Euro 2012: Millions Bet on England vs FrancePublished June 11, 2012 by OCR Editor
William Hill expects England-France clash to be biggest for betting this year.
William Hill expects tonight's Euro 2012 Group D fixture between England and France to be its highest turnover football match of the year, outstripping the UEFA Champions League final, FA Cup Final and Manchester derby. Hill expects punters from around the world to put £15 million on the match.Euro 2012 Betting
France is 6/4 favorite to win this match, while England are now 5/2 and the draw is paying 19/10. In the other Group D fixture, co-hosts Ukraine are 8/5, Sweden is 2/1, and the draw is 2/1. France is 6/4 favorite to win Group D, ahead of England, 7/4, Ukraine, 4/1, and underdog Sweden 11/2.
In the specials, William Hill is offering 5/1 than any of the English Premier League-based French players (Nasri, Ben Arfa, Cabaye, Malouda, Evra, Clichy or Koscielny) outscore during the tournament all those England players who feature on Monday. Wayne Rooney, Steven Gerrard and Danny Welbeck are 6/1 to lead England's goalscoring at Euro 2012.
Germany has emerged as the 5/2 Euro 2012 title favourite after brushing aside Portugal in the Group of Death, while Spain has slipped to 3/1 second favourite following their draw with Italy yesterday, and the Netherlands has slipped to fifth-placed 12/1 (behind France and Italy, and equal with England and Russia) after losing to Denmark.William Hill Match Winner
William Hill Online is making Euro 2012 sports betting more fun for punters, by offering enhanced odds through the special Match Winner promo. For example, England's odds of 5/2 have been enhanced to beat all the competition, while Sweden's odds of beating Ukraine have been blown out to 3/1 if Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores at any time.