Every Saturday a large number of football fans in all four corners of the UK make their way through the streets, come rain or shine, to go to their local football stadium. Football is undoubtedly the most popular sport in the UK and its popularity has taken lots of the world’s top footballers to these shores making every game a hotly watched event.
Something which many football fans do within their match day ritual is to place a bet on the results of the game. This not only adds to the excitement of the game but additionally makes the stakes of a certain result even higher.
Gambling has come a long way in the last couple of years and now, using certain websites and bookmakers, it is possible to place bets not merely at the start of the game but also at any point through the match. Below are a few of the things you can bet on:
Next Goal Scorer
If it’s half time and it already appears like your initial bet won’t come through, betting on another goal scorer can be a way to make up for your probable loss. It is possible to choose any player in virtually any team as well as someone still on the bench. Odds will undoubtedly be better for people less likely to score but obviously strikers have an improved chance of scoring.
Number of cards
If perhaps you understand the referee and he has shown lots of yellow or red cards in the last few games, you might like to have a guess at how many cards he’ll show between now and the end of the game.
If your original bet was on which the final score will be and you have already lost that bet, then you can always place another bet on a fresh final score. You can place these at any point in the game too remember, so if there is a lot of pressure in the last five minutes a cheeky final score bet is actually a good notion. These sites also offer free bets too which you can take advantage of using a matched betting system that may guarantee you win money.
Probably the most exciting methods to bet through the match is at the finish of a game when it has come down to penalties. It is possible to bet on the results of each penalty so long as you are quick.