Tottenham Hotspur will hit the pitch at Stamford Bridge to tangle with favored Chelsea in an intriguing English Premier League soccer betting matchup this Saturday morning (8:45 am Eastern), with both teams coming off a taste of midweek disappointment on Wednesday.
Chelsea (14-7-8) allowed a couple of late goals to fall 2-1 to Manchester City at Etihad Stadium on Wednesday afterGary Cahill provided a go-ahead goal in the 60th minute, while Tottenham (16-6-7) required a last-second strike in injury time by Rafael van der Vaart in order to secure a 1-1 draw with Stoke City.
Meanwhile Arsenal was able to blank Everton 1-0 as well on Wednesday, which pushed the Gunners past Tottenham into third place in the table heading into this weekend’s soccer betting action. Queens Park Rangers defeated Liverpool 3-2 in the only other match.
So the stage is set for a crucial matchup between fifth-place Chelsea and fourth-place Tottenham on Saturday morning, with the Blues currently listed as -110 favorites to win at home over underdog Hotspur at +290, and draw odds of +240. Chelsea and Tottenham played to a 1-1 draw on December 22 at White Hart Lane.
Other Saturday fixtures include Wigan Athletic (+1100) at Liverpool (-400), Aston Villa (+700) at Arsenal (-250), Blackburn Rovers (+205) at Bolton Wanderers (+130), Queens Park Rangers (+350) at Sunderland (-130), Everton (+220) at Swansea City (+120), Wolverhampton (+350) at Norwich City (-130) and Manchester City (-175) at Stoke City (+450).
The Sunday spotlight will shine on Newcastle United (+185) at West Bromwich Albion (+140), while on Monday Fulham (+1100) travels to Old Trafford to tackle Manchester United (-400).
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