2014 FIFA World Cup – Group H
Thursday, June 12 – Sunday, July 13, 2014
Host Nation: Brazil
Defending Champion: Spain
All odds courtesy of 5Dimes Sportsbook
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Brazil and Portugal started out attacking, but then seemed content with a draw, which sent both of them into the second round. The Ivory Coast won against North Korea, but the 3-0 victory wasn’t enough. They needed to make up nine goals to pass Portugal and advance, but failed to score enough.
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Tuesday marks the first day of the final leg in the World Cup Group stage. To avoid unfair advantages, the two remaining matches in each group will kick-off at the same time.
This means a decision will be reached in Groups A and B Tuesday. Mexico, Uruguay, France, and Argentina are the big names in competition.
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Group B has a clear-cut favorite in Argentina and a heavy favorite to come in second in Nigeria. Argentina has arguably the best player in the world at this time in Lionel Messi. The 5-foot-7 forward has excelled in club play with Barcelona, scoring 34 goals in 30 games in league competition. Messi will be called upon to carry the team, and he should be able to deliver.
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