Bookies preparing for wave of bets on City and Liverpool in the opening weekend after Premier League fixtures released

Press release   •   Jun 17, 2011 11:26 BST

Manchester City and Liverpool are two of the hottest teams in the Premier League next season - and the bookies are already preparing for a wave of bets on them to win their clashes in the first round.

- City and Liverpool will be the double that all will go for, states Dan Vikman, Press Manager at published the odds for the opening round this Friday, hours after the schedule was presented.

Swansea will play their first ever Premier League match away at Manchester City while Liverpool hosts Sunderland.

- The double pays 1.75 and is the choice for the many punters who back solid favourites. Manchester United will also draw millions of bets away at West  Bromwich at 1.60 in odds.

Title holders Manchester United are favourites to lift the trophy again in May next year paying 2.75, while Chelsea and Manchester City is offered at 3.75 and 4.00 in odds respectively on

- Arsenal and Liverpool are interesting outsiders priced at eight times and ten times the money respectively. Liverpool sees a new dawn with Kenny Dalglish onboard as manager and you can never underestimate The Gunners.

Norwich and Swansea, both newcomers, pay a massive 5,000 in odds if they win Premier League. How about that?

Here are the Premier League odds:

Opening weekend - Saturday 13 August - 1X2 odds
Blackburn - Wolverhampton  1,90  3,35  4,00
Fulham - Aston Villa  2,20  3,25  3,20
Liverpool - Sunderland  1,40  4,25  8,00
Manchester City - Swansea  1,25  5,25  12,00
Newcastle - Arsenal  4,50  3,35  1,80
QPR - Bolton  2,40  3,30  2,80
Stoke - Chelsea  5,75  3,60  1,60
Tottenham - Everton  1,80  3,50  4,25
West Bromwich Albion - Manchester United  5,75  3,60  1,60
Wigan - Norwich  1,80  3,35  4,50
Odds from BetClic

Premier League Champions 2011/201 odds:
Manchester United   2,75
Chelsea   3,75
Manchester City   4,00
Arsenal   8,00
Liverpool   10,00
Tottenham   25,00
Aston Villa   250,00
Everton   250,00
QPR   500,00
Bolton   1000,00
Newcastle 1000,00
Wolverhampton   1000,00
Fulham   1000,00
Stoke   1000,00
Blackburn 1000,00
Wigan   1000,00
West Bromwich Albion   1000,00
Sunderland   1000,00
Norwich   5000,00
Swansea 5000,00
Odds from BetClic




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