Sheffield United vs. Chelsea Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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This may not be the Champions League shootout we’d hoped for, but it’s still an intriguing encounter as Sheffield United welcome Chelsea to Bramall Lane. The Blades seem to have rediscovered their form in recent games, while their visitors this weekend have looked in great nick since the restart.  Where and when: Bramall Lane – 11 July, kick-off 17:30 Where you can see Sheffield United vs. Chelsea: Sky Sports Last time: Tammy Abraham struck twice early on to give Chelsea a 2-0 lead when the teams met at Stamford Bridge…

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Leicester vs. Crystal Palace Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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Leicester City are looking to reignite their season as they welcome Crystal Palace to the King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Foxes have struggled since the restart, while the same goes for their visitors this weekend.  Where and when: King Power Stadium – 4 July, kick-off 15:00 Where you can see Leicester vs. Crystal Palace: Sky Sports Last time: Jamie Vardy secured the points late on for Leicester as Brendan Rodgers’ side beat Palace 2-0 at Selhurst Park in November, after Caglar Soyuncu put the Foxes into the lead…

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Aston Villa vs. Wolves Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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We’ve got a Midlands derby to look forward to this weekend, as Aston Villa host Wolverhampton Wanderers at Villa Park in Saturday’s early kick-off. The visitors are in great shape and even pushing for a Champions League place, while the Villans are fighting for their Premier League lives.  Where and when: Villa Park – 27 June, kick-off 12:30 Where you can see Aston Villa vs. Wolves: Sky Sports Last time: Ruben Neves and Raul Jimenez put Wolves 2-0 up when the teams met at Molineux back in November, with Trezeguet’s…

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Burnley vs. Watford Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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Burnley are back at home after their trip to Manchester City on Monday, as they host Watford at Turf Moor on Thursday evening. The Hornets have an extra couple of days to prepare after they were in action on Saturday over the weekend.  Where and when: Turf Moor – 25 June, kick-off 18:00 Where you can see Burnley vs. Watford: Sky Sports Last time: Burnley produced a wonderful second-half performance when the teams met at Vicarage Road back in November, scoring three times to take the spoils back to Lancashire…

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Bournemouth vs. Crystal Palace Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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With Premier League football back and dominating the weekend listings, your Saturday night fare is a return to action for Bournemouth and Crystal Palace. The home team are desperate for a win to get their survival hopes up and running after the break, while the visitors are looking up towards the European places.  Where and when: Vitality Stadium – 20 June, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Bournemouth vs. Crystal Palace: BBC Last time: Jeffrey Schlupp scored the only goal of the game late on as Palace secured a 1-0…

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Aston Villa vs. Sheffield United Premier League Betting Tips and Preview

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It. Is. Back. The Premier League returns from its three-month hiatus this week, with Aston Villa and Sheffield United getting us underway on Wednesday evening. The hosts are resuming their battle against relegation, while the away team have much loftier targets with aspirations to bring European football to Bramall Lane.  Where and when: Villa Park – 17 June, kick-off 18:00 Where you can see Aston Villa vs. Sheffield United: Sky Sports Last time: John Fleck hit a second-half double as Sheffield United beat Villa 2-0 on home soil back in…

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Inter to move for Mertens if Giroud stays at Chelsea

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Inter will turn to Napoli forward Dries Mertens if they are unable to prise Olivier Giroud away from Chelsea, it’s been reported. The Gazzetta dello Sport says the Nerazzurri have identified Mertens as a possible signing as he has yet to agree a new contract with his current club, and Inter are looking for a replacement for Alexis Sanchez. Alexis’ loan transfer from Manchester United will expire at the end of the season and Inter are unlikely to attempt to make it a permanent arrangement given the Chilean’s injury-hit campaign.…

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Atletico Madrid aim to keep Partey away from Arsenal

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Atletico Madrid have moved to tie down Thomas Partey in the face of interest from Arsenal with the offer of a new long-term contract, according to reports. The Guardian believe the Gunners have made the midfielder one of their top priorities for the summer transfer window and could meet his release clause, which currently stands at €50m. It’s also noted that a number of other clubs are interested in the Ghana international, but it is Arsenal leading the way. No offer has yet been made but Arsenal are said to…

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Milan fighting Serie A rivals for Silva signature

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Milan are ready to offer David Silva a contract when he leaves Manchester City but face competition from a number of their Serie A rivals. The Corriere dello Sport says Milan met with Silva’s agents at Casa Milan after Christmas, with Paolo Maldini, Ricky Massara and Zvonimir Boban involved in the discussions. Boban has since left the club, while Maldini and Massara continue in their respective roles as technical director and director of football. It’s noted that Silva’s City contract is due to expire at the end of the season…

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Man Utd to use Pogba as bait for Juventus defender De Ligt

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Manchester United want to sign Juventus defender Matthijs De Ligt and will offer Paul Pogba to the Serie A club to get him, it’s been reported. The Daily Star claims United have maintained their interest in De Ligt after contemplating a move for the Netherlands international last summer, when he left Ajax, but ultimately declined to compete with Juve and Barcelona for his services. It’s suggested that the 20-year-old has yet to settle in Turin, with injuries a factor. De Ligt has made 20 league appearances for the Old Lady…

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