Football Betting Online

The increasing popularity of the English Premier League as well as European football in general has seen football betting online explode over recent years and now accounts for more than half the bets placed at online bookmakers. Football advertising has also record growth with sports betting companies clambering over themselves to sponsor different aspects of the beautiful game. This has led to many more football betting related advertisements around the side of football pitches as well as the likes of Sportingbet sponsoring various football programs on Sky Sports and Blue Square even lending its name to a whole division!

Online Football Betting

As the biggest and most popular team sport in the world, it’s no surprise that bookmakers focus so much attention onto football betting online. With so many fans around the world it’s also great that bookmakers have developed so many different types of football bets for us to use bonus bets on. Popular online football betting markets that are available include predicting the first goalscorer, a correct score or the total number of goals scored in a match. PaddyPower have even developed moneyback specials that refund losing bets if certain conditions are met. This includes refunding losing bets if the last goal was scored with a volley. Check out our PaddyPower weekly betting offers page for all of their latest deals.

A recent development has been in-running football betting online, where punters are able to bet on football matches after they’ve started. Basically an online bookmaker constantly adjust their odds on a match to reflect developments on the pitch. Betting can then be done right up to the final whistle and opens up a whole new world of football betting online opportunities.

Another online betting company worth mentioning is Betfair, who’s odds are regularly used on sports programs to highlight the opinion of punters from around the world. Football betting is definitely at the core of every online bookmakers portfolio. Football betting online surges around the time of large tournaments like the World Cup or the European Championships with betting on the English Premiership and Champions League also drawing massive interest.

Bonus Football Betting Online

Another major factor to in the increase in online football betting can be attributed to the idea of bonus football bets that British Bookmakers invented. With so many bookmakers competing for our custom, bonus bets were introduced as a way to incentivise us all into opening new betting accounts. This is great news for punters, especially those opening many different accounts to be able to bet at the bookmaker offering the best odds. You can check out the latest new account offers in our bonus bets section or special weekly deals in our betting offers section.

What ever type of football bet you like to place you can be sure that all the online bookmakers that we feature have been thoroughly tested and represent the cream of the crop when it comes to betting on football. Check out our online bookmaker reviews to help you decide which bookmaker is right for you. Our guide to online betting is also worth a look at if your totally new to online betting and want to understand the basics.