Capital One Cup is the UK Football Leagues showpiece and begins every August with football betting fans around the world keeping close tabs on the teams.
The Capital One Cup features all 92 clubs from The Football League and Premier League in a straight knock-out format across seven rounds. Premier League clubs enter the competition in Round Two with clubs that have qualified for the Champions League or Europa League joining in Round Three. The competition culminates in a final at Wembley Stadium, with the winner qualifying for the following season’s Europa League.
The competition is also famous for launching many a star in the football world including Cesc Fabregas who made his professional football debut in the competition against Rotherham United to become Arsenal’s youngest ever player and England stars John Terry, Jermaine Defoe and David Beckham who all made their first professional appearances in the Footballs League Cup.
Last year’s competition was a football betting sensation as Chelsea won in a nail-biting football final against Tottenham Hotspurs. This year will see an almighty clash take place as Liverpool plays Manchester City at Webley Stadium on the 28th February. Manchester City beat Everton 3-1 and won 4-3 on aggregate in the semi-finals and Stoke City scored a goal against Liverpool who went on to win 6-5 on penalties.
Liverpool’s football betting odds to win the Capital One Cup are currently 21/10
Manchester City’s football betting odds to win the Capital One Cup are currently 13/10
Football Betting odds of a draw are currently 5/2
There are a variety of other football tournaments to bet on throughout the year, including the UEFA Champions League, the English Premiership as well as the Absa Premiership in South Africa. For more information on these have a read through our article, Soccer Betting Tournaments.
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