In this article, we will be explaining the 4 ways to bet on Soccer Sports in 2018. We’ll explain the several methods to bet on soccer and what are the terminology commonly used. Soccer is the most widely sports to bet worldwide and there are different ways to bet an individual game.
These are the ways to bet in an individual game:
Betting the 3-way Money line
In soccer, there are several ways types of competitions with changing rules so it’s always good to be know before you placing your bet. In most games, draw may be the final outcome of the game, so there are 3 several outcomes to bet between Team A and Team B:
Team A wins
Team B wins
Team A and B wins so it’s draw
Soccer bet is depend on result after 90 minutes of play or ‘Regular Time’, which includes any time added by referee or any injuries and other stoppages. Any overtime, Penalty Shoot-Outs or Golden Goals does not count towards in these betting since they are not considered as ‘Regular Time’. For example, in the elimination stages of World Cup, a winner is required in competition in order to progress to the next stage, but all bets are ended on 90 minutes of play (Regular Time). Therefore, a draw is possible result to bet on even in a game where one team must be eliminated. An example of what a 3-way money line would be look like these:
France – 125
Switzerland + 320
Betting the 2-way Money
Another method for betting in soccer is to take the 2-way money line, also called ‘Draw. No Bet’ this betting on the result of the game without the Draw. The two possible wagers are:
France – 300
Switzerland + 275
As you can see, there is no choice to bet on the draw, and if the result of the game is draw, bet is refunded or ‘No-Actioned’, as if the bet was never placed
Betting Goal Lines
This bet is similar to betting 2-way money line without the draw, the Goal Line is method for bettors to win a bet on different results of the game. Goal Lines are like Puck lines in hockey and Points Spreads in basketball or football. A Goal Line is ordinarily 0.5 goals but for games with big preferences, the Goal Line might be 1, 1.5, 2, 2.5,3 etc. A World Cup match between Iran and Argentina would be look like this:
Argentina -3 goals (+100)
Iran + 3 goals (-120)
If you bet Argentina -3 goals, to win the bet they should be win by 3.5 goals or more. On the opposite side, betting Iran +3 goals intends to win the bet, Iran can win, draw, or lose by 1 or 2 goals.
Totals in soccer work differently than other different games and can be shown in multiples of .25 goals. Since scoring in soccer is minimal, bookmakers will often times set a Total of 2.50 or 2.75? For example, if you on the Over 2.50 goals, half of your bet is placed on ‘Over 2’ and the other half of your bet is placed on ‘Over 2.5’.