The World Cup 2022The World Cup 2014 groups have been decided, and as is usually the case in these draws, some teams walked away with a smile, while others will most definitely be a little concerned about getting through to the knockout stage. Right here we'll take a look at the groups, throw out a few predictions and take a guess at how Team USA may fair in the opening stages. There are a few groups that have been labelled 'groups of death' and sadly USA was drawn into one of those, however on paper they have a decent chance of getting through.
Team USA Group Games and UpdatesGermany Win World Cup 2014: Germany lifted the World Cup trophy after beating Argentina in extra time with Goetze scoring the only goal of the game. Argentina, although looking good at times just couldn’t get through a stubborn German defense and even the mercurial Messi found the going tough. The single goal was enough to see Germany take the trophy for the 4th time and it’s a deserved win, as throughout the tournament they have proved time and again that teamwork is what count. That’s the World Cup over with until we head off to Russia in 2018 and until then, soccer betting betting fans can get all the action they want at Bovada with soccer lines available on all MLS, English Premier League, Spanish La Liga, the German Bundesliga and just about everything else. Germany meet Argentina in the Final: Germany thrashed Brazil giving them a soccer lesson they will not forget in a hurry and even at 7-1 that scoreline still doesn’t represent the Germans dominance of the game. In the other semi the Netherlands took Argentina all the way to penalties however after missing the first spot kick it was always going to be difficult to get through, and Messi and co will head to the Maracana for the final. That final takes place on Sunday 13th July and not surprisingly the Germans are favorites, but there will be a few people thinking that this is now Argentina’s World Cup and a whole lot depends on whether Messi can get his game on. You can get all the odds at Bovada Sports and you may also bet live in play throughout the whole game, including during extra time and penalties should it go that far. The Semi Finals are set: After a great set of quarter final matches the semi final line ups are sorted, and we’ll see Brazil take on Germany and Argentina Vs Holland. Brazil are still favorites at Bovada to lift the trophy however with Neymar injured and missing the rest of the tournament then maybe Messi and Argentina could pull it off. Germany and Holland will of course have ambitions of their own and it’s all set for a thrilling 2 games before we reach the final. Team USA Eliminated: Team USA took Belgium all the way into extra time and after a hard fought game they lost 2-1. They could have won the game just at the end of regulation time, but it wasn’t to be and the Belgians go through to the quarter finals. It was a game of mixed emotions as the US played some outstanding soccer, and played with a passion that many teams were lacking in this World Cup, however that 2-1 scoreline sees them returning home. They’ve won many fans along the way and it’s been an incredible tournament so far, and now that USA are out...who’s your money going on? The quarter finals will see France take on Germany, Brazil Vs Colombia, Argentina against Belgium and Netherlands Vs Costa Rica and while many are still rooting for Brazil, they haven’t really played to their best as yet, and Colombia will be a tough game, in fact plenty of money is going on Colombia to beat Brazil in the quarters. Bovada have all the odds on every game and remember that you can bet live in play right up until that final whistle of each game. USA Qualify for the knockout stages: Against the odds the US are through to the knockout stages of the Brazil World Cup 2014 and will face Belgium in the last 16. Even though they lost 1-0 to Germany, Portugal failed to beat Ghana by a sufficient amount meaning that Team USA will progress. The odds at Bovada. of USA beating the Belgians and making the quarter finals are 3.10 and their odds of going all the way and lifting the World Cup are now standing at 51.00. Team USA Should Now Progress to Knockout Phase. Team USA came within but a few seconds of qualifying for the knockout stages of the World Cup in Brazil and were so unlucky to only draw with Portugal 2-2, however that means that a draw with Germany in the final group game will see them progress to the next round, while Portugal must beat Ghana...and beat them by some margin too. It looks all but certain that USA will qualify and get to the knockout stages and Portugal will need a 6 goal swing to sneak past USA into second place. This is fantastic news for soccer fans, and means that the World Cup dream lives on. Germany will be favorites to beat the US in the final group game, but that may not even matter, and you can get the odds right now at Bovada. Update: The USA managed to beat Ghana late on in the game and improved their odds of getting through the tough group stage. It was a hard fought win and well deserved meaning that their games against Portugal and Germany, while are of course will be difficult, will be played in less stressful conditions. You can get the odds on both of those games and odds on Team USA making it out of the group stage right now at Bovada Sports. Team USA have been given a tough group draw at the Brazil 2014 World Cup and will have their work cut out in getting through it. They’ll meet both Germany and Portugal, however they do however have the chance of a great start in their first group game which is against Ghana on the evening of Monday 16th June. They will then face portugal a week later and finally must take on the mighty Germany in their final group game on the 26th June. They’ll need a good start, however are capable of beating Portugal too, and Bovada Sports have odds on all games, as well as a great welcome bonus.
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- South Korea