UEFA Nations League Betting Tips

Football

The UEFA Nations League is a brand new competition which will see international football teams compete against each other rather than play so many meaningless friendly matches.

There is also the opportunity for international teams to qualify for European Championships by doing well in the UEFA Nations League and the tournament will involve every since UEFA football nation.

The international teams will be split according to world ranking, with League A featuring the top twelve teams and they will be split into four groups, with the winner of each group going into a knockout tournament and the bottom-placed teams being relegated to League B.

There will be promotion and relegation where League B and League C are concerned, while those teams in League D will have the opportunity to enjoy promotion to League C.

Can you place bets on the UEFA Nations League?

Yes, every bookmaker will be providing a betting service when it comes to the UEFA Nations League. The first Nations League won’t start until September 2018 after the 2018 World Cup has finished, although there will be an opportunity to bet on the overall winner that comes from League A, while you can also bet on the winner of each group.

Where League A is concerned, each group will have three teams who play each other home and away. Therefore, there will be six games played in each group and there will be the chance to bet on each match. The usual match betting markets will be on offer such as 1X2, Correct Score, First Goalscorer and Both Teams to Score.

There will also be betting on which teams will be relegated in the UEFA Nations League along with which countries will enjoy promotion to the League above them.

Which teams will be put in the UEFA Nations League?

League A is made up of these twelve teams:

Germany
Portugal
Belgium
Spain
France
England
Switzerland
Italy
Poland
Iceland
Croatia
Netherlands

These twelve teams will be drawn into four groups of three teams. There will be the chance to bet on League A winner along with the winners of Groups 1, 2, 3 and 4.

League B will be made up of these twelve teams:

Austria
Wales
Russia
Slovakia
Sweden
Ukraine
Northern Ireland
Republic of Ireland
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Denmark
Czech Republic
Turkey

These are the teams ranked between 13th and 24th in the UEFA coefficient rankings. There will be the opportunity for four of these teams to enjoy promotion to the top League in the Nations League along with the opportunity to qualify for the 2020 European Championship.

League C will be made up of these fifteen teams:

Hungary
Romania
Scotland
Slovenia
Greece
Serbia
Albania
Norway
Montenegro
Israel
Bulgaria
Finland
Cyprus
Estonia
Lithuania

There are fifteen teams in League C which means three of the groups will be made up of four teams rather than three. There will then be sixteen teams in League D which will be four groups of four teams.

How to get the best UEFA Nations League odds

The bookmakers will have different opinions when it comes to the UEFA Nations League and you might find a range of prices for the various matches.

This means it helps to have access to several bookmaker websites which means you can always try to secure the best possible prices. Some operators will also offer In-Play betting markets for UEFA Nations League matches and this gives you a chance to bet on the live odds.