Bet of the Day: Enhanced 7/2 for Cristiano Ronaldo to score in both halves

Published on: February 15, 2019
Author: Jamie Clark
Bet of the day for 15/02/19 is Cristiano Ronaldo to score in both halves of Juventus v Frosinone

Juventus can extend their lead at the top of Serie A to 14 points on Friday night (kick-off: 19:30) as they entertain relegation threatened Frosinone in Turin.

The visitors sit second bottom in the Italian top flight after winning just three league matches all season. It looks a home banker for the Old Lady, then, and they are long odds-on betting favourites for victory.

Finding a value punt in fixtures like this can sometimes be tricky, but Serie A top scorer and Juve superstar summer signing Cristiano Ronaldo might just be the answer here.

An enhanced 7/2 price with Coral about Ronaldo scoring in both halves looks splendid value. This is because the Portugal icon has really been turning it on in recent home matches.

Ronaldo has netted in both halves in two of his last three league games in Turin achieving the feats against Sampdoria and Parma.

Both have markedly better defences than Frosinone as that recent opposition sit ninth and 12th in Serie A respectively.

Rare value on backing Ronaldo in goal markets

Regular goalscorer bets on Ronaldo are invariably short prices. He is a top-price 10/21 with Unibet to score anytime in this game for instance.

After a slow start to his Juventus career by his exalted standards, Ronaldo has begun to fire with the same regularity that he did for Manchester United and Real Madrid.

He has 20 goals in 31 matches across all competitions since joining the Old Lady. This enhanced price on Ronaldo grabbing goals in both halves also compares very favourably to 2/1 best odds with Betfair for him to get two or more in the game.

Frosinone have conceded 34 times in Serie A this season so far. Only two teams, who also occupy spots in the bottom three, have shipped more.

Taking everything into account, Ronaldo to score in both halves looks well worth chancing in this highly winnable game for Juve.

Bet of the day: Cristiano Ronaldo to score in both halves of Juventus v Frosinone at an enhanced 7/2 with Coral.