Europa League Live Betting: Tottenham Host FiorentinaPublished February 19, 2015 by Sol FH
Leg one of the Europa League round of 32 gets underway tonight with an important game between Tottenham and Fiorentina live at 20:05 (UK).
The UEFA Europa League continues tonight with games across the board. One of the most important match-ups in the round of 32 first leg is between Tottenham Hotspur FC and ACF Fiorentina at White Hart Lane. Both teams are focused on getting the advantage for the second leg, but Tottenham are ultimately the favorite, which means the Italians will need to overcome in order to prevail.
Tottenham will be happy to be starting their grueling 17 day, 6 game schedule, which kicks off tonight. Mauricio Pochettino, Spurs Head Coach is confident his team will win tonight and the roster looks to be in good form. Coming off a break over the weekend, Tottenham have had time to relax and get prepared heading into a number of key games over a short span.
Even though the Spurs have only won two games out of their last five, Harry Kane looks like he could be the deciding factor tonight. He has scored five times in the last three games and already has another five goals in Europa League play.
Currently in fourth place in Serie A, Fiorentina are an excellent squad and continue to surprise odds makers. Unbeaten in their last eight games and on a three-game winning streak in all competitions, Fiorentina poses a real threat to Tottenham. Their coach, Vincenzo Montella wants his team to be a little scared before the match, because he thinks they play better that way.
Fiorentina also have a star forward in Mario Gomez who has netted five goals in his last four appearances.
bet365 Online Sportsbook Odds
The Europa League has been drawing millions of bets from punters eager to get in on the action. bet365 sports is blazing the trail for most brands by offering some of the most attractive markets available. Prior to the action, Tottenham are the favorites at 2.25, while the Italians are at 3.50. A draw is listed at 3.40.
In addition to outright winner markets, bet365 has a number of Team Props, Score Props like Correct Score and Half Time result, Player Props and markets available by request.