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    Tottenham vs Arsenal betting tips: Kane to net in low-scoring North London derby – Premier League predictions

    THE Premier League fixtures continue to come thick and fast as we approach the business end of the campaign.
    It’s been another terrific week of action in the top-flight, with intriguing stories developing at the top and bottom – so this weekend we’ve got betting tips for you from two matches that have major implications at both ends of the table.

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    The North London derby is never dull – but we don’t expect a ton of goalsCredit: EPA
    Tottenham vs Arsenal (Sunday, 4.30pm)
    It’s make or break time for stuttering Spurs in the North London derby.
    After a solid but unspectacular win over Everton – the highlight of which was two Tottenham players trying to scrap with each other – Jose Mourinho’s side flopped on the seaside.
    They were wholly uninspiring against relegation-threatened Bournemouth, a team who had lost five-straight before that meeting and conceded nine goals in two games.
    Tottenham failed to notch a SINGLE shot on target and would have had no complaints if Callum Wilson’s 90th minute winner hadn’t been chalked off by VAR.

    This fixture is always fiery and with plenty riding on it for both teams, we expect it to be business as usual even without 50,000 baying locals in
    attendance.
    Arsenal are unbeaten in four but showed a soft underbelly in the draw with Leicester, while Eddie Nketiah will have to watch this from the sidelines after his daft red card.

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    Arsenal have won just one of the last six North London derbies on enemy soil, with the meeting at the Emirates earlier in the campaign ending in a 2-2 stalemate.

    In fact both of the last two meetings between the sides have ended in a draw – and we reckon this one might be headed the same way.
    With plenty at stake – and Mourinho seemingly settling for a defensive, cautious approach these days – it’s difficult to see a high-scoring affair.
    Five of Spurs’ last six top-flight games have seen less than three goals, while Arsenal haven’t score more than two away from home in 14 road trips.
    Back the draw at a very healthy 12/5, while a small play on the sides repeating the 1-1 draw they played out here last season is too big at 11/2.
    We don’t expect a goal-fest either way and under 2.5 goals – a winner in six of the last eight North London derbies – is a huge price at even money.
    If you do want a goalscorer bet, look no further than Harry Kane in this fixture.
    He’s netted penalties in the last two meetings and should always be an odds-on chance, despite he and Spurs being so out of sorts.
    At 13/10, he’s the value pick.
    SunSport’s best bets

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    Harry Kane has history in this fixture and can net at big odds of 13/10Credit: Times Newspapers Ltd
    Man Utd vs Southampton (Monday, )
    The Man Utd juggernaut continues to roll on.
    It was yet another 3-0 victory for the Red Devils as they swatted Aston Villa aside with relative ease, in the process perhaps condemning Dean Smith’s side to an instant return to the Championship.
    We landed all four of our selections for the match  – and as for the 12/1 on them winning next year’s title, that’s already been cut to 8/1. Hope you all got on.
    A Champions League place now looks a formality, with Leicester sweating on the dual Manchester pincer of United’s surge and City’s upcoming court case.
    In their way on Monday Night Football is a Southampton side who on paper have nothing to play for, but have been absolutely superb since football resumed just under a month ago.
    The Saints are unbeaten in three after a credible 1-1 draw at Everton and boast in their ranks one of the Premier League’s hottest marksman.

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    Ings was at it again against Everton, scoring Southampton’s goal in the 1-1 drawCredit: AP:Associated Press
    Danny Ings seems to have been around forever, but is still only 27 and enjoying the best season of his career.
    His strike against the Toffees keeps him in the race for the Golden Boot, while the Saints as a whole seemed buoyed by a herculean effort to beat Man City in their last home game.
    No way do they pitch up at Old Trafford and simply lay down.
    With the way this United team is ticking though, that might not matter too much.
    Southampton can try all they want, but if Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba start pulling the strings in the middle, they’re in trouble.
    Pogba is no longer the star at Old Trafford – but SunSport’s main man Neil Custis reckons that’s exactly how he likes it.
    As you’d expect, United on the win market is a measly price – 2/7 gets you £2.85 profit on a tenner.

