Betting prediction for Swansea vs Manchester City

Swansea versus Manchester City will be the first match of the championship of the English Premier League in 2014. The match will start on 1 January at 14.45 and offers a really interesting clash.

Although this year Swansea is not performing at the level of the last season, they are still a team that is hard to beat. Manchester City plays not so well as guests in the season, although they are invincible at home. This ensures an extraordinary match which given the easy program of the leader in the current standings Arsenal in January could be decisive for the first place fight. Manchester City certainly don’t want to lag behind the leader and the pressure upon them in this match will be enormous.

The form of Swansea players will be crucial in this match. Michael Laudrup’s players have not won any of their last five matches and have recorded three draws and two losses after they won against Newcastle with 3-0 on December 4th. There is no way the poor results they have lately not to affect their attitude in the match and what is more important to throw away from the mind of Laudrup any thought of outplaying the stars from City. This implies that he will come up with the idea to keep a clean sheet rather than scoring, which means a more closed game.

Video from the last Manchester City’s mathc

Manchester City managed to beat the struggling Fulham with 2-4 away and achieved a draw 1-1 at Southampton. The victory against Fulham came really hard as in the middle of the second half, the result was equal 2:2. Then the individual class of City’s players said its word and the match was taken.

The defensive tactic, which most probably will be used by Swansea, will be crucial in this game. Swansea players can play in that way which turned out to be successfully implemented by the players of Southampton in their match against City. The Saints are a team that is similar in style of play to Swansea and they managed to restrict Manchester City to just one goal. For precisely this reason my prediction for this match is under 2.5 scored goals.

Video from the last Swansea’s match

The proposed by bet365 odds for this bet are 2.4, William Hill and Bet at Home offer 2.5. Coefficients which are more than excellent for this bet.

Soccer betting with bet365

Bet365 is one of the biggest bookmakers in the world. This is because they offer really excellent opportunities for placing some money on many betting options and a large number of championships for betting. This is true for almost all sports available on the planet.

If you look at the website of bet365 you will see that there a player could bet on almost any football league in the world. At bet365 you can bet on the English Premier League and the lower divisions in England. You can even bet on the sixth level of English football. It is similar in Spain. There you can bet on both the Primera and Segunda Division and the lower divisions too. In Germany the situation is the same as it is in all the major leagues.

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However, when we talk about the football championships at bet365 we must take into account an important fact. The more unknown and unpopular is a given championship, the lower the odds offered by bet365 are. So if you choose to bet on the second Australian division you will need a better success rate than if you choose the Premier League because of the lower odds offered by bet365.

The explanation lies in the popularity of the championships and the competition between the bookmakers. If the bookmakers compete for all the clients in the Premier League, then a player who likes to bet on the matches from Tonga is most likely to find the coefficients only at bet365.

Where to bet?

When you want to make money from sports betting one of the most important things you need to do is to research well with which bookie you are going to bet. It doesn’t matter will it be bet365, Bet at Home or William Hill, you need to research it well. The things you should be interested in before choosing where to bet are the number of sports that bookmaker offers for betting (bet365 is quite good at that) and the number of matches and championships that are offered by the bookie. Here the rule is the more, the better.

Another important thing you need to look deeply before you start betting are the odds. Even small differences are crucial because if you will gain some profit or lose your money by betting on sporting events in the long run is often directly dependent on very small differences between your success rate and the odds offered by the bookmakers.

Of course, it is important first to decide which strategy you are going to follow. For example, if your strategy is associated mainly with live betting you will have to check the proposals for live betting of the bookmaker. The three bookies I mentioned above bet365, Bet at Home and William Hill offer quite good options for that.

The requirements you must have to your bookmaker connected with live betting don’t differ too much from what you would have as requirements to traditional betting. You should look for more opportunities to bet on more matches on higher odds. However, when we talk about live betting it is important the bookie to offer live broadcasts of sports matches (again bet365 is good at that) as you need to observe the match you are going to bet on.

Another very important point that you should consider carefully before you choose your bookie are the fees on deposits and withdrawals. Of course, the more streamlined the procedure for withdrawal and deposit is, the better it is. Carefully study the process of withdrawal of money from the bookmakers so as not to remain unpleasantly surprised by some of the requirements when you have to do it.

When you have researched everything and you have already chosen your bookie you are ready to make your predictions and bets. Now it depends only on you whether you win or not.