The Aston Villa goal that cost bookies £1.5 million



Jack Grealish's last gasp goal for Aston Villa against Brighton on the final day of last season cost bookmakers £1.5 million.
Ladbroke Coral has revealed that it took a major hit when Grealish's goal clinched the Championship title for Newcastle United.
Top spot looked to be Brighton's before Grealish's last equaliser secured a 1-1 draw for Villa and shifted the Magpies to the second tier summit.
The bookmakers had to pay out to punters who had Newcastle to clinch the title in league winner accumulators.
In its half-year results, Ladbrokes Coral said: "Even when it looked as if results... read more

 
31 August 2017 in Regional West, Views: 38
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