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FIFA World Cup Betting at Betiton Ireland

Last Updated: 01-12-2022 13:53

The FIFA World Cup, simply called the World Cup to hardcore football fans all around the world, is the biggest event in football. In fact, we do not think that it is an exaggeration for us to say that it is the biggest sports event on Earth – FIFA’s president, Gianni Infantino, recently stated that he believes no fewer than five billion people will watch the 2022 edition taking place in Qatar. This football competition pits the best international football teams against each other for the right to hold aloft the famous Jules Rimet trophy. Due to its popularity, it will not come as much of a surprise to find out that FIFA World Cup betting has become really popular among football bettors in Ireland.

This tournament is played once every four years, and the next version will be played from the 20th of November to the 18th of December in Qatar. It is not just the biggest competition in terms of excitement and scope, but it is also the most prestigious – those players that go on to help their nation win the FIFA World Cup will never be forgotten. However, it is not only the World Cup that attracts viewers and bettors, there are also qualifying matches too since each team, apart from the host nation, has to earn the right to compete at football’s biggest competition. If you like to do some football betting, then you are in the right place.

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Betiton is more than happy to accept sports betting fans from Ireland, and right here, you will find plenty of FIFA World Cup betting options and World Cup odds, meaning that you can always find a way to freshen things up a bit. However, if you happen to be new to online betting or online World Cup betting, then you will need to know a few things before you go ahead and place your very first bet World Cup. Do not worry though because everything that you need to know can be found right here on this page.

Furthermore, we will also provide our punters with useful information about the upcoming 2022 Qatar World Cup. For instance, we will give you the full fixtures lists and speak about the format of the tournament. Additionally, we will take a look at the benefits that you can make use of if you decide to join Betiton. We offer our punters a wide range of benefits that include World Cup betting offers and football predictions. Finally, you can be certain that the FIFA World Cup odds that we offer provide plenty of value, which means that there is plenty of profit up for grabs if you manage to place some correct wagers.

World Cup 2022 Fixtures

We are now going to provide you with the full fixture list for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, and you will be able to see the dates, venues and teams that are playing, so ensure that you bookmark this page so that you do not miss out on any matches that you might want to do a bit of World Cup football betting on.

You can also take a look at the World Cup 2022 football table by The Guardian for further information.

