Arsenal vs CSKA Moscow – Betting Tips and Predictions

Arsenal will welcome Russian side CSKA Moscow in the first leg of Europa League quarterfinal at Emirates Stadium on Thursday. After a disastrous league campaign, Arsenal have pinned all their hopes on the competition this season. The Gunners are basically out of the top-four race in the league and now winning Europa League represents their only hope of silverware and qualification to Champions League. They have picked up some form in the recent weeks, and they have won their last four games in all competitions while conceding just one goal.…

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Barcelona vs AS Roma – Betting Tips and Predictions

Barcelona have bowed out in the quarterfinals of Champions League in last two editions, and they will be desperate to put things right this season. Barca will host AS Roma in the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal tie at Nou Camp on Wednesday. The Catalans have been handed one of the easier ties at this stage, and they would be expected to progress comfortably. Barcelona are doing spectacularly well in the league, and they are yet to face a defeat this season. They look rather undefeatable at their…

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Liverpool vs Manchester City – Betting Tips and Predictions

All eyes will turn to Anfield this Wednesday as Liverpool and Manchester City face each other in the first leg of their highly-anticipated all-English Champions League last-eight tie. Both sides are known for their attacking style of play, and we expect an entertaining end-to-end encounter in Merseyside. The Reds have had little problem en route to the quarterfinals, and they quite comfortably dispatched Porto in the last round. In the league, the Reds are 18 points behind City, but they have more or less confirmed a top-four finish. On Saturday,…

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Juventus vs Real Madrid – Betting Tips and Predictions

In the repeat of last year’s final, European giants Juventus and Real Madrid will face each other in the first leg of their quarterfinal tie at Juventus Stadium on Saturday. The Old Lady lost 4-1 to Los Blancos in the final, but they would hope to have a much more say in the two-legged tie. On the domestic front, both sides have experienced contrasting seasons. Juventus have lost just two games all season in Serie A, and they sit at the top of the league. Coming into this game, they…

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Sevilla vs Manchester United – Betting Tips and Predictions

Sevilla are definitely the least-fancied team at this stage of their tournament. However, they fully deserve their spot against Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich following their heroic performance against Manchester United in the last round. Both sides will play the first leg of their quarterfinal tie at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Tuesday. Sevilla have been underwhelming in La Liga, and they sit in the sixth spot. However, they have lived up to their reputation in Europe once again and find themselves amongst eight best sides in Europe. On Saturday, Los Rojiblancos came…

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AC Milan vs Arsenal – Betting Tips and Predictions

Arsenal are in deep mess ahead of their all-important trip to AC Milan in Europa League. Both sides will play the first leg of their  last-16 tie at Giuseppe Meazza on Thursday. The North London side have lost their last four games in all competitions, and they come into this game following a 2-1 league defeat at Brighton and Hove Albion. Now, Europa League represents their only hope of winning silverware, and qualification for Champions League next season. However, this game couldn’t have come at a worse time for the…

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Tottenham Hotspur vs Juventus – Betting Tips and Predictions

Tottenham Hotspur are favourites to progress ahead of the second leg of their Champions League round-16 tie with Juventus at Wembley Stadium on Wednesday. The North London club are looking to qualify for the last-eight of the competition for the second time in their history. Spurs had to overcome a disastrous start to come out with a 2-2 draw from the first leg in Turin. However, going into the second leg, they have a huge advantage owing to two away goals. Spurs come into the game following a comfortable 2-0…

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Paris Saint-Germain vs Real Madrid – Betting Tips and Predictions

Paris Saint-Germain have left themselves a huge mountain to climb in the second leg of their last-16 Champions League tie with Real Madrid. Now, they will have to do so without football’s most expensive player- Neymar. The Ligue 1 giants were deemed as favourites before the first leg of the tie. They even scored the opening goal in Madrid but were untimately undone by defensive lapses late in the game. Real claimed a 3-1 win and now they find themselves in the driving seat going into the second leg. Neymar…

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Liverpool vs Porto – Betting Tips and Predictions

