England has long held a reputation of producing giants in the sport of soccer, but has long suffered a World Cup drought. The last time the English had won the tournament was in 1966 as hosts. The Three Lions are holding at 28/1 betting odds to win this year’s World Cup.
England fears Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain damaged knee ligaments in Ecuador friendly. http://t.co/xiOaQODigZ
— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) June 4, 2014
How did England qualify?
England went undefeated in Group H of the UEFA World Cup qualifying with six wins and four draws over teams like Ukraine, Montenegro, Poland, Moldova and San Marino; the English scored 31 goals and allowed just four.
What are England Betting Odds in the 2014 World Cup?
- To Win The Tournament +3300
- To Reach the Final: +1200
- To Win Group D: +225
- To Qualify: -150
- Not To Qualify: +120
- To Finish Last In Group D: +800
- To Be the Highest Scoring team in the Tournament: +400
- To Be the Highest Scoring team in the Group: +300
Who are England opponents in the 2014 World Cup?
England is rated third best +225 to win Group D, against Italy (+175), Uruguay (+187) and Costa Rica (+6600).
What is England schedule For The 2014 World Cup?
England (+220) opens their 2014 World Cup bid against the Italians (+160) on June 14. The match will be held at the Arena Amazônia, in the city of Manaus.
Game two will be against Uruguay on June 19 at Arena de São Paulo, in the city of São Paulo; the English are +190 in the soccer money line to win the match.
Their final game is against Costa Rica (+650) at Estádio Mineirão, in the city of Belo Horizonte on June 24, which is the first game of the tournament in which the English are favored to win, listed at -187.
What’s England Official Slogan For The 2014 World Cup?
“The Dream Of One Team, The Heartbeat Of Millions!!”
What’s England Roster for the 2014 World Cup?
GOALKEEPERS : Joe Hart (Manchester City), Ben Foster (West Bromwich Albion), Fraser Forster (Celtic)
DEFENDERS : Leighton Baines (Everton), Gary Cahill (Chelsea), Phil Jagielka (England), Glen Johnson (Liverpool), Phil Jones (Manchester United), Luke Shaw (Southampton), Chris Smalling (Manchester United)
MIDFIELDERS : Ross Barkley (Everton), Steven Gerrard (Liverpool), Jordan Henderson (Liverpool), Adam Lallana (Southampton), Frank Lampard (Chelsea), James Milner (Manchester City), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Arsenal), Raheem Sterling (Liverpool), Jack Wilshere (Arsenal)
FORWARDS : Rickie Lambert (Southampton), Wayne Rooney (Manchester United), Daniel Sturridge (Liverpool), Daniel Welbeck (Manchester United).
Who’s England Most Important Player in the 2014 World Cup?
England’s forturnes in the 2014 World Cup live and die with Wayne Rooney. He is one of the best strikers in the world when he is in top form. England can’t win without him.
— ProSoccerTalk (@ProSoccerTalk) June 4, 2014
What are England Betting Trends For the 2014 World Cup?
- England won it’s only World Cup as hosts in 1966.
- England has 26 wins, 19 draws and 14 losses overall, and has scored 77 goals and allowed 52.
- England has eight wins, seven draws and nine losses Vs Italy overall. Their only matchup at the world cup was an 2-1 victory by the Italians in 1990.
- England and Costa Rica has never played against each other at any level.
How far will England go?
Uruguay and Italy have the better teams, so England will need to play at top form to make it past the first round.
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