Tag Archives: fernando torres
- Best World Cup Prop Bets Part 3: Top Goal Scorer by League
June 8, 2014
The 2014 World Cup will feature the best players who are playing for the biggest club teams in the world. It's always nice seeing guys like Leo Messi (Barcelona) and Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) lead the same attack for Argentina. The same goes for a team like Brazil with...
- Ireland seeks gambling regulator; Paddy Power Torres taunting continues
March 28, 2013
Ireland’s plan to allow its National Lottery greater freedom to sell tickets online was approved by a parliamentary committee on Wednesday. The country is preparing a tender for a 20-year contract to run the Lottery and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin told the Oireachtas finance committee that...
- ASA raps Betfair Casino, mulls setting up dedicated Paddy Power branch
February 28, 2013
The UK Advertising Standards Authority has rapped the knuckles of betting exchange Betfair over a television advert the ASA dubbed misleading. The Betfair Casino ad featured a voiceover that informed viewers of an offer to “Deposit £10 and get £20 free.” The pitch was accompanied by onscreen text stating that...
- Will £85m worth of talent ever score?
March 21, 2011
Although they prevailed in the weekend’s big game, Chelsea fans will be wondering what exactly they’re getting for the £50million forked out on Fernando Torres at the end of January apart from a clap each time he’s withdrawn on around the 70 minute mark. Goals from fellow January signing David...
- Transfers should give us a number of markets
February 1, 2011
Anyone that stayed up until almost midnight to see in the transfer window will know the ridiculous deals that were cut last night and the fact that Sky Sports anchor Jim White almost internally combusted at the prospect of a shed load of TRANSFERS! The gambling industry won’t have been...
- Soccer shows its wild side on deadline day
January 31, 2011
Most red blooded males across the UK may also now be agreeing with disgraced former Sky Sports anchor, Richard Keys, after the events that have so far unfolded as we head towards the transfer deadline at 2300 GMT. Before the feminists get on their high horses we’re not referring to...
EPL week 4 review: Liverpool lashed; Chelsea on the rise, and more
September 11, 2017