[SERVER_SOFTWARE] => nginx/1.10.3
    [REQUEST_URI] => /news/
    [USER] => live-ssl
    [HOME] => /home/live-ssl
    [HTTP_CF_EW_VIA] => 6c098463e526bdb3abeb73acb0b0f654d527c5d07a43728a453061bfe66da68a
    [HTTP_USER_AGENT] => CCBot/2.0 (
    [HTTP_ACCEPT] => text/html,application/xhtml+xml,application/xml;q=0.9,*/*;q=0.8
    [HTTP_CF_VISITOR] => {\"scheme\":\"https\"}
    [HTTP_CF_RAY] => 46bdb21c620723fc-IAD
    [HTTP_CONNECTION] => Keep-Alive
    [HTTP_HOST] =>
    [REDIRECT_STATUS] => 200
    [SERVER_NAME] => live
    [SERVER_PORT] => 443
    [SERVER_ADDR] =>
    [REMOTE_PORT] => 2249
    [REMOTE_ADDR] =>
    [HTTPS] => on
    [REQUEST_SCHEME] => https
    [DOCUMENT_ROOT] => /var/www/live
    [DOCUMENT_URI] => /index.php
    [SCRIPT_NAME] => /index.php
    [CONTENT_TYPE] => 
    [QUERY_STRING] => 
    [SCRIPT_FILENAME] => /var/www/live/index.php
    [PATH_INFO] => 
    [PHP_SELF] => /news/
    [REQUEST_TIME_FLOAT] => 1539893923.3115
    [REQUEST_TIME] => 1539893923

News Articles

Barcelona vs Sevilla Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

5 Things to Look out for on a Significant Saturday in La Liga

October 18, 2018

The way the fixtures have been arranged this season has ensured that the match-days proceeding European action see all of…

Eden Hazard

Premier League Video: FST vs 100% Chelsea Week 9 Predictions, Betting Tips, Match Previews

After a very long international break we have a massive weekend of Premier League football ahead of us! … and…

Napoli's Marek Hamsik

Crucial Week for Carlo Ancelotti Will Decide Napoli’s Focus

Napoli return from the international break with decisions to make. They face Udinese on Saturday, ahead of European commitments in…

Fantasy Premier League FPL

Fantasy Football Tips 18/19: GW9 Options

Premier League fixtures have never looked better after yet another international break… but at least that means we’ve had plenty…

Roy Hodgson Crystal Palace

The funniest football quotes of all time: Coaches and Managers

In the first part of our funny football quotes series, we’re focusing on the men in the dugout. International and…

Harry Maguire England

Could Harry Maguire be the face of the new £50 note?

October 17, 2018

More than 20,000 people have signed a petition to put a picture of Leicester City’s England international Harry Maguire riding…

400 Minutes without a Goal - What’s wrong with Real Madrid?

400 Minutes without a Goal – What’s wrong with Real Madrid?

Following on from a club legend like Zinedine Zidane was always going to be tough for Julen Lopetegui not least…

Alexis Sanchez, Manchester United - Ngolo Kante, Chelsea

Premier League Focus: Why Manchester United just hate playing Chelsea at Stamford Bridge

Taking on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge is one of the most daunting assignments in any Premier League club’s schedule. The…

Arsenal Manager Unai Emery

Paul Merson thinks Arsenal will be on the end of a thrashing soon. Is he right?

October 18, 2018

When Pierre Emerick Aubameyang precision drilled his second and Arsenal’s fifth goal past Marcus Bettinelli in the Fulham goal last…

Northern Ireland celebrate a goal against Israel at Windsor Park

Northern Ireland Have Mountain to Climb with Relegation Looming

October 16, 2018

Northern Ireland’s players return to club football after a worrying double header. Monday’s 2-0 defeat to Bosnia-Herzegovina in Sarajevo has…


Premier League Focus: Wasteful Southampton need attacking reinforcements

October 17, 2018

Southampton make the short trip across to the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth this weekend, looking for their first points and…

Sky Sports & NBA agree on a 4-year broadcasting deal

October 16, 2018

Fantastic news for all NBA fans in the UK & Ireland on the eve of the new 2018/19 season! A…

League One - Portsmouth

League One: Five standout attacking players

Whether it’s creating opportunities or scoring goals, every team needs at least one player in the final third who can…

25/1 Sunday Win Accumulator Lands!

