Some sportsbooks also offer two-way betting on soccer against the spread. For example, Team A is a goals favorite, at a price of +, and. I bet you think soccer is as American as cricket and as thrilling as the Westminster dog show. too small for football and too clumsy for hockey, you turn to soccer. Two weeks ago, if you'd asked me about La Barra Brava, I would have Up by a goal with the clock winding down against Chivas, Red Bulls. The point spread is the key unit of measurement between two teams or 'sides' when it comes to NFL betting. The spread is what oddsmakers use to define how.