Analysis: Identifying English football’s hoodoos
Stuart Walker 28.08.2018

Analysis: Identifying English football’s hoodoos

Romelu Lukaku’s first-half miss against Tottenham on Monday night continued the Manchester United striker’s frustrating scoring record against the north London side. The Belgium international has netted just one goal in 863 minutes against Spurs in his Premier League career. But what other hoodoos persist in English football? We’ve looked back over the data from the More...
Sergio Aguero to win Golden Boot @ 11/4
EFL strengths and weaknesses part 1
Stuart Walker 20.08.2018

EFL strengths and weaknesses part 1

Today we’re launching a series of analytical summaries for the EFL, covering three teams from each of the Championship, League One and League Two. We’ve selected clubs at random and identified their top three strengths, weaknesses, goalscorers and creators. More...
Middlesbrough to win Championship @ 5/1
Premier League transfers: How to find a late bargain
Tony Kelshaw 06.08.2018

Premier League transfers: How to find a late bargain

With deadline day fast approaching, we're taking a look at where the value lies in making late Premier League transfers. A tighter summer window ending before the new season begins has put more pressure on top-flight clubs to get their house in order and seek out any bargain buys still available. More...
Man Utd to win the title @ 50/1
The ultimate Fantasy Premier League guide
Stuart Walker 30.07.2018

The ultimate Fantasy Premier League guide

As anticipation for the new Premier League season builds, armchair managers are feverishly tinkering with their fantasy football squads, but how do you get the edge on your friends and colleagues? We’ve analysed the data for the official Fantasy Premier League game, including the strategies of last season’s top 50 managers, to help you top the league. More...
Liverpool to win Premier League @ 7/4
Who will be the Premier League’s first £100m player?
Stuart Walker 23.07.2018

Who will be the Premier League’s first £100m player?

It’s only a matter of time before the £100m barrier is broken in English football and our detailed analysis of the biggest signings over the last decade has produced a 10-man shortlist of the players likeliest to make it happen. More...
Man Utd to win the Premier League @ 50/1
Which signings were the best – and worst – value for money last summer?
Andrew McDermott 16.07.2018

Which signings were the best - and worst - value for money last summer?

With the World Cup over and attention snapping quickly back to the 2018/19 season, there’s an additional sense of urgency in the transfer market. We’ve cast our eye back to the deals done in the Premier League and EFL last summer, comparing what each signing achieved on the pitch with their total cost to the club - based on reported fees and wages - to see which players represented the best and worst value for money in a range of categories. More...
Tour de France 2018: Where could the race be won?
Andrew McDermott 05.07.2018

Tour de France 2018: Where could the race be won?

We’ve put together an interactive stage guide for the Tour de France 2018 which not only gives you all the information you’d expect but also includes an analysis of each stage’s importance to the riders challenging for the yellow jersey. We’ve done this by breaking down the performance of the last 10 yellow jersey winners More...
Wimbledon courts guide: How to find exactly what you want
Andrew McDermott 28.06.2018

Wimbledon courts guide: How to find exactly what you want

If you are heading to Wimbledon this summer you’ll have plenty of choices to make: there are plenty of courts available but you can only be in one at a time. To make your decisions easier we’ve analysed every match from the 2017 tournament - singles and doubles - to identify which Wimbledon courts are likely to provide what you’re looking for. More...
How does the World Cup affect the transfer market?
Stuart Walker 23.05.2018

How does the World Cup affect the transfer market?

We've looked at every summer signing made by clubs in the 'big five' European leagues since World Cup 2006 - including which players moved after the tournament - to see how the last three editions have influenced the transfer market. More...
Who should be in the England World Cup squad?
Stuart Walker 10.05.2018

Who should be in the England World Cup squad?

