The FIFA world cup was first held in 1930 organized by Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) and has been awarded every four years ever since except in 1942 and 1946 due to World War II. The world cup is played by 32 senior men’s national teams that are selected from the member countries of the six FIFA federations. The current title holders are Germany who won it in Brazil in 2014 by a last minute goal from German International Mario Gotze for 1-0 lead against South American side Argentina. The inaugural winners of the championship are Uruguay and only one team has gone on to win it more than four times, Brazil. We can't wait to see what Fifa world cup 2018 has in store for us.
The qualification to play in the world cup has been the duty of the six confederations. They hold qualifiers over a period of about 3 years with matches being played all around the world to get down from a possible 210 entrants to the final 32 that battle it out for a month to determine who gets to be the world cup winners. The 2018 Fifa world cup will see the 32 nations including the hosts who are automatic qualifiers compete in different venues across different cities within the host nation. Owing to how large Russia is and the extreme cold weather in most parts of the country the tournament will majorly be played in Eastern Europe in European Russia, yes Russia is partly in Europe. This European Russia is also where Moscow seats, as does the city of St Petersburg.
This is so as to reduce the commute time for international traveling fans. Now as with all major sporting events we all want to know one thing; how much fun is it and can we make money from it? The answer to both is yes in this case. The 2018 world cup is a potential gold mine for all that fancy their chances and are confident that whatever hand they play, they are likely to win. Sports betting has been described in many ways on social media including calling it an evil menace that will destroy the future of our youth. It is fact that no one can tell the future and in times like this, you are likely to hear about a world cup predicting octopus named Paul giving accurate betting tips or an elephant predicting the final but we all know they can’t really tell the future, it is all a sham.
The best betting predictions are those that end up being winning bets. But many come awfully close. It honestly stings less when you make your own predictions and end up being wrong than betting on someone else’s opinion and find yourself regretting the choice. There is an abundance of betting companies in Ghana and with that there are even more betting sites that promise to help you get all the money you have lost betting by using a carefully planned system to bet on games correctly and consistently. There is a lot of speculation and anticipation to see who will be the masters of the competition and who will be the underdogs, the dark hoses will be out to disturb the order of the universe and to stop the men of always.
The favorites according to Ghanaian betting site Supabet, the second most likely side to win the FIFA world cup 2018 are the current title holders Germany who also recently won the Confederation Cup playing their second selection team. Germany have been given an odd of 6.00 to win the competition outright. The team most likely to win according to the site is Brazil with a slightly lower odd of 5.50. It is easy to see why they would be the favored side with a star studded side and an abundant history of success at the competition, the samba boys may actually come through for whoever puts their money and word on them. Spain comes in at third with an odd of 7.50, they were the defending champions in Brazil 2014 and will be shooting for the win yet again.
France have garnered a lot of traction especially toward the end of the qualifiers and their international quality squad is sure to give them an edge against any side they face, it is a safe bet to say they will make it to the quarter finals and a little risky but probable that they will get to the semi- finals, they have an odd of 8.25, yes, you can make 8 times the amount you bet if the French win it.
An even juicier alternative is betting on Argentina to fully leverage the talents of Messi, Aguero and Dybala to make it to the final again and this time win it. Despite struggling in the qualifiers and losing international final matches back to back, the side has proven beyond doubt that when it counts the most they will step up and get the job done, as long as it is within 90 minutes. They have an odd of 11.00 to win it. Other team that follow include Belgium, England, Portugal and Uruguay with 13.00, 22.00, 27.00 and 33.00 respectively.
Online betting in Ghana offers more market to make it even easier for you to make some money on the side as you enjoy the beautiful game, Supabets has the option of picking a group winner of any group, an elimination stage winner and even creating a coupon with the combinations of all the available options.
Premier betting ghana site –Safaribet also has the first 8 most likely to win teams lining up in the same order, the book keepers are in agreement. They however offer more combinations for betting outcomes, for instance you can bet on the winner and who will be the top goal scorer and add to that the winner and the top three teams at the end of the tournament. You can also bet for the top goal scorer by country and many more options to pick from.
Betway Ghana lines up the top picks same as the other sites and offers a different menu of options to make your betting predictions. Here we have a new addition for the tricast finish in every group. Potential underdogs Egypt who are also making a return to the competition are ranked most likely to be third in the group A, they are potentially more dangerous than many anticipate and this makes the affair all the more worth the wait. You can bet on the top goal scorers for each group, for every country, for the whole competition and who you think will be in the semifinals and finals and many more options.
Premier betting Ghana makes things even more daring as it gives you the chance to be the prophet of doom for whichever side you like or don’t in this case as you can predict exactly when you think any side will drop out of the title race. You can also pick who qualifies from which group and can bet on where a side will most likely reach in the competition regardless of whether they go beyond that point or not. Whatever your predictions may be, betting predictions for the world cup will be coming in thick and fast from all sides, stay alert and choose wisely.