Germany vs Mexico Preview

After a poor set of games, Germany will be happy to have won their last warm up game before the World Cup. That 2-1 win was the first time the Germans have won a game in six attempts. The Germans may have been poor in their friendly games, but they are one of the best teams when it comes to ...

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Costa Rica vs Serbia Preview

Four years ago Costa Rica qualified for their first World Cup in 12 years and were placed in the same group as England Italy and Uruguay. They stormed to the top of the group after beating Italy and Uruguay, reaching then quarterfinals. This time around no one will be underestimating them, but they are also in a relatively easier group ...

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Croatia vs Nigeria Preview

This is most likely the last chance that many of these Croatian players have to win the World Cup. The likes of Mario Mandzukic, Luka Modric, and Ivan Rakitic are already well in their 30s. The Croatians were eliminated at the group stage in 2014, and were knocked out of Euro 2016 by eventual winners Portugal in the round of ...

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Peru vs Denmark Preview

Peru have enjoyed some ups and some downs in the build up to this competition. After qualifying for their first World Cup in over 30 years, their captain Paolo Guerrero was banned from competing for doping related offences. Other players rallied around and his ban he is no longer suspended. He marked his return with a brace as they beat ...

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Argentina vs Iceland Preview

This game kickstarts what could be Lionel Messi’s last outing in a competition for Argentina. The lack of a winner’s medal and the World Cup heartbreak of four years ago will be fresh in his memory. They play group underdogs, Iceland in this opening match, but they should be careful not to fall for the antics of the Euro 2016 ...

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France vs Australia Preview

This is one of the most talented French teams in recent memories, and after they reached the finals of Euro 2016, they are expected to go all the way in this competition – their first task is facing group underdogs, Australia in Kazan. This French team is blessed from defence with players like Presnel Kimpembe and Raphael Varane through midfield ...

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Portugal vs Spain Preview

The heavyweight clash at this World Cup comes early as European champions, Portugal face off with their old foe Spain in the battle for who will top group B begins. This game is made more intense by the fact that these teams are expected to beat Iran and Morocco, so the winner of this match will most likely top the ...

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Morocco vs Iran Preview

This is Morocco’s first appearance at the World Cup in 20 years and they will be giving it their very best in a really tough group which includes Spain and Portugal. The class of their other two opponents means the team that wins this game is the side that has a small chance of going through to the knockout phase. ...

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Egypt vs Uruguay Preview

Egypt’s hero of the moment Mohamed Salah has had a brilliant season and even Christiano Ronaldo feels threatened by his rise to the top. His five goals in World Cup qualifying helped Egypt qualify for their first World Cup in nearly three decades, but there is a high chance he could miss this game through injury. He is still recovering ...

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Russia vs Saudi Arabia Preview

After four years, we finally get to witness the World Cup yet again as Russia opens the much anticipated 2018 FIFA World Cup against Saudi Arabia. In all sincerity, these are not the most exciting teams to open a competition with, but this looks likely to be a close affair. The Russians are the worst FIFA ranked team at this ...

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New York Red Bulls vs Seattle Sounders FC Preview

This week will be the second consecutive week that the New York Red Bulls would have to deal with a run of games stretched across two competitions, beginning with this match. They do have a good record in this fixture as they have won 4 of their last four meetings with the Sounders. After coming off an emotional derby against ...

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Sao Paulo vs Vitoria Preview

Sao Paulo will be looking to bag a win in front of their home fans after collecting a single point in their last two games. Vitoria on the other hand just ended a run of four winless games with a 1-0 win over Chapecoense. At the start of June, Sao Paulo lost 3-1 to Palmeiras, but they got a point ...

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Belgium vs Costa Rica Preview

Belgium take on Costa Rica who are coming into this game having lost their last game 2-0 to England and it will be interesting to see how this game turns out. The Central Americans have played every team in Belgium’s group and the Belgians will be hoping they can learn a thing or two in this game. All the teams ...

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2018 World Cup Winner Outright Betting Odds

Top 8 teams that can win the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup *odds are subject to change and are accurate as of the time of publishing (09/06/2018 at 18:30 CEST). Brazil 4/1 Brazil fell short of winning the last World Cup after falling humiliatingly short at the semifinals at home. They are back this time with a more competitive squad ...

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FIFA World Cup 2018 Top Goalscorer Betting Odds

This year’s World Cup will be missed by the likes of Alexis Sanchez and Gareth Bale, yet there are still star names that could set the competition alight with goals. Here we have covered 10 stars who could win the Golden boot including their betting odds. *odds are for informational purposes and are subject to change.  Odds are correct as ...

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