Chelsea’s recent woes look set to continue when Manchester City roll into town this evening. A fragile defence could struggle to contain City’s potent attack. With Raheem Sterling, who is arguably the season’s standout player, set to start after being rested against Watford, Pep Guardiola’s team look great value to win the match at 10-11.
However, the best bet in the Premier League this weekend is Burnley to beat Brighton at 2-1. Burnley performed well in defeat against Liverpool and were improved by the return from injury of James Tarkowski and Robbie Brady. With midfielder Steven Defour close to making his comeback, Burnley could be about to turn the corner and are fancied to beat a Brighton team missing centre-back Shane Duffy through suspension and who have won just four of their 26 away games since returning to the Premier League.
Boxer Kell Brook could set up a British superbout with Amir Khan if he beats Australian Michael Zerafa tonight. Brook is a bestpriced 1-33 to win the fight, but should be backed to win between rounds one-four at 11-4.
The eyes of every racing fan will be on the Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown, where Champion Chase winner Altior makes his seasonal return. A class act, he has most to fear from Irish challenger Un De Sceaux.