It’s Chelsea vs Man Utd on Monday evening and Betway are offering up their First Goal Wins promotion! All we need to do is place a £20.00 bet on either team to win the match and if our selected team scores first, Betway will pay us out as a winner, in cash, regardless of our selection winning or losing the match. This gives us a potential profit of £81.97, here’s how it’s done:

Terms of the offer

  • Minimum stake £5.00, maximum stake £20.00.
  • If our selected team scores first but fail to win, Betway will settle the bet as a winner within 24 hours of match ending.
  • Qualifying bet must be placed on either Chelsea or Man Utd on the Win/Draw/Win market.
  • Qualifying bets to be placed before kick off (20:00) on Monday 17th February 2020.

Qualifying Bet and Strategy

We will treat this offer as a simple Bet X Get X offer. All we need to do is back and lay a qualifying bet on either Chelsea or Man Utd on the Win/Draw/Win market. For this offer we have opted to place our qualifying bet on Chelsea at odds of 4.20.

Back Bet




Lay Bet


Adjust Lay

Required Lay £
Bookmaker Exchange Cashback Total
If Back Wins
If Lay Wins

As we can see by the calculator, a £20.00 back bet on Chelsea at odds of 4.20 and a lay bet at odds of 4.60 results in a £2.03 loss whether Chelsea win or lose the match.

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Outcome Betway Exchange Profit/Loss
Chelsea score first and win +£64.00 -£66.02 -£2.02
Chelsea don’t score first and win  +£64.00 -£66.02  -£2.02
Chelsea don’t score first and lose  -£20.00 +£17.97  -£2.03
Chelsea score first and win  +£64.00 +£17.97 +£81.97

What’s Next?

If Chelsea score first but the match ends in a draw or a loss, Betway will pay us out as a winner, in cash within 24 hours of the match ending. Our initial £20.00 qualifying stake will be refunded along with a £64.00 profit at Betway. Our lay bet will also win for a tidy sum of £17.97 giving us a total profit of £81.97!

If our chosen team goes one goal up, our winnings will usually be credited within 10 minutes of the first goal being scored. However, Betway may take up to 24 ours to credit the winnings.