We think these are one of the best accumulators to bet on because the result of the match in question does not matter, all that matters is there are three or more goals in the match. When you place an over 2.5 goals bet you are predicting there to be three or more goals in the match – the bookmakers use .5 to avoid any confusion between 2 and 3.
The scorers, time of goals, for which team or anything else like that do not matter, as long as there are three OR MORE goals in each match on your over 2.5 goals accumulator. As with any other type of accumulator, all the over 2.5 goals tips need to be correct for your bet to be a winning one.
Premier League teams who are usually good for over 2.5 goals bets are the likes of Manchester City, Liverpool and Tottenham – attacking sides who always look to score goals.
Betting on under 2.5 is the opposite of over 2.5. This time you are predicting there will be two goals OR LESS in the match in question. For predictions like this, we’d advise looking at the statistics and finding matches where the team teams in question are either very poor in front of goal, or very good defensively. Ideally – a combination of both.
Looking at Premier League teams, sides like Cardiff, Huddersfield, Burnley, Crystal Palace and Newcastle would be good picks for an under 2.5 goals bet when they are playing other teams who aren’t very good in front of goal.
When you decide to bet on an over 2.5 goals bet, you are betting on a match that you are predicting will have three goals or more in. If you choose to bet on under 2.5 goals, you are betting on a match where you think there will be under 2.5 goals.
This is a great type of accumulator if you are worried about the result of the match in question because it doesn’t matter who wins, you just need to predict whether there will be under 2.5 goals or over 2.5 goals.
In all of our match previews you will find a head to head graphic showing the form of both of the teams and this will include over 2.5 goals stats. An example of this can be seen below and it shows if the fixture in question is averaging more or less than 2.5 goals when you combine both teams’ recent fixtures. This is a great tool to help you pick your over 2.5 goals betting tips.
As you can see from the example above, between Tottenham and Chelsea’s matches, 65% of them have included over 2.5 goals so based on this statistic, this would be a good selection for an over 2.5 goals accumulator. You can find more of these over 2.5 stats by going to our match previews and seeing the graphic for the fixture in question.
It is not vital to look at stats when picking your over 2.5 goals predictions but we would recommend doing some research into the previous matches, head to head records and latest results of both teams in question.
We’re constantly on the lookout for the best over 2.5 goals tips and when there is enough football fixtures taking place, you will find our over 2.5 goals betting tips at the top of this page. They will be in the form of an accumulator and this means we need over 2.5 goals in all of the matches for the bet to be a winning one.
Our tipsters are always looking at the latest football stats to try and get the best angle for our football betting tips and they will be added to this page when the time is right.
Our weekend over 2.5 goals tips are usually added on a Thursday evening so you will have all of Friday and Saturday morning to consider the bet and decide whether to place it or not.
Our weekend betting tips are the most popular and you will always be spoilt for choice, but if there are fixtures where you think there will be goals, then over 2.5 goals tips are exactly what you are looking for.
You would bet on an over 2.5 goals accumulator in exactly the same way you’d bet on a standard win-draw-win football accumulator of both teams to score accumulator. You simply need to decide which selections you want in your over 2.5 goals bet, add them to your betslip and place the bet.
Our over 2.5 goals tips will always be at the top of this page and in the form of an accumulator. It will include the betting odds and also the recommended bookmaker to use. You are looking for over 2.5 accumulators and there will be one right at the top of this page – give it a go today and let us know how you get on.
Everybody has their own way of picking football bets and people look at different stats when doing so. Here are our top 5 recommended over 2.5 goals dos and don’t when picking your bet:
You would need to check the latest over/under 2.5 goals stats for this information but a basic way of checking this is to look at a teams goals for and against columns combined. Teams who regularly score and/or concede a lot of goals are probably going to be better for over 2.5 goals accumulators, and teams who concede fewer goals and don’t score as many are best for under 2.5 goals accumulators.
Looking at this example of Manchester City’s season stats, you will see they have scored a lot of goals but don’t concede many. The advice for a over/under 2.5 goals bet here would be to look closely at the opposition. If it is another high scoring team like Liverpool, then they’d be a good selection for over 2.5 goals.