Liverpool have one foot in the last-eight of Champions League as they prepare to host Porto in the second leg of their last-16 tie at Anfield on Tuesday. The Reds registered a 5-0 win in the first leg in Portugal last month, and the Portuguese side must not be looking forward to playing in the cold temperatures of Merseyside. Reds manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted that he is not taking the tie for granted and will make only two-three changes to his starting eleven for the game. Liverpool come into this…

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Zenit St. Petersburg vs Celtic – Betting Tips and Predictions

The Europa League round-of-32 tie between Celtic and Zenit St Petersburg is finely poised as we head into the second leg at Krestovsky Stadium on Thursday. The Hoops registered a 1-0 win in the first leg, courtesy of Callum McGregor’s 79th-minute goal, and they have a slander edge as things stand in the tie. However, a trip to Russia won’t exactly be a walk in a park for them this week. Celtic come into this game on the back of a disappointing goalless home draw against St Johnstone in the…

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Arsenal vs Ostersunds – Betting Tips and Predictions

Arsenal will host Swedish minnows Ostersunds in the second leg of their last-32 Europa League tie at Emirates Stadium on Thursday. The Gunners have one foot in the next round after claiming a 3-0 win in the first leg in Sweden. Arsene Wenger played a near full-strength side in the first leg, but that is not likely to be the case in the second game. The Gunners have the Carabao Cup final against Manchester City on Sunday, so Arsene Wenger is likely to rest some of his key players for…

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Batshuayi’s future at Chelsea, but Hazard could leave in the summer

Michy Batshuayi has made a bright start to his loan spell at Borussia Dortmund, and quite obviously, it has raised questions over his future at Chelsea. The Belgian striker joined the Blues in a €40 million move from Marseille in the summer of 2016. In his one-and-a-half at Chelsea, he never quite managed to cement his place in Antonio Conte’s starting eleven. He was allowed to join Borussia Dortmund on a loan move in January as the Blues signed Olivier Giroud from Arsenal. Since his move, Batshuayi has scored three…

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Sevilla vs Manchester United – Betting Tips and Predictions

Manchester United find themselves in the knockout stage of Champions League after a gap of four years. The Red Devils quite comfortably progressed through their group, but they face tricky opponents in Sevilla in the last-16 stage of the competition. The first leg of the tie will take place at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan on Wednesday. The Red Devils have struggled on the road in the recent weeks and they have lost their last two away league games. However, they easily dispatched Huddersfield Town 2-0 in the fifth round of FA…

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Bayern Munich vs Besiktas – Betting Tips and Predictions

Bayern Munich will resume their European challenge with a home tie against Besiktas in the first leg of the last-16 tie on Tuesday. The Bundesliga giants will be favourites to win their tie against the Turkish side, who are making their debut in the knockout stages of the competition. Bayern were drawn together with Paris Saint-Germain and both clubs ended the group stage with 15 points. Bayern could only manage the second spot due to an inferior head-to-head record. However, the German club are currently on an 11-game winning run…

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Chelsea vs Barcelona – Betting Tips and Predictions

It’s not a perfect time for Chelsea to face Barcelona, nevertheless, they will try to put a halt to Barcelona’s impressive season this week. The Blues are set to host the Catalans in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday. Things have not exactly gone according to the plan for the Blues since the turn of the year. There is constant speculation about Antonio Conte’s future at the club. The Blues have managed just two wins in their last six league games, and…

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Celtic FC vs Zenit St. Petersburg – Betting Tips and Predictions

Scottish champions Celtic will resume their European duties when they host Zenit St Petersburg at Celtic Park on Thursday in the first leg of their last-32 tie in Europa League. The Celts have arrived here after finishing in the third spot in their Champions League group. Brendan Rodgers’ side never really challenged Paris Saint-Germain and Bayern Munich in the group stage, and they finished ahead of Anderlecht on goal difference. The Hoops are doing well in the domestic league and currently enjoy an eight-point lead at the table Their unbeaten…

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Ostersunds FC vs Arsenal – Betting Tips and Predictions

