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FOYLESWAR
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after the recent " shock" results outside the premiership  think it is time to go with the unexpected  as going with the obvious so called  good things you would be dining on pot noodles  in the poor house by now my  bets for next saturday taking on the hotpots  are as follows
reading v wolves ....a lay of wolves and a smaller win on reading
portsmouth v southend ...lay  pompey ....smaller win on southend
rotherham v shrewsbury .....laying rotherham ..win bet shrews
walsall v gillingham ..........laying walsall .......smaller win gills
wigan v bradford .........laying wigan ...........smaller win bradford
league 2
chesterfield v exeter ....laying exeter ..........smaller win chesterfield 
luton v cambridge .......laying luton ...smaller win cambridge

lowish level  stakes and see how it goes ,cant be much worse than backing the odds on certs over the last 4-5 weeks shirley
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Report everyone's a winner January 15, 2018 8:12 PM GMT
we might need a new thread, "with the grain, expect the expected" Grin
Report FOYLESWAR January 15, 2018 8:13 PM GMT
no more hope than expectation !
Report bigmo January 15, 2018 8:40 PM GMT
I green as I don't get greedy. Hope you get an equaliser foyles.
Report bigmo January 15, 2018 8:40 PM GMT
* greened
Report FOYLESWAR January 15, 2018 8:41 PM GMT
well done bigmo ,cant see it but ya never know
Report jollyswagman January 15, 2018 8:42 PM GMT
real madrid are currently 1.44 to lay away from home to leganes in the spanish cup on thursday. leganes have rested half their team in tonight's league game so i'd say they will be trying. one to consider imo.
Report FOYLESWAR January 15, 2018 8:43 PM GMT
ah well!
Report FOYLESWAR January 16, 2018 7:20 PM GMT
fa cup replays tonight and sheff wed could be worth taking on at 1.64 at home to carlilse .wednesday not setting the premiership alight at the moment and hopefull the underdogs can make it a moody tuesday for wednesday .

also laid cardif at mansfield at around 1.95 for £19 ish to win £20 ish


bets .laid sheff wed at 1.64 for £15 ish to win £24


good luck if ya play ,cest sera sera !
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 7:45 PM GMT
A long-shot treble for me. Mansefield, Carlisle and Wolves tomorrow. Not very likely, but a fiver would return 358 quid. :)
Report everyone's a winner January 16, 2018 7:46 PM GMT
there's got to be an upset in there somewhere but it's hard to be sure which one, i did a small lay of west ham earlier
Report FOYLESWAR January 16, 2018 7:47 PM GMT
good luck des, worth a go !
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 7:49 PM GMT
Cheers, mate. same for you. :)
Report FOYLESWAR January 16, 2018 7:52 PM GMT
good luck eoaw !
Report everyone's a winner January 16, 2018 8:04 PM GMT
thanks, you too, i think between us we've got most things covered Grin
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 8:15 PM GMT
Carlisle 1-0 down. :(
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 8:18 PM GMT
Mansefield 1-0 down as well. Oh well, never mind.
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 8:20 PM GMT
1-1 Mansefield. :)
Report FOYLESWAR January 16, 2018 8:20 PM GMT
mansfield 1 down Cry
Report FOYLESWAR January 16, 2018 8:22 PM GMT
mansfield 1-1
Report FOYLESWAR January 16, 2018 8:23 PM GMT
sorry des didnt see your 1-1 post !
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 8:23 PM GMT
You using ww 2 technology, Foyleswar. :D
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 9:10 PM GMT
2-0 Sheff Wed, that's that then, and Cardiff 2-1 ahead.
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 9:18 PM GMT
1-3 Cardiff. I think I'll still back Wolves tomorrow, might well be good enough to beat Swansea, who have other things to worry about.
Report FOYLESWAR January 16, 2018 9:21 PM GMT
1.3 cardiff 2.0 wednesday...game over dough done !
Report everyone's a winner January 16, 2018 9:33 PM GMT
am i the last man standing..? better than the 11 minutes i lasted the other day no matter what happens Grin
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 9:36 PM GMT
yep, I'm out anyway. Until tomorrow, come on Wolves! Grin
Report FOYLESWAR January 16, 2018 9:49 PM GMT
well done eoaw!
Report everyone's a winner January 16, 2018 9:52 PM GMT
woo hoo i got one right on your thread, with no hint of aftertiming! i was beginning to think it was impossible. i'll just do a little jig round my living room Laugh
Report Des Pond January 16, 2018 9:57 PM GMT
WD. :)
Report FOYLESWAR January 17, 2018 7:06 AM GMT
keep em coming lads ,
Report The Dragon January 17, 2018 5:25 PM GMT
teams that look worth taking on at the weekend include

