Want to bet on Indonesia’s premium professional football league? Look no further as we are here to help. This article offers a useful guide on all you need to know to bet on the Indonesia Liga 1.
Liga 1 is the Indonesian Football League System’s top professional football league for men. It was formally founded around 14 years ago in 2008 as the Indonesia Super League and was renamed Liga 1 in 2017.
As of 2022, Liga 1 comprises 18 clubs, while a total of 37 teams have been a part of the league since its formation. Eight teams have won champions, while the record for most wins lies with Persipura Jayapura, having won three times.
The 13th season of the Liga 1 is underway since 23rd July 2022. The bottom three teams in Liga 1 are relegated to Liga 2, while the semi-final winners of Liga 2 are promoted to Liga 1.
With so much at stake, it is no wonder teams compete so fiercely to retain their status or reclaim the title. The intensity of the competition and the wide number of matches makes betting on Liga 1 all the more exciting.
Most betting sites offer a wide range of bets for Liga 1. You can select a bet type that suits your betting style and strategy. Bookies also allow you to place bets across multiple markets at one time. Here are a few options to consider when betting on Liga 1:
Liga 1 Match Result betting
If you are a beginner at betting, the match result bet is the simplest kind of bet you can place. It entails betting on the match outcome in terms of the goals scored.
Liga 1 Asian Handicap betting
The handicap bet includes the provision of a virtual + or – to the scoreline. For instance, if you bet on Bali United at +1 and the team wins in 2 goals, you will win the bet. However, you will lose the wager if the team wins using one goal or the match ends in a draw. You may need to research the team’s performance history to win the bet.
Liga 1 1X2 betting
You can also bet on the 1X2 markets for Liga 1 matches. It is a very simple yet popular bet type. The 1 stands for a home win, X for a draw, and 2 reflects away win.
Liga 1 Over/Under betting
In this type of bet, you can wager on whether the collective score of the two teams will be over or under a certain number of points that the odd makers establish ahead of the game.
Liga 1 Both teams to score betting
This unique bet does not require picking the game-winner to win the wager. You only need to bet on whether or not both the playing teams will score a goal within the original 90-minute match duration.
How many teams are in Indonesia Liga 1?
As of 2022, there are 18 teams in the Indonesia Liga 1. These include Arema, Bali United, Barito Putera, Bhayangkara, Borneo Samarinda, Dewa United, Madure United, Persebaya, Persib, Persija, Persik, Persis, Persita, PSIS, PSM, PSS, and RANS Nusantara.
How many football leagues are there in Indonesia?
Here is a breakdown of the league structure in Indonesia.
Tier 1: Liga 1 (18 clubs)
Tier 2: Liga 2 (28 clubs segregated in two conferences; Eastern Conference & Western Conference
Tier 3: Liga 3 (comprises various amateur teams from the 34 provinces of Indonesia)
What is the Indonesian Liga 1 format?
In one season of Liga 1, all teams are pitched against each other two times for a total of 34 games. One game is held at the home ground, while the second game is held at the opponent’s home ground. Teams are categorized based on the points scored, one-on-one records, goals scored and differences, fair play, etc.
The three teams at the bottom are relegated to Liga 2, while Liga 2’s semi-final victors are promoted to Liga 1. A playoff is held between the losing teams in Liga 2 semi-finals to determine the third place, and the winner is also promoted to Liga 1.
Is Indonesia in the FIFA world cup?
Indonesia will not be playing in the FIFA World Cup, 2022. It qualified to play the World Cup only once as the Dutch East Indies in 1938. As Indonesia, the country has not been able to qualify for the world cup to date.
Who is the best football player in Indonesia?
The best football player in Indonesia at present is Asnawi Mangkualam Bahar. The 22-year-old professional footballer plays for Ansan Greeners, a K League 2 Club. Asnawi also plays in the Indonesian National Team, mostly as a right back. He made his international debut in 2017 and has been labelled a key player since his time on the under-16 team.
Is football big in Indonesia?
Football is an extremely popular sport in Indonesia and probably only second to badminton, the most favoured sport in the country. As a spectator sport, it is the most popular in Indonesia. The residents not only like to play the game at various levels and watch the national teams in action, but they are also ardent fans of the European Football League.