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    Man Utd’s excellent recent form has seen them shoot up the tableCredit: AFP or Licensors
    Ole’s men have scored 15 in their last four matches, conceding just twice after a couple of defensive howlers against Bournemouth.
    Southampton have been excellent on the road this term and that Cherries game did prove United have weakness which can be probed.
    The Saints have scored in all but TWO of their away games this season – Burnley and Liverpool – while they’ve netted at Man City, Tottenham, Chelsea, Wolves and Arsenal.
    We really like the look of the 2/1 on United to win this one but with the Saints scoring.
    While both teams to net on it’s own is a very tempting 19/20.
    Southampton don’t have a great record in terms of results here, but Old Trafford holds no fear as they’ve netted on six of their last eight visits.
    They’re in great form and we reckon those are brilliant prices despite Man Utd’s recent dominance.
    While for the more adventurous amongst you, backing the home side to win BOTH halves is 15/8.
    Hardly something to turn your nose up at, as that’s happened in United’s last four games straight.

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    Fernandes has been superb since arriving in JanuaryCredit: AFP or licensors
    When looking at a goalscorer bet, sometimes it makes sense to play the hot hand.
    Fernandes is the player you want to trust your cash with, although you’d be hard-pressed to find fault with the 7/5 on Mason Greenwood continuing his own streak.
    The Portuguese magician is a bigger price to net anytime than both Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, despite four in his last three.
    3/2 for him to score at anytime is the best bet of the week, while 4/1 on the designated penalty taker and set piece specialist bagging the first goal should also be backed.
    SunSport’s best bets
    *All odds from Ladbrokes and correct at time of publication.  More

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    Tottenham vs Arsenal betting tips: Harry Kane to score in cagey North London derby – Premier League predictions

    THE Premier League fixtures continue to come thick and fast as we approach the business end of the campaign.
    It’s been another terrific week of action in the top-flight, with intriguing stories developing at the top and bottom – so this weekend we’ve got betting tips for you from two matches that have major implications at both ends of the table.

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    The North London derby is never dull – but we don’t expect a ton of goalsCredit: EPA
    Tottenham vs Arsenal (Sunday, 4.30pm)
    It’s make or break time for stuttering Spurs in the North London derby.
    After a solid but unspectacular win over Everton – the highlight of which was two Tottenham players trying to scrap with each other – Jose Mourinho’s side flopped on the seaside.
    They were wholly uninspiring against relegation-threatened Bournemouth, a team who had lost five-straight before that meeting and conceded nine goals in two games.
    Tottenham failed to notch a SINGLE shot on target and would have had no complaints if Callum Wilson’s 90th minute winner hadn’t been chalked off by VAR.

    This fixture is always fiery and with plenty riding on it for both teams, we expect it to be business as usual even without 50,000 baying locals in
    attendance.
    Arsenal are unbeaten in four but showed a soft underbelly in the draw with Leicester, while Eddie Nketiah will have to watch this from the sidelines after his daft red card.

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    Arsenal have won just one of the last six North London derbies on enemy soil, with the meeting at the Emirates earlier in the campaign ending in a 2-2 stalemate.

    In fact both of the last two meetings between the sides have ended in a draw – and we reckon this one might be headed the same way.
    With plenty at stake – and Mourinho seemingly settling for a defensive, cautious approach these days – it’s difficult to see a high-scoring affair.
    Five of Spurs’ last six top-flight games have seen less than three goals, while Arsenal haven’t score more than two away from home in 14 road trips.
    Back the draw at a very healthy 12/5, while a small play on the sides repeating the 1-1 draw they played out here last season is too big at 11/2.
    We don’t expect a goal-fest either way and under 2.5 goals – a winner in six of the last eight North London derbies – is a huge price at even money.
    If you do want a goalscorer bet, look no further than Harry Kane in this fixture.
    He’s netted penalties in the last two meetings and should always be an odds-on chance, despite he and Spurs being so out of sorts.
    At 13/10, he’s the value pick.
    SunSport’s best bets

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    Harry Kane has history in this fixture and can net at big odds of 13/10Credit: Times Newspapers Ltd
    Man Utd vs Southampton (Monday, )
    The Man Utd juggernaut continues to roll on.
    It was yet another 3-0 victory for the Red Devils as they swatted Aston Villa aside with relative ease, in the process perhaps condemning Dean Smith’s side to an instant return to the Championship.
    We landed all four of our selections for the match  – and as for the 12/1 on them winning next year’s title, that’s already been cut to 8/1. Hope you all got on.
    A Champions League place now looks a formality, with Leicester sweating on the dual Manchester pincer of United’s surge and City’s upcoming court case.
    In their way on Monday Night Football is a Southampton side who on paper have nothing to play for, but have been absolutely superb since football resumed just under a month ago.
    The Saints are unbeaten in three after a credible 1-1 draw at Everton and boast in their ranks one of the Premier League’s hottest marksman.

