Lucky football fan wins £79.5k from a £2 bet on 13-leg accumulator


Lucky football fan wins £79.5k from a £2 bet on crazy 13-leg accumulator with matches ranging across the Championship, Champions League, and Europa League

  • One lucky fan got his hands on £79,568.57 after placing a £2 bet with William Hill
  • The supporter bet on the Championship, Champions League and Europa League
  • William Hill said they were ‘amazed’ by the customer’s winnings on Wednesday 











One lucky fan got his hands on £79,568.57 after betting on a huge accumulator comprising a series of matches from the Championship, Champions League and Europa League.

The William Hill customer placed a £2 bet and correctly picked the winner for 13 different clashes on Wednesday, resulting in a bumper pay-out.

The betting company said they were ‘amazed’ by the customer’s winnings and said that he had ‘hit the jackpot’ after a ‘few nervous moments along the way’.

One lucky fans got his hands on £79,568.57 after betting on the Championship, Champions League and Europa League on Wednesday (file photo of a betting slip used above)

One lucky fans got his hands on £79,568.57 after betting on the Championship, Champions League and Europa League on Wednesday (file photo of a betting slip used above) 

The football supporter placed his bet when the odds were 39,783/1 and returned £79,568.57.

He bet on Atletico Madrid’s 3-2 thriller and Paris Saint-Germain’s Champions League clash with RB Leipzig, both matches of which were decided in the late stages.

The William Hill customer also backed the likes of Real Madrid and Ajax to beat Shakhtar Donetsk and Borussia Dortmund respectively, each of which successfully came in.

The William Hill customer placed a £2 bet and picked the winner for 13 different matches

The William Hill customer placed a £2 bet and picked the winner for 13 different matches

He bet on Atletico Madrid 3-2 thriller and PSG's Champions League clash with RB Leipzig

He bet on Atletico Madrid 3-2 thriller and PSG’s Champions League clash with RB Leipzig

Speaking of the customer’s winnings, William Hill spokesperson Rupert Adams said: ‘One of our customers hit the jackpot on Wednesday night as he amazingly managed to correctly predict the result of 13 football matches.

‘Landing monster odds like this is rare, but clearly not impossible!

‘His £2 bet won him £79,568.57. There must have been a few nervous moments along the way, including the overturned penalty decision in the Atletico Madrid versus Liverpool game.’  

CUSTOMER’S BETTING SLIP

Leicester 5/6 (Spartak Moscow 3-4 Leicester)

Villarreal 5/4 (Young Boys 1-4 Villarreal)

Liverpool 13/10 (Atletico Madrid 3-2 Liverpool)

PSG 4/7 (PSG 3-2 RB Leipzig)

Real Madrid 13/20 (Shakhtar Donetsk 0 Real Madrid 5)

Porto 5/4 (Porto 1 AC Milan 0)

Sporting Lisbon 11/8 (Besiktas 1-4 Sporting Lisbon)

QPR 23/20 (QPR 1-0 Blackburn)

Bournemouth 13/8 (Stoke 0-1 Bournemouth)

Swansea 11/4 (Swansea 2-1 West Brom)

Preston 8/5 (Preston 2-1 Coventry)

Nottingham Forest 6/4 (Bristol City 1-2 Nottingham Forest)

Ajax 6/5 (Ajax 4-0 Borussia Dortmund)

 

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