A-League Betting Tips

A-League Soccer Betting

The A-league is the premier Australian football (soccer) competition. It was founded in 2004 and began its first season in 2005. Eleven teams, ten from Australia and one from New Zealand, compete against one another in the regular season. The top six teams go into the A-league finals series and compete through two or three rounds depending on their regular season position to become the winner of the finals series at the grand final.

Common A-League Betting Types

Johnny Warren Medal

Awarded to the best player in the A-League season. It was first awarded in the National Soccer League in 1990, and upon the NSL’s demise in November 2004, was carried forward into the A-League. It is named after former Australia national football (soccer) team captain and tireless promoter of football (soccer) in Australia, Johnny Warren.

Joe Marston Medal

The prestigeous Joe Marston medal is awarded to the man of the match in the A-League Grand Final each year.

Head to Head Match Betting

Choose which team will win or if it will be a draw.

One of the greatest things about betting on A-League football is the enormous amount of betting options available. Here is a selection of popular bet types.

  • Pick the exact score at the end of half or full time.
  • The amount of goals that will be scored during a match.
  • Draw no bet, means you will be refunded if a draw occurs.
  • Who will score the first, second or even the winning goal.
  • Whether an odd or even amount of goals be scored.
  • Which half will have the most goals scored.
  • The A-League season’s top goalscorer.
  • Half Time/Full Time doubles.

A-league football is a sport where literally anything can happen. One goal in the last minute can make or break an entire season. Some of the best sides in the A-league have been undone by such goals, this is one of the reasons it is so exciting to watch.

Interesting Facts

In the 2009 grand final, Adelaide United had a player sent off and still kept fighting until Melbourne Victory got a single goal that won the match. After the goal, Melbourne had a player sent off as well.

Melbourne Victory hold the record for the longest undefeated streak with ten games undefeated in 2006.

In the 08/09 season Shane Smeltz was the top goalscorer for the A-League season, he was also awarded the Johnny Warren Medal for the being the best player in those two years.

Latest A-League Betting Posts

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  • Round 5 A-League Betting Odds Thursday, 2 September 2010
    Round 5 of the 2010/2011 Hyundai A-League season betting odds comparison table The post Round 5 A-League Betting Odds appeared first on Oze Punting.
  • Round 4 A-League Betting Odds Thursday, 26 August 2010
    Round 4 of the 2010/2011 A-League football season is here, and what a round of great value betting odds it is! The post Round 4 A-League Betting Odds appeared first on Oze Punting.
  • Round 3 A-League Betting Odds Thursday, 19 August 2010
    An odds comparison table for round 3 of the 2010/2011 Hyundai A-League season and a free tip from yours truly. The post Round 3 A-League Betting Odds appeared first on Oze Punting.
  • Round 2 A-League Betting Odds Wednesday, 11 August 2010
    A quick odds comparison table for Round 2 of the 2010/2011 A-League soccer season. The post Round 2 A-League Betting Odds appeared first on Oze Punting.
  • Round 1 A-League Soccer Betting Odds Thursday, 5 August 2010
    Guide to betting on the first round of the 2010/2011 A-League soccer season with an odds comparison table displaying the best win odds for each team. The post Round 1 A-League Soccer Betting Odds appe. […]
  • 2010/2011 A-League Soccer Premiership Betting Odds Wednesday, 4 August 2010
    The best odds for the 2010/2011 Hyundai A-League Premiership Plate including an odds comparison table helping you to place your bets online. The post 2010/2011 A-League Soccer Premiership Betting Odds. […]

Latest A-League News & Headlines

  • The Boot Room: Round Two Monday, 16 October 2017
    Ned Hall, Chris Glassock and Frank Ienco pick apart the main talking points of Round 2 of the A-League. They’re also joined by Newcastle Jets fan and member of the JetStream podcast Dr Emma Beckett. […]
  • Reds defender creates his own luck through hard work Monday, 16 October 2017
    After a series of unfortunate events, including breaks to both his wrists and knee surgery, Reds defender Jordan Elsey learns not to be superstitious.
  • Hinds: Boos for Cahill in Melbourne Derby a sign the local game is going strong Sunday, 15 October 2017
    With 10 minutes to play in the A-League’s highly entertaining Melbourne Derby on Saturday night, there was a pleasantly reassuring sound for a game beset by strife.
  • Sky Blues take down Phoenix, Glory snatch draw with Jets Sunday, 15 October 2017
    Sydney FC sends the Phoenix back to Wellington empty handed following a 3-2 win, while the Jets and the Glory are left frustrated via a 2-2 draw.
  • City defeats Victory to claim Melbourne Derby, Wanderers draw with Mariners Saturday, 14 October 2017
    Melbourne City earns bragging rights against crosstown rival Victory with a 2-1 triumph, while the Wanderers and Mariners share the points following a 2-2 draw. Look back at the stats and the moments. […]
  • Adelaide United stun Roar with two late goals Friday, 13 October 2017
    Adelaide United ruins Brisbane Roar’s first home game of the season with two goals at the death to seal a 2-1 come-from-behind A-League victory.
  • A-League team bid for Tasmania ‘a very live possibility’ Thursday, 12 October 2017
    Tasmanian federal independent MP Andrew Wilkie insists talks for a state team will begin again soon and there is money around for one, despite the game being in turmoil around the country.
  • The Boot Room: October 10 Tuesday, 10 October 2017
    Ned Hall and Chris Glassock analyse an exciting opening round of the new season. The F3 derby saw Newcastle striker Roy O’Donovan bag a first-half A-League hat-trick to help the Jets thrash his former. […]
  • Simon Says: Ploy that has Sydney seven points ahead Wednesday, 11 January 2017
    GRAHAM Arnold’s Sydney FC head into the Sydney Derby seven points clear at the top of the A-League and they’ve quashed assumptions by doing so.
  • Wanderers on cusp of poaching Roo from rival Wednesday, 11 January 2017
    WESTERN Sydney Wanderers could be set for a piece of good news with a transfer target declaring he’s walking out of his A-League club at the end of the season.
  • Roar paying the price for success Wednesday, 11 January 2017
    PLAYERS’ union boss John Didulica believes the Roar are being punished for their success following FFA’s refusal to reschedule their clash against Melbourne City.
  • Derby winless record is no worry Wednesday, 11 January 2017
    WANDERERS captain Dimas has laughed off his side’s three-year winless streak against Sydney FC, insistent that the only game which matters is the one this Saturday night at Allianz Stadium.

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