It’s almost Memorial Day, which can only mean one annual tradition in the world of motorsports — it’s Indy 500 time. The Indianapolis race goes down on Sunday, May 29 and we have a complete betting guide for the 2022 Indy 500 right here. You’ll want to read this through for up-to-date odds and, of […]
Play Now50% up to $500
Play Now50% bonus up to $1000
Play Now50% up to $1000
Play Now100% up to $300
Play Now100% up to $500
Play Now$500 Sign Up Bonus
Play Now100% FREE PLAY or 20% CASH
Hungary vs Belgium Euro 2016 Preview
Belgium is riding high after two straight wins to close out the group stage, but they’ll now face a tough Hungary team in the round of 16 on Sunday. The Belgians are confident, but are not taking Hungary lightly.
Euro 2016 Prediction & Game Odds Comparisons
By Angelo Montilla
Belgium (-154) Vs Hungary (+615)
Belgium is starting to show the soccer world why they were considered a favorite to win Euro 2016. But while the Belgians are riding high from a pair of victories to qualify for the knockout stages, they’ll first have to get past a strong Hungary team in a round of 16 clash on Sunday.
Belgium booked its ticket to the round of 16 after finishing second in Group E behind Italy with six points. Hungary on the other hand also turned a few heads by winning Group F ahead of favorites Portugal, who they tied during group play.
Belgium is a heavy favorite to win this match, but Hungary won’t roll over without a fight.
“Don’t make it sound like Hungary will be easy,” Belgium manager Marc Wilmots told espn.com. “Have you seen Portugal vs. Hungary? 3-3. There are no small nations anymore.”
The two countries have met 13 previous times on the international stage with Belgium winning eight of those matches to Hungary’s three. Belgium has also outscored Hungary 28-19 in those meetings.
Bovada has a line of +225 that Belgium will escape with a one-goal victory and +115 that they will record a shutout. The Belgians are also -245 favorites to take the victory in regulation and are +575 to advance with an extra time victory.
Hungary, however, has proven it can score goals as it had a tournament-leading six during the group stage.
Romelu Lukaku is a +130 favorite to score at any point of the match for Belgium and +325 net the game’s opening goal. Another line that offers good value from Bovada is Eden Hazard to score and Belgium pulling out the victory at +260.
The Hungarians will be led by striker Adam Szalai who is pegged by Bovada at +380 to score at any point of the match.
Expect a tight game — and most likely a scoreless first half — with Hungary narrowly getting past Belgium to advance to the final eight.
Pick: Hungary (+615)
Category : NewsMore articles...
Back Eintracht Frankfurt for Europa League glory in Wednesday’s final against Rangers. Who do Bettors Favor? Looking at the best sportsbook sites, we can see that the German team are the strong favorite going into this final. Eintracht Frankfurt are priced at around +130 with most sportsbooks, while their Scottish rivals Rangers can be backed […]
The second golf major of the year is days away — the PGA Championship, which runs from May 19 to May 22. Here’s a complete betting guide to the 2022 PGA Championship, which includes our picks to win, current odds, and an overarching preview of what lays ahead. We have to start with the betting […]
You can bet on the tie when Liverpool meet Chelsea at Wembley for the second time this year. Who do Bettors Favor? Looking at the best sportsbook sites, we can see that Liverpool will start as favorites at Wembley as they can be backed at Evens. Chelsea, their rivals for the League Cup trophy back […]