Total goals over/under 2.5 goals

In a similar fashion as the “Both teams to score” betting on total goals – over/under 2.5 goal is a bet only focusing on the goals scored in a match. And it doesn’t matter if the home team or away team connect to the net. All you want is the ball to find its way across the goal line. As to its liberal state. This bet type is very popular among new as well as a seasoned punter in the UK. But how do you exactly place an over/under 2.5 goal? In the end, there is no such thing as a half goal. Don’t worry, we going to explain this bet type to its fullest, and we have you betting like a pro punter in no time.

Get in on the action before the match start

If you are looking at total goals – over/under 2.5 goals bet type for the first time, it probably has you confused. However, it’s not so complicated or misleading as you might think. In fact when you know how it works its one of the easiest bets you can place. First of all, you don’t have to pick a winner. Which means you can bet without your heart. Second, Statistics is a great help when putting down this bet. Although you are more likely to predict this bet type correct on a live bet, after seeing the teams in action. However, to keep in mind. The odds are going to be different as soon as the match has kicked off. Therefore, if you have a strong feeling on the outcome. Placing an over/under 2.5 goals as a pre-match bet will yield a better net profit, no pun intended.

The .5 is the divider

So how do you win on an over/under 2.5 goals bet? Let’s say that you like to place a bet on football. Then all you have to decide is will there be more than 3 goals or less than 3 goals. So for a bet on “under 2.5 goals” to be settled as a win. The match needs to finish with 2 or fewer goals. And for an “over 2.5 goals” to be a winning bet, the game needs to finish with 3 or more goals, simple as that. And here is where point 5 comes into play. To avoid confusion, and to have a clear divider and avoid a discussion, point 5 simply means that this market can be a yes or no, also known as a two-way bet. Which eliminate the draw option completely.Total goals over/under 2.5 goals

Find the bet you prefer

Now, if you find that this bet type is a bit too vague for your liking? And want to be more precise in your predictions, you have multiple other options to pick from if you are placing a bet or bets on goals scored. In fact, the variations of goal predictions are vast, and you will find odds on things like the result, both teams to score, and goalscorers to mention a few. All in all, if betting on the number of goals or who or what team that will score first is your type of market, you are in for a treat.