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Odds slashed on Man City to win the quadruple

| 14.02.2018

Citizens hammered Basel 4-0 on Tuesday Coral has cut the odds on Manchester City winning the quadruple into just 10/1 (from 12/1) following their 4-0 victory over Basel last night. At the start of the season, Manchester City were 300/1 to win the Premier League, FA Cup, Carabao Cup and Champions League. Pep Guardiola’s side have also been trimmed into 3/1 (from 10/3) to win the Champions League on... more...

Odds cut on Enrique to succeed Conte at Chelsea

| 09.02.2018

Italian could be quitting west London Coral has cut the odds on Luis Enrique being the next Chelsea manager to 6-4 (from 2-1) following strong support since opening the market. Beleaguered current boss Antonio Conte’s days seem numbered and former managers Guus Hiddink (4-1) and Carlo Ancelotti (5-1) are also in the frame. Coral’s Harry Aitkenhead said:” “Following Chelsea’s dismal defeat at Watfo... more...

Walter Smith backed for surprise Scotland return

| 08.02.2018

Scott Gemmill and Gary Caldwell in the mix too Walter Smith is the 3/1 favourite for the Scotland job after reports that the 69-year-old is being lined up for a shock return to the national side. Current U21 boss Scott Gemmill is the 7/2 second favourite and Gary Caldwell, formerly of Wigan and Chesterfield, who announced over the weekend that he has applied for the position is next at 9/2. Coral’... more...

Manchester United favourites to sign Isco and Gareth Bale

| 07.02.2018

Red Devils are at the head of the betting Manchester United are now favourites to sign two of Real Madrid’s biggest stars when the transfer window reopens. The Red Devils have spent around £300m since Jose Mourinho’s arrival in 2016 and could continue to add to their squad with the capture of Isco and Gareth Bale. United have been chasing Bale for some time and are now considered as the 2/1 favour... more...

Antonio Conte odds-on to leave Chelsea before the end of the season

| 01.02.2018

Blues manager on the brink Antonio Conte has been cut into 1/2 by Coral to leave his position as Chelsea manager before the end of the season. The Blues boss has seen his odds slashed from 5/6 following his side’s defeat to AFC Bournemouth on Wednesday night. Conte has cut an increasingly frustrated figure at Stamford Bridge in the wake of suggestions that he has no say over the club’s transfer po... more...

Faugheen and Yorkhill among market leaders for Dublin Festival

| 01.02.2018

Mullins’ runners head the betting Irish champion trainer Willie Mullins dominates the early betting for three of this weekend’s inaugural Dublin Racing Festival highlights. Yorkhill and Min are at the top of the market for the Coral Dublin Chase. The former can be backed at 11/10, with the latter available at 6/4. Stablemates Faugheen and Melon are even-money and 11/1 respectively for the Irish Ch... more...

Betting suspended on Aubameyang joining Arsenal

| 24.01.2018

Striker to join imminently Coral have suspended betting on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joining Arsenal during the January transfer window. A flurry of bets have been placed on the move in the last 24 hours after the striker went as short as 1/6 to join the Gunners from Borussia Dortmund. The Gabon international has bagged 21 goals in 23 games for the Bundesliga giants in a campaign that has been bes... more...

Alexis Sanchez 11/10 to score against Arsenal this season

| 23.01.2018

Chilean star has finally moved Manchester United will not face Arsenal in the league until late-April. But that hasn’t stopped Coral pricing up new Red Devils signing Alexis Sanchez scoring against his former club. The Chilean ace is rated an 11/10 chance to score against his old employers when the two clubs meet at Old Trafford. Sanchez could play in 14 fixtures for United in the Premier League t... more...

Aubameyang odds-on to sign for Arsenal this month

| 18.01.2018

Dortmund ace could be on the move Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is now odds-on at 4/6 to sign for Arsenal before the end of the month. The Gunners are reportedly preparing a bid for the striker who was as long as 8/1 to sign for the North Londoners just a few days ago. With Alexis Sanchez seemingly on his way out of the Emirates, Arsenal require a replacement. Aubameyang has been unsettled at Borussia... more...

Buveur D’Air odds-on for Champion Hurdle after Faugheen flop

| 08.01.2018

All-change in the ante-post market Buveur D’Air has been moved to odds-on favourite for the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham in March. Nicky Henderson’s charge is now 1/2 from 7/4 for the Grade 1 contest following Faugheen’s shock defeat at Leopardstown this afternoon. Faugheen himself has been taken out of the betting after sadly pulling up in the Ryanair Hurdle as 1/6 favourite. Mick Jazz won the r... more...