Football Power Price – Paddy Power

There’s a big Saturday of Championship Play-Off action to look forward to and you don’t want to miss this Paddy Power price boost! They’ve enhanced Brentford and Swansea both to win from 4/1 to a rather nice 6/1. Translated into matched betting terms, this gives us a risk-free potential profit of £13.87 and here’s how…

Power Price Boost

The maximum stake for this power price boost is £20.00.

For a walkthrough of how to lay multiples, please see my laying multiples guide.

It’s worth bearing in mind that we also have the option of laying sequentially as the two matches kick-off at different times and don’t overlap. Depending on the odds, that may be the more profitable option if you’re happy to keep an eye on things.

We can calculate our underlay stake using my Matched Betting Calculator. We just need to open up the ‘ADVANCED’ section and click the ‘Underlay’ tab…

Select bet type

Back Bet (Bookie)

Advanced
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Lay Bet (Betting Exchange)

%
Min £
Max £
Lay stake required: £
Bookie
Exchange
Cashback
Total
If back (bookie) bet wins
£
£
£
= £
If lay (exchange) bet wins
£
£
£
= £
Total profit: £

As you can see, the calculator tells us that our lay stake should be £20.41…

Place £20.00 on Brentford & Swansea both to win (90 mins only) @ 7.00 = Potential profit of £120.00

Lay £20.41 on Brentford & Swansea both to win @ 6.20 = Potential liability of £106.13

Outcomes

Let’s have a look at our profit/loss for the two potential outcomes…

OutcomePaddy PowerExchangeProfit/Loss
Double wins+ £120.00– £106.13£13.87 profit
Double loses– £20.00+ £20.00£0.00

So, if our double loses, we’ll break even and there’s no harm done. However, if our double wins, we’ll make a nice risk-free profit of £13.87 on this Paddy Power price boost!

Note: If you would prefer to lock in a smaller profit, you can simply use the ‘Standard‘ tab on the calculator for a guaranteed profit of £2.19.

* Brentford won 3-1 and Swansea drew 1-1, resulting in break even on this Paddy Power price boost. *

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