Match Date Team 1 vs Team 2 Group Time Location Result
1 20-Nov-22 Qatar vs Ecuador A 4:00 PM GMT Al Bayt Stadium 2 – 0
2 21-Nov-22 Senegal vs Netherlands A 10:00 AM GMT Al Thumama Stadium 0 – 2
3 21-Nov-22 England vs Iran B 1:00 PM GMT Khalifa International Stadium 6 – 2
4 21-Nov-22 USA vs Wales B 7:00 PM GMT Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium 1 – 1
5 22-Nov 22 France vs Australia D 7:00 PM GMT Al Janoub Stadium 4 – 1
6 22-Nov-22 Denmark vs Tunisia D 1:00 PM GMT Education City Stadium 0 – 0
7 22-Nov-22 Mexico vs Poland C 4:00 PM GMT Stadium 974 0 – 0
8 22-Nov-22 Argentina vs Saudi Arabia C 10:00 AM GMT Lusail Stadium 1 – 2
9 23-Nov-22 Belgium vs Canada F 7:00 PM GMT Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium 1 – 0
10 23-Nov-22 Spain vs Costa Rica E 4:00 PM GMT Al Thumama Stadium 7 – 0
11 23-Nov-22 Germany vs Japan E 1:00 PM GMT Khalifa International Stadium 1 – 2
12 23-Nov-22 Morocco vs Croatia F 10:00 AM GMT Al Bayt Stadium 0 – 0
13 24-Nov-22 Switzerland vs Cameroon G 10:00 AM GMT Al Janoub Stadium 1 – 0
14 24-Nov-22 Uruguay vs South Korea H 1:00 PM GMT Education City Stadium 0 – 0
15 24-Nov-22 Portugal vs Ghana H 4:00 PM GMT Stadium 974 3 – 2
16 24-Nov-22 Brazil vs Serbia G 7:00 PM GMT Lusail Stadium 2 – 0
17 25-Nov-22 Iran vs Wales B 10:00 AM GMT Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium 0 – 2
18 25-Nov-22 Qatar vs Senegal A 1:00 PM GMT Al Thumama Stadium 1 – 3
19 25-Nov-22 Netherlands vs Ecuador A 4:00 PM GMT Khalifa International Stadium 1 – 1
20 25-Nov-22 England vs USA B 7:00 PM GMT Al Bayt Stadium 0 – 0
21 26-Nov-22 Tunisia vs Australia D 10:00 AM GMT Al Janoub Stadium 0 – 1
22 26-Nov-22 Poland vs Saudi Arabia C 1:00 PM GMT Education City Stadium 2 – 0
23 26-Nov-22 France vs Denmark D 4:00 PM GMT Stadium 974 2 – 1
24 26-Nov-22 Japan vs Costa Rica E 10:00 AM GMT Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium 0 – 1
26 27-Nov-22 Belgium vs Morocco F 1:00 PM GMT Al Thumama Stadium 0 – 2
27 27-Nov-22 Croatia vs Canada F 4:00 PM GMT Khalifa International Stadium 4 – 1
28 27-Nov-22 Spain vs Germany E 7:00 PM GMT Al Bayt Stadium 1 – 1
29 28-Nov-22 Serbia vs Cameroon G 10:00 AM GMT Al Janoub Stadium 3 – 3
30 28-Nov-22 South Korea vs Ghana H 1:00 PM GMT Education City Stadium 2 – 3
31 28-Nov-22 Brazil vs Switzerland G 4:00 PM GMT Stadium 974 1 – 0
32 28-Nov-22 Portugal vs Uruguay H 7:00 PM GMT Lusail Stadium 2 – 0
33 29-Nov-22 England vs Wales B 7:00 PM GMT Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium 0 – 3
34 29-Nov-22 Iran vs USA B 7:00 PM GMT Al Thumama Stadium 0 – 1
35 29-Nov-22 Ecuador vs Senegal A 3:00 PM GMT Khalifa International Stadium 1 – 2
36 29-Nov-22 Netherlands vs Qatar A 3:00 PM GMT Al Bayt Stadium 2 – 0
37 30-Nov-22 Denmark vs Australia D 3:00 PM GMT Al Janoub Stadium 0 – 1
38 30-Nov-22 Tunisia vs France D 3:00 PM GMT Education City Stadium 1 – 0
39 30-Nov-22 Poland vs Argentina C 7:00 PM GMT Stadium 974 0 – 2
40 30-Nov-22 Saudi Arabia vs Mexico C 7:00 PM GMT Lusail Stadium 1 – 2
41 01-Dec-22 Croatia vs Belgium F 3:00 PM GMT Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium TBA
42 01-Dec-22 Canada vs Morocco F 3:00 PM GMT Al Thumama Stadium TBA
43 01-Dec-22 Japan vs Spain E 7:00 PM GMT Khalifa International Stadium TBA
44 01-Dec-22 Costa Rica vs Germany E 7:00 PM GMT Al Bayt Stadium TBA
45 02-Dec-22 Ghana vs Uruguay H 3:00 PM GMT Al Janoub Stadium TBA
46 02-Dec-22 South Korea vs Portugal H 3:00 PM GMT Education City Stadium TBA
47 02-Dec-22 Serbia vs Switzerland G 7:00 PM GMT Stadium 974 TBA
48 02-Dec-22 Brazil vs Cameroon G 7:00 PM GMT Lusail Stadium TBA

World Cup 2022 Round of 16

The top two teams from each group qualify for the Round of 16, and below you can see a table with the full fixtures list for this knockout round. Obviously, because the group stage matches are still to be played, we cannot fill in this table – we will update it as the tournament plays out.

Match Date Team 1 vs Team 2 Time Location Result
49 03-Dec-22 Netherlands vs USA 3:00 PM GMT Khalifa International Stadium TBA
50 03-Dec-22 Argentina vs Australia 7:00 PM GMT Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium TBA
51 04-Dec-22 England vs Senegal 7:00 PM GMT Al Bayt Stadium TBA
52 04-Dec-22 France vs Poland 3:00 PM GMT Al Thumama Stadium TBA
53 05-Dec-22 1E vs 2F 3:00 PM GMT Al Janoub Stadium TBA
54 05-Dec-22 1G vs 2H 7:00 PM GMT Stadium 974 TBA
55 06-Dec-22 1F vs 2E 3:00 PM GMT Education City Stadium TBA
56 06-Dec-22 1H vs 2G 7:00 PM GMT Lusail Stadium TBA

World Cup Quarter Finals 2022

The eight winners from the previous round will go through to the Quarter Finals, and in the table below you can see all the information that you need to know about this stage of the competition.

