The Super Cup Will Be Heading To Madrid
Teams from Madrid won the two European trophies last season which means the UEFA Super Cup brings together Real and Atletico in Poland on Wednesday. The final of the Champions League was played in the Ukraine so we have another bizarre location at the behest of UEFA for one of their showpiece games.
The match this week will be missing one player who has helped Real be the champions of Europe four times in the last five years. Cristiano Ronaldo is now playing for Juventus and due to his contribution Real will miss and the physiological effect ATLETICO MADRID can win the Super Cup in 90 minutes and that outcome is 2/1 with bet365.
There is a full programme of Premier League matches at the weekend and qualifiers for the Champions League. After one match LIVERPOOL are the league leaders on goal difference and 7/2 with William Hill to be the English champions in 2018/19.
The 3rd Test between England and India runs from Saturday to next Wednesday at Trent Bridge in Nottingham but the match could be decided before the fifth and final day. England won the second match by an innings and 159 runs which is impressive against the best Test team in the world and now lead the five match series two-nil. ENGLAND are 8/15 with Betfair to take un unassailable 3-0 lead.
The highlight of the racing week is the Hungerford Stakes at Newbury on Saturday. This is a Group 2 contest for horses aged three and older over seven furlongs. The field is unknown at this stage but if the horse is declared to run on form and ratings EXERT EYE is the runner to back at 5/2 with Ladbrokes.