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World Cup Nutshell Predictions: Group H

Spain has never won a World Cup, but this could be their chance. Fresh off their first Euro win two years ago, they have one of the most talented squads in the tournament. Chile finished qualified tied with Paraguay, one … Continue reading

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World Cup Nutshell Predictions: Group G

Brazil is Brazil. Most people have picked them to win the whole thing. When you can leave a player like Ronaldinho off your roster, you’ve got talent. Ivory Coast is arguably the strongest team in Africa, if they can keep … Continue reading

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World Cup Nutshell Predictions: Group F

Italy won the last World Cup. They will be a contender in this one, too. Slovakia is another eastern European team. I’m telling you, they can sneak up on you. Paraguay had an excellent qualifying campaign, finishing only a point … Continue reading

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World Cup Nutshell Predictions: Group E

As usual, the Netherlands is a team packed with talent, but they can never seem to keep everyone cohesive. Japan is another Asian team that always qualifies for the cup, but again, qualifying in Asia isn’t as tough. Denmark could … Continue reading

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World Cup Nutshell Predictions: Group D

Germany is always a favorite, even if they aren’t as strong as they’ve been. Australia looked pretty weak in the run-up to the cup. Ghana has injury problems, but is probably going to benefit from pro-African crowds. Serbia is probably … Continue reading

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World Cup Nutshell Predictions: Group C

England is the favorite, but they have some confidence problems. Some overconfidence problems. The US is stronger than ever and looks ready for a surprise run. Algeria barely qualified and have looked shaky in the run-up. Slovenia is in eastern … Continue reading

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World Cup Nutshell Predictions: Group B

Argentina is awesome. They have Messi, the best player in the World. Nigeria used to be a power in Africa, but have faded a bit. Greece are substantially stronger on the soccer field than in the financial market. South Korea … Continue reading

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