5000 to 1 odds payout
Leicester's defiance of their much-publicised, pre-season odds of - 1 had, it seemed, cost the bookies millions. Some seasoned backers.
Back in August, you could get shorter odds on all 11 of these (mental) possibilities than you Yes, this 5000 / 1 shot could actually happen.
The odds on Leicester City were a sham and cost to bloat the odds on the lesser teams in order to entice people to bet on them.