The Over 2.5 Goals market is the perfect market for fans of football statistics, and if you are going to bet on a regular basis, you should learn to love those stats!
With over a quarter of the season gone in most European leagues, there is now a good sample size of games available for analysis. This makes it much easier to spot reliable trends in all our favourite markets.
So who are the current top performers in the Over 2.5 Goals market? If we take a look at the English leagues and the most popular tiers of the top European and USA leagues, we get the following results.
When playing at home
If we look at teams with a strike rate of 85% or above, we get a list of 11 teams that excel in this category:
- Bayern Munich (Bundesliga) – 100%
- Borussia Dortmund (Bundesliga) – 100%
- Sevilla (La Liga) – 100%
- Colombus Crew SC (MLS Eastern) – 88.9%
- Chesterfield (League One) – 87.5%
- York City (League two) – 87.5%
- Cagliari (Serie B) – 85.7%
- Forfar Athletic (Scottish League One) – 85.7%
- Freiburg (2. Bundesliga) – 85.7%
- Rangers (Scottish Championship) – 85.7%
- PEC Zwolle (Eredivisie) – 85.7%