Colombia – England World Cup Prediction
England have come to this World Cup with a lot of caution, the fans themselves have many reservations, and they prefer to go step by step, and see what it gives. In fact, it is a different selection, with a distinct “dna” and, above all, very young. Talent does not lack, but the inexperience of some of its players at this level, and above all the ability to withstand the pressure can be decisive for the success of this training. In the game of premiere took a victory “to irons”, already in the discounts, before Tunisia. In the second game he thrashed Panama, but in the last, in his most difficult test, and playing under equal circumstances, lost with Belgium (0-1). The final rounds and the new difficult test are now with Colombia. “Los caftileros” as they are known, came on the left foot with a defeat with Japan. But their quality came to the fore and won the next two games, with Poland and Senegal. It seems to be back the best Colombia, always under the baton of James Rodriguez. Who will advance to the quarterfinals? It’s the question everyone is asking right now. The uncertainty in the qualification is great, but few doubts will remain that we will see a great game in the Otkrytiye Arena.
STATISTICS AND IMPORTANT DATA
The English team has not yet had a chance to be “seriously” tested. He won the first two games against opponents who proved very fragile. The 8 goals scored may not mean much.
The great force of the English team is in attack. It is there that inhabits one of the best advanced of the present time. Harry Kane is the best scorer in the world with 5 goals.
Colombia suffered a defeat in a game where up to 10 men showed qualities. However it eventually succumbed to wear and tear. In the next two games two wins, one of them categorical (3-0) to Poland.
With a remarkable defensive consistency, and a half field with a lot of ball recovery capacity, and with the creativity of James Rodríguez and Quadrado, the Colombian national team has strong arguments, and Falcao has a natural finisher.
In front of them, the two teams met twice. In the 1998 World Cup and in particular in 2005. In both games England took the best (0-2) and (2-3).
Prediction Colombia – England
It is one of the qualifying rounds of the last 16 that brings greater expectation. The balance of forces may bring a game to be decided in the details. Good defensive capability of both teams, with two kills, Falcao and Harry Kane, with magicians like Alli and James Rodríguez, will certainly be a great match. In terms of handicaps, England have a slight advantage and there is a good chance that they will be handicap (-0.25).
Prediction Today: Under 2.5 goals
Prediction of the Day: England (-0.25), Asian handicap
Prediction Today: Harry Kane to score