The Bundesliga is the highest division of German Football and considered by many to be one of the top leagues in not only Europe but the world. The Bundesliga has 18 teams battling it out over 38 match days with the winner being crowned league champion. The action is often as exciting as the popular English Premier League, and most punters will be familiar with some of the more exciting and historically successful sides like Bayern Munich and Dortmund.
The Bundesliga has always been popular with sports bettors as the league is well run, fair and there are not too many shock results to due how competitive the Bundesliga is. In this post we are going to be having a look at where South Africans can legally bet on the Bundesliga, as well as what markets and odds are on offer.
Bundesliga betting odds
When betting soccer online, you’ll find hundreds of different betting options and markets. You’re able to be on popular markets like home, visitor, or a draw, as well as goals, goal scorers, corners and many, many others. Generally you won’t find too much variation in the odds and markets on offer at different South African bookmakers, but there are a few who constantly offer the good markets and competitive odds that soccer punters crave, and we’ll be running through those below.
Bet on the Bundesliga
There are over 30 different legal and licensed sports betting sites in South Africa, most of them offering betting on not only German soccer but also a wide variety of other sports and casino games. The bookmakers we’ve listed below come highly recommended and should provide you with the best betting experience.
If you’re new to betting or haven’t bet on soccer before then you’ll want to read our ultimate betting guide which will help you in getting started. To start betting on the Bundesliga you’ll need to do the following, which is the same process at any bookie:
- Open a sports betting account
- Fund your Betting Account
- Select and place your Bundeliga bets
- Withdraw winnings to your banks account or via a voucher
Betway South Africa have a wide variety of soccer betting markets available pre-match and in play, as well as competitive odds. They’re one of the best all round betting sites and we recommend them for both new and experienced punters. They have a free R25 bonus for new customers, offer cash out, bet boosts and you can find out more about their other promotions and offers in our Betway Review. They’re certainly one of the best sites to have a Bundesliga bet with!
Hollywoodbets are one of the oldest and best established bookmakers in South Africa. They offer a good soccer betting experience on mobile with some of the best odds in South Africa. The only drawback is the lack of in play markets but other than that they get two thumbs up for Bundesliga betting! Like Betway they have a free R25 for new customers.
World Sports Betting are known as the People’s Bookie, due to all the promotions and offers they have for punters. WSB have a wide variety of soccer promotions, more than any other bookmaker, and many of them are geared towards the Bundesliga. They have a good betting platform (See our review for more) and competitive odds, you are also able to live stream the Bundesliga for free on WSB, something that you can’t do else where. They offer new customers a free R50 on registration, and a 100% deposit match up to R10,000.
When will the Bundesliga start?
The Bundesliga looks set to start mid May after being suspended due to the Corona virus pandemic, which has been widely reported on but yet to be confirmed. Hopefully we will have decent football on our TV’s again soon, as it has been a real struggle for sports fans and punters alike. Even if the matches are played behind closed doors it will still bring joy to millions of fans around the world. Bundesliga, Prost!