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    Ings was at it again against Everton, scoring Southampton’s goal in the 1-1 drawCredit: AP:Associated Press
    Danny Ings seems to have been around forever, but is still only 27 and enjoying the best season of his career.
    His strike against the Toffees keeps him in the race for the Golden Boot, while the Saints as a whole seemed buoyed by a herculean effort to beat Man City in their last home game.
    No way do they pitch up at Old Trafford and simply lay down.
    With the way this United team is ticking though, that might not matter too much.
    Southampton can try all they want, but if Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba start pulling the strings in the middle, they’re in trouble.
    Pogba is no longer the star at Old Trafford – but SunSport’s main man Neil Custis reckons that’s exactly how he likes it.
    As you’d expect, United on the win market is a measly price – 2/7 gets you £2.85 profit on a tenner.

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    Man Utd’s excellent recent form has seen them shoot up the tableCredit: AFP or Licensors
    Ole’s men have scored 15 in their last four matches, conceding just twice after a couple of defensive howlers against Bournemouth.
    Southampton have been excellent on the road this term and that Cherries game did prove United have weakness which can be probed.
    The Saints have scored in all but TWO of their away games this season – Burnley and Liverpool – while they’ve netted at Man City, Tottenham, Chelsea, Wolves and Arsenal.
    We really like the look of the 2/1 on United to win this one but with the Saints scoring.
    While both teams to net on it’s own is a very tempting 19/20.
    Southampton don’t have a great record in terms of results here, but Old Trafford holds no fear as they’ve netted on six of their last eight visits.
    They’re in great form and we reckon those are brilliant prices despite Man Utd’s recent dominance.
    While for the more adventurous amongst you, backing the home side to win BOTH halves is 15/8.
    Hardly something to turn your nose up at, as that’s happened in United’s last four games straight.

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    Fernandes has been superb since arriving in JanuaryCredit: AFP or licensors
    When looking at a goalscorer bet, sometimes it makes sense to play the hot hand.
    Fernandes is the player you want to trust your cash with, although you’d be hard-pressed to find fault with the 7/5 on Mason Greenwood continuing his own streak.
    The Portuguese magician is a bigger price to net anytime than both Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, despite four in his last three.
    3/2 for him to score at anytime is the best bet of the week, while 4/1 on the designated penalty taker and set piece specialist bagging the first goal should also be backed.
    SunSport’s best bets
    *All odds from Ladbrokes and correct at time of publication.  More

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    Premier League betting tips TODAY: Pulisic to score for Chelsea, North London derby plus Man Utd vs Southampton

    THE Premier League fixtures continue to come thick and fast as we approach the business end of the campaign.
    It’s been another terrific week of action in the top-flight, with intriguing stories developing at the top and bottom – so this weekend we’ve got betting tips for you from three matches that have major implications at both ends of the table.

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    Frank Lampard’s Chelsea are chasing a third-straight winCredit: AP:Associated Press
    Sheffield United vs Chelsea (Sat)
    The impossible is still on for Sheffield United.
    It was looking like Chris Wilder’s side had blown their chances at Europe after emerging from lockdown a shadow of themselves, falling to 3-0 defeats against Newcatle and Man Utd.
    Now three unbeaten and on a high after John Egan’s dramatic winner against Wolves, the Blades are once again in the Euro hunt.
    For Chelsea, they continue to march on despite a scare against Crystal Palace.

    That all-London clash was a joy to watch and one of the best games since the Premier League returned, with Frank Lampard’s men showing they can dig in as well as dish it out.
    Champions League football is coming to the Bridge next term, barring a complete meltdown in the final four games of the season.
    This game does represent a real banana skin though and plenty have underestimated the Blades this season.
    Back in August Chris Wilder’s side battled back from 0-2 down in West London to snatch a draw, with Kurt Zouma’s late own-goal more than they deserve for a spirited comeback.

