F.A. Cup & Premier League Previews | Sunday/Monday


There are three F.A. Cup quarter-final matches tonight and overnight, with Sheffield United and Arsenal in the primetime Sunday night spot.

Overnight, it’s Leicester City v Chelsea and Newcastle v Manchester City, with a Premier League game – Watford v Southampton – wedged in between.

Sheffield United v Arsenal (F.A. Cup)

Sunday, 9:55pm AEST

*Eddie Nketiah has scored in all four Cup games this season for Leeds and Arsenal.
*Arsenal have progressed from 13 of their last 15 F.A. Cup quarter-final matches.
*Arsenal have won just 1 of their last 8 away matches against Sheffield United in all competitions.

Look for
*Under 2.5 goals…a remarkable 23 of Sheffield United’s 31 games this season have been under 2.5 goals.

$3.30 Sheffield United
$3.10 Draw
$2.25 Arsenal

Markets here.


Leicester City v Chelsea (F.A. Cup)

Monday, 12:55 am AEST

*Leicester haven’t won any of their 8 F.A. Cup ties with Chelsea.
*Leicester have only beaten Chelsea twice in their last 20 meetings (all competitions).
*Chelsea have progressed from 6 of their last 7 F.A. Cup quarter-finals.

Look for
*Let’s roll the dice with Jamie Vardy as Anytime Goalscorer ($2.40) one more time.

$3.10 Leicester City
$3.30 Draw
$2.25 Chelsea

Markets here.


Watford v Southampton (EPL)

Monday, 1:30am AEST

*Watford are winless in their last 6 home league games against Southampton and haven’t beaten them at home since 2007.
*Southampton have won a league-high 62% of their points from away games.
*Keeper Ben Foster has started the last 99 Premier League matches for Watford; the 37-year old is in line to become the oldest player to start 100 consecutive games.

Look for
*Both Teams To Score ‘Yes’ ($1.83) has hit in each of their last 4 meetings.

$2.40 Watford
$3.25 Draw
$3.10 Southampton

Markets here.


Newcastle v Manchester City (F.A. Cup)

Monday, 3:25am AEST

*This is the first F.A. Cup meeting between these two teams since 2002.
*Manchester City have won their last 9 F.A. Cup games by a 35-4 aggregate score.
*Newcastle’s Miguel Almirón has scored more F.A. Cup goals than any other Premier League player this season (4).

Look for
*Over 2.5 goals ‘Yes’ ($1.50) or if you want value, try Over 3.5 goals ($2.25) since nearly half of City’s Premier League games have gone over 3.5 goals.

$14.00 Newcastle
$7.00 Draw
$1.17 Manchester City

Markets here.



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