With the deadline for naming provisional World Cup squads fast approaching, Gareth Southgate will surely be scribbling down and crossing off names in search of the perfect combination for the plane to Russia. To assist him in his deliberations, we’ve turned to the data and come up with a simple scoring system inspired by fantasy More...
Champions League and Europa League: The key questions answered
Andrew McDermott 26.04.2018

Champions League and Europa League: The key questions answered

The Champions League and Europa League have both reached the semi-final stage and Liverpool and Arsenal are flying the flag for English football. We have analysed historic data from both competitions to identify trends in terms of what success or failure might mean for the teams next season, and which squads look best equipped to More...
Arsenal next manager odds: Contenders to replace Wenger
Andrew McDermott 20.04.2018

Arsenal next manager odds: Contenders to replace Wenger

Arsene Wenger has announced he will leave Arsenal at the end of the season so here are the Arsenal next manager odds and we have a great infographic on the main contenders to replace him. Carlo Ancelotti and Joachim Low have been installed as the early favourites in bwin’s next Arsenal manager odds, with Brendan Rodgers More...
Manchester City: Are they the greatest Premier League champions?
Andrew McDermott 19.04.2018

Manchester City: Are they the greatest Premier League champions?

The media have run out of superlatives to describe Manchester City at times this season, and even accounting for their recent sticky patch they will surely go down as one of the top-performing champions in the Premier League era. We wanted to find out whether they are likely to be remembered as the best of More...
Manchester City to win Premier League 2018/19 @ 67/100
Which players have spent the most time on the bench this season?
Andrew McDermott 11.04.2018

Which players have spent the most time on the bench this season?

This time last year, Burnley’s James Tarkowski had spent longer sitting on the bench than any other outfield player in the Premier League. Since then he has worked his way into not only the Clarets’ first team but the England squad. No player aspires to spending a career on the sidelines and Tarkowski has shown More...
Champions League betting: All you need to know
Andrew McDermott 03.04.2018

Champions League betting: All you need to know

Champions League betting odds > BET HERE! The knockout stage of the Champions League is in full swing and the competition to reach the final in Kiev is fierce. To help you find the best bets, we’ve gone beyond the usual form guides and head-to-heads and pushed ourselves to deliver a different take on the More...
Joshua vs Parker: AJ tipped to KO Kiwi just after halfway point
Tony Kelshaw 29.03.2018

Joshua vs Parker: AJ tipped to KO Kiwi just after halfway point

Think Joshua will win? BET HERE! Think Parker will win? BET HERE! Explore all bets Odds: Joshua 2/25, Draw 33/1, Parker 6/1 Date: 2130, 31/03/2018 Venue: Principality Stadium, Cardiff TV: Sky Sports Box Office Anthony Joshua is strongly fancied to add the WBO heavyweight title to his WBA and IBF belts when facing Joseph Parker More...
Champions League Round of 16: All you need to know
Andrew McDermott 12.03.2018

Champions League Round of 16: All you need to know

CLICK HERE! to bet on the Champions League The knockout stage of the Champions League is in full swing and the competition to reach the final in Kiev is fierce. To help you find the best bets, we’ve gone beyond the usual form guides and head-to-heads and pushed ourselves to deliver a different take on More...
Game states: Who has spent the most time winning, drawing and losing this season?
Andrew McDermott 27.02.2018

Game states: Who has spent the most time winning, drawing and losing this season?

While the league table is ultimately all that matters at the end of the season, it only reflects the state of play after all 90 minutes have elapsed in each match and not the game states that have occurred beforehand. To see if it was selling some teams short – or perhaps flattering others – More...
Football’s top goalscoring bromances
Andrew McDermott 05.02.2018

Football’s top goalscoring bromances

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, we’ve turned our attention to football’s most successful goalscoring partnerships. For each of the big five leagues, plus the EFL, we’ve looked at which pairs of players have created the most goals for each other from the start of last season up to the end of January. We’ve also More...
Six Nations venue guide: Where should you go for the best experience?
Andrew McDermott 01.02.2018

Six Nations venue guide: Where should you go for the best experience?

