One of the most exiting derbies in Europe is coming tonight and it is the match between the two teams in Liverpool? It is a special match because it applies not only the supremacy of town, but it is giving away three fundamental points in the race for next season’s Champions League.
Liverpool is in fact the fourth place with 43 points, Everton is sixth with 42.
ABSENCES: For Liverpool out are Agger, Jose Enrique, Sakho, Johnson and Lucas Leiva, all injured.
There are no physical problems for the “Toffemen” Martinez.
“REDS”: the huge offensive power of Liverpool is evidenced by the 53 goals scored or 2.41 per game. Thanks to this attack led by top scorer Suarez, Liverpool leads the ranking of 2.5 Over ( 1:57 ) together with Man City. We also really like the idea 1st Goal Time (3.6) the result of a roaring start to the race.
In the history of this derby Liverpool leads with 76 to 60 successes and Everton has not won in the last 8 games. Last success for them were on October 17, 2010. There are 64 ties between these two.
FORWARD: Everton – Liverpool 3-3 (34). One of the most exciting derby draw with the history of the Reds arrived 89 minutes thanks to Sturridge.
The scourge of football betting breaks even in continental football, give notice to the German weekly Der Spiegel.
The magazine reports that UEFA has turned to Europol to investigate some suspicious meetings.
According to reports 26 games would be under investigation divided as follows: 12 qualifications for the UEFA Cup, Intertoto – 8 matches, 3 of preliminary matches for Champions League, 2 UEFA Cup and then a qualifier for the next Europeans. Most of these meetings have been played this year, others between 2005 and 2006.
The teams involved would do all of eastern and south – eastern Europe, while the leaders of the organization are based in Asia.
To encourage misconduct is especially the little regulation when it comes to sports betting in that part of the world. Indeed there are no limits to the bets and the majority of the played may be carried out in a totally anonymous.
In Europe, from this point of view, the controls are much more severe it is also much more difficult to pass unnoticed suspicious movements of money.
Always Der Spiegel reports that some officials in November, UEFA would have gone to Holland to deliver into the hands of Europol a dossier that contained precisely the documentation on the alleged offenses which related games played in Bulgaria, Georgia, Serbia, Croatia and other countries of ‘ east.
The round of money connected to this investigation is huge, there is talk of betting millionaire. The organization in charge of the scam would use this medium to launder money derived from illegal activities such as prostitution, trafficking in arms and drugs.
According to Bet365 the long run of Roma, which lasted 23 league games in which the Giallorossi have won no less than 17 occasions and drew in the other six will end with a final victory over Inter for the race for the title in Italy. The balance of power now hangs on the side of the team from the capitol and even the bookies give some advantage to the team of Claudio Ranieri: Italian Digital Game offers 1.85 for a win for Roma and it rises to 1,90 with Totosì. In both cases, the offered odds for Inter are around two.
There are also bookies who offer equal odds for Inter and Roma in the Scudetto race: such are Mistertoto, which offers 1.95 for both teams to win the title. Close to this odds are some of the biggest international betting agencies like William Hill and Paddy Power, which offer a final win for Roma and Inter to 1.91. For Unibet the title for Roma is around 1.85 and 2.05 are the odds for Inter. The only bookmakers who still favors the Nerazzurri is bet365, which puts them at 1.91 against 2.00 assigned to Roma.
We shouldn’t forget that if both teams end with equal points the Scudetto goes to the Giallorossi.
Televideo.it has asked a group of experts and they also prefered Roma as the final winner of the championship.