nacional over 0.5tgs
    Botafogo over 1.5tgs

    Double 11/10

    Good luck

    1
    • dc john boy 3 weeks ago

      Lost plenty efforts but 2nd for botafogo

Leave a reply

Get £20 In Free Bets at The Pools

18+, UK only. Deposit and place a £10 cash bet at single or accumulated odds of 1/1 or greater and we will give you £20 in free bets. Applies to first cash bet only. Free bets credited as 4 x £5 bets to use on 3x Any sport& 1x Virtuals. Cashed out, Void or ‘Draw No Bet’ wagers do not qualify for this promotion. Free bets are credited upon qualifying first bet settlement. 7-day free bet expiry. Available once per customer. Full T&Cs apply.

CONTACT US

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

Please play responsibly. For assistance with problem gambling please visit BeGambleAware.co.uk

About MFT  |  Support  |  Contact Us  | 18+  BeGambleAware Privacy Policy  | Terms of use | ©2024 12th Man Media Ltd.

All betting odds are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?

Create Account

This website uses cookies for analytics. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Read out Privacy Policy here