NFL Play-Offs Offer – Genting Bet

It’s the NFL Play-Offs Wild Card Weekend and you don’t want to miss this Genting Bet free bet offer! Simply bet £20.00+ on any NFL Wild Card game and Genting Bet will give us a £5.00 free bet. Translated into matched betting terms, this gives us a guaranteed profit of £2.89 and here’s how…

Key terms

  • Applies to bets placed on any NFL Wild Card game before 01:15 on Monday 11th January 2021.
  • Minimum stake of £20.00.
  • Minimum odds of 1.50 (1/2).

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. Having looked at the odds available, we could place our qualifying bet on Seattle Seahawks to beat Los Angeles Rams in the Moneyline market.

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 £19.28…

Genting Bet logo

Place £20.00 on Seattle Seahawks @ 1.571 = Potential profit of £11.42

Betfair logo

Lay £19.28 on Seattle Seahawks @ 1.65 = Potential liability of £12.53


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

OutcomeGenting BetBetfairProfit/Loss
Seattle Seahawks win+ £11.42– £12.53£1.11 loss
Seattle Seahawks lose– £20.00+ £18.89£1.11 loss

So, no matter the outcome, we’ll lose £1.11 in qualifying for our £5.00 free bet.

Free bet

Our £5.00 free bet will be credited by 23:59 on Monday 11th January 2021 and will be valid for 7 days. Free bet stakes are not included in any returns.

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 £1.11, this gives us a guaranteed profit of £2.89 on this Genting Bet offer!

* Los Angeles Rams beat Seattle Seahawks 30-20, resulting in a profit of £2.89 on this Genting Bet offer. *

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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.