Friday November 21st, 2014

Manchester City is 3-1-1 in five home games so far this season. The citizens will try to lock up another three key points at home this Saturday, when it hosts Swansea City.

With a 1-1-1 record over its last three games, Manchester City has slipped to third place in the English Premier League table with 21 points this season. Swansea City isn't far behind, sitting at fifth in the table with a 5-3-3 record on the year. Manchester City is a -275 favorite at home this Saturday according to sportsbooks monitored by, with Swansea City going off at +750 to win outright and +400 to draw. Manchester City is 6-1-1 in its last eight games against Swansea.

Arsenal hosts Manchester United this Saturday in a battle between two big teams right outside of the top five looking to make up some ground in the standings. Manchester United is 4-3-4 so far this season and is a +225 underdog on the road against Arsenal, which is at 4-2-5 on the year and a +115 favorite at home. The draw is going off at +260. Man United is 10-1-3 over its last 14 games against Arsenal, but two of the last three games in this series have played to a draw.

Chelsea is still undefeated through its first 11 games of English Premier League play, compiling a 9-0-2 record so far and leading the league in scoring. This Saturday, Chelsea is a -500 favorite hosting West Bromwich on the EPL soccer betting lines. West Brom is just 2-20-4 in its last 26 games against Chelsea and is going off at +1400 to win and +550 to force a draw on Saturday. The last two games between these two teams ended in draws.

Southampton visits Aston Villa this Monday and continues to make a case that it is a real contender this season, having won each of its last four games with a clean sheet while outscoring opponents 12-0 over that stretch. The club is 8-2-1 on the year and has allowed only five goals all season. Southampton is a -140 road favorite this week over Aston Villa, which is going off at +375 to win outright and +275 to play to a draw.

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