Do's and don'ts of a successful soccer punter

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Bet only what you can afford. Define a bankroll atrepparttar beginning ofrepparttar 144418 year or season and stick to it.

Define a staking system and stick to it.

Do not bet on teams or leagues that you don't know anything about. Try to specialise on chosen leagues.

Do not assume that there are any 'sure things'. Any result is possible.

Your Selection Criteria must include recent form, a minimum ofrepparttar 144419 last 5 matches.

In general, stick to betting on League Matches, as recent team form is only consistent withinrepparttar 144420 boundaries of that league.

Do not bet atrepparttar 144421 beginning ofrepparttar 144422 season; wait until each team has played at least 6 matches so that your recent form analysis is valid.

Do not bet on local derbies or evenly balanced teams. The exception being thatrepparttar 144423 odds are favourable to covering your bet (i.e. cover bet with a draw).

After analysing your bets, stick by your decision. Avoid outside influences. Do not work with more than 3 Selection Criteria Strategies. Define your Selection Criteria Strategies; fine-tune them as you go.

Bookies dirty tricks exposed

Written by winder liao

One big advantages a bookies has over a players is they knowrepparttar average players have limited knowledge in odds,probability and gambling.I call themrepparttar 144417 experts inrepparttar 144418 soccerbetting industry.Their betting experience is much better thanrepparttar 144419 average punters inrepparttar 144420 market.They knew howrepparttar 144421 general market conceivesrepparttar 144422 money lines and how to tweakrepparttar 144423 line to their advantages.Their initial capital is also much higher thanrepparttar 144424 average punters.

They do however has cons that is they are exposed torepparttar 144425 pros who shares their profit and another cons is they have to set aside about 20%-30% of their profits to bad debts.These bad debts are incurred by punters who bets big and lose thus unable to pay up their wager.

So does a bookies makes much money byrepparttar 144426 vigourish /or water money alone.The answer is no unless their daily transcations are of large volumes.So where didrepparttar 144427 rest ofrepparttar 144428 income comes from? They bet againstrepparttar 144429 punters.They knew their customers well understanding their betting behaviour and analyse their punters.For instance which are their favourite team?Is he a dog players or a favourite players?

Why is it neccessary to do all this analysis?This is to helpsrepparttar 144430 bookies to shaderepparttar 144431 moneyline accordingly inorder to maximise their total profit.For example

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