Posts

Real Madrid Look a Great Bet at 11/2 to Retain Champions League

No team in the history of the Champions League era has been able to successfully defend their trophy in the competition. Current holders Real Madrid could be able to end that long wait this year as the Spanish giants look in great shape to come…

Football Betting Tips: The secret To Success In The Champions League

Do many shock results still happen in football's top competitions? If so, is it worth having a bet on the long odds outsider? Looking at the latest round of Champions League results (the first leg of the quarter-finals) - the results for…

Champions League Odds

The English teams in this season's Champion’s League produced a mixed bag of results during last week’s group games. Group B features Liverpool, Real Madrid, Basle 1893 and Ludogrets. Liverpool were away to Basle and were beaten 1-0 and…

City Boss Hails ‘Very Important’ Win

Manchester City manager, Manuel Pellegrini, was delighted to see his side take "an important step" towards the Champions League last 16 with a 2-1 victory over CSKA Moscow. City had to do it the hard way in Russia after they fell behind in…

Champions League Draw Misery For City

The Draw for the Group stages of the Champions league has now taken place and it has thrown up some very interesting groups for the English Teams. The first matches will take place on 18/19th September 2012, Arsenal v Montpellier, Man United…

£1 Billion Bet On Euro 2012

Today Betfair have reported a 18% increase in core revenues, the rise in revenues is largely due to the £1 Billion staked by punters on the Euro 2012 finals. In the last eight weeks huge volumes have been traded on the football and also on…
,

Champions League Semi-Final Showdown

Chelsea is one strong performance away from advancing to the UEFA Champions League final for just the second time in the club’s history. The team prevailed over Barcelona, 1-0, at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, and it looks to follow that up…

Arsenal Let Go Of Champions League

The collective breath of Arsenal fans everywhere was held for 90 minutes this week as their team tried to stage the greatest comeback in the history of the Champions League. The first half saw them pull the aggregate score back to 3-4 with goals…

Cup Action Marches On

March promises to be packed full of cup football action with Champions League, Europa League and FA Cup games played throughout the month. The second week of March sees the Last 16 of the Champions League play their second leg ties with the…

Andre Villas-Boas defends team selection

Chelsea manager Andre Villas-Boas insists he retains the full backing of club owner Roman Abramovich despite the club's recent poor form. Villas-Boas controversially left out Frank Lampard, Michael Essien and Ashley Cole for the first leg…

Beware Greeks Bearing 1.01

It was only a few days ago when I warned about the dangers of backing 1.01's on Betfair, so I don't feel that sorry for the hapless punters who steamed onto Chelsea @1.05 to beat Apoel Nicosia in the Champions League. It really does seem you…

Young Turks Stun United

Manchester United suffered one of the biggest shocks of this or any other edition of the Champions League when they were beaten 1-0 at home by in-running 14.0 chances Besiktas. The match ended an unbeaten run of 23 matches on home soil in the…