Following the announcement of the Sky Bet Football League fixtures today, league sponsor Sky Bet is on the mark with match prices for the opening day clashes.
Stevenage begin life back in League Two with a home game against Hartlepool and are 5/6
to win in front of their own fans. A draw is 12/5
and perhaps good value considering Boro have drawn four of their past five opening games of the season at home.
New boys to the Sky Bet Football League Luton Town will not be thanking the fixture computer for a long trip on the opening day to Brunton Park, but fans can get great value on an away win at 6/4
. Fellow promoted side Cambridge United host Plymouth Argyle and go in to the match as narrow favourites (5/4
) on their return to League football.
After the disappointment of defeat at Wembley in late-May, Burton Albion (13/8
) will be looking to start well but have been handed a tough trip to Oxford United (11/8
Here are the prices for all matches on the opening day…