Matt Briggs

  • Last Updated: August 31 2013, 10:59 BST

Name: Matt Briggs

Something For The Weekend: A Divine Comedy song - and a Matt Briggs column
Something For The Weekend: A Divine Comedy song - and a Matt Briggs column

Specialist sports: Football

Twitter: @MattPBriggs

Profile: Football tipster Matt brings you his weekly Something For The Weekend column - one designed to hunt out the early value. It is published every Monday with an eye on the following weekend's fixtures. Being an employee of the TEAMtalk website has helped build his in-depth knowledge of English football. He may also be known to Zone followers as the author of our old Numbers Game feature.

  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the early value on this weekend's coupon and fancies a Good Friday win for Doncaster Rovers.

    Monday April 14 2014, 09:22 BST
    Paul Dickov's Doncaster look a big price to beat Derby
  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the early value on this weekend's coupon and fancies Stoke to maintain their fine home form.

    Monday April 7 2014, 09:58 BST
    Mark Hughes' Stoke can claim another home win
  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the early value on this weekend's coupon with Barnsley set to boost their survival hopes.

    Saturday April 5 2014, 18:10 BST
    Danny Wilson's Barnsley can gain another vital three points
  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the early value on this weekend's coupon with Bournemouth begging to be backed.

    Friday March 28 2014, 14:27 GMT
    Eddie Howe's Bournemouth can add to Birmingham's home woes
  • Something for the weekend

    In his regular Monday column, Matt Briggs seeks out the early football value with West Ham fancied to see off Manchester United.

    Saturday March 22 2014, 09:37 GMT
    David Moyes: Under increasing pressure and West Ham can capitalise
  • Something for the weekend

    In his regular Monday column, Matt Briggs seeks out the early football value with Liverpool fancied to see off Manchester United.

    Monday March 10 2014, 09:46 GMT
    Suarez and Sturridge can cause more problems for Manchester United
  • Something for the weekend

    In his regular Monday column, Matt Briggs seeks out the early football value - with Wolves looking standout value.

    Thursday March 6 2014, 14:09 GMT
    Kenny Jackett's Wolves are worth backing now
  • Something for the weekend

    In his regular Monday column, Matt Briggs seeks out the early football value - with Crystal Palace and Crewe standing out.

    Friday February 28 2014, 16:20 GMT
    Glenn Murray's return is a bonus for Crystal Palace
  • Something for the weekend

    In his regular Monday column, Matt Briggs seeks out the early football value - with Leeds fancied on the road at Middlesbrough.

    Friday February 21 2014, 09:16 GMT
    Ross McCormack: In-form Leeds striker
  • Something for the weekend

    In his regular Monday column, Matt Briggs seeks out the early football value - with Crystal Palace already looking tasty.

    Friday February 14 2014, 08:32 GMT
    Palace can heap the misery on David Moyes
  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the value on this weekend's coupon with Cardiff fancied to do the double over Swansea.

    Saturday February 8 2014, 12:56 GMT
    Cardiff can celebrate another victory over their local rivals
  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the value on this weekend's coupon with Manchester City fancied to win their big showdown with Chelsea.

    Saturday February 1 2014, 14:57 GMT
    Sergio Aguero and Manchester City can see off Chelsea
  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the value on this weekend's coupon with Crystal Palace expected to keep up the good work in the FA Cup.

    Monday January 20 2014, 10:37 GMT
    Crystal Palace have thrived since Pulis took the reins
  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the value on this weekend's coupon with Chelsea fancied to overcome Manchester United.

    Wednesday January 15 2014, 15:20 GMT
    Chelsea can get the better of Manchester United
  • Something for the weekend

    Matt Briggs picks out the value on this weekend's coupon with Fulham fancied to pile more misery on Sunderland.

    Thursday January 9 2014, 16:09 GMT
    Rene Meulensteen: Can help Fulham rediscover their best at home
  • Something for the weekend

    Our Matt Briggs seeks out some value ahead of the festive action on the Boxing Day coupon.

    Thursday December 26 2013, 11:12 GMT
    Sean Dyche's Burnley look like being a late Christmas gift
  • Something for the weekend

    Our Matt Briggs hunts out some early value once again from the weekend's football coupon.

    Monday December 16 2013, 11:02 GMT
    Mick McCarthy's Ipswich can get the better of Watford
  • Something for the weekend

    Our Matt Briggs seeks out the early value on the weekend football coupon in his weekly column.

    Saturday December 14 2013, 20:21 GMT
    Steve McClaren: Has Derby going really well in the Championship
  • Something for the weekend

    After a good winner with Derby on Sunday, our Matt Briggs is already looking for the value on next weekend's football coupon.

    Friday December 6 2013, 14:11 GMT
    Paul Lambert's side are better away from Villa Park
  • Something for the weekend

    Our Matt Briggs sniffs out the early value on the coming weekend's football coupon with Southampton among his big-priced fancies.

    Thursday November 28 2013, 12:12 GMT
    Mauricio Pochettino's Southampton are too big at 7/1 to cause another shock