Top 5 Betting Apps for Football Fans in UK in 2017

Top 5 Betting Apps for Football Fans in UK in 2017

The big development in football betting over the past few years has been mobile betting apps, providing us with the convenience to bet on the go whenever and wherever we please.

Today sports betting apps are available from just about every bookmaker worthy of the name and the service is constantly improving.

The betting apps 2017 selection is bigger and better than ever, so let’s take a look at five of the best…


Any betting app review simply has to include bet365 among the leading picks, with their £200 matched deposit Welcome Bonus for new customers being a great incentive for starters.

There’s Touch ID, Cash Out and bet365’s one-wallet system enables access to all of their products from the same account.

The user-friendly navigation comes with easy access to extensive live streaming and in-play betting opportunities. bet365 is also renowned for its vast football coverage, with numerous matches to bet on and a great depth of markets within them.

If you were restricted to choosing just one betting app, bet365 would be our choice.


For the recreational football punter who enjoys a few quid on the big games, the SkyBet football app is a great option.

You get an excellent range of promotions with SkyBet, such as their £10 ‘No Deposit Free Bet’, plus a £20 Welcome Bonus when you make an initial deposit and bet just £5.

In addition, there is their Soccer Saturday Price Boosts, with enhanced odds on selected matches from the day’s top action and not forgetting the ‘Sky Bet Club’, offering a £5 Free Bet every week when you place a £25 single or accumulator bet.

With Touch ID, extensive in-play betting section via SkyBet Live, in-play stats and much more, the SkyBet app is another winner for footy fans.

William Hill

With a great range of football-related promotions, some of which are exclusive to mobile players, the William Hill app is another must-have on your mobiles.

The app is easily installed for Android and iOS devices and comes with a slick interface that’s very easy to navigate.

There’s extensive football coverage, including live video streaming and fast in-play betting action.  In addition there’s ‘Cash In My Bet’, multiple William Hill Radio channels, live commentary and statistical sports data.

With a variety of banking options available and their app using the same secure encryption as their website, your mobile betting is safe with William Hill.


The Ladbrokes app is another favourite, with a great range of nifty features including Quick Bet,  Cash Out and Daily Price Boosts.

The app is quick and easy to navigate and there’s an extensive selection of in-play betting events and markets to select from.  For European football fans, there’s live streaming of Serie A and Ligue 1.

The Ladbrokes app is great for punters who like their accas.  First, there’s 5 Team Acca Insurance, where if one team lets you down in your acca of five teams or more, you will get your money back as a Free Bet of up to £25.

Then there’s the ‘Edit My Acca’ option, where you can remove selections from your accumulator, AFTER you have placed your bet and even AFTER your selected events have started!


The Betfair app is another top choice and also comes with a user-friendly interface that’s easy to navigate.

There’s a 50% Bonus on ‘Cash Out Profit’ on all Live Televised Premier League Matches and double the odds on winning goal scorer bets.

There’s also live streaming and in-play betting, enhanced odds and a Welcome Bonus of £30 in Free Bets when you deposit just £10.

The Betfair app is fully secure, using SSL security and encryption.