One of the world’s most followed sports, soccer, features across a number of tournaments this year around the globe, presenting an infinite number of soccer betting opportunities. Here are some of the biggest soccer tournaments taking place in 2017.
1. UEFA Champions League
Put the roses and candles aside this Valentine’s Day as the 2017 UEFA Champions’ League fixtures will kick off 2017 with the knockout rounds. Benefica is taking on Dortmund while Paris goes head-to-head with Barcelona in the first leg, round of 16. This club competition takes place every year showcasing arguably the best soccer internationally. Champions from every European league compete in a four-team group phase with the top two qualifying for the knock out round and eventually, the final, which takes place in Cardiff, Wales on Saturday, 3 June.
Read our UEFA Previews for more.
Place your UEFA Bets today
2. FA Cup
The fifth round of the world’s oldest domestic soccer competition, the FA Cup, continues this month on Saturday, 18 February with the final on 27 May. This knockout competition is open to every football club, both amateur and professional, in England. Expect some ‘giantkillers’ coming to the fore.
Place your FA Cup bets today.
3. Premier League
The English Premier League continues on Monday, 13 February with Bournemouth taking on Manchester City. This is the country’s 20 best (and richest) football clubs competing with each team playing a whopping 38 games per tournament.
Read all about EPL Betting.
Place your EPL Bets today.
The German domestic league continues every weekend in February with this fantastic season culminating at Berlin’s Olympiastadion on 27 May. Watch out for Bayern Munich who always put on a great performance.
Place your Bundesliga bets today.
5. La Liga
The Spanish league has almost non-stop action throughout the month of February with the final round kicking off on 21 May. Keep an eye out for the big three; Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid where two of the world’s best players, Lionel Messi (Barcelona) and Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) show exactly why they’re paid the big money.
Place your La Liga bets today
6. Serie A
The Italian football action continues this month all the way until the final round on 28 May. Juventus, AC Milan and Inter will certainly be top contenders.
Place your Serie A bets today.
7. FIFA Confederations Cup
Taking place every four years with the next edition running from 17 June to 2 July in Russia, the Confederations Cup sees winners of the confederation tournaments, event hosts and World Cup winners all qualifying for one tournament. Brazil and France are the only countries to have won this event twice.
Place your Confed Cup bets today.
8. FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup
Sun, surf and sand seem an unusual combination for soccer but it’s all happening on the white sands of Nassau, Bahamas as the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017 takes place from 27 April to 7 May. Sixteen teams will compete in the new state-of-the-art facility against the backdrop of the blue ocean.
Place your Beach Soccer World Cup bets today.
9. FIFA U20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017
If you want to get a taste of the upcoming soccer talent, then don’t miss the FIFA U20 World Cup taking place in Korea Republic from 20 May to 11 June.
Place your U20 World Cup bets today.
10. UEFA European Women’s Championship Netherlands 2017
Gaining some serious ground in the world of fast-paced sporting action, the UEFA Women’s Championship will run from 16 July to 6 August.
Place your Womens Championship bets today.
11. FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017
Hosted by the United Arab Emirates from 6 to 16 December, the FIFA Club World Cup will see winners of the UEFA Champions League as well as the equivalent club championships on all continents come together to compete in this contest.
Place your Club World Cup bets today.
12. CONCACAF Gold Cup 2017
This biennial tournament involves international teams from North and Central American countries, as well as the Caribbean, competing from 7 to 26 July in the United States of America.
Place your CONCACAF Cup bets today.
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