Powered by:
as known from New York Timesas known from USA Todayas known from yahoo!
Contains commercial content
The Grueling Truth - Where Legends Speak / 5 Hacks on Football Betting and Winning Money

5 Hacks on Football Betting and Winning Money

Hacks to sports betting!
Publish Date: 10/08/2020
Fact checked by: Mark Lewis

Contrary to what most gamblers believe, there is no betting technique or strategy that has a 100% success rate. For an activity that is based on predictable, the dynamics of sports gambling is very unpredictable. The good news is that you can greatly improve your chances of winning with some tested hacks. If you have been using a particular betting technique and you can see any positive effect, then it is time to reconsider another approach.

First thing first, bookmaker you bet with matters a great deal. Sometimes your betting approach is not the problem, but betting sites where you place your wagers. There are sport betting sites that are known to withhold punters winning or change betting terms because they are not financially strong enough. These bookies are to be avoided completely as they are a waste of money and time. For Nigerian bettors, there are several reputable sports betting brands that cater to Nigerians. These betting companies are known for their comprehensive sportsbooks and valuable promotions. Once you have found a trusted Nigerian betting articles, then you are ready to make use of the football betting hacks below.

1. Study the Game Inside and Out

Making lucky guesses is far from making correct predictions. Before you start placing wagers on any football, it is crucial that you know every aspect of the game. The only way to make money in the long term is by studying historical data and current updates of the teams and players of the events you bet on.

2. Resists the Urge to Bet on Parlays

Accumulators or Parlays are bets that consist of two or more single bets. Accumulators might seem like a good way to make huge winnings, however, they are the opposite. In reality, your chances are drastically reduced when you choose two or more fixtures. It only takes one wrong prediction to ruin your betting slip, and that too much of a risk.

3. Bet on Something Other Than the Outcome of a Fixture

Asides the outcome of an event, there are other things you can bet on. For example, you can bet on a player to score a goal or a team to lead in the first half. While these types of bets may not yield as much profit as betting on the outcomes, they might be a great way to shake things up.

4. Don’t Bet on the Favourite Every Time

It is tempting to always place wagers on the favorites to win fixtures. However, you should consider occurrences that can affect their performance. Also, consider the possibility of a draw as you can lose money if none of the teams end up with no goals. A draw is quite rare but it is possible.

More often than you know, bookmakers update their markets with more fixtures. There are popular fixtures and events which every bettor wants to bet on, and there are fixtures that most people are not interested in. The low-level fixtures are usually where bookmakers slip when it comes to setting odds. Look closely into these markets and you might find something interesting.

