Premier League betting preview: Vital night for top flight’s big hitters
The Premier League’s top four are all in action tonight on a busy evening of domestic football action.
League leaders Manchester City travel to mid-table Everton looking to build on the three point gap currently in place between themselves and second-placed Manchester United.
Bookmakers Bet365 make City 5/6 favourites for the match, with Everton available at 7/2. The draw is offered at 5/2.
Manchester United host Stoke knowing that a win coupled with a City defeat will haul them level on points with their cross-city rivals, although the Red Devils will still be behind Robert Mancini’s men on goal difference.
Bet365 make United 3/10 favourites to win the game, with Stoke priced at 11/1. The draw is available at 4/1.
Third-place Tottenham are at home to Wigan knowing that only a win will guarantee that they maintain their five-point lead over Chelsea in fourth.
Spurs are 2/9 to defeat the league’s bottom side, with the Latics available at 14/1. The draw is priced at 5/1.
Chelsea travel to South Wales to face Swansea looking to maintain their own five point gap between themselves in the final Champions League place and Arsenal in fifth.
Bet365 make the Blues 10/11 favourites for the match, with Swansea available at 16/5. The draw is offered at 12/5.