Match Date Team 1 vs Team 2 Time Location Result
57 09-Dec-22 W49 vs W50 7:00 PM GMT Lusail Stadium TBA
58 09-Dec-22 W53 vs W54 3:00 PM GMT Education City Stadium TBA
59 10-Dec-22 W51 vs W52 7:00 PM GMT Al Bayt Stadium TBA
60 10-Dec-22 W55 vs W56 3:00 PM GMT Al Thumama Stadium TBA

World Cup Semi Finals

The semi-finals for the 2022 World Cup will not be played until the middle of December. However, you can already find some football odds World Cup on our sportsbook already. As a matter of fact, you can put your money on whether you think your favourite team will make it to the semi-finals or not.

Match Date Team 1 vs Team 2 Time Location Result
61 13-Dec-22 W57 vs W58 7:00 PM GMT Lusail Stadium TBA
62 14-Dec-22 W59 vs W60 7:00 PM GMT Al Bayt Stadium TBA

World Cup Finals

The two final matches of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be played on the 17th and 18th of December, which is obviously still quite some time away. However, you can still find some quality World Cup outright odds available on our site that you can make use of. Not only will you find WC winner odds right here at Betiton, but you will also find odds for betting on the teams that you think will be competing in the final.

Match Date Team 1 vs Team 2 Time Location Result
63 17-Dec-22 L61 vs L62 3:00 PM GMT Khalifa International Stadium TBA
64 18-Dec-22 W61 vs W62 3:00 PM GMT Lusail Stadium TBA

Favourites for World Cup: World Cup Winner Odds

someone holding the World Cup trophy with a football team running in the background

While the tournament is not quite upon us yet, you can still place bets at Betiton on a variety of World Cup markets. We offer our punters a wide variety of markets and odds, so no matter the type of World Cup bets that you want to place, we guarantee that we have got your backs.

So, no matter whether you are looking at the England World Cup odds or the odds on offer for the likes of Brazil or Argentina to go on and lift the title, you can be sure that there are many World Cup 2022 betting odds that you can make use of on this sportsbook of ours. Fans of Italy, the current European Champions, will have to put their money on another team to win since the Azzurri were surprisingly knocked out in the Play-Offs by North Macedonia. Therefore, you will not find any FIFA World Cup online betting markets and odds for Italy. Colombia, Egypt, Sweden, Chile, and Nigeria were some of the other top teams that failed to qualify for this prestigious competition.

However, despite their absence, there are plenty of other football World Cup betting options for all the teams that managed to qualify for this prestigious competition. If you are the type of football bettor that likes to do a spot of outright betting, then check out the table below that shows our World Cup 2022 winner odds.

Team Fractional World Cup Betting Odds Decimal World Cup Betting Odds
Brazil 4/1 5.00
France 119/20  6.95
England 139/20  7.95
Argentina 139/20  7.95
Spain 159/20  8.95
Germany 99/10  10.90
Netherlands 119/10 12.90
Portugal 12/1  13.00
Belgium 139/10  14.90
Denmark 111/4  28.75
Croatia 49/1 50.00
Uruguay 49/1  50.00
Switzerland 79/1  80.00
Serbia 80/1 81.00
Senegal 80/1  81.00
USA 99/1  100.00
Poland 124/1  125.00
Wales 149/1  150.00
Mexico 149/1 150.00
Ecuador 149/1 150.00
Canada 159/1  160.00
Morocco 199/1 200.00
South Korea 249/1 250.00
Cameroon 249/1  250.00
Japan 249/1  250.00
Ghana 259/1 260.00
Australia 259/1 260.00
Qatar 259/1 260.00
Tunisia 349/1  350.00
Iran 499/1  500.00
Costa Rica 749/1 750.00
Saudi Arabia 749/1 750.00

N.B. These World Cup winner odds are correct at the time of writing.

Betiton’s World Cup Favourites

Different World Cup bookmakers will have different opinions as to whom they think will go on to be the new World Champions on the 18th of December. It is great that we all have different opinions as it helps to keep boredom firmly at bay.

When it comes to our World Cup favourites, you need to look no further since below we have given you a list of eight teams that we think have a really good chance of lifting the Jules Rimet Trophy.

  1. The odds for Brazil to win the World Cup: 4/1 or 5.00
  2. The odds for France to win the World Cup: 119/20 or 6.95
  3. The odds for Argentina to win the World Cup: 13/2 or 7.50
  4. The odds for England to win the World Cup: 7/1 or 8.00
  5. The odds for Spain to win the World Cup: 8/1 or 9.00
  6. The odds for Germany to win the World Cup: 10/1 or 11.00
  7. The odds for Portugal to win the World Cup: 139/10 or 14.90
  8. The odds for Belgium to win the World Cup: 14:1 or 15.00

What Are FIFA World Cup Betting Markets?

Before you start a WC betting journey you need to know what markets are. To put it simply, FIFA World Cup betting markets are the different betting options that we have made available on our sportsbook. These are what you will be choosing from whenever you do a spot of World Cup 2022 betting.

