The Best Betting Apps to Bet on 2022 FIFA World Cup

    Best Betting Apps in South Africa for the World Cup 2022

    Remember the "Tsamina mina eeh eeh waka waka eh eh…" rhythm that occupied our ears in 2010? If you mentioned the World Cup, you are definitely right! The World Cup, 2022 is about to take place in less than 60 days. It will be 28 days of nothing but pure action with 32 teams preparing to shake football nets in Qatar, break some hearts and enrich lucky punters. Punters will not be left behind for they can't wait to win big jackpots. It will be up to the betting apps to make this happen by providing punters with irresistible offers and bonuses to South African players. In this article, we will tell you the best betting apps that you can use to bet with, how we selected them, and also all the information that you may require regarding betting in the World Cup. 

    How to Choose an App to Bet on the World Cup 2022

    South Africa has one of the largest gambling populations on the African continent. It goes without saying that betting apps have been left with no choice but to give very enticing offers and incentives to punters so as to stand out. We have researched and come up with the criteria for selecting the best app, especially when betting on the world cup.

    • Licensing and Safety: A good sportsbook app should from the onset be licensed and comply with the South African Betting and Licensing Board and all the local laws. additionally, they should have in place sufficient measures that ensure the safety of your data and money.
    • Ease of use: A punter should be able to access all the basic features from the app's interface without any complications. A good app should be simple, easy to navigate, and quick to load.
    • Payment methods: A preferred betting app should have multiple methods so as to accommodate all types of punters irrespective of their economic ability. Punters should check whether an app has at least three methods like cash deposit, mobile money, and Credit and debit cards.
    • Customer reviews, ratings, and Feedback: Users of the apps always give their experience, be it positive or negative. The user reviews and ratings are a good measure of whether the apps live up to their expectations. Apps that had positive reviews and feedback ranked higher than those with negative ones. 
    • Promotions, bonuses, and offers: Apps that offer hefty welcome bonuses, frequent and random offers, and rewarding programs always attract punters and in that way reward heftily. We, therefore, chose those that reward punters more and ranked them as follows.

    Best Betting Apps to Bet on The World Cup 2022


    This is regarded as the most popular betting app in South Africa due to its number of users and good reputation and it is highly recommended to bet with for the world cup 2022. The punter is licensed by the Western Cape Gambling Board therefore punters' money is safe and secure. Their app is easy to use and data-free; punters do not need to spend a single penny on data. New customers are offered a 100% deposit match-up, and punters can boost multi-bet winning by 700%. The world cup odds are competitive and fair for punters.


    Supabets makes it to the list of best apps due to its diversity in markets. The bookmaker has over 10,000 betting markets in a variety of sports, more than 150 league and cup tournaments, and most profoundly in international football, the FIFA World Cup. The betting margin for World Cup stands at an impressive 8%, as compared to other punters. This bookmaker offers promotions and bonuses that are worth the attention of any serious punter. The Android app can be downloaded from the website but you will have to allow installation from unknown sources. 


    The G-bet app also comes highly recommended for South African punters to bet with for the Qatari World Cup 2022. The app has an easy interface to use and is easy to navigate. The bookmaker refunds up to 1000 Rands if your multi-bet of 7 or more legs misses by one. You could also use G-Bet to boost your odds on top of doubling your winnings. The app offers live betting on ongoing matches, adding more thrill to the fun. They accept a variety of payment methods that include credit and debit cards (Visa and Mastercard), EFT transfers, and Ozow among many others.


    Hollywoodbets have been in the gaming industry for over 30 years, and they have seen it all. From the days when they were known to distribute race cards, to opening their betting shop in 2000 to going fully fledge as an odds provider, this bookie has picked all the best practices and included them in their app. The app is easy to use, sign up and in, place bets, and access all the markets. The bookmaker themselves have a wide range of options to select from and have developed special odds for the world cup. If you are prepared to stake with an experienced bookie, then make Hollywoodbets your world cup official partner!

    Playa Bets

    Although this bookie is not ranked highly, we can attest that the ease at which you can access basic features is worth a mention. The bookmaker is unique, especially for the world cup, for one unique reason- they have an option for you to select your favorite leagues and events, add them to a favorites tab and access them by the click of a button. The upside of this is that you only need to select your world cup teams and events, put them in one place, and by just a touch, you have access to bet on whatever you want. The menu is an all-out feature, where you could unlock the betting world, from the homepage.


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    Andreas Aalmers is responsible for all content on BettingGuide ZA. He has prior experience as a math teacher and plays poker professionally when not writing for BettingGuide. Please contact him for any inquiries regarding gambling in South Africa.

    Last updated: 9/27/2022