Over/Under 0.5 Goals meaning and explained - 0.5 goals means there is 1 goal or more scored in a match.
While under 0.5 goals means there is zero goals scored in a match.
UNDER 0.5 GOALS MEANING
If you are placing a bet on Under 0.5 Goals, you are betting on a 0-0 draw. In this instance, it might be worth checking the correct score market with other bookmakers to see if you can get better odds.
OVER 0.5 GOALS MEANING
A bet on Over 0.5 Goals is a bet on one goal or more in a match. Any score line over 0-0 would win, so it can be as little as 1-0, or a high as 3-3 - both would win.
Over/Under Goals Betting Explained
This is a 90 minutes bet only, meaning extra time and penalty shoot outs are not included. Goals scored by both teams are decide whether the bet is a winner or not.
Having half a goal in the bet ensures there can be only two outcomes. This means there can be no dead heat.
Any bookmaker not offering odds on this market might not specialise in football betting, and it may be worth looking elsewhere.
Over/Under 0.5 Goals Odds
Typical odds for the Over Under 0.5 Goals market would see Over 0.5 Goals at anything from 1/16 to 1/50.
The odds on Under 0.5 Goals would be roughly 8/1 to 10/1.
These are just rough example odds for a general match. Obviously they will vary depending on the teams involved.
So if it’s Real Madrid at home to Real Betis, the odds will be fairly different as a goal is far more certain in this match.
Over/Under 0.5 Goals Spread Betting
The main spread betting firm out there for football is Sporting Index.
They have a Total Goals spread betting market, but not a specific Over/Under 0.5 Goals market.
The Total Goals market is the only goals market and is generally based on around the 3 goals mark (for the average match).
For example, you can Sell at 2.9 Goals, or Buy at 3.10 Goals.
Selling at 2.9 Goals would be a bet on Under 3 Goals, while Buying at 3.10 would be a bet on 4 goals or more.
Over/Under 0.5 Goals FAQ
A bet on over 0.5 goals is a bet on there being 1 goal or more scored in a match.
Under 0.5 goals is a bet on there being zero goals scored in a match.
Over 0.5 goals means there will be 1 or more goals scored in a match.
Under 0.5 goals means there will be zero (less than one) goals scored in a match.
Over 0.5 goals means 1 or more goals need to be scored in the match for the bet to win. It is a 90 minutes bet only, meaning extra time and penalties don't count.
Under 0.5 goals means 0 goals need to be scored in the match for the bet to win. It is a 90 minutes bet only, meaning extra time and penalties don't count.