Markets can be for anything that happens during the course of the competition. For instance, you can find markets for the teams that you think will make it to the quarter-finals stage, the two finalists, or the top scorer in the tournament. Finally, you should know that next to our markets you can see the World Cup odds today for that particular market, so you can quickly figure out the type of profit that you can land should place a wager that goes on to win.

Most Popular World Cup Bets

When you bet on World Cup 2022, we have a wide variety of different betting markets and they each come with their own winning conditions. You are obviously free to have a look through the selection of the World Cup betting 2022 markets that we have available on our sportsbook, but below we are going to take a look at those that are most popular among our existing customers.

the official 2022 World Cup football in red hitting a goal net

World Cup Match Betting

This market is sometimes called full-time result betting, win/draw/win betting, 1×2 betting, or match result betting. With such a market, your aim is straightforward – you just have to try and predict the team that will go on to win the match and, if you manage to guess correctly, you will earn a profit. However, there is the chance that a game ends in a draw, so do keep that in mind when making use of such a market.

Over/Under Goals

For the Over/Under goals market, we will simply predict the number of goals that we think will be scored in a particular game, and then you simply need to bet on whether you think that the final number of goals scored in the game in question will be under or over that number. So, if you put your money on the Over 2.5 goal market for a game and there are three goals scored, you win your bet. If there are only two goals scored, then you will lose your bet.

Asian Handicap

Handicap betting is something that gives bettors better odds since they put a handicap on a stronger team, thus levelling the playing field somewhat. Sometimes, handicap betting is known as spread betting, so keep this in mind for future gambling sessions. When it comes to an Asian handicap, there is a handicap placed on both teams, which tips the scales in the favourite team’s favour, improving your odds. One thing to remember with Asian handicap betting is that draws are removed from the equation.

World Cup Winner Betting

Also known as “World Cup Outright betting“, this betting market is quite self-explanatory – you will be putting money on the country that you think will go on to win the World Cup. We offer a full range of World Cup online betting markets and odds on World Cup winner countries as you saw in a previous section of this guide.

World Cup Qualifiers Betting

As we said above, each team, apart from the host country, has to qualify for the World Cup by taking part in a series of regional qualifiers. These matches, although not technically part of the FIFA World Cup, can still provide a lot of entertainment, and top bookmakers, such as Betiton, offer their punters a variety of markets and odds for betting on these matches.

While it is obviously now too late to indulge in some World Cup qualifiers betting, it is still good for you to be aware of the fact that you have the option of placing bets on these matches. After all, the next World Cup qualifiers for the next edition of the FIFA World Cup will be upon us in what seems like no time, and you might want to do some football betting on the matches on offer.

We always offer a variety of top World Cup odds that you can use when the qualifying stages come around, so be sure to check back with us to see what we are offering our customers.

World Cup Group Betting

What we love about FIFA betting online is the fact that there are many different facets of the competition that you can put your money on. Not only is it possible for you to place bets on the overall winner, individual games, and qualifying matches, but you can also place bets on the individual groups themselves.

It might come as a shock to hear that there are many different World Cup group betting markets that you can make use of at Betiton. For instance, you can put your money on the team that you think will finish bottom of their group, the team that you think will finish top of their group, whether a team will qualify from their group and plenty more. Since the group stage of this prestigious footballing event is nearly upon us, you should not hesitate to check out the various betting options that we offer.

World Cup Specials Betting

These types of bets are also known as proposition bets, and they have become extremely popular in all facets of football betting nowadays. With specials, you are betting on outcomes that might or might not happen during a game. As a result, such events do not usually have an impact on the final outcome of the match.

For instance, a very popular football special bet is betting on the player that you think will score the game’s first goal. If your chosen player scores the game’s first goal, then you win – the final result does not matter nor does the number of goals that are scored altogether. Other World Cup specials betting markets that you will find at Betiton during the World Cup in Qatar include player to be booked, first team to score, whether there will be a goal in both halves, and the half that will have the most goals.

Player of the Tournament Betting

There are plenty of awards that a player can get their hands on during the World Cup if they perform well, and this includes the likes of the Golden Ball, the Golden Boot and the Player of the Tournament.

By now, you should not be surprised to hear that you have the option of betting on the player that you think will go on to receive each award. Such betting markets are hard to call, so if you manage to, you can be certain that you will be landing yourself a lovely profit since the World Cup 2022 Young Player of the Tournament odds will always be high due to the difficulty level of getting such a bet correct.

