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Euro 2012 starts on Friday 8 June and involves 16 leading European nations who will compete for one of the major prizes in world football. The European Championship will be co-hosted by Poland and Ukraine, with the final taking place on Sunday 1 July in Kiev.

There are countless Euro 2012 betting possibilities, whether customers want to try and back the tournament winner, the top goalscorer, the winner of each group or the teams that won’t qualify for the knockout stage of the competition. Many bookmakers have money back specials for every game of the competition.

Spain and Germany are the two favourites to win Euro 2012, although the Netherlands and France have been well-supported by betting customers in the past few days, while many people are tipping Russia and Portugal at even bigger prices.

Spain were one of those teams that qualified for Euro 2012 with ease although they will face some stiff competition in Poland and Ukraine from Italy, Croatia and Republic of Ireland in Group C. Bookmaker BetVictor are so confident that the Spanish will miss out that they have a money back special on the holders.

The Germans could end up going off as favourites when it comes to the Euro 2012 Winner betting market and they were brilliant in qualification, while they ran Spain fairly close when losing 1-0 two years ago in South Africa. That was at the semi-final stage and there is a reasonable chance the pair will meet again towards the end of June. Indeed, you can bet on Name the Finalists and a Germany v Spain final is favourite.

The odds for every group match are now available, with Poland favourites to make a winning start in Warsaw when they face Greece on 8 June, although England are outsiders for their match against France on Monday 11 June. Many are looking forward to the clash between Spain and Italy on Sunday 10 June where the Azzurri can be surprisingly backed at odds of 4/1.

Euro 2012 will also be big tournament for In-Play betting, with the bookies offering more live markets on the matches than ever before. This is an exciting way of having a punt on the football, with customers able to watch the opening exchanges of a match before deciding which betting selections to make.

The beauty of In-Play betting also means that you don’t have to wait until the final whistle to collect your winnings. You might choose to bet on the next team or player to score, with the odds regularly updated throughout a match and the same market might re-open on several occasions.

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