By Rotimi Daramola (@Papi_TheGreat)
Other sports may be played this month. But December already looks like as if it’s a month of football. Apart from the top 5 European Leagues, there’s so much to look forward to, including cup games and also one round of UCL and Europa League group games.
Yes, there’s plenty of football action to enjoy. It’s also a chance to make plenty of extra cash this month.
But when there are a lot of games, you can easily make mistakes that will cost you your hard-earned money. To help you avoid these, here are a few tips to guide you this month:
1. Bet with what you can afford to lose
You’ve probably seen this almost everywhere.
And it is worth repeating here.
The thing is this: In your bid to make more money, be mindful of how much you invest. In sports betting, especially in football, anything can happen. A game that looks like a sure banker can turn around to be the game that will cost you your hard-earned money.
It’s not a must to try to predict the winner of a football game.
Or where is it stated that you must successfully predict the correct scores of a game before you win big? On NairaBET, you don’t have to.
Each football game has over 100 betting options to choose from. Don’t limit yourself unnecessarily to one market. If you’re going to make more this December, explore all the possible outcomes of a certain game or a group of events and bet accordingly.
3. Mind the length of the bet slips
Ladies and Gentlemen, to win more this month, you need to aim high.
But you also need to reduce the length of your bet slips.
We all know those folks that accumulate over 25 games in bet shops. Okay, maybe you’re one of them too.
How about a quick question?
How many times have you accumulated 25 games and won that bet slip? Please respond to this by leaving us your comments in the comments section below.
Truth of the matter is, to make more from this game, you need laser focus. And if you pick too many games, you defeat that mission and end up spreading yourself too thin. In the end, you lose more than you win. Talk about bad market.
4. Use your sense
We know this almost sounds like an abuse in Nigeria. But permit us to explain.
Betting is a form of business. You stake (invest) money with the hope to cash out big time. In a bid to achieve this singular aim, some try to avoid the hard work. Instead of getting familiar with happenings in the sports, the numbers involved and stats, they’ll be looking for sure games, fixed odds and the likes.
Part of the fun of betting is the process: the fun of making predictions, the joy of winning and the lessons of losing. Don’t be lazy. Make your own research and stop relying heavily on what other people are saying.
These are just some tips that we suggest that you follow. It’s still up to you to determine what to do with your money. In the end, don’t forget to have fun and enjoy the process.
PS: Do you know any other tips that people can find helpful? Leave us your comments and share your thoughts with us.