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Saturday's Bets of the Day

Get our team's best bets from across a range of sports for Saturday November 17 in one place.

Saturday's Sporting Life's Accumulator is available at 14/12

Sporting Life Accumulator

This week's Sporting Life Accumulator is an all-home four-fold from League One and League Two, enhanced to 14/1 by Sky Bet.

Germany have been relegated in the UEFA Nations League3

Germany suffer shock relegation

Germany were relegated from Group A1 of the Nations League after Holland earned a surprise 2-0 win over France.

Our best bets for the latest games in the Sky Bet EFL4

Sky Bet EFL betting preview

There may be no Sky Bet Championship, but there is still plenty of value on offer in Leagues One and Two on Saturday.

Our best bets for Fleetwood v Walsall5

Hunt for goals at Highbury

The early kick-off on Saturday sees Fleetwood take on Walsall in Sky Bet League One. Tom Carnduff is backing goals.

Eden Hazard to feature in Chelsea's Europa League game

Eden Hazard has travelled for Chelsea's Europa League clash with BATE Borisov in Belarus, but Marcos Alonso, David Luiz, Antonio Rudiger and Alvaro Morata have been left at home.

Hazard missed three matches with a back problem before returning as a substitute in Sunday's Premier League win over Crystal Palace, but has made the journey to Belarus for the Group L fixture at Borisov Arena.

Morata scored twice against Palace, but Blues head coach Maurizio Sarri has opted to rest his in-form striker.

"He played for three matches in a row. I thought it was better for him to stay at Cobham and rest and have only training," said Sarri, speaking in Minsk.

Cesc Fabregas was a late withdrawal through illness, resulting in N'Golo Kante travelling.

Sarri wants Hazard to get some additional match action, after his return last Sunday, and insisted the flight was not a problem for the Belgian.

"For our doctor, there is not any risk, otherwise he would stay in Cobham, of course. We thought for him it's better to play, not for 90 minutes, but to play after two weeks without training.

"In the last match he played only for 30 minutes. Tomorrow the best for him is he will play 45, 50 minutes."

Chelsea will be confirmed in first place with two rounds of matches to go if they win and the other game, between Vidi and PAOK in Budapest, is drawn.

Midfielder Mateo Kovacic is cautioning against complacency, though, after watching Liverpool fall to defeat at Red Star Belgrade in the Champions League on Tuesday night.

"I watched the game, Liverpool struggled a lot," the on-loan Real Madrid midfielder said.

"In Belgrade, the atmosphere is tough. It's difficult to play there, like here. These are games where you need to concentrate a lot or you will lose the game.

"The most important thing is we need to be prepared so that what happened to Liverpool doesn't happen to us."

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Most Read Football

Check the Sporting Life team's best bet selections for Saturday November 17
1

Saturday's Bets of the Day

Get our team's best bets from across a range of sports for Saturday November 17 in one place.

Saturday's Sporting Life's Accumulator is available at 14/12

Sporting Life Accumulator

This week's Sporting Life Accumulator is an all-home four-fold from League One and League Two, enhanced to 14/1 by Sky Bet.

Germany have been relegated in the UEFA Nations League3

Germany suffer shock relegation

Germany were relegated from Group A1 of the Nations League after Holland earned a surprise 2-0 win over France.

Our best bets for the latest games in the Sky Bet EFL4

Sky Bet EFL betting preview

There may be no Sky Bet Championship, but there is still plenty of value on offer in Leagues One and Two on Saturday.

Our best bets for Fleetwood v Walsall5

Hunt for goals at Highbury

The early kick-off on Saturday sees Fleetwood take on Walsall in Sky Bet League One. Tom Carnduff is backing goals.

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Our best bets for Fleetwood v Walsall

Hunt for goals at Highbury

The early kick-off on Saturday sees Fleetwood take on Walsall in Sky Bet League One. Tom Carnduff is backing goals.

Our best bets for the latest games in the Sky Bet EFL

Sky Bet EFL betting preview

There may be no Sky Bet Championship, but there is still plenty of value on offer in Leagues One and Two on Saturday.

Our latest goalscorer treble

Sporting Life Goalscorer Treble

We have three prolific goalscorers this season for our treble this week, enhanced to 11/1 with EFL title sponsors Sky Bet.