Odds shown as:
Bet Slip 0

Football Acca Tips: Premier League trio to progress in League Cup third round

Leicester have won both their League games could come unstuck against a buoyant Arsenal side who feature in our football acca tips this evening
Leicester have won both their League games could come unstuck against a buoyant Arsenal side who feature in our football acca tips this evening

Uncertainty surrounds the next few weeks of football as Covid-19 rears its ugly head for a second graphical erection. However, according to Boris, we must try to take the positives, and one of those is that there are seven League Cup fixtures on Wednesday evening.

Just one of the ties will be featured live on Sky Sports, and that comes from Fleetwood at 19:45, where Joey Barton’s side welcome Everton to the Fylde coast. Carlo Ancelotti’s side have been quick out the traps with two wins from two in the Premier League and his side feature in my football tips for the evening.

Predicting team news for the early rounds of the League Cup can be extremely tricky at the best of times. Throw in a global pandemic to the equation and it becomes a nightmare. My advice would be to wait until team news is released before making your selections or to check that you have a cash out available with your bookmaker for if team news is not what you predicted. 

I’ve picked out a trio of Premier League teams who I feel should all progress to the next round of the tournament. The treble is currently best-priced with Paddy Power who have given it a boost to 4/1.

As mentioned above, Don Carlo Ancelotti’s Everton have been quick out of the traps this season. Colombian James Rodriguez appears to have made a seamless transition to life in the Premier League, despite apparently lacking match fitness. I don’t expect him to start the game against Fleetwood, although The Toffees do have an array of talented players who should be starting such as Moise Kean, Bernard, and Gylfi Sigurdsson. 

Those three all started in the 3-0 win against Salford in the second-round of the League Cup last week with the gap in quality being too big an obstacle for Salford to overcome. Gylfi Sigurdsson was awarded the man-of-the-match in that game and I expect him to have a large influence against Fleetwood, pulling the strings from midfield. 

I think this could be one of the better ties of the third-round for the neutral to watch, as there’s no doubt that Joey Barton will have his players hyped up for the occasion. The competition for places at Everton is rife at the moment and I can only see those selected putting in good performances and contributing towards a convincing win for Ancelotti’s side.

The second side who I’m including in this treble is Newcastle. Steve Bruce’s side travel to League Two Morecambe and I think that again the gap in quality will be the major telling point in this tie. 

Neither of Joelinton or Miguel Almiron started in Newcastle’s league game against Brighton on Sunday. The pair started the game against Blackburn in the cup last week and are both expected to get the call up again to face the Shrimps on Wednesday night. Morecambe were beaten 5-0 at home to Cambridge on Saturday and they will have to be at their very best to ensure that the scoreline does not get anywhere near that against Newcastle. With £60m worth of firepower in their front-line the Magpies should cruise to a comfortable win.

Premier League Top 4 Odds

Completing the trident of teams to cheer up a Covid-crippled Wednesday is Arsenal. The Gunners take on Leicester City at the King Power stadium with both sides having collected a maximum six points from their two opening league games. Both Mikel Arteta and Brendon Rodgers will make wholesale changes to their starting line-up, but I think it will be the Spaniards’ fringe players who come out on top.

Nicholas Pepe, Eddie Nketiah and Bukayo Saka are all expected to start the game for Arsenal. I think there’s a really positive vibe around the training ground at Arsenal at the moment and much of that comes down to the influence of the manager. Arteta seems to have his side really well drilled and the results are paying dividends on the pitch. The Gunners look an attractive price to win the game at 6/4 and they are the cornerstone of the 4/1 treble that I’ll be taking a punt on. 

Best of luck to those following. Several of the third-round ties can also be viewed live on the Carabao Cup website. As always, please gamble responsibly. 