Golden Boot Betting

The Golden Boot is a trophy that is given to the player that scores the most goals in a tournament, so when you are betting on this market at the 2022 World Cup, you are putting your money on the player that you believe will score the most goals over the course of the competition. At the current moment in time, Harry Kane is the favourite to top score – England fans will be hoping that this is the case.

There are plenty of really impressive strikers that take part in the World Cup, which means that this market is as exciting as any other market that you will come across when it comes to placing a FIFA World Cup bet. Also, because this is a competitive market thanks to the top footballers that will be fighting it out, you can be certain of finding quality odds on offer for this market right here at Betiton.

So, no matter whether you think this accolade will go to Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Harry Kane, Karim Benzema, or Kylian Mbappe, our sportsbook is chock full of quality Golden Boot odds that you can make use of to bet on some of the best football players in the world.

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England World Cup Squad Betting

Other than putting your money on England to finally bring football home for the first time in more than five decades, you can bet on the national team of England in a number of other ways. In our range of England World Cup betting odds, you can place bets on the players that you think Gareth Southgate will call up to his squad, the number of points that you believe the Three Lions will get in their group, whether they will manage to qualify from their group, and so on.

These are not all of the options that you can find on this sportsbook of ours. If you would like a more comprehensive range of the England World Cup odds that we have available, then feel free to have a good look through our World Cup online betting markets.

World Cup Accumulator

In order to be in with a shot of landing a big win when football betting and FIFA World Cup betting, you should think about placing a World Cup accumulator. Accumulators, which are also known as accas or accys, are a type of mega bet since they are made up of a variety of multiple bets. In other words, an accumulator is a wager that gathers multiple wagers into one bet slip.

Accumulator betting has become pretty popular because punters can get a considerable return on a small stake since all of the odds are multiplied together. The more selections that you decide to add to your World Cup accumulator, the larger your potential winnings will be. However, the larger your potential winnings, the slimmer your chances of landing a win will be since all selections have to be right in order for you to win any type of accumulator. If you have a 10-fold acca and you get nine selections right, that one incorrect selection is going to cost you the bet.

How to Understand World Cup 2022 Odds

Understanding World Cup odds betting is vital since these numbers are pivotal when it comes to you deciding on which markets you would like to bet on. By looking at the odds, you can get a good indication as to the probability of an event happening, and how much profit you can make from a winning bet.

The odds on offer are calculated by the individual bookmakers that are offering them, and they are based on the strength of the teams according to how they have played in their previous games and whether they are going to be missing any key players due to injury, sickness, or suspension. With regard to 2022 FIFA World Cup odds, they can be presented in three main formats and we are going to explain each format now for you.

Fractional Odds

Fractional odds are really popular with Irish and British bookmakers, and they are usually written with a hyphen or a slash. Fractional odds of 7/1 would indicate that you will win €7 for every €1 that you bet and receive your euro back. Therefore, if you decided to stake €10 at odds of 7/1 and you win, you will receive a total payout of €80 – you will make a €70 profit and you will get your €10 stake back to boot.

Decimal Odds

Decimal odds, also known as European odds, are popular in Europe, Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. These are slightly easier to understand and work with than fractional odds since you can spot both the favourites and the underdogs pretty quickly when you are looking at decimal odds. Those with the higher number are the underdogs, while those with the lower numbers are the favourites. Decimal odds indicate the amount that you win for every €1 bet, and the number represents your whole payout and not just the profit. So, if you bet €10 with odds of 7.00, you will get back €70 – a €60e profit and your stake.

American Odds

As you can tell from the name, this format is popular in the United States. The odds for the favourites are indicated by a minus sign and they tell you the amount that you have to stake in order to win €100. The odds for the underdogs, on the other hand, are highlighted by the plus sign and they tell you how much you will end up winning for every €100 that you stake.

Latest FIFA World Cup Betting Odds

One thing that you will love about betting on the FIFA World Cup at Betiton is the fact that it is simple to locate all of the latest football World Cup odds. The reason for this is because the odds that we have on offer are automatically updated. However, if you are thinking about doing a spot of World Cup live betting, you will obviously have to wait until the tournament kicks off.

To find the latest live odds on Betiton when the competition rolls around, you can either make use of the updated numbers that we give you or you can simply click on the “In-Play” option that is located at the top of this sportsbook platform. Here you will be able to see the odds on offer for the matches as they are being played.

How to Bet on the World Cup at Betiton IE

If you are new to this site, then you are obviously going to have to open an account with us before you can start to bet on FIFA World Cup. We have made it very easy to create an account on our site, meaning that you can start making use of betting offers World Cup in no time at all.

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All you need to do is select the “JOIN” button in the top left, fill in the fields that are required, click “Open Account“, and you will be good to go. Once you have your new account, you will have to make a deposit so that you can start placing bets. When it comes to making a deposit, we support a variety of reliable, secure, and top-quality payment methods, meaning that every transaction that you make is 100% safe here.