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    On the road this season, Chelsea matches have seen their fair share of goals.
    But they come up against one of the meanest defences in the Premier League here, with matches involving Sheffield United throwing up the fewest amount of goals-per-game of any top-flight club.
    Despite this, the Blades at home often don’t draw a blank.
    Since October, they’ve failed to score just TWICE at Bramall Lane – in 0-1 and 0-2 defeats against Man City and Newcastle.
    In that time, they’ve scored against Tottenham, Arsenal, Man Utd and Wolves.
    While Chelsea have failed to net just once on their travels all campaign.
    We know things are tight at the top, but why is both teams to score a whopping 19/20? The stats suggest you take that all day long.
    Chelsea tend to be fast starters and in their last six games, four of them have featured a goal before half-time.
    You could go for the Blues to score in the first half at 3/4, but if you want to play it riskier at a decent price put your hard-earned on a goal in each half at a tempting 4/5.
    We’re big fans of Christian Pulisic in this column and the American star continued his ascent with a goal against Palace.
    His price to score drops with every game – don’t miss out on the 17/10 for him to bag anytime.
    SunSport’s best bets

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    Some Chelsea fans are comparing Christian Pulisic to Eden HazardCredit: AP:Associated Press
    Tottenham vs Arsenal (Sunday, 4.30pm)
    It’s make or break time for stuttering Spurs in the North London derby.
    After a solid but unspectacular win over Everton – the highlight of which was two Tottenham players trying to scrap with each other – Jose Mourinho’s side flopped on the seaside.
    They were wholly uninspiring against relegation-threatened Bournemouth, a team who had lost five-straight before that meeting and conceded nine goals in two games.
    Tottenham failed to notch a SINGLE shot on target and would have had no complaints if Callum Wilson’s 90th minute winner hadn’t been chalked off by VAR.
    This fixture is always fiery and with plenty riding on it for both teams, we expect it to be business as usual even without 50,000 baying locals in
    attendance.
    Arsenal are unbeaten in four but showed a soft underbelly in the draw with Leicester, while Eddie Nketiah will have to watch this from the sidelines after his daft red card.

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    Arsenal have won just one of the last six North London derbies on enemy soil, with the meeting at the Emirates earlier in the campaign ending in a 2-2 stalemate.
    In fact both of the last two meetings between the sides have ended in a draw – and we reckon this one might be headed the same way.
    With plenty at stake – and Mourinho seemingly settling for a defensive, cautious approach these days – it’s difficult to see a high-scoring affair.
    Five of Spurs’ last six top-flight games have seen less than three goals, while Arsenal haven’t score more than two away from home in 14 road trips.
    Back the draw at a very healthy 12/5, while a small play on the sides repeating the 1-1 draw they played out here last season is too big at 11/2.
    We don’t expect a goal-fest either way and under 2.5 goals – a winner in six of the last eight North London derbies – is a huge price at even money.
    If you do want a goalscorer bet, look no further than Harry Kane in this fixture.
    He’s netted penalties in the last two meetings and should always be an odds-on chance, despite he and Spurs being so out of sorts.
    At 13/10, he’s the value pick.
    SunSport’s best bets

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    Harry Kane has history in this fixture and can net at big odds of 13/10Credit: Times Newspapers Ltd
    Man Utd vs Southampton (Monday, )
    The Man Utd juggernaut continues to roll on.
    It was yet another 3-0 victory for the Red Devils as they swatted Aston Villa aside with relative ease, in the process perhaps condemning Dean Smith’s side to an instant return to the Championship.
    We landed all four of our selections for the match  – and as for the 12/1 on them winning next year’s title, that’s already been cut to 8/1. Hope you all got on.
    A Champions League place now looks a formality, with Leicester sweating on the dual Manchester pincer of United’s surge and City’s upcoming court case.
    In their way on Monday Night Football is a Southampton side who on paper have nothing to play for, but have been absolutely superb since football resumed just under a month ago.
    The Saints are unbeaten in three after a credible 1-1 draw at Everton and boast in their ranks one of the Premier League’s hottest marksman.

