The greatest European championship is two weeks away from kicking off and the very first bets and speculations on the next champions, the top four of 2019/20, and the relegation candidates are already on the table. Countless things can change till the end of the summer transfer window, as most sides are continually strengthening their squads. We are more hyped than ever for this EPL season, especially following the latest moves from the London and Liverpool clubs and are surely feeling like placing a tenner or more on all these juicy markets. Without further ado, let’s check at the highest odds on the Premier League 2018/2019 long-term wagers.
Premier League winner odds
Reigning champions Manchester City, are set for a good campaign according to the British betting sites who are offering the Citizens close to 7/10. Their team consistency, along with the presence of Pep Guardiola on their bench, guarantees that great things are to come from the Manchester side. A repeat offered at 1.73 (Coral) could very well be on the cards. Liverpool are prime suspects to be their greatest rivals as the Champions League finalists have improved in every by signing 4 top class players (Alisson – goalkeeper, Keita – central midfielder, Fabinho – defensive midfielder, Shaqiri – right winger). Jurgen Klopp’s Reds odds for conquering the top spot are offered at 5.50 on BetVictor. Manchester United follows close by at 8.50 on Paddy Power and Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea at 15.00 on William Hill. Tottenham have proved their consistency during the past years, but London’s side does not seem capable of taking the step to the next level. A Spurs EPL trophy win is priced at 19.00 on Paddy Power, while the renewed post-Wenger Arsenal follows at 26.00 on Unibet.
The battle for survival is fierce and has quite a few possible candidates. According to the bookies’ odds, newcomers Cardiff look like the weakest side and might be returning to the English Championship this year, the price at 1.75 on Marathonbet). Huddersfield might have survived last year, regardless a 2.25 price on William Hill seems to have some value. A Fulham relegation is offered at 2.75 on Unibet despite having strengthened their front line through the 2-year loan of Andre Schurrle!
Top Scorer Odds
Harry Kane won the golden boot of the 2018 World Cup and is inevitably the favourite in this category, priced at 3.75 on Ladbrokes. Last season’s top goalscorer Mohamed Salah follows close by at 7.00 on Paddy Power. Arsenal’s Aubameyang is offered at 8.00 on Bet365 while Romelu “the beast” Lukaku is priced at a not to shabby 10.00 on Bet365. Man City’s Sergio Aguero is offered at 9.00 on Will Hill.
Other Premier League 2018/2019 betting odds
If you want to wager on something less common, you can place your bets on the first manager to be sacked. Watford’s Javi Gracia is the most likely candidate at 5.00, with Leicester’s Puel 8.00 and Newcastle’s Rafa Benitez 9.00 following close by. You can also bet on which team/teams will clinch a spot a the TOP 4, where Arsenal’s odds at 3.00 on Bet365 seem quite appealing.