We saw a shade of Wembley at Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein, South Africa Sunday morning. Frank Lampard scored what looked like a goal to tie the match between England and Germany at two after Germany had jumped out to an early 2-0 lead.
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The US needed 91 minutes to score one that counted. They had another good goal disallowed, but never gave up. They showed heart and fought till the end to beat Algeria 1-0. The Yanks won a group at the World Cup for the first time.
The Netherlands got their second win, but still haven’t shown the offensive firepower they are known for. They barely beat Japan 1-0. Cameroon is the first team to be eliminated from the World Cup after its loss to Denmark.
With some surprises for the big teams and some interesting matchups coming up in the World Cup group stage, here is a look at Groups E-H and the updated odds for the teams to advance (all odds from Pinnacle):
Day 5 of the World Cup features two matches with heavy favorites that should have no problems of coming through. There is also one very interesting matchup that offers you as a bettor some great value.
Despite defending champion Italy being part of Group F this is arguably the weakest group in the World Cup.
Italy has the best chances to advance from Group F as the winner, but Paraguay could challenge them for the top spot.