Wigan at 1.60  who are way too short for an away game against the top of the form table team who have 4 home wins on the bounce (plymouth)
Scunthorpe at home to in form Gillingham at 1.76
arsenal are short enough at 1.55 v in form Cpalace
Report jollyswagman January 17, 2018 5:29 PM GMT
chelsea 1.34 to lay tonight, likely playing plenty of reserves.
Report Des Pond January 17, 2018 5:50 PM GMT
I've got Palace in a treble with Brighton and Burnley on Saturday, a fiver pays £1350. All is not well with Conte at Chelsea, Utd are as bad as ever, despite the turd polishing by some pundits, and as for Arsenal! Shocked Stranger things have happened. Happy
Report FOYLESWAR January 17, 2018 5:52 PM GMT
cheers lads already layed arsenal (monday )at 1.53 ,yeah wigan too short as well .................swagman my thoughts as well will see what team they put out .
Report everyone's a winner January 17, 2018 7:05 PM GMT
laying chelsea tonight at 1.35, not expecting this to come in but it's the obvious one at the price
Report FOYLESWAR January 17, 2018 7:25 PM GMT
same here eoaw at 1.34............gotta be done !
Report everyone's a winner January 17, 2018 9:16 PM GMT
i've added barcelona away at espanol in the copa del rey at 1.85 to my portfolio, in running Grin
Report The Dragon January 17, 2018 10:06 PM GMT
chelsae 1-1 ft wd layers
Report everyone's a winner January 17, 2018 10:46 PM GMT
and espanol won 1-0, ended up being a surprisingly good evening, which initially showed little promise. expect the unexpected ..
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 1:05 AM GMT
well done on the chelski lay lads nice one ! and" evronesawinner "sunk another bismark in spain! onwards and upwards!  looking forward to the weekends games . hopefull we can sink some more ! keep em coming !
Report jollyswagman January 18, 2018 2:21 PM GMT
foyleswar dont forget real madrid at leganes tonight, currently 1.59 to lay. potentially zidane's last game in charge???
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 2:27 PM GMT
thanks  for the heads up swagman ! great call yesterday well done !
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 6:53 PM GMT
i'll be laying madrid but think they might shorten a bit more in the next hour or so, 1.6 to lay atm
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 7:02 PM GMT
after getting the alert from swagman ,have laid madrid tonight ,hopefully they put out a weakish team laid them at around 1.59 for a bit ,will have some more if they shorten. good luck all
Report jollyswagman January 18, 2018 7:04 PM GMT
when i first mentioned them on here three days ago they were 1.44, obviously i didnt lay them then Cry.
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 7:12 PM GMT
yes but favourite prices often shorten nearer the off. so i usually leave it until near the off to lay, whereas backing is the opposite. if they have a strong team out then on paper they win, we all know that, though i think 1.44 would be a lay for me no matter what, in the circs, i.e 1st leg, away, in a cup tie v a team in same league who are not that bad etc. earlier today they were 1.65 or so iirc
Report The Dragon January 18, 2018 7:20 PM GMT
had an interest bet on the lay
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 7:29 PM GMT
back to 1.65 ish, team news?
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 7:33 PM GMT
it's moving in wrong direction for some reason, so i've laid at 1.69
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 7:34 PM GMT
will top up if it contracts more and green some off in play i think
Report jollyswagman January 18, 2018 7:39 PM GMT
arsenal 1.52 at home to palace on staurday looks worth taking on.
Report The Dragon January 18, 2018 7:44 PM GMT
im on green already
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 7:52 PM GMT
