A Record Number of Bets on the World Cup is Forecasted.
Desperate Housewives all over the world have been marking the dates on their calendars, while sports enthusiasts from every corner of the globe all prepare for the soccer World Cup 2006. Come the 9th June 2006, almost all the women will lose their men to the soccer World Cup for an entire month.
Betting online has become more and more popular in the past years and now it is better than ever, as this year there will be more sportsbooks than ever before and all will offer a variety of odds and props on the FIFA World Cup 2006.
Simon Noble of PinnacleSports.com said “The World Cup is not only the world's most popular sporting event, but is also unquestionably the most bet sporting event globally, easily surpassing the totals of the Super Bowl and March Madness combined.”
Luke King of Legendz Sports said “Having our main operation located in both Costa Rica and Panama for the last nine years, Legendz Sports realizes the value, both patriotic and economic, that soccer has on the Latin American countries. No sport, and specifically the World Cup, comes close to impacting people on a global level as this event does.”
On the 9th of June most of Latin America, especially Costa Rica will literally be shut down due to the opening game will oppose an all-time favorite, Germany, against Costa Rica. The tiny Central American Country is expected to have a tough life from get go, at least according to bookmakers odds.
Scott Martin of BetCRIS said “Having our offices located in Costa Rica since 1991, it's incredible to feel the magnitude of energy the World Cup creates in Latin America. However, we've seen exponential growth in the number of North American bettors interested in the World Cup.”
Bets are already flowing and the odds on the World Cup are fluctuating providing punters with indications of the public’s favorites, so time to pick yours.