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Football Betting for Beginners: The Soccer Substitute Guarantee from bet365

Bet365 will return your stake as bet credits if your player is subbed before half-time on selected football markets
Bet365 will return your stake as bet credits if your player is subbed before half-time on selected football markets

There’s plenty of offers from the bookmakers that when used over the long term can help punters become more profitable. One you may not be too familiar with is the Soccer Substitute offer from bet365 and we’re on hand to run you through the details. 

There’s nothing worse than seeing a player who you’ve had a bet on be substituted before half-time. Whether that be because of injury, a tactical decision, or even just because they are having an absolute stinker, we’ve all seen it happen.

Well bet365 have come up with a solution in the form of the Soccer Substitute Guarantee, where if your player is substituted before half-time, they will return your stake as a free bet (bet credits).

How it Works 

First up, place a pre-match single on selected markets for football matches from bet365.

Then, if the player you have backed is subbed before half-time, they will return your stake as bet credits as long as that outcome hasn’t already been determined.

There’s plenty of punters who like to use the ‘bet builder’ feature from bet365 and don’t worry, this still applies to players included in those. Should the relevant player be substituted who is included in your bet builder, you will still have your stake returned as bet credit and the bet builder will be void. 

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Which markets does this apply to?

The Soccer Substitute Guarantee is applicable to the following markets:

  • First Goalscorer
  • Last Goalscorer
  • Anytime Goalscorer / To Score at Any Time
  • Next Goalscorer (first goal only)
  • To Score Two or More Goals / To Score 2 or More
  • To Score Three or More Goals / To Score a Hat Trick
  • Scorecast
  • Anytime Scorecast
  • Wincast
  • Timecast
  • 1st Half Scorecast
  • 1st Player to be booked
  • Player to be booked
  • Player to be Sent Off
  • Man Of The Match
  • Team First Goalscorer
  • Team Last Goalscorer

Other things to note

The Soccer Substitute guarantee offer only applies to pre-match bets, not bets that are placed in-play.

This offer is only for eligible customers. Click the promotions page on bet365 to view your eligible offers.

If a partial-cash out is made using the ‘edit bet’ feature, the substitute guarantee will not apply.

If your bet has already landed before your player is substituted before half-time, then the soccer substitute guarantee will not apply.

You can read more about bet365’s offers that they have available in our betting guides section on-site, including why you should be placing your accumulators with them here.

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