Premiership Betting Review – 26 February 2006

Article by David Walker

Manchester United are the 2005/06 Carling Cup winners following a four- demolition of Wigan Athletic at the Millennium Stadium. United, as brief as 8/thirteen on the day, took the lead right after 32 minutes through Wayne Rooney but it was a 3 goals in 6 minutes salvo in the 2nd 50 percent that devastated outsiders Wigan. Louis Saha netted after 54 minutes, Cristiano Ronaldo on 58 and Rooney once again on the hour to win the Cup in emphatic fashion.

With United not taking part in in the Premiership this weekend, Chelsea extended their lead at the best to 15 factors with an expected victory more than Portsmouth. The Blues have been overwhelming favourites at 1/6 and did not disappoint short-odds backers with second half objectives from Frank Lampard and Arjen Robben to win the match two-.

Liverpool drew level on factors with Manchester United but remain third following a 1- win in opposition to Manchester City on Sunday. Harry Kewell’s objective five minutes ahead of the break was enough to safe all three points for the eight/15 Reds.

Arsenal’s dire away sort in the Premiership continued as they misplaced 1- at Blackburn Rovers. The five/four Gunners will have attracted a good deal of punting curiosity, however, it was 21/ten Rovers that took the points after Morten Gamst Pedersen’s decisive objective. The result saw Blackburn leapfrog Arsenal into fifth spot even though condemning them to their eighth away defeat of the period.

Birmingham Metropolis are within touching distance of safety right after a important win towards Sunderland. Even even though prior to the match the Blues had won just 3 games all time at St. Andrews, plenty will have ploughed into the 7/ten odds and Emile Heskey headed in the winner following 39 minutes.

In one more crunch relegation battle, Middlesbrough edged on their own closer to safety but piled on far more strain on West Bromwich Albion after winning two- at the Hawthorns. Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink’s objectives on 17 and 44 was enough to seal victory at tasty nine/5 odds.

Caretaker supervisor Glenn Roeder produced it three wins in 4 matches for 11/10 Newcastle with a 2- victory towards Everton. Two objectives from Nolberto Solano soon after 64 and 76 minutes saw Everton eliminate their very first match because December 28.

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