Germany is the highest scoring country in World Cup history, but they haven’t lifted the trophy in 24 years. With new talent and arguably the best midfield in the world, the Germans are listed third in the Brazil 2014 World Cup Odds to win the cup.
This team is everything you would expect a German team to be. They are loaded with talent and have one of the best midfields of any nation in the world. World Cup odds makers have the Germans listed at 11/2 to win with only Brazil and Argentina ranked higher.
How Did Germany qualify?
Germany stormed through qualifying which was more of a formality than anything else. They went unbeaten and they were the highest scoring team in the process. They only played to a draw in one match at home against Sweden and overall had nine wins and one draw.
What are Germany Betting Odds in the 2014 World Cup?
- To Win The Tournament +600
- To Reach the Final: +300
- To Win Group G: -175
- To Qualify: -700
- Not To Qualify: +500
- To Finish Last In Group G: +4000
- To Be the Highest Scoring team in the Tournament: +600
- To Be the Highest Scoring team in the Group: -250
Who are Germany’s opponents in the 2014 World Cup?
Germany is favorite to win Group G aka the Group of Death. Oddsmakers have them listed at -175 on the moneyline where they are joined by Portugal (+300), Team USA (+1400) and Ghana (+1600).
What is Germany schedule For The 2014 World Cup?
Germany starts the 2014 World Cup against their biggest advesary in the group, Portugal, on June 16 at the Arena Fonte Nova, in Salvador. The Germans are listed at -110 to win the match, while Cristiano Ronaldo and his team are listed at +340.
Their second game has the Germans as -222 favorites to beat Ghana (+750), on June 21 at the Arena Castelão, in Fortaleza.
They will close group play against fellow countryman and former coach Jürgen Klinsmann and his USA team on June 26. The money line has Germany favored at -220 against the Americans who are listed at +900.
What’s Germany Official Slogan For The 2014 World Cup?
One Nation, One Team, One Dream!
What’s Germany Roster for the 2014 World Cup?
GOALKEEPERS: Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich), Roman Weidenfeller (Borussia Dortmund), Ron-Robert Zieler (Hannover)
DEFENDERS: Jerome Boateng (Bayern Munich), Erik Durm (Borussia Dortmund), Kevin Grosskreutz (Borussia Dortmund), Benedikt Howedes (Schalke), Mats Hummels (Borussia Dortmund), Philipp Lahm (Bayern Munich), Per Mertesacker (Arsenal), Shkodran Mustafi (Sampdoria), Marcel Schmelzer (Borussia Dortmund), Cristoph Kramer (Borussia Monchengladbach)
MIDFIELDERS: Lars Bender (Borussia Dortmund), Julian Draxler (Schalke), Matthias Ginter (Freiburg), Mario Gotze (Bayern Munich), Sami Khedira (Real Madrid), Toni Kroos (Bayern Munich), Thomas Muller (Bayern Munich), Mesut Ozil (Arsenal), Lukas Podolski (Arsenal), Marco Reus (Borussia Dortmund), Andre Schurrle (Chelsea), Bastian Schweinsteiger (Bayern Munich)
FORWARDS: Miroslav Klose (Lazio), Kevin Volland (Hoffenheim)
Who’s Germany Most Important Player in the 2014 World Cup?
It is really hard to pick just one player considering the Germans are loaded with talent with Marco Reus, Thomas Muller, Mario Gotze, Mesut Ozil and Lukas Podolski. But I believe the key player is Bastian Schweinsteiger. He is this squad’s most intelliegent player on the field. When Schweinsteiger takes control of the midfield, it is a beauty to watch,.
What are Germany Betting Trends For the 2014 World Cup?
- Germany is three-time World Cup champions
- Germany has reached the final seven times, winning three and losing four. The last time they played a final was back in 2002 in the 0-2 loss to Brazil.
- Germany has five wins, one loss and three draws against Portugal in all official games. They met once in the World Cup back in 2006 when the Germans beat the Portuguese 3-1 in the third place match.
- Germany leads the series against team USA with six wins and three losses. These teams met twice in World Cup games, both won by Germany back in 2002 (1-0), and in 1998 (2-0).
- Germany and Ghana have only met once back in the 2006 World Cup when they share the same group. The Europeans won 1-0.
How far will Germany go?
With the amount of talent anything but an undefeated tournament will make this team happy. I believe they are strong candidates to win.
Odds to Win 2014 FIFA World Cup:
- Brazil 3/1
- Argentina 9/2
- Germany 11/2
- Spain 13/2
- Belgium 14/1
- France 20/1
- Italy 22/1
- Uruguay 22/1
- Colombia 25/1
- Netherlands 25/1
- England 28/1
- Portugal 28/1
- Chile 40/1
- Russia 66/1
- Mexico 100/1
- Switzerland 100/1
- USA 100/1
- Ecuador 125/1
- Ivory Coast 125/1
- Croatia 150/1
- Japan 150/1
- Bosnia-Herzegovina 200/1
- Ghana 200/1
- Greece 200/1
- Nigeria 250/1
- South Korea 300/1
- Australia 500/1
- Cameroon 500/1
- Algeria 1000/1
- Costa Rica 1000/1
- Honduras 1500/1
- Iran 1500/1