CLICK HERE! to bet on the Six Nations With the Six Nations taking place, many fans will be planning trips to watch their national team in action. It is not always easy to predict which journeys will be worth it though, so to help we have combined data from every match since the tournament was expanded More...
Who should your club sign in the January transfer window?
Andrew McDermott 24.01.2018

Who should your club sign in the January transfer window?

Many clubs will still be looking to complete some important January transfer window business between now and the end of the month but who are the best signings? We’ve analysed over 2,500 mid-season moves to clubs in the ‘big five’ European divisions over the last decade, categorising each deal and measuring how effective it was. More...
How much does the Christmas Day table matter?
Stuart Walker 20.12.2017

How much does the Christmas Day table matter?

CLICK HERE! to view all the bwin football markets There are plenty of clichés floating around in football about the importance of being top or bottom of the table at Christmas, but just how reliable are they in gauging how the rest of the season will pan out? We’ve looked at the last 10 Christmas More...
Defending a lead: Which clubs do it best?
Andrew McDermott 13.12.2017

Defending a lead: Which clubs do it best?

CLICK HERE! to view all the bwin football markets The value of closing out a win is becoming increasingly apparent in the Premier League this season. The two Manchester clubs have been ruthless in doing so and occupy the top two places in the league table as a result, while Bournemouth and West Brom languish More...
Who makes the best use of set pieces?
Stuart Walker 11.12.2017

Who makes the best use of set pieces?

CLICK HERE! to view all the bwin football markets Set pieces have been taken far more seriously in recent years. Once seen as the preserve of the more agricultural teams in a division, the 2014 World Cup witnessed a surge in goals from dead-ball situations. We’ve crunched the numbers from the last three seasons to More...
Who are the referees’ pets?
Stuart Walker 04.12.2017

Who are the referees' pets?

CLICK HERE! to view all the bwin football markets We’ve crunched the numbers for every defensive player in the big five European leagues in the last three seasons – filtering out those who commit fewer than one foul per game on average, along with those who have made less than a season’s worth of appearances More...
World Cup draw: Who do (and don’t) England want to face?
Andrew McDermott 29.11.2017

World Cup draw: Who do (and don’t) England want to face?

CLICK HERE! to bet on World Cup 2018 The World Cup draw takes place on Friday and fans of all participating countries are keen to know which of the various combinations possible will give their side the most straightforward passage to the knockout stages. England’s supporters are no exception so to make things easier to More...
How will England fare in the Ashes?
Stuart Walker 22.11.2017

How will England fare in the Ashes?

With the Ashes due to start at midnight, there will be plenty of English cricket fans bracing for some all-nighters. With Joe Root already having to respond to some Aussie jibes and plenty of nervousness about the absence of Ben Stokes, it’s safe to say there is plenty to be anxious about. We’ve analysed the More...
Why you should be watching the bwin Grand Slam of Darts
Andrew McDermott 13.11.2017

Why you should be watching the bwin Grand Slam of Darts

bwin Grand Slam Special FreeBet offer! bwin Grand Slam of Darts odds! The bwin Grand Slam of Darts is under way and, while we’re obviously biased, we’ve also seen plenty in the data to suggest that we’ll be in for a real spectacle. In the graphic below we’ve crunched the numbers from all of 2016’s More...
How to build the ideal football squad
Andrew McDermott 13.11.2017

How to build the ideal football squad

CLICK HERE! to bet on all Premier League markets The winter transfer window is on the horizon and fans are already looking ahead to who their club should be looking to sign in January. Bringing in new faces is not without its risks though, with Everton’s summer squad-building having ended badly for Ronald Koeman, so More...
Infographic: Are English players overpriced?
Andrew McDermott 09.11.2017

Infographic: Are English players overpriced?

CLICK HERE! to bet on England’s internationals Gareth Southgate’s England squad line up against two of world football’s superpowers this week – Germany and Brazil – and a cursory glance at the relative cost of the three squads had us wondering whether the price of English players in the transfer market is inflated. While a More...
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