Much to the delight of Thailand’s football lovers there’ll be more football matches to look forward to as the new UEFA Europa Conference League is now underway. This denotes that there will be more betting opportunities for Thailand’s gambling fanatics, whom according to the country’s Centre for Gambling Studies (CGS) are estimated to be as many as 30 million Thai citizens.
Researchers from the Center for Social and Business Development of The Chulalongkorn University reported that as many as 2.4 million Thai football bettors had placed wagers amounting to 160.5 billion bahts (USD5.3 billion) on outcomes of various football matches. According to the Centre, millions of Thais including minors are looking to football betting as the fastest and easiest way to make money.
Football betting reached an all time high on the Euro 2020 tournaments as the games were widely followed via the NBT2HD channel. According to local reports, a certain Mr. Komol Juangroongruangkit paid 310 million bahts for the rights to have the Euro 2020 football matches broadcasted throughout the country.
About the UEFA Europa Conference League
The UEFA Europa Conference League (UECL) is actually a new minor competition, specifically, the third tier level of tournaments that qualify players for the Europa League and Champions League competitions.
According to UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin, the creation of the UECL is their response to the widespread clamor for more matches. The purpose of which is to increase all football clubs’ chances of participating regularly in major European football tournaments.
The greater significance of the new third-tier is to give football clubs of smaller nations, increased chances of qualifying for the major events, as they usually do not make it to the the group stage of Euro football competitions.
While the format will involve the participation of football clubs representing at least 34 nations, the inaugural 2021-2022 of the UECL will be seeing 26 football teams eliminated in the 2021–22 UEFA Europa League; plus another 20 football teams eliminated in the Europa Conference League.
The football viewing and betting excitement is expected to heighten, once the five clubs belonging to the top leagues enter the final qualifying round. Since the main purpose of the UECL is to increase the chances of football clubs from smaller countries only 5 of the top league teams will enter the final qualifying round.
Thai Gamblers Now Discriminating with Their Choice of Online Betting Site
Fortunately for Thai gamblers, there are online casinos that also accept wagers on football matches, whether domestic or international. In fact, most Thai gamblers discriminate when it comes to choosing an online gambling website. Chiefly because not all local bookmakers offer competitive prices for their betting markets.
An เว็บคาสิโนออนไลน์ known as UFABet is at present, a top choice because the site not only offers a broad range of casino gaming products but also a massive selection of football competitions and various types of sports tournaments.
At UFABet, a Thai citizen can apply for a football betting line for as low as 10 bahts and for as many as 12 pairs. Yet what makes UFABet the best betting website for most Thai football bettors is the 50% refund of commissions paid on a settled wager. Since most Thai gamblers will simply proceed by placing new bets, the bonus refund will reduce the related betting costs.