It’s all about the Premier League this weekend. On Friday, Wolverhampton takes on Manchester City. Then on Saturday, the most intriguing matchup has Newcastle in a battle against Everton. Wolverhampton hits the pitch against Liverpool on Sunday. Also that day, Arsenal goes against Chelsea. Check out our analysis and free picks for the top soccer betting matches this week!
Top Soccer Betting Picks for the Week – December 23rd Edition
Friday, Dec. 27th
Wolverhampton vs Manchester City
- Premier League: Wolverhampton +1 ½ (-142) / Manchester City -1 ½ (+102)
Manchester City knows they won’t catch Liverpool in the English Premier League standings. That hasn’t stopped them from going on a tear. They’ve won their last 4 matches by a combined 13 goals to 3. Wolverhampton hasn’t scored a goal against Man City in the last 3 head-to-head matches. Give up the goal and a half.
Soccer Betting Pick: Manchester City
Saturday, Dec. 28th
Newcastle vs Everton
- Premier League: Newcastle +156 / Everton +152
These 2 are evenly matched. Newcastle beat Everton 3-2 in the last head-to-head That happened last March. Newcastle is in better form for the rematch. They’ve won 3-of-4. Give the nod to Newcastle.
Soccer Betting Pick: Newcastle
West Ham vs Leicester City
- Premier League: West Ham +271 / Leicester City -125
Right now, Leicester City has a point more than Man City on the EPL Standings. That will change after West Ham upsets Leicester. West Ham beat Southampton 1-0 in their last. They upset Chelsea 1-0 on Nov. 30. Leicester won’t recover after the 1-3 loss to Man City on Dec. 21.
Soccer Betting Pick: West Ham
Burnley vs Manchester United
- Premier League: Burnley +250 / Manchester United -103
Burnley gets the benefit of the doubt in this. Why? Watford upset Man United 2-0 in United’s last game on Dec. 22. Let’s be serious, though. Is Burnley worth a play? Not even close. Take the more than fair odds on Manchester United to get back on track.
Soccer Betting Pick: Manchester United
Sunday, Dec. 29th
Arsenal vs Chelsea
- Premier League: Arsenal +173 / Chelsea +127
Arsenal continues to have issues. Chelsea will throw in a dud once in a while. They could on Sunday. But they beat Tottenham 2-0 on Dec. 22. Back the Blues.
Soccer Betting Pick: Chelsea
Liverpool vs Wolverhampton
- Premier League: Liverpool -1 ½ (-147) / Wolverhampton +1 ½ (+106)
No doubt, Liverpool is the better team. But, the handicap odds favor Wolverhampton. Pool hasn’t won by more than a goal in their last couple of matches. The Wanderers dominated Besiktas 4-0 three matches ago. They lost by only 1 to Tottenham and beat Norwich 2-1 in their last couple of EPL matches. Take the goal and a half on Wolverhampton.
Soccer Betting Pick: Wolverhampton