What Does Over 8.5 Goals Mean?

A bet of Over 8.5 Goals is a bet on there being 9 or more goals in that particular football match. So for example, if the match finished 5-5 or 5-4 or 9-0, a bet on Over 8.5 Goals would be a winner. Scores like 3-3 or 0-0, would see the Under 8.5 Goals side of the bet win instead.

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Over 8.5 Goals is the highest goals bet there is on the Unders and Overs on the Betfair Betting Exchange, there is no Over 9.5 Goals, or Over 10.5 Goals, as we write.