Dec 15

Saint-Etienne vs Monaco

Team News
Saint-Etienne
Pierre-Gabriel will be unavailable after being sent off against Marseille on Sunday.
Bryan Dabo and Léo Lacroix are similarly absent after an accumulations of bookings.
Ole Selnaes will miss the final two matches of 2017 with an ankle injury, but Rémy Cabella and Assane Dioussé are available again.
Monaco
Stévan Jovetic is Monaco’s only doubt aside from long-term absentees Tielemans and Boschilia.
Monaco played a rotated side in Tuesday’s Coupe de la Ligue win over Caen and should bring back in the likes of Danijel Subasic and Jemerson here.
Radamel Falcao and Thomas Lemar played in midweek, but only from the bench and will be in Leonardo Jardim’s XI here as he seeks to steal a march on fellow top sides Marseille and Lyon ahead of their match on Sunday.
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Dec 15

Key of the day – 15.12.2017

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 6 of Sevilla’s last 7 games (La Liga).
Over 2.5 goals @1.57
Hamburg have kept a clean sheet in their last 3 away matches against Borussia M.Gladbach in all competitions.
Hamburg X2 @2.10
Saint-Etienne have seen under 2.5 goals in their last 7 matches against Monaco in all competitions.
Under 2.5 goals @1.95
Eintracht Braunschweig have seen over 2.5 goals in their last 3 matches against Fortuna Duesseldorf in all competitions.
Over 2.5 goals @2.10
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in Ingolstadt’s last 4 games (Bundesliga II).
Under 2.5 goals @1.88
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 7 of Nancy’s last 8 home games (Ligue 2).
Over 2.5 goals @2.50
Le Havre have drawn their last 5 matches against Niort in all competitions.
Le Havre Draw @3.50
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Nimes’s last 13 games (Ligue 2).
Over 2.5 goals @2.02

Dec 14

Ajax vs Excelsior

Team News
Ajax
Marcel Keizer is expected to make one change from the side he deployed against PSV with midfielder Lasse Schöne suspended, though Klaas-Jan Huntelaar is pushing for a recall.
Excelsior
Alessandro Damenis is joined on the sidelines by Desevio Payne and Shane O’Neill.
Match Facts
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Ajax’s last 13 home games (Eredivisie). Over 2.5 goals 1.28
Ajax have won 13 of their last 15 home matches (Eredivisie). Ajax win 1.10
Ajax have scored at least 3 goals in 8 of their last 10 home matches (Eredivisie). Over 2.5 goals 1.28
Excelsior have lost their last 4 matches (Eredivisie). Excelsior lose 1.10
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 7 of Excelsior’s last 8 away games (Eredivisie). Over 2.5 goals 1.28
Excelsior have conceded at least 2 goals in their last 4 matches (Eredivisie). Over 1.5 goals 1.07
Ajax are undefeated in 11 of their last 12 matches against Excelsior in all competitions. Ajax win or draw 1.02
~ Ajax returned to winning ways with a convincing 3-0 victory over title rivals PSV at home.
~ Excelsior meanwhile visit Amsterdam on the back of a four-game losing streak.
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Dec 14

Key of the day – 14.12.2017

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Heracles’s last 7 games (Eredivisie).
Over 2.5 goals @1.61
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 11 of Fleetwood’s last 13 games (FA Cup).
Under 2.5 goals @2.00
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 8 of Karabukspor’s last 10 games (Turkey Cup).
Over 2.5 goals @2.04
Ismaily SC have won their last 8 away matches (Premier League).
Ismaily SC win @2.89
Misr El-Maqasa have scored at least 2 goals in their last 7 matches (Premier League).
Over 2.5 goals @1.85

Dec 09

Tottenham vs Stoke

Team News
Tottenham
Davinson Sanchez serves the first of a three-match ban for the red card picked up in the 1-1 draw with Watford last weekend.
Juan Foyth is in line to start alongside Jan Vertonghen in a 4-2-3-1 formation, with Toby Alderweireld and Victor Wanyama still sidelined.
Danny Rose sustained a cut to the face on Wednesday night, but is available.
Stoke
Bruno Martins Indi is expected to be out for about eight weeks with a groin injury, with former Tottenham defender Kevin Wimmer expected to deputise.
Stephen Ireland is ruled out for the away side, while the Potters are keen to ease Geoff Cameron back into the team.
Jack Butland returned from injury earlied than expected and will keep his place between the sticks, but Jese is ruled out due for family reasons.
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Dec 09

