The 22nd edition of the men’s football world cup, 2022, is being held in Qatar from 20 November to 18 December 2022. A total of 32 countries are contesting for the coveted trophy. The tournament has reached the knockout stages wherein 16 teams are fighting out to lift the trophy. Check out some FIFA world cup 2022 predictions on the winner of the tournament. Let us see which team is most likely to win FIFA?
Predictions on the winner of the world cup 2022
Predictions using animals in the world cups
‘Who is predicted to win the World Cup 2022?’ is the question running through fans throughout the world. Traditionally, a few animals were used for the prediction of the outcome of the matches including the tournament winners. Earlier, an octopus named Paul made accurate predictions during the 2010 world cup. In the present edition, a gibbon named Kent predicted the win of Croatia over Japan in the round of 16 matches. Similarly, an otter named Taiyo rightly predicted the outcome of the Japan and Germany encounter.
Prediction on the basis of the game played
The predictions of the firms are mainly based on the performances of the team and players in recent times using models with appropriate statistical tools. Independent analysts also predict the outcome of the remaining knockout matches including the final.
Who was the golden boot winner in the 2018 FIFA world cup?
- A. Harry Kane
- B. Antoine Griezmann
- C. Kylian Mbappe
- D. Cristiano Ronaldo
Augustman.com predicted France as the winning team in the final against mighty Brazil. The performance of key players in the France team such as Kylian Mbappe is the base for the prediction. Si.com also predicts France to be back-to-back champions of the world cup after 64 years and the third team to achieve the feat based on the performance of a relatively young team supported by the manager, Didier Claude Deschamps. A Similar prediction was also made by foxsports.com considering the consistency of Les Bleus in the tournament so far and only the third team to achieve the feat of back-to-back world cup victories so far.
FIFA world cup 2022 predictions by Sportsganga.com for the team Argentina as the favorite considering their recent form in winning the Copa America tournament and the ability of Lionel Messi to produce stunning performances to win the world cup. EA Sports, the official licensee of FIFA games, predicts Argentina to win the world cup for the third time since 1986.
Most of the odds are in favor of the team Brazil. According to the sporting news, the World Cup odds to win the 2022 FIFA is Brazil, the world’s no. ranking team for their overall performance in recent times. The telegraph predicts Brazil to lift the world cup by beating France in the final match. FIFA world cup 2022 predictions by Nielsen also indicate that Brazil will lift the cup for the record sixth time by beating Portugal in the final. The bookmakers William Hill, Bet 365, and Ladbrokes have also listed Brazil as a favorite to lift the world cup.
The odds are there predominantly for three teams as mentioned above by most of the predictions, however, the winning of the matches from the quarter-final is mainly surrounded by the star players of the respective teams, Lionel Messi for Argentina, Kylian Mbappe for France and Neymar Jr. for Brazil and their stellar performances in each game en route to the final match. The odds and predictions will find the verdict on the final match day, 18 December 2022 which is the national Qatar day at Lusail Iconic Stadium, Doha, Qatar.