Football By Rupert Adams

FA Cup: Arsenal Favourites But Early Money For Wigan!

Arsenal, and in particular Arsene Wenger, are under pressure and nothing short of victory in the FA Cup will ease his woes. The current odds make The Gunners the 4/9 favourites to win and they are the same price to beat Wigan in the semi-final... but punters are sensing an upset and Wigan are being surprisingly well backed.

“On paper the FA Cup is there for the taking but with no silverware for a considerable timeour customers think Wenger’s men may just choke,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.

Semi Finals:

6/1 Wigan, 4/9 Arsenal, 7/2 Draw

8/13 Hull, 9/2 Sheff Utd, 11/4 Draw

FA Cup Winner: 4/9 Arsenal, 7/2 Hull, 7/1 Wigan, 14/1 Sheff Utd

Name The Finalist: 1/2 Arsenal vs Hull, 3/1 Arsenal – Sheff Utd, 11/2 Wigan – Hull, 16/1 Wigan – Sheff Utd