Ask almost anybody in South Africa what their favourite sport is and you will more than likely hear the answer of soccer. The game of soccer is watched and followed by more citizens of South Africa than any other sport in this sports crazy country. Another unavoidable trend in South Africa is sports betting, when you combine the love of the beautiful game with the chance to make a bit of money on the side while having fun then you have a winning combination.
Soccer betting South Africa is indeed very much alive and well and healthy. There are a number of different competitions that happen throughout the year both locally as well as on the greater continent as well. There are also a number of local soccer teams that dominate every league and every fixture and garner the fanatical support of millions of followers.
The Soccer Betting Scene In South Africa
The South African soccer crazy sports betting fans have a number of great choices both locally as well as on an international front in terms of who to follow and what teams to bet on and which leagues to support and explore.
From a local point of view the local soccer league scene offers a number of excellent and exciting tournaments which local soccer enthusiasts can avidly follow as well as place bets on, something which is constantly growing in popularity. Basically the South African domestic soccer season is divided into a number of tournaments; these tournaments consist mainly of the South African Cup, Charity Cup, MTN 8 Cup and South African League Cup. The two main leagues in South Africa are the Premier League and the First League.
On the international side of things South Africans are keen followers of a number of different international leagues and tournaments. The most followed of all league tournaments is the UEFA cup tournament as well as the English premier league. These tournaments are not only popular in terms of fanatical teams support but also from a sports betting perspective as large sums of money are placed on the outcome of critical games.