United Longer Price Than Arsenal For The League
Another day of shocks in the Premier League and William Hill offer 5/1 that the Premier League is won with 74 points or fewer (75 is the lowest ever - United 96/97).
Manchester City were 66/1 to be defeated 3-2 by Aston Villa and five lucky punters, all from the Birmingham area, scooped £335 after backing the unlikely scoreline. Across Manchester, the red half were 22/1 to be defeated 2-1 and one lucky punter, again from the Midlands, stuck £25 on the result, bagging himself a tidy £575.
Given that United and City both lost taking their league tallies up to five between them. William Hill offer Even money that they lose 15 or more matches combined by the end of the season.
"Aaron Ramsay has really stepped it up this season and he is starting to show the kinds of qualities that could see him become the next Steven Gerrard or Frank Lampard in terms of his importance to his club," said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.
After their defeat in the Premier League on Saturday, William Hill now make Manchester United 6/1 to win the Premier League a longer price than Arsenal - who are 4/1 third favourites to win the league.
How many EPL matches will Manchesters City and United lose this season: 5/1 9 or fewer; 6/5 between 10 and 14; Evens 15 or more
More than 10 goals in the Prem this season - 5/6
More than 15 goals in the Prem this season - 6/1
More than 20 goals in the Prem this season - 33/1
Premier League winner: 9/4 Manchester City; 3/1 Chelsea; 4/1 Arsenal; 6/1 Manchester United; 8/1 Tottenham; 12/1 Liverpool; 150/1 BAR
Premier League Top Four finish: 1/8 Manchester City; 1/6 Chelsea; 2/5 Arsenal; 4/9 Manchester United; 10/11 Tottenham; 6/4 Liverpool; 8/1 BAR