The JOE v Ladbrokes Football Accumulator Challenge: Week 19 7 years ago

The JOE v Ladbrokes Football Accumulator Challenge: Week 19

Another action-packed weekend of Premier League football awaits. Now, let's see if we can make any money from it.

Ladbrokes' Hayley O'Connor went for a bold tactic of three away wins last week, backing Man City, Liverpool and Arsenal to do the business on their travels. And at 11/1, the bet came off, landing another very hefty chunk onto her win total.

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We pass on our congrats through gritted teeth as we called two correct ourselves (Everton and Southampton to win) only for Chelsea's inability to hold on for a draw costing us big time on our treble. Thanks Fabian Delph, you've made our enemy list.

Anyway, we hope for a tad more luck for us this week, and perhaps a tad less for our worthy foe.

Here’s Hayley’s picks for Week 19:

Chelsea and Arsenal to draw, 5/2

A 0-0 will suit Jose, and I think he'll get it this week.

Everton to beat Swansea, 3/5

The Toffees have won their last four at home, including a 3-1 Cup win over the Swans. I can see a repeat of that score at Goodison on Saturday.

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Spurs to beat Southampton, 21/20

The Saints are not quite in full deckchair mode yet, but they are not far off. A win for Tim Sherwood's side.

After last week's success, another 11/1 shot to come in shouldn't be too much to ask.

And here’s JOE’s picks:

Liverpool to beat Cardiff, 2/5

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Even with the excellent David Marshall in goal, we can't see Cardiff keeping Suarez and Sturridge at bay all afternoon.

Man City to beat Fulham, 1/6

Surely the most nailed on of home wins.

Newcastle to beat Crystal Palace, 10/11

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With a raft of players back from injury, we see the Magpies getting the job done against Palace.

Our bet is a more conservative 7/2 but we hope to catch up on Hayley this way, as she surely can't land another 11/1 treble, right?

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