“You can’t eat value” say seasoned punters and if, like us, you play the long game of value betting, you have to be prepared to go hungry at times. If you follow our picks, hold on to your hats because although there aren’t many good things in this weekend’s list, the handful are at very big prices ie not fancied by anybody else.
Rotherham v Blackpool
It’s inconceivable that any team in the division should be as big a price as $5 with to beat Rotherham at home. They were dire there last time out, Blackpool are improving and will win a game soon. The bookies don’t seem to think that’s possible.
Shrewsbury have been virtually invincible home and away this season, but they’ll face a tougher test than usual when they face the Brewers, who ought not be anything like the $4.8 offered by
Bury v Dagenham & Redbridge
Bury are excellent and consistent, Dagenham inconsistent and often average. They earned a good draw at Wycombe not so long ago though, and are better on the road than at home. Bury have slipped up a couple of times and may falter. I wouldn’t go full stakes here, but this price on any team to beat another in League 2 should be backed with something, if not your last dollar. Take $6.5 with