Betting Odds: Brazil favored to win 2018 World Cup

By Sports Betting Buzz

The last time Germany met Brazil in the World Cup it was humiliating for the Brazilians. The Germans crushed the home nation 7-1 in the 2014 semifinals. It’s been a long four years, but according to the latest 2018 World Cup odds at bet365 (as of May 30), Brazil has a chance to avenge the embarrassing defeat.

Brazil is favored to capture their sixth Jules Rimet trophy at 4/1 with Germany right behind them at 9/2. In addition, the teams are both favored to reach the final at 9/4 followed by France at 11/4 and Spain 10/3.

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There are several other strong nations that can’t be ruled out as Spain sits at 6/1 followed by France 13/2, Argentina 9/1, Belgium 11/1 and a young English squad at 16/1. Still, the odds of Brazil and Germany meeting in the final seem the most likely outcome at bet365 at 12/1.

Both countries are also favored to win their groups along with four other former World Cup holders. Here are the group odds:

Group A – Uruguay (4/5)
Group B – Spain (1/2)
Group C – France (2-7)
Group D – Argentina (8/13)
Group E – Brazil (2/7)
Group F – Germany (1/3)
Group G – Belgium (5/6)
Group H – Colombia (11/8)

If individual performances appeal to you, the Golden Ball market is the place to go with Lionel Messi of Argentina and Brazil’s Neymar as Player of the Tournament co-favorites at 8/1, followed by French striker Antoine Griezmann 12/1 and Portuguese legend Cristiano Ronaldo at 16/1.

Note: Odds were correct at the time of publishing but are subject to change.

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