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Why Do Non-Football Index Leagues Matter to Your Portfolio?

Bettors agree that Football Index is the most modern way to indulge in one's love for the beautiful sport. The innovative gambling platform veers away from defining bets by factors out of a bettor's control, such as a game's outcome. Instead, the Index rewards football traders based on their love and knowledge of the sport. Getting started is easy, especially with a Football Index referral code, which the traders can use when they play on desktop, iOS, or Android.

The eligible competitions for the Football Index are the Premier League, La Liga, Bundesliga, Serie A, Ligue 1, Champions League, and Europa League. However, traders looking to maximise their profits would do well to pay attention to non-Football Index leagues, too. A lot of players from the Brazilian, Belgian, Portuguese, and Swiss Leagues often transfer to eligible competitions and thus are made available for purchase during IPOs.

What Are IPOs?

IPOs in the context of the Football Index means Initial Player Offerings, and they happen whenever new footballers are added to the platform. The event keeps the roster fresh and exciting with new talent worth keeping an eye on, plus it stimulates market movement at the same time.

IPO dates are random, but traders will be informed the day before it happens. The announcement comes with a list of footballers that will be added to the Index and their corresponding entry prices.

How Does Getting Ahead Make a Difference?

Paying attention to non-Football Index Leagues is a good way to predict which players will hit the IPO. An attentive trader may even be able to predict a player's entry price and adjust his portfolio in anticipation of that player entering the market.

It's also worth noting that entry prices are usually set high to begin with, which prevents market destabilisation and keeps the Index sustainable. In line with that, you can also expect prices on popular players to start rising almost as soon as they hit the IPO. This means that getting ahead of the feeding frenzy is crucial if a trader wants to obtain those players' shares at the lowest price they'll go for.

How do you spot future non-Football Index league stars?

There's many ways in which a Football Index trader can find future stars from non Football Index leagues. The most obvious ways are to watch matches regularly, follow the leagues and teams on social media and of course, pay attention to the news relevant to those leagues and countries. A final way in which you may be able to find a future Football Index star from non-FI leagues is via Scouted Football. Scouted Football partner with leading football journalists from all four corners of the world and create bespoke handbooks with analysis on the best U-23 footballing talent, many of whom are in up and coming leagues. It's the perfect tool for Football Index bettors to plan ahead for when those stars do eventually join one of the top European Leagues.

Which leagues should I pay attention to?

Supplement your football knowledge by keeping an eye on the top European leagues not included in the Football Index's list of eligible competitions. These include Belgium's Belgian First Division A, Brazil's Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A, Portugal's Primeira Liga, and Switzerland's Swiss Super League.

The Belgian First Division A is the oldest top league competition on this list, having been founded in 1895. Sixteen clubs compete in it and seasons run from late July to early May.

Brazil's Campeonato Brasileiro Serie A, commonly referred to as Brasileirao, is considered one of the strongest leagues in the world. It is the most-watched football league in the Americas and boasts a long list of accomplishments, including Most Club World Champions Titles.

Portugal's Primeira Liga, also known as Liga NOS due to a sponsorship deal with media firm NOS, has been making a name for itself in recent years. It is currently ranked 6th in UEFA's league ranking, behind the historical Big Five European leagues.

Finally, there's the Swiss Super League, also known as the Raiffeisen Super League. Founded in 1898, it is the second-oldest top league on this list. Teams that come out on top win the Swiss Cup and will qualify for the UEFA Champions League play-offs.

Remember, knowledge is power on the Index. Keeping an eye on these non-FI leagues shouldn't be a hardship for any hardcore football fan; it might even help them become a more effective Football Index trader.

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