When you have your account set up and some funds in it, the next thing to do is place your World Cup bet and below we have given you a step-by-step guide as to how you can go about doing this:

  1. Head over to the football section of the Betiton sportsbook
  2. Click on “International” and then search for “FIFA World Cup 2022
  3. You will be taken to all the World Cup bets that we currently have available
  4. Browse through the markets that are on offer until you find one that you like
  5. When you have found the markets that you would like to bet on, click on them, and they will be added to the betting slip that will appear on the right of the page
  6. You can select as many bets as you feel like
  7. Once you are fully satisfied with your choices, input how much you would like to stake on your betting slip
  8. After making sure that you are happy with all of your selections, click “Place Bets
  9. Congrats, you have just placed your very first World Cup bet here at Betiton!

Free World Cup Bet When Signing Up!

When you deposit with us for the first time so that you can bet on World Cup, you will be able to claim a sports betting Welcome Bonus. In order to claim this bonus, you need to deposit at least €10 or more, place a bet of at least €15 with odds of 1/1 or 2.00, and you will receive a €10 free bet World Cup . There are a number of T&Cs that apply to our Welcome Bonus, and the main ones can be found below:

  • Only available once per address
  • The minimum wager to trigger the free bet is €15
  • Offer applies only to players in Ireland
  • There are no wagering requirements attached to your free bet
  • You will have 14 days to make use of your free bet

These are just some of the T&Cs that apply, so you should go through them all so that you know where you stand. We will be also offering other FIFA World Cup betting promotions when the tournament is in full flow, so make sure that you check out our promotions page to see what exactly it is that we have on offer. In fact, other than our sports betting welcome offer, we are also offering 2 brand new promotions for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Our Football World Cup Match Cards promotion is the other World Cup betting bonus that we’ll be making available to our players for the 2022 World Cup. For those of you who want to combine online FIFA betting with bingo-like games, this promotion is fantastic! This promotion’s mechanics are actually fairly simple: just bet on World Cup matches to earn a football match card that you can use to connect football match lines! You’ll receive a prize if you’ve gathered enough football match cards to form a successful match line.

Your prize depends on how much you bet and how many match lines you were able to connect. When betting on the World Cup, you can take advantage of this entertaining promotion, and if you happen to win, you could walk away with cash, free bets, or bonus spins! Join Betiton for your 2022 World Cup betting if you want to bet on the World Cup and also have the chance to win a little extra on the side!

The Best World Cup Odds at Your Fingertips

If Betiton is going to be your chosen sportsbook from of all the other possible sports betting sites out there, then we need to offer you something that you will not find elsewhere. In the next section of this page, we will take some time to discuss the main benefits that you can enjoy if you decide to sign up with Betiton.

One of the major benefits that we believe we can offer you is the fact that we provide the best odds out of all World Cup betting sites. If you do not believe this, then just take a look at our World Cup betting odds, take some time to compare them with our competitors, and you will soon see for yourself.

Additionally, we have made sure that our desktop site is 100% mobile compatible, which means that you can load up our Betiton site wherever you happen to be, so long as there is some sort of Internet connection. Therefore, you can have all of the top FIFA World Cup odds right at your fingertips.

Other Benefits of Betting on the FIFA World Cup at Betiton

Besides the already-mentioned quality FIFA World Cup betting odds, there are a number of other benefits on offer to those who decide to open an account with us, and these can be found listed below:

  • A wide variety of FIFA World Cup betting options
  • Plenty of markets on offer for a wide variety of other sporting events
  • A free €10 World Cup bet for new players
  • A variety of other promotions that you can benefit from
  • A fully mobile optimized website so that you can place your bets on the go
  • Regulated and licensed by the UK Gambling Commission (licence no. 039483-R-319409-016)
  • Regulated and licensed by the Malta Gaming Authority (licence no. MGA/CRP/148/2007)
  • Teamed up with responsible gambling organisations such as GamCare and BeGambleAware so that you can enjoy safe gambling at all times
  • Daily customer care via live chat and email
  • Customer support available in different languages

Have a look at all of these benefits and they might just convince you to become a Betiton member today.

How Does the World Cup Work?

Before the World Cup itself and subsequent betting on it gets underway, there are a number of qualifying rounds that will decide the 32 national teams that will fight it out over the course of a month to win the title. Every region has their own set up for the qualifying rounds, with the qualifying process starting at different times too.