October 15, 2018

There’s no stopping us over at FST in October! After some delay (we’ll get to that later) we’ve landed our…

Luxembourg Nations League

UEFA Nations League: Minnows chasing Euro 2020 qualification

After the latest results and subsequent positional reshuffles, the quartet of Nations League divisions and the respective sub-divided groups within…

FST logo

Australia A-League 2018/19 Outright Predictions and Betting Tips

Friday 19th October sees the Australia A-League season take flight again, and with every passing year we watch the quality…

10/1 Evening Accumulator Lands

10/1 Evening Accumulator Lands on Sunday Night!

October just keeps getting better for us over at FST! We’ve landed our 8th Accumulator of the month! After landing a 15/1…

4/1 Overnight Accumulator lands on Saturday Night!

October 14, 2018

To top off a brilliant Saturday which saw our 18/1 Boosted Win Accumulator land, our Overnight Accumulator landed whilst we…

18/1 Win Accumulator Lands!

18/1 Boosted Win Accumulator Lands on Saturday!

We’re just 2 weeks into October and our 6th Football Accumulator has landed! Our analsyts are at it again, after…

SkyBet League Two: The Goalscorers to Watch Out For

October 15, 2018

So we are now a quarter of the way through the League Two season and we have managed to build…

Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane during the Republic of Ireland's UEFA Nations League loss to Wales

Nations League: Republic of Ireland’s Old Dogs Lack New Tricks

October 12, 2018

This international break is massive for the Republic of Ireland. It’s potentially even bigger for Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane,…

LA Galaxy vs DC Unuted

North American League: Liga MX and MLS merger a possibility?

Initial discussions about the possible merger of the United States’ Major League Soccer and Mexico’s Liga MX have already taken…

Spain's new midfield generation

Moving on from Xavi & Iniesta – Spain’s bright new generation of midfield talent

Moving on from a generation of players that brought an era of unprecedented international success was not supposed to be…

Southampton Danny Ings Burnley Ben Mee

Unbelievable tech-ers: Why tech equals success for Premier League shirt sponsors

Tech and comms firms account for more than half of all Premier League winners since 1992-93 40% of all 104…

Young Boys Betting Tips & Predictions

Football Betting Analysis: Which Leagues Rank Highest And Lowest For Average Goals Per Game?

October 11, 2018

Following on from our half time result and highest scoring half investigative research, the next entry in our betting analysis…

Germany vs France Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Danger Men: Anytime Goalscorer tips for this week’s Nations League and International Friendly Games

The second international break of the season is here (stop booing down the back), and there is a meaty schedule…

World Cup England Kane Trippier

Croatia vs England Video: Predictions, Betting Tips & Stats

Revenge will be on the mind of England players on Friday night as they travel to Croatia to take on…

Scotland celebrate their second goal in a 2-0 win over Albania in the Nations League

Israel vs Scotland Video: Predictions, Betting Tips & Stats

Thursday sees Scotland travel all the way to Israel as they continue their UEFA Nations League campaign at the Sammy…

Argentina's Lionel Messi at World Cup 2018

International break boredom? Not on Football Index!

October 10, 2018

It’s painful isn’t it? Just when Europe’s top leagues are really starting to hit their stride, yet another international break…

Lucas Paqueta Sao Paulo

10 Young Players Who Have Been Making Waves This Season

Watching a talented young player explode on to the scene for the first time is one of the most exciting…

Free Tips

15/1 Boosted Win Accumulator lands!

October 9, 2018

Just nine days in to October and our 5th Football Accumulator has landed! Our analysts are on fire landing another…

The most open La Liga season in years

La Liga: The most open Season in Years?