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    Ings was at it again against Everton, scoring Southampton’s goal in the 1-1 drawCredit: AP:Associated Press
    Danny Ings seems to have been around forever, but is still only 27 and enjoying the best season of his career.
    His strike against the Toffees keeps him in the race for the Golden Boot, while the Saints as a whole seemed buoyed by a herculean effort to beat Man City in their last home game.
    No way do they pitch up at Old Trafford and simply lay down.
    With the way this United team is ticking though, that might not matter too much.
    Southampton can try all they want, but if Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba start pulling the strings in the middle, they’re in trouble.
    Pogba is no longer the star at Old Trafford – but SunSport’s main man Neil Custis reckons that’s exactly how he likes it.
    As you’d expect, United on the win market is a measly price – 2/7 gets you £2.85 profit on a tenner.

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    Man Utd’s excellent recent form has seen them shoot up the tableCredit: AFP or Licensors
    Ole’s men have scored 15 in their last four matches, conceding just twice after a couple of defensive howlers against Bournemouth.
    Southampton have been excellent on the road this term and that Cherries game did prove United have weakness which can be probed.
    The Saints have scored in all but TWO of their away games this season – Burnley and Liverpool – while they’ve netted at Man City, Tottenham, Chelsea, Wolves and Arsenal.
    We really like the look of the 2/1 on United to win this one but with the Saints scoring.
    While both teams to net on it’s own is a very tempting 19/20.
    Southampton don’t have a great record in terms of results here, but Old Trafford holds no fear as they’ve netted on six of their last eight visits.
    They’re in great form and we reckon those are brilliant prices despite Man Utd’s recent dominance.
    While for the more adventurous amongst you, backing the home side to win BOTH halves is 15/8.
    Hardly something to turn your nose up at, as that’s happened in United’s last four games straight.

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    Fernandes has been superb since arriving in JanuaryCredit: AFP or licensors
    When looking at a goalscorer bet, sometimes it makes sense to play the hot hand.
    Fernandes is the player you want to trust your cash with, although you’d be hard-pressed to find fault with the 7/5 on Mason Greenwood continuing his own streak.
    The Portuguese magician is a bigger price to net anytime than both Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, despite four in his last three.
    3/2 for him to score at anytime is the best bet of the week, while 4/1 on the designated penalty taker and set piece specialist bagging the first goal should also be backed.
    SunSport’s best bets
    *All odds from Ladbrokes and correct at time of publication.  More

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    Premier League betting tips: Pulisic to sink Sheffield United, North London derby plus Man Utd vs Southampton selections

    THE Premier League fixtures continue to come thick and fast as we approach the business end of the campaign.
    It’s been another terrific week of action in the top-flight, with intriguing stories developing at the top and bottom – so this weekend we’ve got betting tips for you from three matches that have major implications at both ends of the table.

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    Frank Lampard’s Chelsea are chasing a third-straight winCredit: AP:Associated Press
    Sheffield United vs Chelsea (Sat)
    The impossible is still on for Sheffield United.
    It was looking like Chris Wilder’s side had blown their chances at Europe after emerging from lockdown a shadow of themselves, falling to 3-0 defeats against Newcatle and Man Utd.
    Now three unbeaten and on a high after John Egan’s dramatic winner against Wolves, the Blades are once again in the Euro hunt.
    For Chelsea, they continue to march on despite a scare against Crystal Palace.

    That all-London clash was a joy to watch and one of the best games since the Premier League returned, with Frank Lampard’s men showing they can dig in as well as dish it out.
    Champions League football is coming to the Bridge next term, barring a complete meltdown in the final four games of the season.
    This game does represent a real banana skin though and plenty have underestimated the Blades this season.
    Back in August Chris Wilder’s side battled back from 0-2 down in West London to snatch a draw, with Kurt Zouma’s late own-goal more than they deserve for a spirited comeback.

