Pre-season ante-post football odds rely on a number of things - from the rather loose importance of each team's end of season form to activity in the transfer market.
When it comes to the Premiership the strength of the market (ie. How many people have put bets on) keeps the acquisition of even some of the biggest players in the world from sending prices soaring.
But the further down the leagues you go, the one thing that ranks as most important above all factors is financial solidity.
Last season's ...