Jon Black

  • Last Updated: November 10 2015, 15:51 GMT

Name: Jon Black

Specialist sport: Football

Profile: A recent edition to the Betting Zone tipping team, who focuses on Premier League football. Also supplies tips for big Champions League and Europa League nights, somewhat apt given he is well-travelled and has worked on the continent. Previously worked in the finance industry.

  • Saints alive to Norwich threat

    Jon Black is keen on Southampton's prospects on Wednesday as he looks at the FA Cup third-round replays.

    Wednesday January 18 2017, 19:31 GMT
    Home advantage should see Southampton shake off Norwich
  • Imps can cause Cup mischief

    Jon Black previews Tuesday's FA Cup replays and believes both Lincoln and Fleetwood can trouble higher league opposition.

    Tuesday January 17 2017, 19:52 GMT
    Theo Robinson and his Lincoln teammates can trouble Ipswich
  • Stoke up the Premier profits

    Stoke are fancied to return to winning form back on home soil as Jon Black previews Tuesday's Premier League games.

    Tuesday January 3 2017, 21:45 GMT
    Stoke can get back to winning ways at home
  • Get set for Anfield fireworks

    We expect the goals to flow once again when Liverpool take on Manchester City at Anfield in the big game on New Year's Eve.

    Saturday December 31 2016, 18:59 GMT
    Adam Lallana is fancied to play a pivotal role for Liverpool against Man City
  • Hull not to be underestimated

    Jon Black thinks Hull will make life difficult for Everton on Friday - his preview includes a 100/30 anytime scorer tip.

    Wednesday December 28 2016, 17:18 GMT
    Dieumerci Mbokani can get off the mark for Hull
  • Back Burnley for Boxing Day boost

    Burnley can take advantage of home comforts by beating Middlesbrough in the Premier League on Boxing Day.

    Monday December 26 2016, 17:09 GMT
    Burnley can claim three more points at Turf Moor
  • Stoke the home fires

    Jon Black and David John preview Wednesday's Premier League action with Stoke tempting odds to beat Southampton.

    Wednesday December 14 2016, 19:30 GMT
    Stoke City are fancied for three points against Southampton
  • Foxes fancied to follow up

    Jon Black fancies Leicester to beat Bournemouth on Tuesday while offering a 4/1 tip in the clash between Everton and Arsenal.

    Monday December 12 2016, 15:41 GMT
    Leicester are fancied to register back-to-back wins
  • Southampton to keep it clean

    Matt Brocklebank thinks Southampton should be backed to keep a clean sheet as we preview Sunday's Premier League games.

    Sunday December 11 2016, 16:15 GMT
    Rock-solid Southampton can keep a clean sheet
  • Reds set for EFL Cup glory

    Jon Black thinks Liverpool can earn their first silverware under Jurgen Klopp courtesy of the EFL Cup.

    Tuesday September 20 2016, 19:41 BST
    A strong Liverpool side proved far too good for Burton in round two
  • Dutch ace to show his Klaass

    Jon Black takes at look at Tuesday's World Cup qualifiers and expects Holland's Davy Klaassen to rise to the occasion.

    Tuesday September 6 2016, 19:55 BST
    Davy Klaassen can make an impact against Sweden
  • Back to work for impressive Wales

    Jon Black previews the pick of Monday's World Cup qualifiers, including Wales against Moldova.

    Monday September 5 2016, 19:47 BST
    Gareth Bale and Wales should enjoy a solid start to qualifying
  • Expect a low-key start for Big Sam

    Jon Black previews the pick of Sunday's World Cup qualifiers, including England's first game under Sam Allardyce.

    Sunday September 4 2016, 16:56 BST
    Sam Allardyce takes charge of his first game on Sunday
  • Calleri can get off the mark

    Loan signing Jonathan Calleri can help fire West Ham to the group stages of the Europa League on Thursday night.

    Saturday August 27 2016, 09:54 BST
    Jonathan Calleri can get off the mark for West Ham
  • Expect goals at Burton

    Jon Black thinks Liverpool are in for a real test at Burton as he looks for the upsets on Tuesday's EFL Cup coupon.

    Tuesday August 23 2016, 20:45 BST
    Liverpool are vulnerable at the back
  • Vincent to take starring role

    Our Jon Black previews the Premier League Golden Boot market, with four selections ranging from 50/1 to three times that price.

    Tuesday August 9 2016, 08:09 BST
    Vincent Janssen: Worth a punt at tasty odds
  • Premier League: Team-by-team

    Our writers bring you their team-by-team betting guide to the 2016/17 Barclays Premier League season.

    Monday August 8 2016, 13:42 BST
    Diego Costa: Good bet to get the most goals in the Premier League
  • Euro stars to sign off in style

    Jon Black expects Iceland's Euro 2016 run to come to an end on Sunday, but not before their fans are given more to cheer.

    Sunday July 3 2016, 19:52 BST
    Iceland can contribute to an exciting quarter-final
  • Value lies with the Azzurri

    Jon Black takes an in-depth look at the Euro 2016 quarter-final between Germany and Italy, where the underdogs look value.

    Saturday July 2 2016, 19:57 BST
    Graziano Pelle has formed a good partnership with Eder
  • Wales to frustrate Belgium

    Jon Black previews Wales' Euro 2016 quarter-final with Belgium on Friday night.

    Friday July 1 2016, 19:48 BST
    Wales: Can keep Belgium at bay, at least until half-time