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.

  • 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
  • Dier the value in England tie

    Matt Brocklebank and Jon Black preview Monday's Euro 2016 action, featuring England's clash with minnows Iceland.

    Monday June 27 2016, 19:56 BST
    Eric Dier (centre): Over-priced in the first scorer market
  • Belgium to blast out of the blocks

    Jon Black previews Wednesday's action at Euro 2016 where Republic Of Ireland need a win to progress to the last 16.

    Wednesday June 22 2016, 08:16 BST
    Belgium appear to be hitting stride and can thump Sweden
  • Turkey set for turnaround

    Jon Black thinks Turkey are better than they've shown so far and can beat Czech Republic in tonight's Euro 2016 clash.

    Tuesday June 21 2016, 20:02 BST
    Spain's Andres Iniesta and Turkey's Ozan Tufan vie for the ball
  • Book time for Turan

    Our team preview Friday's action at Euro 2016 with Turkey's Arda Turan considered likely to earn a booking against Spain.

    Thursday June 16 2016, 17:57 BST
    Arda Turan looks value to catch the referee's attention
  • Three Lions to roar to victory

    Jon Black thinks England will get off to a perfect start at Euro 2016, while Dave Tickner is keen to take on Wales.

    Saturday June 11 2016, 19:56 BST
    It should be a winning start for England
  • Draw comfort at Wembley

    England take on Portugal at Wembley on Thursday before they catch the Eurostar to Euro 2016 - Jon Black previews the action.

    Thursday June 2 2016, 19:35 BST
     Hodgson's England take on Portugal on Thursday
  • Revenge awaits for Atletico

    Jon Black previews Saturday's Champions League final, with Atletico Madrid fancied to get the better of rivals Real.

    Saturday May 28 2016, 19:43 BST
    Diego Simeone knows exactly what it takes to beat Real Madrid
  • Rashford can prove up to scratch

    Jon Black fancies Marcus Rashford to make an immediate impact when he makes his England debut against Australia on Friday.

    Thursday May 26 2016, 13:08 BST
  • Swans by one on Tyneside

    Our team preview Saturday's Premier League coupon with Newcastle's survival bid expected to take another serious hit.

    Saturday April 16 2016, 16:13 BST
    Swansea: Better than most at winning by the minimum margin
  • Back Barca to edge past Atletico

    Jon Black expects Barcelona to secure their place in the Champions League semi-finals with victory against Atletico Madrid.

    Wednesday April 13 2016, 19:40 BST
    Barcelona can celebrate victory over their La Liga rivals
  • Back Atletico to frustrate Barca

    Jon Black previews Tuesday's games in the Champions League and he has two bets for the night at Barcelona and Bayern Munich.

    Tuesday April 5 2016, 19:42 BST
    Diego Simeone: Can mastermind another good result
  • Liverpool to land counter punch

    Jon Black previews Thursday's action in the Europa League with Liverpool fancied to win at Old Trafford.

    Thursday March 17 2016, 19:55 GMT
    Roberto Firmino celebrates after scoring for Liverpool against Manchester United
  • Eagles to soar into semi-finals

    Jon Black previews Friday's FA Cup quarter-final between Reading and Crystal Palace, with the visitors considered good value.

    Friday March 11 2016, 19:58 GMT
    Alan Pardew's Palace side should see off Reading
  • Gunners ready to grab opportunity

    David John is backing Arsenal to take a big step towards the title by beating Manchester United on Sunday.

    Sunday February 28 2016, 14:06 GMT
    Arsenal look capable of an important away win
  • Blues all set to sink Saints

    David John and Jon Black preview Saturday's Premier League coupon with Chelsea fancied to conquer Southampton.

    Saturday February 27 2016, 17:19 GMT
    Pedro and Diego Costa are both firing under Guus Hiddink
  • Draw comfort from Wednesday ties

    Jon Black previews Wednesday night's games in the Champions League and he's predicting a couple of draws.

    Wednesday February 24 2016, 19:54 GMT
    Atletico Madrid's Argentinian coach Diego Simeone
  • Iheanacho the way to go

    Jon Black and David John preview Sunday's three FA Cup ties with a tip offered for each of them.

    Sunday February 21 2016, 16:01 GMT
    Kelechi Iheanacho can hit the target for Man City