If you like betting on goals, you will love the Both Teams To Score market. Both teams to score betting can also be known as BTTS.
Both teams to score betting is a popular betting market, and is a great alternative bet if your not sure who might win the match.
For example, Liverpool are playing Man City and you expect goals, but you have no idea what the score might be, or who might win. So you have a bet on ‘Both Teams To Score’ instead.
With the both teams to score market you have two options, Yes or No. If the match ends on a scoreline such as 1-1, 2-1, 2-3, 3-1, then both teams have scored, and the ‘Yes’ outcome is the winner.
If the match finishes 2-0, 0-0, 0-1, 0-3, then the ‘No’ outcome is the winner, as both teams failed to score. You can also have Both Teams To Score (BTTS) accumulator bets.
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Both Teams To Score Example
- You bet on the ‘Yes’ outcome in the both teams to score market (BTTS). The match ends 1-1, so your bet is a winner.
- You bet on the ‘No’ outcome in the both teams to score market (BTTS). The match ends 3-0, this means your bet has lost.
Football Betting Explained
Bookmakers can have well over 100 different markets on a given football match. These can be markets on corners, goals, yellow cards, even shirt numbers. There is probably a market for everyone, especially on a Premier League match.
Here we are focusing more on the more popular betting markets, such as match winner betting, over/under 2.5 goals, both teams to score, etc.
We have put together a brief guide below, but please feel free to click on the relevant page for more information, as well as example bets on the selected markets.
- Match Winner Betting – Also known as Win//Draw/Win, Home/Draw/Away or 1X2, the match winner market is a bet on what you think the outcome of a match over 90 minutes will be. Home win, draw, or away win.
- Both Teams To Score Betting – A bet on whether you think both teams will score or not. Bet on ‘Yes’ if you think both teams will score, or ‘No’ if you think they won’t. Also known as BTTS.
- First Goalscorer Betting – This is a pretty simple bet, you just back the player who you think will score first. This bet usually has pretty decent odds.
- Anytime Goalscorer Betting – A bet on a player to score anytime in the match. It doesn’t matter if your selected player scores first or last, as long as the player scores, the bet is a winner.
- Over/Under 2.5 Goals – Another popular football betting market. A bet on over 2.5 goals is a bet on there being 3 goals or more scored. A bet on Under 2.5 goals is a bet on there being 0, 1, or 2 goals scored in the match.