Ryan Forrester identifies some superb alternative betting angles as Andre Villas-Boas’ men look to do their job and then hope for good news from Tyneside.
The Baggies have not beaten Manchester United since 1984 and the Reds will extend that dreadful record by toasting Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement with one last victory at the Hawthorns.
The Magpies will be all but safe with victory at Loftus Road and the statistics suggest that a low-scoring away triumph is the most likely outcome.
They may have gone down to a narrow defeat in the first leg, but the return of Troy Deeney should see Watford move a step closer to the Premier League.
Before placing a bet on tonight’s Championship play-off semi-final first leg at Selhurst Park, cast your eye over these facts and figues.