Best Prem bets of the weekend
Finding betting value in Man City-Liverpool, other Premier League matches
Last season's Premier League champions, Manchester City, made a winning start to their title defense when they beat Newcastle United 2-0 last Monday. Now City faces an even stiffer test as last season's runners-up, Liverpool, travel to the Etihad Stadium for the biggest fixture of the weekend.
Here's a look at where the best betting value lies in that match along with a trio of other Premier League fixtures this weekend.
Manchester City (home) vs. Liverpool
Asian handicap: Man City -0.5 (-121) vs. Liverpool +0.5 (+113)
3-way line: Man City -122 / Liverpool +331 / Draw +320
PickCenter public consensus money line pick: 84 percent Manchester City
Total: 3 (Over +104, Under -114)
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