Can Martin Odegaard and Arsenal win the membership’s first EPL title since 2003? (Photo by Robbie Jay Barratt – AMA/Getty Images)
Arsenal’s English Premier League title odds hold getting higher and higher.
The Gunners at the moment are at -175 to win the title at BetMGM with 18 video games remaining within the 2022-23 season. Arsenal presently has a five-point lead over Manchester City with a recreation in hand over the Citizens and is seven factors up on Manchester United and has performed two fewer video games than the Red Devils.
United might have tied City within the standings on Wednesday with a win. But it fell behind 2-0 to relegation candidates Leeds United earlier than scoring two second-half objectives to get a tie and some extent.
Manchester City was -150 to win the title earlier than the season after signing striker Erling Harland. He’s supplied a bunch of objectives for City, however the group hasn’t been almost nearly as good because it was in 2021-22. City is now +150 to win the title after shedding at Tottenham on Sunday. Man City hasn’t scored a single aim in any of its 5 EPL visits to Tottenham’s present stadium. The Citizens have been +120 to win the league earlier than the Tottenham loss.
Arsenal misplaced over the weekend to Everton however its title odds bought higher due to City’s loss. Arsenal was at -140 to win the league. Nearly 30% of bets and over 33% of the cash at BetMGM wager on the league winner is on Arsenal.
Arsenal and Man City have but to play one another within the league. That’s a giant purpose why City’s odds are nonetheless fairly low. The groups are set to satisfy Wednesday afternoon at Arsenal earlier than enjoying at Manchester City on April 26.
United is a distant No. 3 favourite to win the title at +2000 whereas fourth-place Newcastle United is at +6600. No different group has odds decrease than +25000.
The battle to keep away from relegation
The title race seems to be prefer it’s down to 2 groups. The battle to not get relegated is quite a bit bigger than that. The backside three groups go all the way down to the Championship and Southampton (15 factors) and Bournemouth (17) look to be the 2 strongest relegation candidates.
But they’re nonetheless pretty near security as nicely. Leicester City is in 14th on simply 21 factors and Leeds and West Ham are simply above the relegation zone with 19 factors every. Everton presently occupies the opposite relegation spot on 18 factors after its win over Arsenal. If Everton will get relegated it is going to be out of the Premier League for the primary time ever subsequent season.
Crystal Palace in twelfth can also be simply three factors forward of Leicester. It’s affordable to imagine that there are nonetheless 9 groups with not-improbable possibilities of getting relegated. After all, Thirteenth-place Nottingham Forest has the fifth-best odds to get relegated.
Nottingham Forest (+275)
Leicester City (+550)
West Ham (+650)
Crystal Palace (+1000)
Aston Villa (+5000)