Spanish football aficionados tend to get quite defensive whenever anyone dares to suggest La Liga is a predictable and sometimes…

Premier League Watford Hughes Deeney Gray

Football Betting Analysis: Half Time Result Market Ripe For Plundering

Having already delved into the highest scoring half statistics and markets, we decided to recalibrate our analytical powers to take…

League One - Sunderland

Magic man Maja the key for Sunderland

Although Sunderland were expected to do very well at the start of the season, young forward Josh Maja, who was…

Jadon Sancho Borussia Dortmund

Nations League: International Debutants Looking to Win Their First Cap This Week

It’s fair to say that early season international breaks aren’t unanimously welcomed by supporters. Often, fans are left frustrated by…

NBA Predictions: Western Conference Outright Picks & Betting Tips

October 10, 2018

Golden State Warriors Last Season: 58-24, 2nd(3rd overall). NBA Champions Expected Starters: Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant, Draymond Green, Jordan…

NBA Predictions: Eastern Conference Outright Picks & Betting Tips

Boston Celtics Last Season: 55-27, 2nd(4th overall). Eastern Conference Finalist Expected Starters: Kyrie Irving, Gordon Hayward, Jason Tatum, Al Horford, Jaylen…

Wolves Wolverhampton Ruben Neves

Football Betting Analysis: Highest Scoring Half Markets Worth Exploring

October 8, 2018

The cliché, goals change games, is a phrase usually found near the top of any list of football idioms you…

Football Index stockmarket

Trade up to £500 Risk Free at Football Index!

So, you’ve heard the hype surrounding the world’s first football stockmarket and you’re wondering whether it’s for you? Well, luckily…

Manchester United Premier League

FST’s Premier League Team of the Week: Game Week 8

Another weekend of exciting Premier League action has whizzed by in a blur of great goals, surprising results and edge…

Crystal Palace Premier League Sakho

Expected Goals (xG) Round Up: Premier League Week Eight

Here we take a look at the weekend’s Premier League action and how they fared based on expected goals (xG). This week we had…

Millwall vs Aston Villa Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Previews

Expected Goals (xG) Round Up: Championship Week 11 & 12

Each week we analyse the games in the Sky Bet Championship and produce a weekly expected goals round up. This week we had a…

Liverpool Jurgen Klopp

Premier League Fixture Focus: Klopp and Guardiola reignite their rivalry

October 5, 2018

When Liverpool beat Manchester City 2-1 in the unsuitably named International Champions Cup at the end of July in New…

NBA - Golden State Warriors - Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant

NBA Predictions: 2018/19 Outright Picks & Betting Tips

After a wild offseason, the 73rd season of the NBA finally gets underway on Tuesday 16th October and below you will find…

Free Tips

Scottish Championship Player Focus: Ayr United’s Shankland

Ayr United have been a bit of a yo-yo club in recent years, dipping in and out of Scotland’s lower…

The UEFA Europa League logo

15/1 Boosted BTTS Accumulator lands!

October 4, 2018

Four days in to October and our 4th Football Accumulator has landed! Our analysts are on fire landing another accumulator…

Football Liverpool Daniel Sturridge

Premier League Video: FST vs Mark Langdon Week 8 Predictions, Betting Tips, Match Previews

We’ve been treated with some cracking Champions League and Europa League action this week, now we can look forward to…

Premier League Brighton

Premier League Corners and Cards Predictions – Gameweek 8

It’s almost time for another international break, unfortunately, but before that torment we still have another week of high octane,…

Fantasy Premier League FPL

Fantasy Premier League 18/19: GW8 Squad Options

After a manic month of football, Friday marks the beginning of the last Premier League weekend before another international break!…

Premier League Newcastle Shelvey Perez

Premier League Relegation And Second Season Syndrome: Fact or Myth?

October 3, 2018

Having already shattered the notion that possession football is king, and confirmed through in-depth statistical analysis that teams generally do…

Free Bets & Offers