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19 August 2016

Take a look at the odds this weekend from Sky Bet.

Bradford City

 

Bradford are odds-on 4/5 favourites with Sky Bet to win Saturday’s home game with Coventry City. The Sky Blues are 18/5 and the draw 12/5.

 

Last season’s corresponding fixture finished 0-0 and a repeat of that scoreline can be backed at 8/1.  

 

 The Bantams are 13/8 in the half-time/full-time market and  21/10 in the (-1) goal handicap. Bradford to win 1-0, 2-0 or 2-1 can be backed at 13/8, while the hosts to win by exactly one goal is 5/2.

 

Bury

 

 Bury are 19/20 favourites with Sky Bet to win Saturday’s Lancashire derby at home to Oldham. The Latics are 3/1 with the draw available at 12/5.

 

Last season’s corresponding fixture at Gigg Lane finished 1-1 and a repeat of that scoreline can be backed at 5/1.  

 

The Shakers are 2/1 in the half-time/full-time market and can be backed at 7/4 to win 1-0, 2-0 or 2-1. The home side are 21/10 to win to nil, while Bury to win and both teams to score is marked up at 100/30.

 

Chesterfield

 

Unbeaten Chesterfield are 9/5 with Sky Bet to win Saturday’s game at Shrewsbury, with the hosts 6/4 and the draw marked up at 9/4. L

 

ast season’s corresponding fixture at the New Meadow finished in a 2-1 win for the Spireites and a repeat of that scoreline can be backed at 9/1.  

 

The visitors are 100/30 to draw and 5/1 to win in the (-1) goal handicap, while both teams to score is 8/11 and not to evens.  Chesterfield are evens draw no bet, and 4/1 to win to nil.

 

Fleetwood Town

 

Fleetwood are 12/5 with Sky Bet to win at early pacesetters Bolton Wanderers on Saturday, with the hosts 11/10 and the draw available at 12/5.

 

 The Cod Army beat Oxford United 2-0 in midweek and a repeat of that scoreline can be backed at 16/1. Fleetwood to win 1-0, 2-0 or 2/1 is marked up at 100/30, while they are 11/8 draw no bet and 4/1 to win to nil.

 

Fleetwood to win and both teams to score is 6/1, while you can get 11/2 on a win for the visitors and under 2/5 goals in the match.

 

Gillingham

 

Gillingham are unbeaten so far this season and are 23/10 with Sky Bet to get the better of Scunthorpe on the road.

 

There have been goals in every game they have played in so far and both teams to score here can be backed at 8/11.

 

 The hosts have also not suffered a defeat and are 6/5 with the draw 23/10 – Gillingham’s latest result was a 1-1 stalemate and a repeat of that is 5/1.

 

Millwall

 

 Millwall will look to bounce back from a 5-1 thrashing at Peterborough and are 6/5 favourites with Sky Bet to get three points at home to Sheffield United.

 

All their games so far have involved at least three goals and over 2.5 once more is on offer at even money.

 

The Blades have managed two draws and two defeats in all competitions and are 23/10 to collect all three points with the stalemate on offer at the same price with Sky Bet.

 

MK Dons

 

 MK Dons suffered their first reverse last time at home to Bradford and are 12/5 at Sky Bet to respond with a victory on the road this time at Rochdale.

 

The hosts can be backed at 23/20 with the draw on offer at 23/10.

 

MK Dons have scored in every fixture so far – it is 8/11 for both teams to find the target and 5/1 for the visitors to secure a win to nil.

 

Northampton Town

 

Northampton have drawn all three games in League One and another here is 9/4 at Sky Bet when they play host to AFC Wimbledon.

 

 Two of the draws have finished in a 1-1 scoreline and a repeat is on offer at 9/2. Northampton to get three points can be backed at 6/5 with the visitors trading at 12/5.

 

 The latter have lost all four of their games in all competitions – the last two were 2-1 and that result in favour of Northampton is 8/1.

 

Oldham Athletic

 

Oldham are staring at a third draw on the trot and that is a 12/5 chance with Sky Bet as they travel to local rivals Bury.

 

Both those recent stalemates ended 0-0 and a third such outcome can be backed at 8/1 while an away win is 3/1.

 

Bury were also involved in a 0-0 draw in their latest fixture – they are odds-on at 19/20 to take all three points.

 

Port Vale

 

 Port Vale have won back-to-back matches to nil and they are 4/1 with Sky Bet to achieve that feat once more when they travel to Swindon.

 

 The visitors are 19/10 to pick up all three points in the outright betting with the hosts 7/5 as they look for a first victory since the opening day of the season.

 

The draw can be backed at 12/5.

 

Rochdale

Rochdale are yet to win in Sky Bet League One but did register a home success in the Capital One Cup – they are back on their own patch and 23/20 to get the better of the MK Dons and collect a welcome three points.

 

The visitors are 12/5 and have scored in every game so far this season.

 

If you fancy both teams to register on this occasion it is 8/11 with the draw trading at 23/10.

 

Scunthorpe United

 

Scunthorpe have not been beaten this season and are 6/5 to collect three points with Sky Bet at home to Gillingham.

 

 The free-scoring visitors can be backed at 23/10 for victory with the draw 23/10 as well while both teams to score in the game is an 8/11 chance.

 

If you fancy more goals to be on the cards then over 2.5 in total is trading at 10/11.

 

Sheffield United

 

 Sheffield United are still seeking a first win of the season and they are 23/10 at Sky Bet to collect all three points on the road at Millwall.

 

The hosts are on a recovery mission after they were thumped 5-1 in midweek and can be backed at 6/5 to get back on course with a victory.

 

The draw is 23/10 while a win to nil for the visitors can be backed at 9/2.

 

Southend United

 

 Southend finally got into gear with a 3-0 success at Sheffield United and they are 7/5 in the outright betting with Sky Bet to follow up and 22/1 to repeat that exact scoreline.

 

Visiting Bristol Rovers bid to bounce back from a midweek defeat and can be backed at 19/10.

 

The draw is on offer at 12/5.



Remember that all odds are subject to change at www.skybet.com


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