Juventus vs. Sampdoria Serie A Betting Tips and Preview

Juventus and Sampdoria club crests ahead of their Serie A fixture on September 20

Juventus begin their quest for a tenth consecutive Serie A crown on home soil against Sampdoria. The Bianconeri are led by Andrea Pirlo who succeeded Maurizio Sarri following the Turin giants’ dismal performances in the Champions League and the Flero native is the latest World Cup winner to try his hand in the dugout after Gennaro Gattuso and Pippo Inzaghi. Where and when: Allianz Stadium, Turin – 20 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Juventus vs. Sampdoria: Premier Sports 2 Last time: Cristiano Ronaldo and Federico Bernardeschi netted in…

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Real Sociedad vs. Real Madrid La Liga Betting Tips and Preview

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La Liga champions Real Madrid get their title defence underway with a trip to the Anoeta to play Real Sociedad. Los Blancos have had some extra time off following last month’s Champions League knockouts, while their hosts on Sunday night opened their campaign with a draw last weekend.  Where and when: Reale Arena – 20 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Real Sociedad vs. Real Madrid: Premier Sports, Bet365 live streaming Last time: Sergio Ramos and Karim Benzema got the goals for Madrid as Zinedine Zidane’s side won 2-1…

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Southampton vs. Tottenham Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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Two teams aiming to bounce back from opening day defeats come together this weekend, as Southampton welcome Tottenham to St Mary’s in Sunday’s early kick-off. Only seven points separated the clubs at the end of last season, so will this be another tough day at the office for Spurs?  Where and when: St Mary’s – 20 September, kick-off 12:00 Where you can see Southampton vs. Tottenham: BT Sport Last time: Tottenham triumphed 3-2 in a back-and-forth FA Cup clash between the sides back in February. Southampton came from behind to…

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Verona vs. Roma Serie A Betting Tips and Preview

Verona and Roma club crests ahead of their Serie A fixture on September 19

Verona welcome Roma on Matchday 1 of the Serie A calendar. The hosts finished in a mightily impressive 9th place last term, while the capital club earned a Europa League berth. The Giallorossi are under new ownership and President Dan Friedkin will expect a Champions League return after his €591m investment. Where and when: Stadio Marcantonio Bentegodi, Verona – 19 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Verona vs. Roma: Premier Sports 1 Last time: Matteo Pessina reduced the arrears after efforts from Jordan Veretout and Edin Dzeko but it…

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Arsenal vs. West Ham Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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Arsenal are looking to prove their opening day performance is evidence of a new beginning rather than yet another false dawn, as they welcome London rivals West Ham United to the Emirates on Saturday night. It’s all doom and gloom for the Hammers though, with their tumultuous summer set to continue into the new campaign.  Where and when: Emirates Stadium – 19 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Arsenal vs. West Ham: Sky Sports Last time: Alexandre Lacazette bagged the only goal of the game with just over 10…

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Manchester United vs. Crystal Palace Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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Manchester United get their new campaign underway against Crystal Palace this weekend, as Roy Hodgson takes his Eagles to Old Trafford on Saturday. It’s been a rough summer for the Red Devils, while their visitors here made a flying start to the season last weekend.  Where and when: Old Trafford – 19 September, kick-off 17:30 Where you can see Manchester United vs. Crystal Palace: Sky Sports Last time: Goals in each half from Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial were enough to seal a 2-0 victory for Manchester United when the…

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Shamrock Rovers vs. Milan Europa League Betting Tips and Preview

Milan club crest ahead of their Europa League fixture with Shamrock Rovers

Shamrock Rovers welcome heavyweights Milan in the Europa League second-round qualifier. The tie will be contested over one-leg and the League of Ireland Premier Division leaders will relish the occasion. Elsewhere, Stefano Pioli’s troops have recruited well in the off-season and have big ambitions both domestically and on the continent this term. Where and when: Tallaght Stadium, South Dublin – 17 September, kick-off 19:00 Where you can see Shamrock Rovers vs. Milan: Not broadcast live Last time: Thursday’s encounter will mark the first meeting between the clubs. Shamrock Rovers v…

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Brighton vs. Chelsea Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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Two teams who are at opposite ends of the spending spectrum when it comes to the summer transfer window will duke it out on the south coast on the opening weekend of the new Premier League season, as penny-pinching Brighton welcome big-spending Chelsea to the Amex Stadium on Monday night.  Where and when: Amex Stadium – 14 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Brighton vs. Chelsea: Sky Sports Last time: Alireza Jahanbakhsh scored a late equaliser for Brighton as these teams drew 1-1 at the Amex back in January,…

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Valencia vs. Levante La Liga Betting Tips and Preview

Valencia and Levante club crests ahead of their La Liga fixture

Crisis hit Valencia will hope to put their off-field troubles behind them when they face Levante on Matchday 1 of the new La Liga calendar. Los Che finished in ninth place last term and, barring a miracle, will fail to secure a European berth for a second consecutive year. Where and when: Mestalla, Valencia – 13 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Valencia vs. Levante: LaLigaTV Last time: There was late drama in June as Rodrigo and Granotas midfielder Melero both netted in injury time. Valencia v Levante Predictions and…

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PSG vs. Marseille Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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Ligue 1 holders PSG battle fierce rivals Marseille in the latest instalment of Le Classique. The contest has added spice after Dimitri Payet mocked the Parisians for their Champions League final loss against Bayern Munich and the Olympians will hope to pile on more misery and secure bragging rights. Where and when: Parc des Princes, Paris – 13 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see PSG vs. Marseille: BT Sport 1 Last time: Mauro Icardi and Kylian Mbappe bagged braces in the 4-0 thumping. PSG v Marseille Predictions and Preview…

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