i don't disagree but if they are 1.52 now, barring something completely unforeseen, you can guarantee they will be shorter than 1.52 come ko, as all the money will come for the big faves when people put their weekend accas on, not to mention people who just do lumpy singles. i will definitely wait to take stock of the premier league prices on Saturday morning at the earliest
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 8:03 PM GMT
man u at burnley is another i am interested in .
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 8:07 PM GMT
i normaly lay a bit in the week and then top up on matchday
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 8:34 PM GMT
i generally leave it to as late as i can to lay but every now and then that doesn't pay off, i.e missing the 1,44 price tonight. but the EPL is completely different, no way arsenal will be fielding any 2nd team there. and most other top european leagues are the same
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 9:08 PM GMT
i've only just looked at the saturday epl because of our discussion but immediately i think before any of us think about arsenal, we need to concentrate on chelsea's price at brighton as it kicks off earlier. that's odds on away from home after 3 0-0s v a team that is good at home and will take massive pride in not losing this
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 9:31 PM GMT
yeah took a look at the chelsea  game looks like a few in the premier that are tempting ,this one deffo worth a close look !
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 9:39 PM GMT
i will bide my time but at the moment that's a screaming lay to me but of course i'm tempting fate by posting too soon and in any case it will shorten more i think, so i certainly wouldn't wade in now. plenty of time to consider. part of me wonders if it wouldn't be profitable to just lay every odds on team in a league as competitive as the epl is now, with a careful staking plan but that's only a recent thought, so don't read too much into it
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 9:55 PM GMT
yeah i will leave the man u and chelsea games till matchday as you say they should go shorter ,  if win a few quid midweek i put some on for the weekend games as come saturday i get tempted by the horseracing .
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 10:20 PM GMT
no bismarck tonight but hopefully no long term harm done bank wise
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 10:20 PM GMT
opposite of norwich saving us yesterday
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 10:21 PM GMT
yeah anyone green up ? i didnt
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 10:24 PM GMT
no i didn't and it's irritating, which makes yesterday's late equaliser more poignant when you get the opposite emotion
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 10:25 PM GMT
and the ups and downs in emotions are hard to control and then make you chase
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 10:26 PM GMT
but, i do believe that over the log run, if you can control the urge to green/red if you made a good pick to start with and don;t over stake it will pay off but it is easier said than done
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 10:27 PM GMT
on hindsite i should have laid the draw at 85 mins but hindsight as they say
Report FOYLESWAR January 18, 2018 10:32 PM GMT
cant complain after yesteday swingsn,roundabouts
Report everyone's a winner January 18, 2018 10:34 PM GMT
i wasn't even really paying attention to it, so can't complain. it's just heat when i did look at the score it as 0-0 with not too long to go so i was thinking we'd be patting ourselves on the back in about 10 mins but that's how it goes. i'd wtitten off my cfc lay yesterday then get a pleasant surprise in stoppage time. just need to control the staking, we are ma,ing some good picks on this thread imo
Report jollyswagman January 19, 2018 9:33 AM GMT
i was safely tucked up in bed so didnt green up either. as stated we got lucky with a late goal the day before so no complaints.

