FA Cup: Tottenham
strong favorite against Reading on Tuesday
The betting odds and preview
of the FA Cup match Reading v Tottenham on Tuesday.
Tuesday FA Cup line-up will feature only one all-Premier League
match-up, the one between Reading and Tottenham at the Madejski
Stadium. And it will likely be the most bet on game from the FA
Cup matches on Tuesday, considering the history the two squads
have had and the big betting numbers on the game. Still, at the
British online bookie
Bet 365 Tottenham are 2.00
favorite to win the match, draw will pay times 3.25 and Reading
are underdog with 3.50 odds to win the FA Cup game.
The recent games between Reading and
Tottenham include the memorable 6-4 win by the Spurs in the
Premier League fixture on 29 December at White Hart Lane and and
their 2-2 Cup draw there the following week. On Tuesday Reading
will be without defender Michael Duberry (knee), while new
signing Marek Matejovsky and defender Alan Bennett are not
eligible to play. Wingers John Oster and Glen Little are still
sidelined and Ibrahima Sonko, Emerse Fae and Andre Bikey are
absent on international duty. Meanwhile the Spurs have not
reported any injuries entering the FA Cup.
When betting on this FA Cup game, one
should consider the volume of goals netted - total of 14 goals
in their last two meetings alone, six of them by the Spurs'
Berbatov, who will play again on Tuesday - at Bet365 the bet on
OVER 2.5 goals will pay 1.66 times your wager. Also, Tottenham
have not won in their last four games - drawn two and lost two
since the Premier League 6-4 win over Reading a month ago. With
2.00 odds on the Spurs, this game is the perfect compliment to a