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    On the road this season, Chelsea matches have seen their fair share of goals.
    But they come up against one of the meanest defences in the Premier League here, with matches involving Sheffield United throwing up the fewest amount of goals-per-game of any top-flight club.
    Despite this, the Blades at home often don’t draw a blank.
    Since October, they’ve failed to score just TWICE at Bramall Lane – in 0-1 and 0-2 defeats against Man City and Newcastle.
    In that time, they’ve scored against Tottenham, Arsenal, Man Utd and Wolves.
    While Chelsea have failed to net just once on their travels all campaign.
    We know things are tight at the top, but why is both teams to score a whopping 19/20? The stats suggest you take that all day long.
    Chelsea tend to be fast starters and in their last six games, four of them have featured a goal before half-time.
    You could go for the Blues to score in the first half at 3/4, but if you want to play it riskier at a decent price put your hard-earned on a goal in each half at a tempting 4/5.
    We’re big fans of Christian Pulisic in this column and the American star continued his ascent with a goal against Palace.
    His price to score drops with every game – don’t miss out on the 17/10 for him to bag anytime.
    SunSport’s best bets

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    Some Chelsea fans are comparing Christian Pulisic to Eden HazardCredit: AP:Associated Press
    Tottenham vs Arsenal (Sunday, 4.30pm)
    It’s make or break time for stuttering Spurs in the North London derby.
    After a solid but unspectacular win over Everton – the highlight of which was two Tottenham players trying to scrap with each other – Jose Mourinho’s side flopped on the seaside.
    They were wholly uninspiring against relegation-threatened Bournemouth, a team who had lost five-straight before that meeting and conceded nine goals in two games.
    Tottenham failed to notch a SINGLE shot on target and would have had no complaints if Callum Wilson’s 90th minute winner hadn’t been chalked off by VAR.
    This fixture is always fiery and with plenty riding on it for both teams, we expect it to be business as usual even without 50,000 baying locals in
    attendance.
    Arsenal are unbeaten in four but showed a soft underbelly in the draw with Leicester, while Eddie Nketiah will have to watch this from the sidelines after his daft red card.

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    Arsenal have won just one of the last six North London derbies on enemy soil, with the meeting at the Emirates earlier in the campaign ending in a 2-2 stalemate.
    In fact both of the last two meetings between the sides have ended in a draw – and we reckon this one might be headed the same way.
    With plenty at stake – and Mourinho seemingly settling for a defensive, cautious approach these days – it’s difficult to see a high-scoring affair.
    Five of Spurs’ last six top-flight games have seen less than three goals, while Arsenal haven’t score more than two away from home in 14 road trips.
    Back the draw at a very healthy 12/5, while a small play on the sides repeating the 1-1 draw they played out here last season is too big at 11/2.
    We don’t expect a goal-fest either way and under 2.5 goals – a winner in six of the last eight North London derbies – is a huge price at even money.
    If you do want a goalscorer bet, look no further than Harry Kane in this fixture.
    He’s netted penalties in the last two meetings and should always be an odds-on chance, despite he and Spurs being so out of sorts.
    At 13/10, he’s the value pick.
    SunSport’s best bets

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    Harry Kane has history in this fixture and can net at big odds of 13/10Credit: Times Newspapers Ltd

    Man Utd vs Southampton (Monday, )
    The Man Utd juggernaut continues to roll on.
    It was yet another 3-0 victory for the Red Devils as they swatted Aston Villa aside with relative ease, in the process perhaps condemning Dean Smith’s side to an instant return to the Championship.
    We landed all four of our selections for the match  – and as for the 12/1 on them winning next year’s title, that’s already been cut to 8/1. Hope you all got on.
    A Champions League place now looks a formality, with Leicester sweating on the dual Manchester pincer of United’s surge and City’s upcoming court case.
    In their way on Monday Night Football is a Southampton side who on paper have nothing to play for, but have been absolutely superb since football resumed just under a month ago.
    The Saints are unbeaten in three after a credible 1-1 draw at Everton and boast in their ranks one of the Premier League’s hottest marksman.

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    Ings was at it again against Everton, scoring Southampton’s goal in the 1-1 drawCredit: AP:Associated Press
    Danny Ings seems to have been around forever, but is still only 27 and enjoying the best season of his career.
    His strike against the Toffees keeps him in the race for the Golden Boot, while the Saints as a whole seemed buoyed by a herculean effort to beat Man City in their last home game.
    No way do they pitch up at Old Trafford and simply lay down.
    With the way this United team is ticking though, that might not matter too much.
    Southampton can try all they want, but if Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba start pulling the strings in the middle, they’re in trouble.
    Pogba is no longer the star at Old Trafford – but SunSport’s main man Neil Custis reckons that’s exactly how he likes it.
    As you’d expect, United on the win market is a measly price – 2/7 gets you £2.85 profit on a tenner.

