FIFA World Cup 2018 Predictions: The 2018 football world cup is around the corner and there is only one year left in the start of one of the biggest sports extravaganza in the world. The FIFA world cup 2018 would have many surprises in it as there will be new players that will write their names in the history book, the new team that will surprise everyone, many dreams will be fulfilled, many dreams would be shattered. But, whatever be the result, one thing is for sure that fans will get to see the best football players in the action. So, let’s look at the 5 teams that are most likely to win FIFA World Cup 2018 among the 32 teams in Russia.
Belgium will be like the dark horse in the tournament. They are the one team that might not have big players in their squad but certainly could make the mockery of any team on the given day. The team would be led by one of the best forward player in the world Eden Hazard. They also have the likes of Vincent Company, de Brunner, Fellini that could help the team to reach their first title in the history. They also have Thibaut Courtois in the goal that is considered to be one of the finest goalkeepers in the world. They certainly would be the team to beat in the 2018 world cup.
The list could not have been prepared with the defending champions of the tournament. They would certainly be the team to beat in the world cup. They have one of the most balanced squad in the world that could thrash any team on the given day. In the last year’s world cup, they humiliated Brazil after they beat them by 7-0. They might have failed to win the Euro league last year but could certainly win the world cup next year. The team has players like Ozil, Lahm, Khedira that could lead the team to their second successive title.
This is another team that looks very strong on paper. They have many new talents that took the world by storm in the recently concluded Euro Cup. They have the like of Pogba, Griezmann that impressed a lot of fans in the Euro cup. If this team get going in the world cup, then we could see goal fest in the 2018 world cup as they have some quality attackers in the lineup. They might have won the world cup once but in 2018 they could certainly make it 2.
Itlay is another team that looks very strong on paper. They have many great players in their lineup who can lead them to another world cup. They have performed well in the world cup qualifier so far. In the Euro Cup also, the team performed brilliantly. They have a great history in football as they are the most successful team after Brazil. They have already won the world cup 4 time and would love to make that no 5 in the next year’s world cup.
1. Spain (Favorites)
Spain will be only of the 5 team that are most likely to win the FIFA World Cup 2018. They might have the worst world cup in 2014 where they were eliminated in the first round only. But, since then a lot has been changed. The teams have some new players and some good quality experienced players in their lineup. They have been known for playing the passing football which has kept them on top of the football arena for a long period of time. They will surely give a good challenge to the other teams in the world cup.