EPL odds: Who is likely to prevail when Manchester City visits Chelsea?

Friday January 30th, 2015

Chelsea is a perfect 10-0-0 in ten home games this season. The club will get its toughest home test of the season this Saturday when it hosts Manchester City.

Manchester City currently sits five points behind Chelsea in the EPL standings and is 7-1-3 on the road this season. The two teams played to a 1-1 draw when they met in Manchester back in September. Man City is 1-2-1 in its last four games against Chelsea since going 4-0-1 in the previous five games in this series.

Chelsea is a +105 favorite over Man City according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com, with Manchester City paying +260 on the upset and the Draw paying +250. 

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Liverpool will be looking to stay hot in Premier League play as it hosts West Ham United earlier on Saturday. Since starting the season off just 6-7-4, Liverpool has bounced back nicely with a 4-0-1 record over its last five games and is a -165 favorite at home this weekend. West Ham is going off at +450 to win and +300 to play to a draw, and is trending in the opposite direction with a 1-2-2 record over its last five games after going 4-0-1 in its previous five. Liverpool is 17-3-3 in its last 23 games against West Ham United.

After starting the season off 8-2-2, Southampton came crashing back down to earth with a four-game losing streak. Many bettors believed that Southampton would continue to slide, but the club has done the opposite and flourished over its last six games with a 5-0-1 record. Southampton is a -175 favorite this Sunday on the soccer betting lines hosting Swansea City. Swansea City would pay +500 on an upset and +300 if it can force a draw. Southampton has not given up a goal to Swansea City in the last four matches between these two teams.

Manchester United takes on Leicester City at home on Saturday and is a heavy favorite at -350. Leicester City is a +850 underdog to win the game while the draw is going off at +485. Man U is 8-2-1 at home this season while Leicester City is 2-8-1 on the road.

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