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.
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Tottenham’s Champions League fate is out of their own hands, but Andre Villas-Boas’ side can put the pressure on Arsenal by seeing off the Black Cats and the Player of the Year will get them started.
Spurs are now 2/1 to secure a Champions League place on the final day of the season after the Gunners moved back above them by consigning the Latics to the Championship/
Roberto Martinez’s men are even stronger favourites to be first FA Cup winners to go down at 1/25 after weekend successes for Newcastle and Norwich
The Sunderland manager has proven adept at bigging up his side’s fixtures thus far, but his latest showpiece occasion with Southampton looks good value at 11/5 to end a draw.
The Latics are still the shortest price to join QPR and Reading in the Championship, but all sides in the bottom half are now odds-against for relegation.
Goals are always at a premium wherever these sides go, so expect the crunch relegation battle at the Stadium of Light to be another tight affair.
Roberto Martinez’s men have been slashed to 2/5 for the drop while the Magpies are now a 13/2 chance to be playing Championship football next season.