Portugal revenues rise 25% on strength of football betting

Sports betting accounted for 56% of GGR for 2017 with 77% of bets placed on football matches

The Portuguese online gambling market grew 25% year-on-year with GGR reaching €122.5m in 2017, according to new figures from the country’s gambling regulator. The SRIJ revealed sportsbook accounted for 56% of GGR at €68.1m with 77% of bets being placed on football, predominantly within the domestic leagues. Elsewhere, gaming revenues for the fiscal year were…

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