The Bedding Zinger and Data Sgp
I’m not the sentimental type. The only time I’ve ever cried as an adult was when the wife threatened to leave me; I was absolutely devastated when she changed her mind at the last minute. Somewhat embarrassingly, I have to admit to being moved by the story of ‘Beenie’, the little furry horse that saved Stuart Pearce from the chop. I can only imagine how embarrassing it must have been to have a little animal beside you on the Data Sgp touchline, but Beenie coped with the situation remarkably well.
The only way that Man City will get a result at Goodison Park is if Beenie can persuade possible relation Ruud Van Nistelrooy to offer a helping hand; get involved with the Toffeemen at a beatific 5/6.
Paul Jewell’s decision to spend the majority of his summer transfer budget on Emile Heskey is proving to be the most outrageous rick since ‘The Young Ones’ first aired. Blackburn have never lost to Wigan in a competitive match, the Rovers are a confident call at even money.
Robbie Savage stripped down to his pants in Blackburn’s win over Boro last week; that type of behaviour should really be confined to the caravan. Savage’s name has gone into the referee’s book in exactly half of the Premiership matches he’s played this season; the 6/4 on offer for another yellow is quite tempting.
Liverpool always struggle when they travel to Bolton, they’ve only taken three points on one of their last six visits. There’s more chance of Sam Allardyce paying his license fee early than there is of the Scousers taking liberties at the Reebok. Bolton are worth a nibble at a perm-flattening 3/1.
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