Arsenal will head into sub-arctic freezing conditions to take on Swedish side Ostersunds FC in the first round of last-32 leg of Europa League. The game will be played on the artificial turf of Jamtkraft Arena. It’s still off-season in Allsvenskan, so the hosts could be short on match practice, but they will have a unique home advantage at this time of the year. We are ready for you @Arsenal ! Did we mentioned our new locker rooms? #vigerossaldrig #EuropaLeague #iglooadventure pic.twitter.com/c5SJQplYE3 — Östersunds FK (@ofk_1996) February 12, 2018 The…

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Real Madrid vs Paris Saint-Germain – Betting Tips and Predictions

Real Madrid, winners of last two editions, will host French giants Paris-Saint Germain in the first leg of Champions League last-16 tie at Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday. Since defending their European crown in May, Los Blancos have only gone downward in terms of their performances on the pitch. In the league, they are well out of the title race and are struggling to remain in Champions League places. In the group stage of the competition, Zinedine Zidane’s side could only manage the second spot in their group after managing just…

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Aubameyang arrives at Arsenal training ground to complete record transfer

It appears that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is now closer than ever to complete his move to Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund. Both clubs have been locked in talks over the striker for quite some time, but it was only on Monday that an agreement was reached over the transfer fee. However, there was still a little sticking point of Dortmund finding a suitable replacement in time. Regardless, it seems that the Gabon international has already arrived at the club’s training ground sometime earlier today to complete his move to the North London…

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Five major Premier League signings possible in the last week of January window

It has been quite an eventful January, and a huge amount of talent has switched allegiances up until now. However, with only a week left in the window, we expect to see a bump in transfer activity and some major movement in the coming days. Here’s our take on five biggest Premier League transfers that are expected to take place in the last week of the ongoing transfer window. 5. Aymeric Laporte – Athletic Bilbao to Manchester City Manchester City can’t possibly imagine improving on their first half of the…

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Are we witnessing the best January transfer window in the recent years?

It has been quite a busy January transfer window in Premier League this season. More often than not, the winter transfer window remains devoid of big transfers. And big clubs very rarely let go of their key players in January. Most managers hate this window and have publicly talked about abolishing it completely. However, circumstances have conspired in such a way this month that we can expect to see some very different-looking top sides in the league post-January. To start things off, Liverpool made a big statement in the first…

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Arsenal faced with decision on Sanchez’s future and more news from North London

Arsenal have received a new £20m offer for Alexis Sanchez from Manchester City, according to the latest report in the Guardian. The report also claims that Sanchez has already agreed to terms on a £250,000 a week deal, which will last until 2023. The Citizens have been interested in the Chilean since the summer, and it was widely expected that they would move for him again in January. It appears that has happened now, and the Gunners are faced with a decision over the future of their star player. The…

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Philippe Coutinho set to join Barcelona?

It seems certain now that Philippe Coutinho is set to leave Liverpool for Barcelona in January. Recent reports have claimed that the deal is imminent and that the Brazilian will sit out of Reds’ FA Cup tie against Merseyside-rivals Everton. According to Sky Sports journalist Guillem Balague, Liverpool have also softened their stance over their 25-year-old star, and they are ready to talk to the Catalans. Balague claims that the Catalans, who comfortably sit at the summit of La Liga, will soon make an offer worth (€110m+£40m) for Coutinho. It…

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Hibernian vs Celtic- Betting Tips and Predictions

League leaders and defending champions Celtic take their hunt for a 7th consecutive Scotland Premiership title to Easter Road Stadium in Edinburgh. This match comes on the back a dismissal performance by The Hoops who failed to qualify from their UEFA Champions League group. Brendan Rogers’ men have dropped to the UEFA Europa League. In the domestic league, Celtic continue their domination as they sit 4 points clear at the top of the table after collecting 37 points from 15 games. The Celts also still have a game in hand.…

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Chelsea vs Atletico Madrid- Betting Tips and Predictions

Nothing is guaranteed in Group C just yet except the elimination of Azerbaijani side Qarabag who have garnered 2 points after 5 games. Chelsea tops the group having collected 10 points from 5 games, AS Roma are second after accumulating 8 points in the same number of games while Atletico Madrid have 6 points. Atletico Madrid find themselves in unfamiliar territory where they are faced with the tough task of fighting for their qualification. Diego Simione’s men need a stroke of luck to proceed. They need to win their game…

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