Real Madrid v Chelsea Offer – LiveScore Bet

It’s Real Madrid v Chelsea in the Champions League Semi-Finals on Tuesday night and LiveScore Bet are getting in on the action! Simply place a £10.00+ bet on Real Madrid v Chelsea and LiveScore Bet will give us a £5.00 free bet to use on PSG v Man City. Translated into matched betting terms, this gives us a guaranteed profit of £3.55 and here’s how…

Key terms

  • Applies to single bets placed on Real Madrid v Chelsea, kicking off at 20:00 on Tuesday 27th April 2021.
  • Applies to bets that are placed and settled on Tuesday 27th April 2021.
  • Minimum stake of £10.00.
  • Minimum odds of 1.80 (4/5).
  • £5.00 free bet must be used on PSG v Man City.

Qualifying bet

If you’d like more information about qualifying bets and how they work, please see my qualifying bets guide.

It’s entirely up to you what you place your qualifying bet on.

At the time of writing, Real Madrid are available in the 1X2 market at back odds of 2.30 (13/10). The lay odds are currently 2.38.

Either exchange works for this offer

Betfair and Smarkets are both great options for this offer. If you’ve not used one of them, now is a great time to give them a try.

  • Money back as cash up to £20
  • 0% commission for 60 days

We can calculate our lay stakes using my Matched Betting Calculator

Back Bet (Bookie)


Lay Bet (Betting Exchange)


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

Optimal Underlay

Lay stake required: £
Exchange liability: £

If back (bookie) bet wins: £
If lay (exchange) bet wins: £

Optimal Overlay

Lay stake required: £
Exchange liability: £

If back (bookie) bet wins: £
If lay (exchange) bet wins: £

As you can see, the calculator tells us that our lay stake should be £9.75…

LiveScore Bet logo

Place £10.00 on Real Madrid @ 2.30 = Potential profit of £13.00

Betfair logo

Lay £9.75 on Real Madrid @ 2.38 = Potential liability of £13.45


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

OutcomeLiveScore BetBetfairProfit/Loss
Real Madrid win+ £13.00– £13.45£0.45 loss
Real Madrid lose or draw– £10.00+ £9.55£0.45 loss

So, no matter the outcome, we’ll lose £0.45 in qualifying for our £5.00 free bet.

Free bet

A pop-up notification offering us a £5.00 free bet will appear within 3 hours of our qualifying bet being settled. We must accept the free bet by 22:00 on Wednesday 28th April 2021 and use it on PSG v Man City.

Using straightforward matched betting, we should be able to convert our free bet into 80% cash, so £4.00. If we take into account our qualifying loss of £0.45, this gives us a guaranteed profit of £3.55 on this LiveScore Bet offer!

* The match was drawn 1-1, resulting in a profit of £3.55 on this LiveScore Bet offer. *

Got a question?
Leave me a comment below…

I usually respond within 24 hours.

Matt Kirman - Matched Betting Blogger

Matt KirmanMatched Betting Blogger

Since 2014, I’ve blogged over £85,000 worth of profit, and made it my mission to make matched betting accessible to everyone.