Free Betting Offers
£20 Risk Free First Bet Money Back In Cash
New customers only. Place your FIRST bet on any sportsbook market and if it loses we will refund your stake in CASH. Max refund for this offer is €/£20. T&Cs apply. 18+ begambleaware.org
Bet £10 Get £30 in Free Bets
New customers using Promo Code P30 only, min £10/€10 stake, min odds 1/2, free bets paid as 2 x £15/€15 (30 days expiry), free bet/payment method/player/country restrictions apply. T&C's apply, 18+ begambleaware.org
Bet £10 & Get £30 Free Bets + £10 Casino Bonus
Minimum deposit of £10 using deposit code 30F - A qualifying bet is a ‘real money’ stake of at least £10 placed on any sports market - Minimum odds of 1/2 (1.5) - Free bets credited upon qualifying bet settlement and expire after 7 days - Free bet stakes not included in returns - Casino Bonus must be claimed within 7 days • To withdraw bonus/related wins, wager bonus amount x40 within 14 days • Wagering req. vary by game • Withdrawal restrictions and Full T&C’s apply. 18+ begambleaware.org
Welcome Offer
Open Account Offer. Up to £100 in Bet Credits for new customers at bet365. Min deposit £5. Bet Credits available for use upon settlement of bets to value of qualifying deposit. Min odds, bet and payment method exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credits stake. Time limits and T&Cs apply. The bonus code ‘100BET365’ can be used during registration, but does not change the offer amount in any way. 18+ begambleaware.org.
Bet £10 Get £20
New Customers only. Opt in, deposit and place a £10 qualifying bet at odds of 2.00 or greater within 7 days of opening a new account; excludes cashed out bets. Receive a £10 Sports Free Bet, valid on set events only at odds 2.00 or greater. Plus a £10 Casino Bonus, not for Baccarat, wager the Casino Bonus 35x to withdraw, game weighting: Slots/Instant Win:100%; Roulette/Table Games/Video Poker:20%; Blackjack:10%. Bonuses expire in 7 days. PayPal and Card Payments only. Geographical Restrictions and T&Cs Apply, See Below. Please Gamble Responsibly. 18+
Bet £10 Get £30 + 60 Free Spins
New UK & NI customers only. Promo code SPORTS60. Deposit and place first sports bet of £10+ in one transaction, at odds of Evens (2.0)+, settled within 60 days. First bet must be on Sports. £30 in Free Bets credited within 48 hours of bet settlement. 7-day expiry. Payment restrictions apply. SMS validation may be required. Max 60 Free Spins on Justice League Comics. 7-day expiry.  Full T&Cs apply. 18+ begambleaware.org
Bet £5 Get £20 In Free Bets
Min £5 bet on the SBK. Rewards valid for 7 days. Free bets must be placed at min odds of 1.5. Exchange free bet limited to certain markets. Payment restrictions apply. T&Cs apply. 18+ begambleaware.org
£25 Bet Bundle
18+. UK Customers (Excluding NI) only. Cash stakes only. Min £10 stake required for initial £5 free bet. Min odds ½. Max £25 in free bets. Subsequent free bets equal 50% average of each 3 qualifying bets. 13 bets required to receive full £25 free bet. Qualifying bet must be placed within 30 days of opening account. Cashed out bets will not qualify towards your average stake. One free bet offer per customer, household or IP address only. Free bet expires after 7 days. Payment method restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.
Money back As A Bonus Up To £40 If Your First Racing Bet Loses + £10 Casino
New customers only. 18+, BeGambleAware.org. Min deposit £10. Money back as bonus. Wagering requirements: Racing 3x at min. odds of 1.40 (2/5), Casino 35x. Only one bonus can be used at a time, Racing bonus must be wagered before using the Casino, unless the bonus has been forfeited. Bonus will expire after 7 days of opt-in. #ad
Bet Slip
Log In
Open
Settled
Bet Placed
Retain Selections
Clear Slip
Free Bets
Bet Slip 0
| Join Now
Balance: £0.00
Refresh
Log Out
The line, odds or availability of your selections has changed.
Go to Paddypower website Remove All
Singles
Click a price to add a selection
Multiples
To view multiples
Multiple options are restricted for the highlighted selections
The line, odds or availability of your selections has changed.
Accept Changes
Total Stake:
£ 0.00

Estimated Returns:
£ 0.00
£ Place Bet

£20 RISK FREE FIRST BET MONEY BACK IN CASH

New customers only. Place your FIRST bet on any sportsbook market and if it loses we will refund your stake in CASH. Max refund for this offer is €/£20. T&Cs apply. 18+ begambleaware.org
New To Paddypower?
PPB Counterparty Services Limited, having its registered address at Triq il-Kappillan Mifsud, St. Venera, SVR 1851, MALTA, is licensed and regulated by the Malta Gaming Authority under Licence Number MGA/CRP/131/2006 (issued on 01 August 2018).
For customers in the UK, PPB Counterparty Services Limited is licensed and regulated by the Gambling Commission.
Betting Odds is an officially endorsed Paddy Power betting partner. All bets are placed securely via our API link-up with Paddy Power and no data or transactional information is sahred with or accessible by Betting Odds. Bets are accepted in accordance with the operator's Rules and Terms and Conditions.