The start of the Premier League season on August 8 launches the beginning of European soccer betting at the sportsbooks, with the Bundesliga, Serie A, and La Liga campaigns getting going later in the month, and the Champions League starting up in September.
Premier League Season Betting Preview
After going undefeated in 17 of their final 18 matches to claim their first Premier League title since 2010 last year, Chelsea enters the 2015-2016 season as a solid +145 favorite to repeat as league champions in Premier League futures betting at Bovada.
The Blues notched 12 victories and five draws in their final 18 games to break open a tight three-way race atop the table at midseason and finish the campaign a full seven points ahead of second-place Manchester City. Read Full Premier League Odds Article
Bundesliga Season Betting Preview
Bayern Munich once again dominated the Bundesliga last season, winning 25 games en route to a record 25th league title. More of the same is expected from Die Roten in the upcoming campaign, with the club perched as strong -1000 favorites to pick up their fourth straight title in Bundesliga futures betting at Bet365.
The Bavarians allowed just 18 total goals over 34 league games last season with four of those coming in a 4-1 loss to VFL Wolfsburg, who eventually finished second on the table, 10 points back of Bayern Munich. Read Full Bundesliga Odds Article
Serie A Season Betting Preview
After incurring just three losses all season en route to an 87-point finish and their fourth consecutive league title, Juventus has once again emerged as strong -163 favorites in soccer futures betting at Bet365 to top the table in the upcoming Serie A season.
The Old Lady went undefeated at home last season, and were also dominant during Champions League action, reaching the final where they fell 3-1 to Barcelona. Read Full Serie A Odds Article
La Liga Season Betting Preview
After outdistancing bitter rivals Real Madrid to finish at the top of the La Liga table for the fifth time in the last seven years, Barcelona wrapped up their dream season in 2014-2015 with their first Champions League victory in four years.
Sporting a powerhouse lineup led by superstars Luis Suarez, Neymar and four-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi, Barcelona are expected to carry that momentum into the upcoming La Liga season, and are pegged as heavy -138 favorites to repeat as league champions in La Liga betting at Bet365. Read Full La Liga Odds Article
Champions League Betting Preview
Barcelona proved to be a force a year ago, reclaiming the La Liga title before outscoring opponents by a 31-10 total en route to their first Champions League title since 2011. With a roster featuring the likes of Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez, expectations of another big season await the club, who lead the way as +300 favorites in Champions League betting at Bet365.
Barcelona has plenty of company atop the Champions League odds, with three-time defending Bundesliga champion Bayern Munich closely trailing at +500. The Bavarians were also a force early on in last season's Champions League, but will be looking for vengeance after being knocked off by Barca in the semifinal. Read Full Champions League Odds Article