When the 32 places have been filled, eight groups of four teams are created via a random draw. This will be the last World Cup with 32 spots since the 2026 World Cup which is taking place in Canada, Mexico, and the United States will have 48 teams participating from the six confederations. Each group has a Round Robin format, where every team plays each other once.

The two top nations in each group qualify for the knockout stage of the tournament, which includes a Round of 16, quarter-finals, semi-finals, a third-place playoff, and a final. Those of you who like to do some Champions League betting will be familiar with this format.

How Do the World Cup Qualifiers Work?

There are six different regions which the 32 teams can qualify from, but every region does not have the same number of spots at the World Cup available. The six different regions are:

  • Europe – UEFA
  • Asia – AFC
  • Africa – CAF
  • Oceania – OFC
  • North America – CONCACAF
  • South America – CONMEBOL

Europe has some of the best national teams and domestic leagues, so it is granted a total of 13 spots at the World Cup. What about the other regions? Well, Africa has 5 spots, Asia and South America have 4 spots, North America has 3 spots, while the region of Oceania does not have a spot.

For a team from the Oceania region to qualify for this event, they have to win a play-off match. Then there is the host country, which always has the honour of qualifying automatically. Qatar are hosting the 2022 edition of this competition, so they did not need to bother themselves with any qualifiers.

In the next sections of this guide, we are going to look at the various regional bodies that govern in each region and we will also take a closer look at the qualifying procedure that happens in each of the different regions.

World Cup Qualifiers Europe – UEFA

In the European region, there are 55 UEFA nations in total, and all of them get to play in the qualifiers. The qualifiers for this region are divided into two stages as follows:

First Round (Groups): The qualifying teams are divided into ten groups made up of five or six teams. These teams then play each other twice – once at home and once away – and the team that picks up the most points and finishes at the top of the table automatically qualifies for the World Cup.

Second Round (Play-Offs): The ten runners-up and the two best UEFA Nations League teams are then put into three play-off paths that are made up of two semi-final games and a final. The three winners also qualify for the World Cup.

World Cup Qualifiers Africa – CAF

The CAF regulate the African region, and the CAF World Cup qualifiers are split up into three rounds as follows:

First Round: 28 nations, those ranked between 27- 54 in the FIFA World Rankings, are drawn against another team to play home and away. There are 14 matches, and the winners of each match move on to the following stage.

Second Round: 40 nations, those ranked between 1-26 and the 14 winners from the previous round, are put into 10 groups consisting of four teams. Each team plays against the other teams in their group twice, once at home and once away, and the ten winners from each group go through to the final stage.

Third Round: The 10 winners from the Second Round are paired in two-legged games based on each team’s FIFA rankings. The five winners from these matches qualify for the World Cup.

World Cup Qualifiers Asia – AFC

Above we informed you that the region of Asia has four spots available, but they actually have 4.5, and you will soon see why this is the case by reading on.

First Round: Twelve teams, those ranked between 35-46, play home and away matches against one other team, with the six winners moving on to the next round.

Second Round: 40 teams, those ranked between 1-34 and the six winners from the First Round, are split into eight groups of five. The teams in each group play each other twice, and the top team from each group and the four top runners-up advance to the next stage.

Third Round: The 12 victors from the last round are divided into two groups of six teams. Each team plays the other teams twice, and the best two teams from these two groups qualify for the World Cup.

Fourth Round: The two 3rd best teams play in a single game, with the winner qualifying for the Inter-Confederate Play-offs. These are two play-offs that are played between four teams from AFC, CONCACAF, CONMEBOL, and OFC.

South America World Cup Qualifiers – CONMEBOL

The South American region is also given 4.5 spots, and this region, in our view, has the easiest qualification process. The qualifiers for the CONMEBOL region are played out as follows:

All ten teams are put in one big group, where they play each other twice, once at home and once away. The four teams that finish top of the table qualify for the World Cup, while the fifth team plays in the aforementioned Inter-Confederation play-offs.

World Cup Qualifiers CONCACAF – North, Central American & the Caribbean

Likewise, national teams that fall under the CONCACAF body, those teams from Central America, North America, and the Caribbean, are given 3.5 spots at the event. The qualifiers for this region are split into three rounds as follows:

First Round: 30 nations, those ranked from 6-35 are split into six groups of five. Every team plays the other teams in their group home and away, and the top team at the end of all the matches goes through to the next round.

Second Round: These six winners play in a predetermined home and away match, with the three winners going through to the next stage.

Third Round: 8 nations, the three winners from the Second Round and the top five teams according to the rankings, play against each other both home and away. The top three teams automatically qualify for the World Cup, while the team that comes in fourth place has to try and qualify via the Inter-Confederate Play-offs.

