Premier League Betting Review – 26 March 2006

Write-up by David Walker

Chelsea created no error against Manchester City subsequent final weekend’s shock defeat at Fulham as they won easily at Stamford Bridge. Two objectives in 3 very first-fifty percent minutes from Didier Drogba earned the 3/10 Blues a 2- win and kept up their march towards retaining the Premiership.

Manchester United kept up the stress on Chelsea with a comfy win more than Birmingham City. Punters will have ploughed into the 1/5 odds on an Old Trafford win and the Reds did not disappoint. A Maik Taylor very own aim right after 3 minutes and Ryan Giggs following fifteen gave United the best begin and Wayne Rooney additional gloss 7 minutes just before the conclude.

Liverpool won the 203rd Merseyside derby but saw Steven Gerrard sent-off right after just eighteen minutes. The Reds, 6/10 favourites ahead of kick-off, lead at 50 percent-time by way of a Phil Neville personal objective and Luis Garcia doubled the advantage two minutes soon after the restart. Tim Cahill gave the Toffees wish on the hour but Harry Kewell ensured victory 6 minutes before full-time.

Blackburn Rovers continued to push for a Champions League spot with a narrow 1- win at rock-bottom Sunderland. Rovers, probably to be the most common “absent win” option for punters this weekend, justified their 7/ten odds following 15 minutes when Steven Reid scoring the winning goal.

Middlesbrough won a thrilling encounter from Bolton Wanderers. The Trotters took the lead through Stelios Giannakopoulos but Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink equalised minutes later on. Mark Viduka finished off an incisive move ahead of Hasselbaink claimed his 2nd soon after the break to set 8/five Boro firmly in management. Bolton hit back via Jay-Jay Okocha’s penalty and then Radhi Jaidi levelled at 3-three. Stuart Parnarby scrambled in a 91st moment winner to open up a ten level gap about the bottom 3.

West Ham United came from behind to snatch victory at tasty eleven/four odds at Wigan Athletic. Lee McCulloch gave the Latics the lead on the stroke of fifty percent-time but Marlon Harewood restored parity seven minutes right after the break. Nigel Reo-Coker netted a last-gasp winner for the Hammers.

Newcastle United slumped to their third consecutive league defeat as Charlton Athletic won comfortably at the Valley. A Darren Bent penalty gave the thirteen/ten Addicks the lead soon after 23 minutes but Scott Parker equalised for the Magpies on 34. Charlton were back again in front two minutes later on through a Lee Bowyer individual target and Jay Bothroyd additional a third two minutes ahead of the finish.

Aston Villa and Fulham played out a goalless draw at Villa Park. Shrewd punters will have backed the 9/four draw choice which saw Fulham generate only their fourth position absent from house all season.

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