RSSGoogle PlusTwitterFacebook
Home  /  Football  /  Arsenal Odds On Favourites For Quarter Final Tie

Bradford v Arsenal Odds: Bantams bid to upset the Capital One Cup betting

There is live action from the quarter-finals of the Capital One Cup on Tuesday night as League Two outfit Bradford take on Premier League side Arsenal at Valley Parade. The bookies fancy Bradford have it all to do as they go in as big underdogs against what is likely to be a second-string Arsenal, who will be desperate to avoid an upset.

Arsene Wenger will no doubt respect the opposition this week but he will rotate his side as he always does for this competition and the Gunners start as 2/5 odds on favourites with BetFred, while Bradford are 7/1 to cause an upset and 4/1 to draw. The Bantams are no strangers to causing an upset as they have already claimed a Premiership scalp in this competition.

Bradford beat Wigan on penalties after holding Roberto Martinez's side to a 0-0 draw in the last round and they will hope to achieve something similar this week. It bodes well for them that they have the best defensive record on home soil in League Two, conceding just six goals in 11 games, and under 2.5 goals is an 11/8 punt for Tuesday's match.

They go into the game full of confidence after losing just one of their last 12 games to rise to fourth in their league and Nehki Wells has been in fine form. The Bermudan striker has scored 14 goals already this term and the bookies have recognised his goalscoring prowess as he is a 7/1 punt to be first goalscorer and 15/8 to score anytime.

With Wells in their ranks, Bradford look capable of scoring a goal against a much-changed Arsenal side and both teams to score can be backed at an industry best price 4/5. Wenger will no doubt give his second string a chance to shine as he so often does in this competition but rotation can lead to disruption, particularly defensively.

It is going forward that Arsenal have been most impressive though as they have scored 13 goals in their two Capital One Cup matches so far - beating Coventry 6-1 and Reading 7-5. They will look to maintain that offensive threat on Tuesday and over 3.5 goals is available at 11/8 in the latest betting with BetFred.

Andrey Arshavin has taken a liking to this competition and the Russian midfielder might not convince in the Premiership but he has enough quality to outclass lower league opposition. Arshavin has scored three and set up eight goals in his last eight League Cup appearances and he is a best price 8/1 to score first on Tuesday.

Arshavin is likely to get a rare chance to impress as he struggles to force his way into an Arsenal side that picked up their first win in five with a 2-0 victory over West Brom in the Premier League on Saturday. It was the fifth Arsenal game in six that has ended with under 2.5 goals but their League Cup exploits are rarely short of goal or two and the correct score of 3-1 to the Gunners at 10/1 could be worth a look.

Bradford v Arsenal Form

Check the season's statistics for both Bradford and Arsenal, plus the odds ahead of Tuesday's match.

Bradford Stats | Arsenal Stats

Bradford v Arsenal Tips

Tip #1: Both teams to score @ 4/5 with BetFred.
Tip #2: Andrey Arshavin to score first @ 8/1 with BetFred.
Tip #3: Arsenal to win 3-1 @ 10/1 with BetFred.

Bradford v Arsenal Odds

Match Betting

7/1 Bradford
4/1 Draw
2/5 Arsenal

Correct Score Odds

12/1 Bradford 1-0
40/1 Bradford 2-0
22/1 Bradford 2-1
14/1 Draw 0-0
10/1 Draw 1-1
25/1 Draw 2-2
6/1 Arsenal 1-0
5/1 Arsenal 2-0
7/1 Arsenal 2-1

First Goalscorer Odds

4/1 Olivier Giroud
9/2 Lukas Podolski
5/1 Theo Walcott
5/1 Gervinho
11/2 Marouane Chamakh
13/2 Santi Cazorla
7/1 Nahki Wells
8/1 Andrey Arshavin
8/1 Alan Connell
9/1 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
9/1 Aaron Ramsey
12/1 Mikel Arteta

Odds supplied by BetFred.com, who offer live betting in-running for all Capital One Cup fixtures.

10 Latest Football Articles

El Clasico rivals Real Madrid and Barcelona tipped to play out a draw at the BernabeuEl Clasico rivals Real Madrid and Barcelona tipped to play out a draw at the Bernabeu
Back Ronaldo & Messi To Score
23rd Oct
Celta Vigo v Levante Odds Celts backed to return to winning waysCelta Vigo v Levante Odds Celts backed to return to winning ways
Back Nolito To Score
23rd Oct
Sampdoria v Roma Odds Iturbe Can Score Against the BlucerchiatiSampdoria v Roma Odds Iturbe Can Score Against the Blucerchiati
Samp Looking To Maintain Unbeaten Serie A Start
23rd Oct
Bayer Leverkusen v Schalke Odds Huntelaar tipped to score at the BayArenaBayer Leverkusen v Schalke Odds Huntelaar tipped to score at the BayArena
Di Matteo Looking For A Third Win On The Trot
23rd Oct
Swansea v Leicester Betting Wilfried Bony is favourite to open the scoringSwansea v Leicester Betting Wilfried Bony is favourite to open the scoring
Swans Tipped To Score The First Goal
23rd Oct
Back both Fulham and Charlton to score in Fridays London DerbyBack both Fulham and Charlton to score in Fridays London Derby
Hosts Favourites At The Cottage
23rd Oct
Sergio Aguero can continue fine scoring form with a goal for Man City at West HamSergio Aguero can continue fine scoring form with a goal for Man City at West Ham
Both Teams To Score Looks A Tempting Bet
23rd Oct
Millwall v Cardiff Odds Match betting points to a draw at The DenMillwall v Cardiff Odds Match betting points to a draw at The Den
Peter Whittingham Tipped To Score
23rd Oct
Cordoba v Real Sociedad Odds Struggling La Liga sides clash on SaturdayCordoba v Real Sociedad Odds Struggling La Liga sides clash on Saturday
Both Teams Have Failed To Win In Last Six League Games
23rd Oct
Back an El Clasico draw in this weeks La Liga treble betsBack an El Clasico draw in this weeks La Liga treble bets
Valencia & Sevilla Also Feature
23rd Oct

