Crystal Palace – Southampton
In our soccer betting tips for today we are going to examine the match between Crystal Palace and Southampton from the English Premier League.
Crystal Palace didn’t start the new season very well. The Londoners already sacked their manager Frank De Boer, being on the last 20th place in the standings with zero points won so far. Palace lost all of their four games in the league so far, without scoring even a single goal. Their goal difference at the moment is 0:7, which is not very good at all.
They are in a run of four consecutive losses at the moment. In their last game Palace lost against Burnley with 0-1 away from home. Against Southampton the team will be led by the new manager Roy Hodgson, who is coming back to the Premier League after leading the national team.
As for Southampton, they are currently 13th in the league standings with 5 points won so far. The Saints’ record so far is 1 win, 2 draws and 1 loss. Goal difference is 3:4. In their last game they suffered their first defeat for the season against Watford.
Of course, everybody would like to see this game because of Roy Hodgson’s debut. He’s one of the best English managers right now, so we all want to see how he’s going to chance Crystal Palace. The experiment with Frank De Boer was not successful, so Crystal Palace’s board decided to trust an English manager right now. We shall expect to see Palace refreshed and motivated with a new manager at helm, especially with one like Hodgson, who knows the league very well.
These are our soccer betting tips for the match between Crystal Palace and Southampton in the Premier League. Keep in mind that teams with new managers often start winning right away!