Sports Betting. Tottenham vs Monaco [14.09.16] : favorites to clash in group E[ 12.09.16 ]
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Bet: Both Teams To Score
Last season Tottenham showed a very good performance in Premier League, but finished only third having let Leicester and Arsenal finish first and second respectively. According to sports betting predictions this year’s race for the title will be even more tough and intense. So after four match weeks The Spurs have a deficit of 4 points. Mauricio Pochettino’s team is still unbeaten, but alongside 2 wins (over Crystal Palace and Stoke City) they have 2 draws (against Liverpool and Everton). However, it seems that Tottenham is getting better as they confirmed betting tips and tore apart Stoke (4-0) in the last away match.
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As it was predicted by betting companies last season Monaco let PSG win League1 competition, but surprisingly did not finish second having lost the battle for the second place to Lyon. However The Red and Whites managed to make it through qualification to the Champions League group stage. Leonardo Jardim’s side played against very difficult opponents, although they did well and overcame Fenerbahce (4-3) and Villarreal (3-1). In national competition Monaco is currently on top of the table with 10 points and a fantastic win over PSG (3-1). Betting experts think that The Red and Whites have now a very good squad and they are able to compete on the highest level.
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While choosing a bet you should take into account the fact that when it comes to injuries both teams have no cause for concern. Almost all stars are fit and ready to fight. However, Tottenham is a bit worried about the form of their last season’s best striker Harry Kane. After having failed at Euro 2016 he was goalless in the first three Premier League games, but made a contribution to his team’s win over Stoke City. As for head to head statistics, these teams have played three times. Both sides have won 1 game each and drawn once. It should be mentioned that this time betting previews are quite ambiguous because both teams are well-prepared for the fight.
The bookmakers consider the host to be a favorite: Tottenham – 1,72, draw – 3,90, Monaco – 5,35. As both teams are in good form The Spurs will need to show their maximum to get a win. In any case Monaco is able to break through Londoners’ defense and to score, that is why you can bet on Both Teams to Score (1,89). Since the French team shows a decent football the bet Monaco’s handicap (+1) (1,66) also seems to get through. However, if you believe in Tottenham you can pick out The Spurs’ win. Besides there is a Total Goals Over 2,25 (1,78).