The EPL is back and so is Sportsbet's Special on Losing Multis
August 03, 2015
Entertaining, enthralling, and exhilarating, it’s the English Premier League and it’s back! Fascinating football in England begins this weekend and Sportsbet’s so excited they’ve brought back and offer which saved plenty of punters plenty of cash last season. Place a 4 or more leg EPL multi made up of Win-Draw-Win bets and if just 1 selection is unsuccessful you’ll get your cash back up to $100. Sportsbet members are entitled to 1 refund per week but any cashed out wagers won’t be eligible.
Superb Season Opener
Man United and Tottenham open the season with a lunch time kick off on Saturday (Saturday night Australian time). The Red Devils are at home and around $1.60 favourites to start in style, while Spurs are $5.50 to win at Old Trafford with the draw paying $3.80. Another big gun beginning their campaign on Saturday are Chelsea. Jose Mourinho’s men are a touch over $1.30 to begin their title defence by defeating Swansea at Stamford Bridge. Arsenal beat the Blues in the Community Shield last weekend to top of a superb pre-season and the Gunners are the shortest priced favourites in the opening week at $1.30 to beat West Ham at the Emirates.
Liverpool and Man City Start Away
Manchester City and Liverpool start the season away from home. The latter are just under $2.40 favourites to beat Stoke. You may remember stoke Humiliated the Reds 6-1 at the Britannia Stadium on the final day of last season; the hosts are $2.90 to win again, while a draw is $3.40. Former Red Raheem Sterling will make his League debut for Man City against West Brom with the visitors $1.60 to get all 3 points. You’ll get close to $4 for scores to finish level while the home side are $5.50 underdogs.
Newcomers Could Begin with a Bang
Of the newly promoted teams Bournemouth are just over even money to beat strugglers from last season Aston Villa, with a draw and a win for the Villains paying $3.40 and $3.60 respectively. There’s not too much between Norwich and Crystal Palace in the betting: The hosts are $2.50 to return to the EPL with a win, the Eagles are $2.80 and a draw is $3.30. Other newcomers Watford will face a tough test against Everton on the road. They’re $5.50 outsiders upset the Toffees while a draw is $3.60. The home side though are around $1.65 to get the job done.
Other fixtures sees last year great escapists Leicester even money against another side who just avoided relegation in Sunderland. The Black Cats $3.80 to win away while the draw is $3.40. Sunderland’s rivals Newcastle face Southampton at St James Park. The Saints are $2.50, the hosts are $2.80 and the draw is $3.30.