FA betting partner William Hill plc have announced their very special 'back your pride and joy' campaign and have committed to give away £1 million in stakes. The initiative was launched to help support future English footballing talent.Pride and Joy
William Hill will be giving away 200,000 5 bet certificates to the parents of kids with unique sporting talents. With odds of 1000-1, each ticket is potentially worth 5000. A parents 'pride and joy' that is currently playing for England's Men or Woman's senior team will qualify for the promotion that is sure to be hugely popular.
In order to receive the 5 free, punters will need to go to William Hill Sportsbook, place a 10 bet on any match they desire and then choose where to place their free 5 token. Tickets will most likely run out fast so parents of English football talent are advised to register early.
A William Hill spokesperson has expressed great interest in supporting 'Future English talent' and hope that the 'Back your pride and joy' will inspire others to encourage England's future stars.Euro 2012
We will not be surprised to see some very happy faces with 5000 extra pounds in their pocket come the Euro 2012 kickoff on June 8th. William Hill have really pulled all their betting prowess to offer a huge selection of betting opportunities for, what we all hope, will be some great football. Those of you that like 'Outrights' will not be disappointed. With everything from 'Top goal scorer' to' How many games will go into extra time?' There is literally a bet for everyone. The the big question is; Will Euro 2012 finally see the English team turn around 46 years of hurt?
For those die hard England fans some great bets to look out for are the odds that William Hill are giving for England to qualify in group D. For those interested in England's chances of reaching the final these are some interesting odds for 'Name the finalist'. England/Spain 20/1, 100/1 England Portugal or 400/1 for England Greece. William Hill are giving a 15/8 chance of England reaching the semi finals. Could be an interesting bet! Here it is though; 10/1 that England will take Euro 2012.
Knowing William Hill there are sure to be some juicy odds for individual matches. England/Germany maybe? There is such a large array of odds for Euro 2012 that you will be hard pressed to find more of a variety anywhere else. So fingers crossed, maybe you'll have that big payout.