The Fantastic Friday Double

It's Friday morning and all is relatively calm at Live Football Scores HQ with thinking caps being placed to sort out the wheat from the chaff in an assortment of bookies offers concerning this weekend's Euro 2016 qualifying games. One offer that we thought worth a second look was from Coral , a "new player only" offer but nevertheless , good odds on two popular games . The offer ? Coral … [Read more...]

The Boxing Bet Bonus – St George and England ?

The fight that all Boxing fans are talking about is nearly upon us with the much anticipated rematch between Carl "The Cobra" Froch and George "St.George" Groves taking place at a sold out Wembley Stadium on Saturday 31st May. At stake apart from bragging rights are the IBF and WBA Super Middleweight titles which Froch currently holds however after the first fight between the pair ended in what … [Read more...]

The Peruvian Punt – 3/1 For England To Beat Peru

England begin their World Cup preparations on Friday night at Wembley with a friendly international game against Peru . The purpose of the exercise is to give the England boys a chance to encounter some South American opposition prior to the tournament although you could speculate that as the majority of the Brazilian and Argentinian players already play in Europe then this should not be too much … [Read more...]

England Fixtures pose worries

England fixtures coming up include Oct 12, San Marino (h); Oct 16, Poland (a); and Mar 22, 2013, San Mariono (a).  The question is: does Wembley inhibit England players? Although Hodgson thinks that the players got hold of the ball and played well, it took Frank lampard's late penalty in the last fixture (England 1, Ukraine 1) at Wembley, to transform the match that so nearly dashed England's … [Read more...]

England out on Penalties, Italy through

England came close but it wasn't good enough.  Heartbreak among the players according to Gerrard, although few people thought England would get this far - a quarter final in the Euro 2012 against Italy. It all came down to their old enemy, the penalty shoot out. Taking Italy to a 0-0 score and losing 4-2 on a penalty shoot out. They chased hard throughout the game, but the legs were tired and … [Read more...]

What are England’s chances against Italy?

Italy and England are actually very similar, the Azzurri came out and looked like attacking against the Republic of Ireland, and absorbed all the pressure against both Croatia and Spain in Group B. Both sides are naturally cautious, however, England is less likely to be caught out on the break by the Italians as they would have been if it were Spain. Wayne Rooney has been off form, what … [Read more...]

England’s Chow Down in Kiev

Azzurri tackle Roy Hodgson’s England in Kiev with the winner getting the privilege of taking on the mighty Germany on Thursday. Wayne Rooney is well polished up having been a bit rusty mid-week. He marked his comeback recently in fine form with a superb goal on Tuesday against Ukraine, sending England through triumphantly as group winners. After eight years without a goal up until he tapped one … [Read more...]

Euro 2012 – Tournament Betting Review

The much anticipated Euro 2012 tournament kicks off today in the National Stadium in Warsaw with joint hosts Poland facing Greece . Many would argue that this tournament , featuring the best teams in Europe offers more interest to the average football fan as the general standard is much higher than the World Cup tournament given the strength of football in Europe . Current World Cup holders and … [Read more...]

England v Belgium Betting Review

England take on Belgium this afternoon at Wembley Stadium in an International Friendly game which will be their last game before the Euro 2012 competition commences . Commentators believe that new England coach Roy Hodgson will use this game to field his strongest team in preparation for England's first game at the Euro 2012 tournament against France. England are without experienced midfielders … [Read more...]