Top 5 Bets of the Week: January 28-30


Another action-packed week of football is in store, with exciting matches in the Coppa Italia, the Championship and the Coupe de France lined up. Here are the Top 5 Bets for the Week for you to consider. Bet on these games here. 

Luton Town v Derby County – Over 2.5 Goals – 1.70

Rock bottom side Luton are hoping to end a dire run of form in the Championship, with three points against Derby on Tuesday night. The Rams are also looking for only their second win of the season away from home. The hosts have seen at least three goals scored in 16 of their last 17 matches. Furthermore, Derby have seen Over 2.5 Goals in 62% of their away matches. The hosts have also conceded 61 goals in 28 games, the most of any side in the Championship for 18 years.

Brentford v Nottingham Forest – Brentford Win – 1.65

Brentford are looking to make it seven home league wins in a row when they host Nottingham Forest on Tuesday, with an aim of solidifying 5th place in the table. The hosts have won eight of their 13 home games this season. Forest have lost in three of their last four visits to Griffin Park. The Bees’ magnificent home record makes them favourites in what will definitely be a tough encounter.

AC Milan v Torino – AC Milan Win – 1.80

AC Milan host Torino in the Coppa Italia quarter-finals aiming to register their fifth straight win, while Torino head into this match on the back of a 7-0 hammering by the hands of Atalanta. The Rossoneri have made it past this stage of the competition in three of the last four seasons. The visitors have lost eight of their last nine away games in the competition.

Inter Milan v Fiorentina – Inter Milan Win – 1.50

Inter Milan’s Serie A title bid has suffered a few hitches but Juventus’ defeat to Napoli on Sunday meant they’re just three points off the top. Fiorentina have lost three of their last five away matches. The Nerazzurri have lost just twice from home this season and with the Serie A looking competitive, they would want to end their trophy drought. In the last five meetings between these two, Antonio Conte’s side have won twice with three matches ending in draws.

Nice v Olympique Lyon – Over 2.5 Goals – 1.80

Nice host high flying Olympique Lyon in the Round of 16 of Coupe de France hoping to end the visitors’ eight-game unbeaten run. Eight of Lyon’s and six of Nice’s last ten games in all competitions have seen Over 2.5 Goals. Four of the last six meetings between these two rivals have seen Over 2.5 Goals.