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    Man Utd’s excellent recent form has seen them shoot up the tableCredit: AFP or Licensors
    Ole’s men have scored 15 in their last four matches, conceding just twice after a couple of defensive howlers against Bournemouth.
    Southampton have been excellent on the road this term and that Cherries game did prove United have weakness which can be probed.
    The Saints have scored in all but TWO of their away games this season – Burnley and Liverpool – while they’ve netted at Man City, Tottenham, Chelsea, Wolves and Arsenal.
    We really like the look of the 2/1 on United to win this one but with the Saints scoring.
    While both teams to net on it’s own is a very tempting 19/20.
    Southampton don’t have a great record in terms of results here, but Old Trafford holds no fear as they’ve netted on six of their last eight visits.
    They’re in great form and we reckon those are brilliant prices despite Man Utd’s recent dominance.
    While for the more adventurous amongst you, backing the home side to win BOTH halves is 15/8.
    Hardly something to turn your nose up at, as that’s happened in United’s last four games straight.

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    Fernandes has been superb since arriving in JanuaryCredit: AFP or licensors
    When looking at a goalscorer bet, sometimes it makes sense to play the hot hand.
    Fernandes is the player you want to trust your cash with, although you’d be hard-pressed to find fault with the 7/5 on Mason Greenwood continuing his own streak.
    The Portuguese magician is a bigger price to net anytime than both Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, despite four in his last three.
    3/2 for him to score at anytime is the best bet of the week, while 4/1 on the designated penalty taker and set piece specialist bagging the first goal should also be backed.
    SunSport’s best bets
    *All odds from Ladbrokes and correct at time of publication.  More

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    Aston Villa vs Man Utd betting tips: Greenwood to score tonight with Bruno Fernandes to star once again – Premier League

    IT’S hotting up at both ends of the table as the Premier League approaches the final few games of the season.
    With another packed midweek schedule to get through, we’ve betting tips to bring you from one of the biggest matches of the week as Man Utd travel to face relegation-threatened Aston Villa.

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    It’s been a good week for Manchester United – and we’re backing them to beat Aston VillaCredit: AFP or Licensors
    Aston Villa vs Man Utd (Thursday, 8.15pm)
    It’s full steam ahead for United’s unlikely European charge, with the Red Devils now 4/11 to finish in the top four.
    Just before Christmas, you could get 12/1.
    The turnaround at Old Trafford has been stark, although there were chinks in the defensive armour in their 5-2 win over Bournemouth.
    Just ask Harry Maguire.

    But ultimately if you’re scoring five at one end, the defence has to have an absolute mare to prevent you picking up the three points.
    Villa have yet to win since returning to action and held their own for 70 minutes against a Liverpool in second gear.
    With Palace, Everton, Arsenal and West Ham to come, anything they pick up here is a bonus.
    Do we think they’ll get anything? Sadly for those of you in the second city, we don’t.

    In Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba, United have a centre-midfield pairing at the peak of their powers.

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    Villa will have to contain the Portuguese playmaker if they’re to have any success on Thursday – but that just frees up the Frenchman to pull the strings.
    Mason Greenwood has flourished since returning to action and looks like he’s spent three months of lockdown with a dumbbell attached to each arm.
    That new-found strength, combined with his fast feet and eye for goal, make him a huge threat going forward.
    Villa haven’t beaten Man Utd at home since 1999 and are 9/1 to do so here.
    Leave that well alone and instead back the Red Devils to win this one comfortably on the handicap.
    Man Utd -1, which means Villa have a goal head-start, is a 10/11 shot and our confident punt for this one.
    That has won on all three of United’s last three Premier League victories, making them a completely different beast to the meek team the Villans took a point off back in December.
    This new-look United team like to start on the front foot, making evens for them to be winning at both half time and full time a big price.And if you want to play a bit safer, a goal in either half is very backable at 4/7.

