A very popular goals bet is the Over/Under 5.5 Goals market. A bet on Under 5.5 Goals is a bet on there been 5 or less goals scored in a football match (ie, a 2-2 draw), with a bet on Over 5.5 Goals being a bet on a football match having 6 goals or more goals scored in it (ie, a 3-3 draw).
Best Betting Sites For Over/Under 5.5 Goals Betting
Over/Under 5.5 Goals Spread Betting
The main spread betting firm out there for football is Sporting Index. They don’t have a specific Under/Over 5.5 Goals market, but they do have a Total Goals spread betting market, that is generally based on the Over/Under 2.5 Goals market.
For example, on the average match you can Sell at 2.85 Goals, or Buy at 3.05 Goals. Selling at 2.85 Goals would be a bet on Under 3 Goals, while Buying at 3.05 would be a bet on 4 goals or more. With sides like Manchester City scoring for fun, the spread will obviously be higher for their matches.
Over/Under 5.5 Goals Explained
It is a 90 minute bet (extra time is not included), and all goals scored by both sides are included in the outcome of deciding whether the bet is a winner or not. The inclusion of .5 (half a goal) is to ensure that it is two horse race, with a definite winner.
So to explain in more detail, a bet on Under 5.5 Goals is a bet on less than 6 goals being scored in a football match. This means results that could win this bet are 0-0, 1-0, 1-1, 0-1, 2-0, 0-2, 2-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-0, 0-3, 3-2, 2-3, 3-1, 1-3, 4-0, 0-4, 4-1, 1-4, 5-0, 0-5.
A bet on Over 5.5 Goals, is a bet on 6 or more goals being scored in the match. This means any score line with 6 goals or more in it would see Over 5.5 Goals win. Winning scores could be 3-3, 4-2, 2-4, 4-3, 6-0, 3-4, 0-6, 8-1, etc.
Accumulator Generator makes risk free money from acca insurance. The system shows you how to place your acca in a way that breaks even, and you then you profit from the acca insurance free bet if only team lets you down.
Over Under 5.5 Goals Betting Odds
The odds on Over 5.5 Goals are usually quite long, roughly around the 11/1 mark, unless a teams like Real Madrid and Barcelona at home are involved, when they would be significantly shorter.
The odds on Under 5.5 Goals are nearly always very short, generally around the 1/20 mark. This is a very popular Premier League Betting market.
Over Under Goals Explained
- What Is Over Under 0.5 Goals?
- What Is Over Under 1.5 Goals?
- What Is Over Under 2.5 Goals?
- What Is Over Under 3.5 Goals?
- What Is Over Under 4.5 Goals?
- What Is Over Under 6.5 Goals?
- What Is Over Under 7.5 Goals?
New Customers Only. Min Deposit: £/€10. 3.1 x wagering at odds of 1.75+ to unlock Free Bet. 4.Credit Card, Debit Card & PayPal deposits only 5.Additional Terms Apply