I once had a polite-but-candid chat with a Geico executive on a flight to California. Feeling from him a certain urging to speak my mind, I said that while some Geico commercials would go down as classic works of pop art, others were stupid and idiotic and I understood nothing of the writers’ attempts to be funny. “That’s perfect,” the man said. “Why?” “Because we … [Read more...] about Vegas Favors Citizens and Reds, Predicts MUFC Stumble in Champions League Q-Finals
Jurgen Klopp and his boys shocked the world once again, after defeating Bayern Munich in Germany, 1-3. A vast majority of soccer public didn't give too many chances to Liverpool's advance to the quarterfinals of the Champions League. Their trip to Munich was predicted to be unsuccessful, and painful, but somehow the Reds beat all the numbers and did what they know the … [Read more...] about Klopp After Bayern: “Liverpool is Back on The Top of European Football”
Though there’s still a lot I have to learn about English football, I know this much – punters and pundits tend to overreact to things in the short term, and the syndrome affects the betting action. If you want to see what collective madness and despair look like, fix your eye on supporters when a club vying for the Premiership crown suddenly goes cold on the attack. Don’t … [Read more...] about Is Now the Best Time to Gamble on Liverpool Winning the EPL?
Liverpool fans are experiencing a deja vu. Several years ago, Brendan Rodgers, Steven Gerrard, and Luis Suarez were leading in what seemed to be a decided championship, but in the end, finished behind Manchester City. The prospects of seeing the same scenario this season are very high. Less than six weeks ago, Liverpool was seven points away from the Citizens. After today's … [Read more...] about Goalless Draw in Merseyside Derby Pulls Livepool Away From The No.1 Place
On behalf of a site that deserves better fact-checking from its authors, I owe WagerBop readers a sincere apology. Not just for my looks in the byline photo. Our headline on the upcoming Bayern-Liverpool leg has been deceiving gamblers on more than one continent. What our staff overlooked (easy to miss stuff with me in charge of anything) is a subtle, modern rule … [Read more...] about MyBookie’s Odds on 2nd Bayern-Liverpool Leg Defy All Football Logic