In the past years the popularity of FIFA has given risen making it one of the top esports. This popularity helped starting a series of major international tournaments, which get tens of millions of views and have prize pools of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Of course, this growth has not left the world of sponsor and media indifferent. Even the world of online betting did not miss this opportunity and more and more bookmakers have begun to offer odds for the various FIFA tournaments around the world
How to bet on Fifa
To bet on this eSports you just need to be a little familiar with football betting, since they are very similar. However, you will find that the are far fewer types of bets than in a real event. The bets available for most online bookmakers are:
Under / Over,
Winning Antepost Tournament.
It means betting on the winner of the match. Will the home team win, will the match end in a draw or will the away team win? All matches will have this bet available
Some bookmakers will also offer you the handicap odds or the favorite team will have a handicap (for example -1 goal) which means that if you bet on the favorite team they will have to win by more than one goal difference. Obviously this means that the share of the winning team is higher than the normal offer, on the other hand the share of the favorite team will be less interesting because they will start with a goal advantage.
Under / Over
As in normal under / over football matches, it means betting on the total number of goals scored. Will the match end with more than 2 goals or less? With under and over you bet on this, usually the odds are more or less du 2.5 goals, so if you say over they must score 3 goals if you say under less than 3.
Online there are various tournaments, in this case you bet not on who will win the game but on who will win the tournament. This bet is not always found and the odds will change after each day, so if you think you already know who will win the tournament, you should bet now!
Obviously, the more these tournaments grow in interest, the more bookmakers will start offering more tournaments. EA has decided to launch the FIFA 21 Global Series.