Archive - Previous 5 Football Articles

Sunderland V Reading Betting Both Sides Are In Desperate Need Of Points
Two relegation candidates meet at the Stadium of Light
10th Dec
Fulham V Newcastle Odds Home Side Tipped For The Win At The Cottage
Demba Ba can grab Newcastle’s first goal
9th Dec
West Ham V Liverpool Odds Tight Betting For Upton Park Clash
Liverpool the Slight Favourites Against The Hammers
7th Dec
Everton V Tottenham Betting Fellaini Can Continue His Fine Scoring Form
Everton have drawn 7 of their last 9 matches
7th Dec
Man City V Man Utd Odds Blue Half Of Manchester Edge The Match Betting
City are unbeaten in the league this season
7th Dec

Headline News

Coventry and Bristol City also feature in four foldWest Ham V Man City Is The Headline Act In Weekends Both Teams To Score Accumulator
Coventry And Bristol City Also Feature In Four Fold
Hosts favourites at the CottageBack Both Fulham And Charlton To Score In Fridays London Derby
Hosts Favourites At The Cottage
Valencia & Sevilla also featureBack An El Clasico Draw In This Weeks La Liga Treble Bets
Valencia & Sevilla Also Feature
Preston can continue winning run at home to FleetwoodWeekends Banker Fourfold Tips Up Wins For Derby Preston Wimbledon And Shrewsbury
Preston Can Continue Winning Run At Home To Fleetwood
Cowell’s Category Loos Set To Climb Betting LeaderboardCheryl Halves Her X Factor Chances Whilst Mel Bs Act Stays Favourite With Bookies
Cowell’s Category Loos Set To Climb Betting Leaderboard

Open for new customers only

Place an initial bet of £50 at Paddy Power and they will match this with a free bet to the same stake. Visit Paddy Power for full details.

Open Account - Free £50 Bet With Paddypower

£50 free bet with William Hill.

  • Open an account at William Hill and and use the promotion code DIRECT50.
  • Deposit funds and place your first bet
  • William Hill match your first bet with a free bet up to a maximum of £50.

Open Account - Claim £50 Free With William Hill

Claim a signup bonus offer of £200 with Bet365.

  • Bet365 match your first deposit with a 100% bonus
  • Deposit anywhere between £10 and £200 to claim this massive offer

Open Account - Claim a £200 signup offer at Bet365

Betfred are amazingly offering double odds on your first bet with them, up to a stake unit of £10. In addition to this you can also claim a £25 free bet.

  • Open a new betting account with Betfred
  • If your first bet wins, Betfred double the odds
  • After this, once you have placed a bet of up to £25 they will provide you with a second free bet of £25

Open Account - Free £25 Bet With Betfred

Ladbrokes are one of the highest rated online bookmakers in the UK and are a superb choice for placing your bets. You can claim a free bet of up to £100 when opening a new account with Ladbrokes by clicking on one of the links on this site.

Bet £5 or more and Ladbrokes will match this with a free bet to the same stake unit.

Open Account - £100 Free Bet - Ladbrokes

Get free bets totalling £30 with bookmaker Sky Bet

  • One a new betting account at Skybet.
  • Deposit and place your first bet and Sky Bet will match with a free bet up to £30.
  • In addition, Skybet will also give you a £10 free bet every week!

Open Account - Open Account - Get £30 in free bets with Sky Bet

BetVictor is offering £50 in free bets to all new clients.

  • Place a £10 single bet and get a £10 free bet
  • Place a £15 double and get a £15 free bet
  • Place a £25 treble and get a £25 free bet

Open Account - Open Account - Free £50 Bets With BetVictor

Bookmark This Page

TwitterGoogleMixxPropellerStumble UponDiggRedditYahoo
Online Casino
Online Casino Blackjack and Roulette Games

Those looking for some online casino entertainment ought to check out all the latest UK Casino Sign Up offers from the top operators including 32Red and many of the sports betting casinos.
There is excellent information, should you be interested in playing online blackjack, roulette, the best progressives or slots - Online Casino Betting with the best introductory offers

Sports Calendar - Betting Fixtures