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.

  • 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
  • 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