Starting their league season in the wort possible way with two defeats, Crystal Palace will be looking to regain their confidence by grabbing a victory against Blackpool in their League Cup second round battle.
This tie could prove to be an interesting encounter as both sides will be looking to push for a victory, that’s why betting enthusiasts might be keen on placing their money on the match.
Getting back into the tie, it would be interesting on whether Alan Pardew will immediately test out his new striker, Christian Benteke for that game.
Having just arrived from Liverpool, Benteke might be lacking a bit of match fitness as he hasn’t been participating in The Reds’ opening fixtures or pre season games, but getting minutes can also be useful for the Belgium international.
Although League Cup is not being considered as a major trophy by Premier League sides, but this match can be that needed morale boosting tie Palace needed in getting their season back on the right track.
Nevertheless, with a weekend Premier League game, Pardew will surely do some rotation to make his side fresh for their upcoming fixture.
Meanwhile, Blackpool themselves will surely try their best to cause an upset as being a league two side, their opponent might looked down on them.
Playing away from home definitely making things much harder, but playing without anything to lose, Gary Bowyer’s men could put out their best performance.
Checking out on the latest odds, Palace are strong favorite to win with the probabilities for it being placed at 1.363, while Blackpool’s shot at causing an upset is set at 8.50.
As for the chance of a draw during 90 minutes, is has better probabilities compared to an away win as the odds for a possible stalemate is at 4.75.