EPL Odds: Chelsea favored to beat Crystal Palace, capture league title
With a 13-point lead over Manchester City and Arsenal in the standings, Chelsea can clinch the 2014-15 English Premier League title with a win this Sunday against Crystal Palace, and the road club will be a heavy underdog in the spoiler role this weekend.
Chelsea is a -275 favorite to win the game and lock up the EPL title for the first time since 2009-10 on Sunday according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. With an undefeated 13-0-3 record at home, anything short of a victory would come as a surprise in this one.
Crystal Palace is a +750 underdog to win outright and would pay +400 to force a draw. Chelsea is 7-1-1 in its last nine games against Crystal Palace.
Two of the top six teams in the Premier League clash as Tottenham Hotspur hosts Manchester City on Sunday. Manchester City enters this match with an 0-4-0 record in its last four road games but is still a -110 favorite to win.
Tottenham is 11-4-4 over its last 19 matches and is going off at +275 to win on Sunday and +275 to play to a draw. Manchester City is 7-1-0 over its last eight games against Tottenham Hotspur.
On Saturday, Swansea City is a +125 home favorite over Stoke City at the sportsbooks. Only three points separate these two teams on the English Premier League table, and this has been a historically close series as the two squads are 9-9-6 against each other over their last 24 meetings.
Stoke City is a +225 road dog with the draw in this match going off at +230.
With an 0-0 draw against Chelsea last week, Arsenal extended its undefeated streak to nine games at 8-0-1. Arsenal is tied for second place with Manchester City at the moment with a game in hand and is on the road against Hull City this Monday.
The road club is a -155 favorite to win. Hull City has won each of its last two games including a 1-0 upset over Liverpool and is a +425 home underdog on Monday with draw odds of +285.