By: Fasika Zelealem
2020 EPL Title Odds Preview for Week 13
We have reached week 13 of the 2019/20 Premier League season and there is now an eight-point gap between Liverpool in first and Leicester City in second place.
Before the international break, we witnessed Liverpool go nine points clear of Manchester City with a 3-1 win. Liverpool went 2-0 up in the first 12 minutes before the score ending up 3-1 in Liverpool’s favor to increase their unbeaten streak to 13 games this season.
Manchester City lost for the third time this season and dropped to fourth in the table, one point behind Leicester City and Chelsea, respectively.
Liverpool who has an eight-point lead at the start of the season remains the sportsbooks favorites for the fifth week in a row with odds of -250, to win the 2020 EPL Title. Manchester City also remains second with odds of +225 to retain their Premier League Title.
Liverpool now has a run of winnable games that could see them increase their already substantial lead at the top of the table. City, on the other hand, starts a run of games against top-six rivals, Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal that are must-win games if they want to keep up with Liverpool.
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The EPL Title Odds for the Best of the Rest
Tottenham Hotspur remains winless in their last five games after drawing 1-1 with Sheffield Wednesday. Spurs were lucky to even secure a draw after Sheffield United were disallowed a contentious goal due to VAR.
Their last win was against Southampton back in late September and Spurs sit all the way down in 14th with just three league wins all season.
Sportsbooks have their updated odds on winning the 2020 EPL odds at a staggering +50000.
Arsenal isn’t faring much better than their North London rivals recently with just one win in their last five games. Arsenal lost 2-0 to Leicester City on the 9th of November and sit 6th in the Premier League table.
Their captain situation hasn’t died down with new captain Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang hitting back at the Arsenal hierarchy for advising to stay away from AFCTV personality ‘Troopz’.
Sportsbooks has the odds on Arsenal winning the EPL Title at +50000.
Chelsea Odds to Win the EPL Title Now that Pulisic is Rounding into Form
Chelsea is one of the most-inform teams in the league with six straight wins, rising to 3rd in the Premier League table, level on points with second-placed Leicester City.
Chelsea faces their biggest test of the season so far next Saturday against Manchester City and will be looking to prove a point to one of the Premier League’s big boys.
American teenager Christian Pulisic is in the form of his career with five league goals in his last three games.
Chelsea now possesses the third-best odds to win the EPL Title which opens at +3300.
It’s one step forward and two steps back for Manchester United. Manchester United may have taken a step in the right direction with just one defeat in their last four Premier League games.
United beat Brighton and Hove Albion 3-1 before the international break and have now risen to 7th in the table.
Sportsbooks’ odds on Manchester United now open at +50000.
Liverpool and Manchester City remain the only clubs worth putting your money on. Liverpool remain favorites going into week 13 and we shall see if this continues until the end of the season.