Key of the day – 09.12.2017

Leicester have won their last 4 matches against Newcastle.
Leicester win @2.89
Tottenham have scored at least 4 goals in their last 3 matches against Stoke.
Over 3.5 goals @2.20
Swansea have won 5 of their last 6 home matches against West Brom.
Swansea win @2.70
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Crystal Palace’s last 4 home games (Premier League).
Over 2.5 goals @2.00
West Ham have seen over 2.5 goals in their last 5 matches against Chelsea.
Over 2.5 goals @1.80
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 8 of Juventus’s last 9 home games (Serie A).
Over 2.5 goals @1.96
Borussia M.Gladbach have seen over 2.5 goals in 8 of their last 9 home matches against Schalke.
Over 2.5 goals @1.72
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Wolfsburg’s last 4 games (Bundesliga).
Over 2.5 goals @2.01
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in Guingamp’s last 7 home games (Ligue 1).
Under 2.5 goals @1.80
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Twente’s last 12 home games (Eredivisie).
Over 2.5 goals @1.80
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 9 of SC Heerenveen’s last 10 games (Eredivisie).
Over 2.5 goals @1.72
Oostende have won their last 3 home matches against KV Mechelen.
Oostende win @1.80
Birmingham are undefeated in their last 5 matches against Fulham.
Birmingham win or draw @2.20
Nottingham Forest have won their last 3 home matches against Bolton.
Nottingham Forest win @1.85
Norwich have seen under 2.5 goals in their last 4 home matches against Sheff Wed.
Under 2.5 goals @1.90
Wolves have seen over 2.5 goals in their last 3 home matches against Sunderland.
Over 2.5 goals @1.80

Dec 08

VfB Stuttgart vs Bayer Leverkusen

Team News
VfB Stuttgart
Benjamin Pavard could switch to the right, with Andreas Beck possibly getting a break and Marcin Kaminski filling in at centre-back.
Chadrac Akolo and Anastasiso Donis are fully fit again and could get their chances in attacking midfield.
The more physical target man Simon Terodde could get a chance from the start at home, with Takuma Asano possibly dropping to the bench.
Bayer Leverkusen
Panagiotis Retsos should replace the suspended Wendell in defence.
Domenik Kohr returns from suspension and is expected to replace the injured Charles Aránguiz in central midfield.
Julian Brandt could also start in Benjamin Henrichs’ spot on the right if manager Heiko Herrlich wants to make way for an additional striker in Lucas Alario.
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Dec 08

Key of the day – 08.12.2017

AC Horsens have seen over 2.5 goals in their last 3 matches against SoenderjyskE in all competitions.
Over 2.5 goals @1.90
Standard Liege have won 6 of their last 7 matches against Waasland-Beveren in all competitions.
Standard Liege win @2.25
Aberdeen have won their last 7 matches against Dundee FC in all competitions.
Aberdeen win @1.85
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 11 of Bursaspor’s last 13 games (Turkey Super Lig).
Over 2.5 goals @1.70
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Willem II’s last 8 home games (Eredivisie).
Over 2.5 goals @1.83
Sheff Utd have seen over 2.5 goals in 5 of their last 6 home matches against Bristol City in all competitions.
Over 2.5 goals @1.85
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 7 of Strasbourg’s last 8 games (Ligue 1).
Over 2.5 goals @1.83
Tours have lost 8 of their last 9 home matches (Ligue 2).
Tours lose @2.20
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 5 of Darmstadt’s last 6 away games (Bundesliga II).
Over 2.5 goals @2.14
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 6 of FK Spartak Subotica’s last 7 away games (Serbia Super Liga).
Under 2.5 goals @1.75

Dec 07

Atalanta vs Lyon

Team News
Atalanta
Jasmin Kurtic was forced off at half time in Atalanta’s 1-1 draw with Torino at the weekend and isn’t expected to feature here as a result. The home side can otherwise name their strongest possible XI.
Lyon
Lyon are expected to be without Bertrand Traore and Jeremy Morel for the trip to Atalanta on Thursday.
Rafael and Kenny Tete compete for a spot at right-back, while Fernando Marcal and Ferland Mendy are vying for a place on the opposite flank.
Mouctar Diakhaby is expected to partner Marcelo at the heart of the defence with Morel poised to miss out again.
Maxwel Cornet will continue in attack with Traore sidelined.
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Dec 07

Key of the day – 07.12.2017

There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 7 of FC Sheriff’s last 8 games.
Under 2.5 goals @1.70
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Rijeka’s last 6 games.
Over 2.5 goals @1.90
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 5 of Konyaspor’s last 6 games.
Under 2.5 goals @1.83
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Everton’s last 5 games.
Over 2.5 goals @1.80
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 5 of Dynamo Kyiv’s last 6 games.
Over 2.5 goals @1.83
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 5 of Nice’s last 6 games.
Over 2.5 goals @1.70
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 10 of Zorya’s last 11 games.
Under 2.5 goals @1.75
There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 9 of FK Crvena Zvezda’s last 11 games.
Under 2.5 goals @1.70
FK Vardar Skopje have lost 9 of their last 11 matches.
Vardar Skopje lose @2.14
AEK Athens have drawn their last 4 matches (UEFA Europa League).
AEK Athens draw @3.60
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 11 of Lyon’s last 13 games (UEFA Europa League).
Over 2.5 goals @1.64
AC Milan are undefeated in their last 18 matches (UEFA Europa League).
AC Milan win or draw @1.41