Monthly Archives: February 2011

The OptaJoke Betting Blog – Week 8

Welcome to the OptaJoke Betting Blog, i’ll be guiding you through some of the longer shots for this weekend and getting to grips with where the value is. There’s a League One treble for those feeling adventurous this weekend, it … Continue reading

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One more trip around the sun

Today’s tie between Inter Milan and Bayern Munich is the rarest of Champions League treats – a rematch between the previous season’s finalists. Continue reading

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Toppo’s Top Tens – Headbutts

This week’s top ten has been inspired by the antics of one Genaro Gattuso and his mindless anger during AC Milan’s home defeat to Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League last week. Having got into a verbal bashing with Spurs … Continue reading

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Real look to knock-out the jinx

Two awful statistics should be haunting Real Madrid before their first round knock-out match up against Olympique Lyonnais. Continue reading

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The foreign player vs Minnows FC

Watching the FA Cup is a wonderful experience, you cannot deny the prestige it holds because of its history and great moments. The one thing that lets the FA Cup down however is some of the coverage it gets. It’s … Continue reading

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Why England don’t have the Gerrard and Lampard ‘problem’

It was a comment last week by Cesc Fabregas that provided the inspiration for this blog. He said Jack Wilshere had the, “heart of an Englishman and Spanish quality”. That got me thinking about alternatives to the ‘English way’. But … Continue reading

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The OptaJoke Betting Blog – Week 7

Firstly, congratulations to all those on the 6/1 enhanced price on Arsenal to beat Barcelona on Wednesday, it was a great result for the punter and several of you have been in touch via Twitter to say you got in … Continue reading

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