One Paddy Power punter correctly predicted 7-1 obliteration in Brazil-Germany semi
Published 09/07/2014 | 00:06
Some genius punters called the unbelievable Brazil takedown in Belo Horizonte tonight, with one canny bettor in particular putting a fiver stake on Germany to win 7-1 – at odds of 500/1.
The UK punter walked away with £3,500 profit from the speculative bet.
A few other lucky winners went for a cheeky flutter on a 5-0 score by half time, netting themselves some healthy four-figure sums after just 45 minutes of this historic semi-final.
A Paddy Power spokesperson said, “It was nice that that the rest of the Brazil team decided to miss the match in tribute to Neymar and Silva – but on reflection they’ll probably realise it kind of backfired.”