Oceania World Cup Qualifiers – OFC

The Oceania region really does get the short end of the stick since they only receive 0.5 spots. While they usually have a three-round qualifying format, because of the pandemic, they had to use a different format for the FIFA World Cup 2022 OFC Qualifiers, which you can find out more about below:

Since many of the national teams withdrew before playing, eight nations were drawn into two groups of four, with each team playing every team in their group once. The two teams that finished at the top of their tables advanced to a single-leg knockout, with the winner qualifying for the Inter-Confederate Play-Offs.

The usual format for this region is as follows:

First Round: The four lowest-ranked teams play each other in a round-robin format, with the winning nation advancing to the next stage.

Second Round: Eight teams, the winner from the First Round and the other OFC national teams, are split into two groups of four. The top three teams from these two groups will go through to the next stage.

Third Round: The six winners are then put into two groups of three, and they play each other both home and away. The two winning teams from both groups then play a two-legged match, with the winner qualifying for the Inter-Confederate Play-Offs.

World Cup Predictions 2022

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World Cup predictions and FIFA World Cup betting tips are bits of advice from tipsters – sports fans who spend a lot of time analysing the different happenings of the footballing world so that they can provide their readers with educated predictions for upcoming games and events.

Tipsters put their advice online, either for free or at a small cost, so if you are going to be doing some World Cup betting online, then checking out some FIFA World Cup tips is definitely not a bad idea. However, keep in mind that reading tips from tipsters is just a small part of the research that you need to do before you go ahead and start making use of WC 2022 winner odds or any other markets.

Where to Find FIFA World Cup 2022 Predictions

You definitely do not have to go far for some quality World Cup 2022 predictions because we have awesome tips right here. In fact, you will probably be pretty impressed to find out that one of Betiton’s football experts is none other than former Liverpool player and France international, Djibril Cissé. We have other tipsters too, and they will always do their best to provide you with predictions that will help you to make a profit. However, if you make use of our predictions and do not win, please do not get angry with our predictors, since they are human and cannot get everything correct.

If you do want to make use of our predictions that we have available, then you can do so by heading over to our Betiton Guide and clicking on the World Cup Tips today section.

Other Football Tournaments to Bet On

While the FIFA World Cup is the biggest and best football competition out there by some distance, there are many other major events that you can bet on when it is not a World Cup year. For instance, there is the UEFA European Championship, with the next one taking place in Germany in 2024. So, when this competition rolls around, we will have plenty of Euro betting options available to you.

Another quality competition that you can bet on is the UEFA Champions League, which is played annually and sees the best teams from within Europe battle it out for the right to be crowned the best team on the continent. We know that our punters love this competition, which is why we offer plenty of Champions League betting opportunities at Betiton.

Below is a list of other football competitions that you will find markets and odds for at Betiton:

  • Premier League betting
  • English FA Cup
  • English Football League Cup
  • National League
  • The Championship
  • League One
  • League Two
  • UEFA Super Cup

Additional Information

FIFA World Cup Betting FAQs

Who will win World Cup 2022 odds?

Well, according to the odds at the moment, Brazil are the favourites to go on and lift the World Cup trophy on the 18th of December. We are currently offering odds of 5.00 for them to win, while the likes of France, Argentina, and England are priced at 6.95, 7.50, and 8.00.

Where can I bet on the World Cup?

You will be able to bet on the World Cup right here at Betiton. We offer a variety of markets and top odds, so no matter what you want to place a bet on, we are sure that you will be able to find it here.

Can I bet on the World Cup 2022?

Yes, since the World Cup is the biggest footballing event in the world, FIFA betting is something that you will be able to do at all of the top sports betting sites. Since Betiton falls into the category of a top sportsbook, you can definitely bet on this prestigious event right here.

What are the odds of England winning the World Cup?

England were second favourites to win the tournament at one point, but a poor Nations League, which saw them lose to Hungary twice and get relegated to League B, means that they have dropped down the pecking order a bit. However, if you would like to back them to win, then you can do so at odds of 8.00.

Will 2022 World Cup affect the Premier League?

Due to the Qatar World Cup, the 2022/23 season of the English Premier League got underway a week earlier than usual and the last round of fixtures before the World Cup will be played on the 12/13 of November. The Premier League fixtures will start on Boxing Day, which means that those players who go deep in the competition will not have long to recover before their club’s fixtures start again.

How will the 2022 World Cup affect Qatar?

It has been predicted that the economy in Qatar will grow by 3.4% in 2023 thanks to the 2022 World Cup, but then it will slow to 1.7% by 2024. In addition to this, Qatar predicted that hosting this prestigious event created over 1.5 million jobs in important sectors such as real estate, construction, and hospitality.

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