Football Betting Tips
12 December 2012
This week we preview midweek action in Spain, Italy and England, as European cup football takes centre stage.
Defending La Liga champions, Real Madrid, face Celta Vigo in the Copa del Rey. Will Jose Mourinho lead his team to the next round? In Italy, Serie A giants, AC Milan, host Reggina in the Coppa Italia, who will win?
Swansea City take on Middlesbrough in the league cup, will the Premier League outfit overcome the underdogs? Who is your money on?
If you are a betting person, here are tips ahead of the midweek action brought to you by Soccer 6 and guest predictor, SuperSport United goalkeeper, Ronwen Williams.
SWANSEA CITY V MIDDLESBROUGH
League position: Swansea 8th (Premiership) and Boro 3rd (English second tier)
Useful facts: Swansea have lit up the Premiership with some fine football at times this season. This means high-flying Championship side, Middlesbrough, will go into this encounter as firm underdogs at the Liberty Stadium.
Ronwen Williams: Swansea should win at home.
CELTA VIGO V REAL MADRID
League position: Celta 15th and Real 3rd
Useful facts: In this Copa del Rey tie, struggling Celta Vigo take on a powerful Real Madrid outfit at the Estadio de Balaidos. The Sky Blues will hope their good home record stands for something against Jose Mourinho’s men.
Ronwen Williams: It’s got to be a Real Madrid win.
AC MILAN V REGGINA
League position: Milan 7th (Serie A) and Reggina 17th (Serie B)
Useful facts: In this cup clash, Italian giants AC Milan host minnows Reggina at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza. The Red and Blacks aren’t enjoying their best season but still ought to have too much firepower for the Amaranto.
Ronwen Williams: Easy one, win for AC Milan.