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    Greenwood looks set to play a role once again and is a dizzy 15/8 to net at anytime.
    As ever with goalscorer bets, check the team first, but if the 18-year-old plays that is a HUGE price for a player with three goals in his last two games.
    While we’re on the subject of big prices, have a quick scan of the ante-post prices for next year.
    United, unbeaten in 15 games, are 12/1 for the title. Remember they were 12/1 on a top four finish six months ago…?
    Taking that price EACH-WAY now could be a masterstroke if they start the next campaign like a train – that means you’d get a payout on Ole’s side finishing either first or second next term.
    Over the last 20 Premier League matches, they’re level on points with second-placed Man City. 12/1? Just saying.
    SunSport’s best bets
    *All odds from Ladbrokes and correct at time of publication. More

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    Aston Villa vs Man Utd – Premier League betting tips: Greenwood to net tonight with visitors picking up big three points

    IT’S hotting up at both ends of the table as the Premier League approaches the final few games of the season.
    With another packed midweek schedule to get through, we’ve betting tips to bring you from one of the biggest matches of the week as Man Utd travel to face relegation-threatened Aston Villa.

    3

    It’s been a good week for Manchester United – and we’re backing them to beat Aston VillaCredit: AFP or Licensors
    Aston Villa vs Man Utd (Thursday, 8.15pm)
    It’s full steam ahead for United’s unlikely European charge, with the Red Devils now 4/11 to finish in the top four.
    Just before Christmas, you could get 12/1.
    The turnaround at Old Trafford has been stark, although there were chinks in the defensive armour in their 5-2 win over Bournemouth.
    Just ask Harry Maguire.

    But ultimately if you’re scoring five at one end, the defence has to have an absolute mare to prevent you picking up the three points.
    Villa have yet to win since returning to action and held their own for 70 minutes against a Liverpool in second gear.
    With Palace, Everton, Arsenal and West Ham to come, anything they pick up here is a bonus.
    Do we think they’ll get anything? Sadly for those of you in the second city, we don’t.

    In Bruno Fernandes and Paul Pogba, United have a centre-midfield pairing at the peak of their powers.

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    Villa will have to contain the Portuguese playmaker if they’re to have any success on Thursday – but that just frees up the Frenchman to pull the strings.
    Mason Greenwood has flourished since returning to action and looks like he’s spent three months of lockdown with a dumbbell attached to each arm.
    That new-found strength, combined with his fast feet and eye for goal, make him a huge threat going forward.
    Villa haven’t beaten Man Utd at home since 1999 and are 9/1 to do so here.
    Leave that well alone and instead back the Red Devils to win this one comfortably on the handicap.
    Man Utd -1, which means Villa have a goal head-start, is a 10/11 shot and our confident punt for this one.
    That has won on all three of United’s last three Premier League victories, making them a completely different beast to the meek team the Villans took a point off back in December.
    This new-look United team like to start on the front foot, making evens for them to be winning at both half time and full time a big price.And if you want to play a bit safer, a goal in either half is very backable at 4/7.

    3

    Greenwood looks set to play a role once again and is a dizzy 15/8 to net at anytime.
    As ever with goalscorer bets, check the team first, but if the 18-year-old plays that is a HUGE price for a player with three goals in his last two games.
    While we’re on the subject of big prices, have a quick scan of the ante-post prices for next year.
    United, unbeaten in 15 games, are 12/1 for the title. Remember they were 12/1 on a top four finish six months ago…?
    Taking that price EACH-WAY now could be a masterstroke if they start the next campaign like a train – that means you’d get a payout on Ole’s side finishing either first or second next term.
    Over the last 20 Premier League matches, they’re level on points with second-placed Man City. 12/1? Just saying.
    SunSport’s best bets
    *All odds from Ladbrokes and correct at time of publication. More

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    Aston Villa vs Man Utd betting tips: Greenwood to score again as Red Devils win easy – Premier League predictions

    IT’S hotting up at both ends of the table as the Premier League approaches the final few games of the season. With another packed midweek schedule to get through, we’ve betting tips to bring you from one of the biggest matches of the week as Man Utd travel to face relegation-threatened Aston Villa. It’s been […] More