Premier League Previews | Thursday

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Four Premier League games overnight Thursday including a London Derby – West Ham v Chelsea – with the Hammers in dire need of a win against their rivals from West London.

Other matchups include Arsenal home to Norwich, Bournemouth hosting Newcastle and Leicester City travelling to play Everton. Leicester’s Jamie Vardy is still on 99 Premier League goals – will this be the game where he gets his century?

Everton v Leicester

Thursday, 3am AEST

Facts
*Everton are unbeaten in their last 8 Premier League home games (and only Liverpool with 56) are on a longer current run.
*Leicester are looking to win 3 consecutive top-flight league games against Everton for the first time since 1966.
*Everton are the only team yet to win a penalty in the Premier League this season.

Look for
Okay, here we go again. Leicester’s Jamie Vardy is on 99 Premier League goals. He failed to hit the net last time, but he’s scored in 4 of the last 5 meetings between these two teams, so $2.50 as Anytime Goalscorer has to be worth a shot. Again.

Win-Draw-Win
$2.60 Everton
$3.20 Draw
$2.88 Leicester

Markets here.

 

Bournemouth v Newcastle

Thursday, 3am AEST

Facts
*Bournemouth are winless in their last 4 Premier League meetings with Newcastle.
*Bournemouth have lost 15 of their last 20 EPL games.
*Only Liverpool (16) have had more different goalscorers in the Premier League this season than Newcastle with 15.

Look for
*Draw 0-0 Correct Half Time Score ($2.40) has happened in Newcastle’s last 4 EPL matches.

Win-Draw-Win
$2.40 Bournemouth
$3.00 Draw
$3.30 Newcastle

Markets here.

 

Arsenal v Norwich

Thursday, 3am AEST

Facts
*Arsenal have only lost 1 of their 8 Premier League home games against Norwich since 1992.
*Norwich have kept just 1 clean sheet in their last 12 Premier League meetings with Arsenal.
*Norwich have scored just 1 goal in their last 7 league games.

Look for
*How about backing Arsenal’s defence to come up with a clean sheet and Win To Nil ($2.63)?

Win-Draw-Win
$1.40 Arsenal
$5.00 Draw
$7.00 Norwich

Markets here.

 

West Ham v Chelsea

Thursday, 5:15am AEST

Facts
*West Ham have lost their last 3 Premier League games by an aggregate score of 0-5.
*Chelsea have scored twice or more in each of their last 5 Premier League games.
*Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic is the EPL’s leading scorer aged 21 or younger, with 7 goals.

Look for
*Chelsea W-D-W ($1.53) seems like a safe play or to slip into a Multi.

Win-Draw-Win
$6.00 West Ham
$4.50 Draw
$1.53 Chelsea

Markets here.

 

What do you think?