the fact that real madrid dont need to win the return leg may well make them a lay again for me. leganes will probably be content to sit back, keep it tight and hope to nick a goal late on.

expect the unexpected and good luck gents.
Report The Dragon January 19, 2018 9:35 AM GMT
same here but hey ho the chelse one more than paid for it
Report The Dragon January 19, 2018 4:55 PM GMT
if you fancy a bet tionight you can do worse than looking at te Newport v crawley game. Crawley available at 7/2 and only lost 1 in last 8 league away games.

Newport are odds on and are worth taking on in my book, nothingh big but definatley worth an interest at a lay of 1.99. newport only won 5/12 home games and 1 in last 7

im on!!!
Report FOYLESWAR January 19, 2018 5:00 PM GMT
we thinking on the same lines dragon ! i laid newport at around 1.98 earlier .
Report The Dragon January 19, 2018 5:22 PM GMT
great minds foylwes great minds ..... at least lets hope so!!!
Report The Dragon January 19, 2018 5:27 PM GMT
price on newport contracting!
Report FOYLESWAR January 19, 2018 7:36 PM GMT
layed newport at home to crawley at 1.98 ish
Report The Dragon January 19, 2018 7:44 PM GMT
cmon crawley lets get the weekend off to a cracking start

derby win also please
Report FOYLESWAR January 19, 2018 7:55 PM GMT
good luck dragon and all !
Report The Dragon January 19, 2018 8:37 PM GMT
2-0 ht at crawley oh dear
Report FOYLESWAR January 19, 2018 8:38 PM GMT
2.0 newport Crycmon the rams
Report The Dragon January 20, 2018 7:05 AM GMT
not the best start to the weekend but only minor bets so no damage done
Report FOYLESWAR January 20, 2018 10:19 AM GMT
shi, appens dragon ! most of my activity looks to be in the premier with arsenal already layed at home to palace ,the gunners do seem to have a habit (when i back against them)of bouncing back after a bad result or 2 so will probably turn it on on palace today but roy or sir woy as he shirley should be known now has done a great job since taking over and palace are grinding out some great results and playing with confidence ............also looking to take on chelsea at brighton, already laid fylde midweek and wign at plymouth .

bets so far .laid arsenal at 1.54 for £25
            .laid fylde   at 2.26 for £27

will add a few more later and will have some horsey bets good luck amigos cest sera sera !
Report everyone's a winner January 20, 2018 10:41 AM GMT
i laid chelsea at 1.66, originally i thought they would shorten more but i'm less confident about that now, as their price has been slowly moving out, so i took it
Report everyone's a winner January 20, 2018 10:42 AM GMT
and i will take on man u at 3pm as well
Report FOYLESWAR January 20, 2018 11:42 AM GMT
yeah eowaw..1.67 to lay now  had a bit of that will wait and see if they shorten further and have some more !
Report everyone's a winner January 20, 2018 12:37 PM GMT
they are certainly shorter now..
Report The Dragon January 20, 2018 1:23 PM GMT
0-2 after 10!!!
Report everyone's a winner January 20, 2018 2:26 PM GMT
yeah, ironically i was really optimistic about it beforehand. laid man u at burnley next.
Report everyone's a winner January 20, 2018 2:28 PM GMT
and a small lay of wigan at plymouth too
Report The Dragon January 20, 2018 2:47 PM GMT
wigan are a crazy price and they are shortening!!!
Report Des Pond January 20, 2018 2:51 PM GMT
My treble is down at the first hurdle, but it was a real shot and Brighton gave it a go by the sound of it.
Report Des Pond January 20, 2018 2:53 PM GMT
real long shot*
Report FOYLESWAR January 20, 2018 3:17 PM GMT
looking good so far !CryCryCry
Report The Dragon January 20, 2018 3:29 PM GMT
gills winning
Report FOYLESWAR January 20, 2018 4:47 PM GMT
got smashed up today big time !
Report everyone's a winner January 20, 2018 4:50 PM GMT
yeah, nothing good today
Report The Dragon January 20, 2018 5:02 PM GMT
pretty grim for me gills only winner of significence, horses helpedsave me
Report everyone's a winner January 20, 2018 5:03 PM GMT
laid city -2.5 in the asian handicap at 2.04
Report The Dragon January 20, 2018 5:08 PM GMT
mansfield win in 94th min oh yes !!!
Report everyone's a winner January 20, 2018 11:23 PM GMT
got the city lay in, though it was a bit nervy. we all missed valencia at las palmas, i was trying to make a case for that in my head earlier, as i love the odds on away from home lays but i just couldn't see it. it's a funny old game :)
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