2019-20 Europe Soccer Bettings Tips: Week 8

October 16th 2019, 12:54pm, By: SundayLeagueShark

After a week off for the international break, the top leagues in European soccer continue this week and some fantastic matchups headline the slate! We are back this weekend with a wraparound of some of the key matchups across the Bundesliga, La Liga and Ligue 1 including betting tips below.

Europe Soccer Betting Tips

French Ligue 1 Matchday 10
Nice vs Paris Saint Germain (Saturday 5.45am AEDT)

Nice have had a pretty impressive start to the season so far, maintaining a 4-1-4 record through the opening nine rounds, however, they are winless over their last three games and will have arguably their toughest test of the season when they face PSG on Saturday morning.

Paris Saint Germain currently sit on top of the Ligue 1 table with a 7-0-2 record. They have allowed just four goals through the opening nine rounds and have scored a league high 17. Led by star forward Neymar, who has slotted four goals this season, the PSG attack looks formidable.

Nice have won just one of their last 13 games against Paris Saint Germain in Ligue 1, including two draws and 10 losses. PSG have kept seven clean sheets through nine games so far this season, more than any other side. We think a win to nil is great value here.


Spanish La Liga Matchday 9
Atletico Madrid vs Valencia (Sunday 1am AEDT)

The game of the round in the La Liga sees the 3rd placed Atletico Madrid taking on 8th placed Valencia. Madrid have a 4-3-1 record through their opening eight games and have allowed just four goals, the fewest of any team in the La Liga.

On the contrary, Valencia have allowed 12 goals, which is the third most in the league and have a  3-3-2 record. They haven’t recorded a win over a top side in the La Liga to date, but won against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge just a few weeks ago.

Atletico Madrid are unbeaten in their last nine matches against Valencia, dating back to 2014. In fact, they have never lost to Valencia at home under current coach Diego Simeone. Atletico Madrid are great value at home, where they are yet to lose this year.


German Bundesliga Matchday 8
Borussia Dortmund vs Borussia Monchengladbach (Sunday 3.30am AEDT)

Monchengladbach currently sit atop the German Bundesliga table with a 5-1-1 record through the opening seven rounds. They are, however, yet to face one of the premier clubs in the Bundesliga, and they’ll get their toughest test to date as they face Dortmund this week.

Borussia Dortmund have lost just one game through the first seven rounds but sit in 8th place on the Bundesliga table. They have a 3-3-1 record and boast wins over the likes of FC Koln and Bayer Leverkusen.

Dortmund open as heavy favourites at home but we think there is some great value about the top placed side in the competition. Monchengladbach are 3-0-0 on the road so far this season and have allowed just one goal in those three games. Back them with the double chance here.


 

TIPS

Esports Betting Tips: Monday, May 25th

Plenty of great esports action to enjoy this Monday night and into Tuesday morning inlcuding big matchups in the CS:GO DreamHack Masters and DOTA2 ESL One Birmingham! See our best bets for the night here. read more

Horse Racing Tips: Monday, May 25th

There's three meetings across Australia on Monday, with Albury and Taree hosting seven races apiece, while Echuca has a nine-race program. Luke Krahe has picked out his best bets from all three tracks here. read more

Sha Tin Racing Tips: Sunday, May 24th

It's a Group 1 race day in Hong Kong with the Standard Chartered Chater Cup over 2400m headlining the monster 11-race card. The Group 1 comes up in Race 8. Check out our preview and betting tips for the Sha Tin meeting here! read more

Esports Betting Tips: Sunday, May 24th

There's plenty of great esports action coming our way as we bring you our best esports betting tips for Sunday night and into Monday morning Australian time from ESL One Birmingham and DreamHack Masters Spring 2020. read more

ARTICLES

What is Over-Round and How do Sportsbooks Make Money?

Over-Round is an important concept for both punters and sportsbooks. It's how Australian sportsbooks make money! All punters should understand over-round, how to spot it, and how to find better value on the Betfair Exchange. read more


Betfair Commissions and Charges

Ever wondered why you can get such great odds at Betfair in comparison to other online bookmakers? We break down why that is the case and why Betfair isn't just for professional punters here read more


What is Lay Betting?

Lay betting is when you’re betting against an event to occur. You’re betting that a horse won’t win a race, a team won’t win a match or your player will lose to their opponent. Find out more about lay betting at Betfair right here. read more


Understanding the Betfair Exchange

Learn the importance of the Betfair exchange for both recreational and professional punters. In this article we take a closer look at how Betfair works and why it often offers a superior product to the traditional online sports betting operators. read more


BLOGS

Updated 2020 AFL Fixture

The AFL season is set to make its long awaited return from the COVID-19 pandemic! We have the updated and revamped schedule from Rounds 2-5 here! read more


2020 NRL Draw

The NRL have announced the full fixture for the remainder of the 2020 NRL season with games set to recommence on Thursday, May 28th. We have the full 2020 NRL Draw for you here. read more


2020 NFL Schedule

The National Football League (NFL) have announced their 2020 NFL schedule with the action kicking off on September 10th. Check out the full NFL schedule here. read more


BetEasy to Close, Merger with Sportsbet to Proceed

Sportsbet and BetEasy will operate under the one brand after it was reported in The Australian on Tuesday that BetEasy operations are set to close. read more


Picklebet

Palmerbet