Read Also
Tommy Morrison and AIDS: The Truth about what happened, and how he Died.
Tommy Morrison burst onto the professional boxing scene in 1988. Following a ...
Indiana Basketball Weekly
Welcome to Indiana Basketball Weekly, your dedicated podcast for all things Indiana ...
Bet365 Promo
Come Fly with me: How the 1988-89 Chicago Bulls pushed forward to an NBA dynasty.
Find the best sportsbook to bet on the NBA Playoffs! Prologue: By ...
Esteban de Jesus, Roberto Duran y AIDS (1972-89)
Many of us dream of celebrity sports fame, but only cruel individuals ...
What is the Best Decade of Basketball in NBA History?
15Every NBA player and fan thinks that their generation of basketball was ...
Ranking the top 200 players in the NFL ahead of the 2021 season
This list isn’t based solely on performances from the 2020 NFL season. ...
Lady Tyger’s Tale: How Marian Trimiar Mauled the Boxing Establishment of the 1970s and 80s
To Feed the Ambition in Your Heart is Like Carrying a Tiger ...
The Forgotten Canadian Champion (And Maybe It’s Deserved): Billy Hawkins
As Mike Goodpaster and I prepare our popular Old-Time Boxing Show podcast, ...
The Army Boxer Who Knocked-Down Muhammad Ali (1960)
I had wanted to write a boxing story about Junebug Hudson for ...
Sportsbook of the month
Bet365 - Get your Bonus Bet now! Get your Bonus Bet now!
Latest News
North Carolina grants licenses to 8 companies for March 11 mobile sports bett...
Approximately ten days before the commencement of online ...
Caesars sportsbook pioneers legal mobile sports betting on NC’s Eastern...
Caesars Entertainment, Inc. just broke new ground in ...
How Corey Maggette maximized his one season at Duke
During the 1998-1989 season, Corey Maggette played his ...
Ezzard Charles and Harry Greb: A light-heavyweight perspective
It’s not often that the well-rounded “Cincinnati Cobra” ...
Why Bum Phillips Deserves to be in the Hall of Fame
There are very few men who have walked ...
Our Latest YouTube Videos
Video: Indiana Basketball Weekly: IU/Wisconsin Recap! Ware Goes Crazy, plus IU/Maryland Preview!
Indiana Basketball Weekly: IU/Wisconsin Recap! Ware Goes Crazy, plus IU/Maryland Preview!
Video: Big Ten Daily: IU/Wisconsin and Iowa/Penn State Recap, and Previewing Tonight's games!
Big Ten Daily: IU/Wisconsin and Iowa/Penn State Recap, and Previewing Tonight's games!
Video: Indiana Basketball Weekly W/Steve Risley: Indiana vs Iowa Recap and Penn State Preview!
Indiana Basketball Weekly W/Steve Risley: Indiana vs Iowa Recap and Penn State Preview!
Top Betting Sites
Top Betting Bonuses
Bet365 Review
BetMGM Review
FanDuel Review
Caesars Review
DraftKings Review
Bet365 Bonus
First Bet Safety Net up to $2000 OR Bet $5 and Get $200
T&Cs apply
At bet365 we don't do ordinary, that's why if you sign up now you'll get the choice of two great New Customer Offers, the First Bet Safety Net up to $2000 or Bet $5 and Get $150 in Bonus Bets. Deposit required. Bonus Bets wager excluded from returns. T&Cs, time limits and exclusions apply. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-Gambler 21+
BetMGM Bonus
Bet $5 Get $150 Instantly in Bonus Bets
T&Cs apply
FanDuel Bonus
Bet $5 Get $150 in Bonus Bets
T&Cs apply
Caesars Bonus
100% up to $1000
T&Cs apply
DraftKings Bonus
No Sweat First Bet up to $1,000
T&Cs apply
Our Team
Mike GoodpasterJosh SchwartzSimon BriffaMark LewisSamuel Teets
Mike Goodpaster
Mike Goodpaster
Chief Editor
Josh Schwartz
Josh Schwartz
Simon Briffa
Simon Briffa
Sports Editor
Mark Lewis
Mark Lewis
Samuel Teets
Samuel Teets
US Sports Veteran
Find out what the legends have to say about sports this week....
Find out what the legends have to say about sports this week....

Players must be 21 years of age or older or reach the minimum age for gambling in their respective state and located in jurisdictions where online gambling is legal. Please play responsibly. Bet with your head, not over it. If you or someone you know has a gambling problem, and wants help, call or visit: (a) the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey at 1-800-Gambler or www.800gambler.org; or (b) Gamblers Anonymous at 855-2-CALL-GA or www.gamblersanonymous.org.

This site is using Cloudflare and adheres to the Google Safe Browsing Program. We adapted Google's Privacy Guidelines to keep your data safe at all times.

Players accepted in the US US Flag
Stake.us Exclusive Bonus
$55 Stake Cash + 260K Gold Coins + 5% Rakeback
Promo Code
Visit Site
T&Cs apply, 18+
Payment Methods
  • Exclusive promo code: TGTSOCIAL
  • Play Plinko, Hilo, Crash and more!
  • Get Stake Cash bonuses every day!
Stake Originals
Your Promo Code:
The bonus offer of was already opened in an additional window. If not, you can open it also by clicking the following link:
Visit Site