THERE have been plenty of shocks as Russia 2018 but a seismic one came with the exit of Germany.
The world champions had been poor in their opening two games but not many expected them to crumble against previously pointless South Korea when a 1-0 win would have put them through.
Sweden finished top of Group F and if England come second in Group G they could face Sweden or Switzerland for a place in the semi-finals.
Problem is Belgium will probably want to finish second too so it will be interesting to see how that plays out.
Well done to all the winners and there were some good ones – and again on penalties.
Thursday also brings Panama v Tunisia and before that it's Japan v Poland and Senegal v Colombia as the group stage is completed.
I've posted my thoughts on the four games and there will be previews from site contributors too.
Well done to any winners last night especially those profiting from penalties. VAR means there should be plenty in the last 16.

Remember to check out welovebetting for their latest tips and chat.

3pts Both to Score Double

  • Senegal v Colombia (3pm)
  • Panama v Tunisia (7pm)
  • (27-10, Marathonbet)

3pts Group Qualifiers Treble

  • Colombia (H)
  • Denmark (C) Win
  • Argentina (D) Win
  • (31-10, BlackType)
  • Stake can be covered with Colombia 5-4 at 188Bet not to qualify. I'm letting it run for now.

World Cup Super Singles Total: +1.9pts. Advised Accas: -13.8pts

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  1. elvis parsley 1 year ago

    I wouldn’t touch the England game until the early games have finished.
    If Colombia finish 2nd in their group England and Belgium would rather avoid them I’m sure so it will be a race to finish 2nd so they would meet Japan or Senegal.
    Could be an honourable draw in that case which keeps their unbeaten runs going with both teams going for the most bookings to finish 2nd as goal difference and goals scored would be identical and yellows are expunged from quarter finals so one yellow tomorrow will be taking one for the team.

    If Colombia win the group then England and Belgium would rather win to avoid them so I don’t buy the belgians saying 10 changes as the scenario come kick off might be different.

    Basically it could be a shit game with more cards than goals

    • Mr Fixit 1 year ago

      Cards could decide who finishes second. I agree Colombia would be the tougher game but if your ambition is to go all the way you shouldn’t worry who you meet.

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago

      can’t believe you deleted my Its Coming Home comment Mr F, was a tongue in cheek pop at Ze Germans who love to sing that to England fans when we lose lol

    • Mr Fixit 1 year ago

      Sorry but it’s 3 words that haunt most Scots.
      Couldn’t believe the number of people in the bookies today backing England to win the World Cup “just in case”.

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago

      made my day that, on both counts! haha

  2. yarmouthboy 1 year ago

    Been reading the site for ages but am going to start posting finally…

    I agree with the above. This is not really a game to bet on with any certainty.

    If there is the incentive to win I’m going for the following small stakes bet, just as for some interest. I don’t think it’s going to be high scoring no matter what, and any goals could come from set pieces.

    Method of first goal – Header – 9/2 (Skybet)

  3. xhaka khan 1 year ago

    Both teams will play to win. This won’t be tactical. If Belgium put a decent team out I fancy them to nick it 2-1, 3-2

    • Mr Fixit 1 year ago

      Both teams may want to finish second and Belgium have already said they’ll be seriously weakened.

  4. jimba 1 year ago

    Not betting on England game, think it will be a draw, shame this wasn’t a do or die match. GL ?

  5. shaky 1 year ago

    Hows this for a bet that has somehow survived against all odds Mr F?

    Last month I chucked a free £5 bet on every team to score at least 2 goals in the tournament, 250/1 with skybet. It looked dead and buried after the 2nd round of matches but somehow it’s still clinging on for dear life.

    Egypt had only 1 goal, Saudi Arabia none, going into their last match. SA managed to nick a 2-1 win in injury time.
    Then I needed Iran to score against Portugal, which they duly did, again in the last minute.
    I needed Morocco to get 2 against Spain, which somehow happened.
    Peru got their 2 goals required against Australia.
    Iceland waiting until 15 mins from time to do their part against Croatia.
    South Korea got the goal I wanted against Germany in the 90th minute.
    Costa Rica needed to score twice against Switzerland, and despite being 0-0 after 55mins, they managed to get their 2nd of the game in the 93rd minute, courtesy of a penalty that hit the bar and rebounded in off the keeper’s head. (I’d thrown £100 at 3/1 on the penalty to be missed, to cover the bet a bit, and got paid for that too!)

    Just need one from Poland and one from Panama today now.!

    • xhaka khan 1 year ago

      You jammy get shaky!! Still that’s amazing. I worry about Poland, they look terrible but good luck!

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago

      haha nice shaky, love hearing about these sorts of punts – well done

    • Mr Fixit 1 year ago

      It’s a cracking bet – you could ensure a bit of profit by backing them not to score or wait inplay and hope for an early goal for one of them.
      I’d worry more about Poland who have been awful.

    • shaky 1 year ago

      I’ve put a bit onto Both to Score – No in the Poland Japan game. I’ll get paid on that if Poland draw a blank, but also paid on it if Poland win to nil. I’ll do something similar for the Panama game if the bet’s still alive.

    • agd 1 year ago

      Poland is in ,hoping Panama get one for you that would be great especially as you used a free bet good luck

    • xhaka khan 1 year ago

      There it is. Time to put this ole house on shaky and party!

    • shaky 1 year ago

      happy days. such a ridiculously unlikely run of results for it to come off!

    • Mr Fixit 1 year ago

      Yeah that’s a cracker.

    • happyhendry 1 year ago

      well done your all teams over 1.5 goals one won. 1250 from a free fiver. :)

  6. craigyboy 1 year ago

    Backed the Germans pre tournament and in hindsight what a pathetic pick that was, almost as pathetic as the performances of the German players. Should have seen the warning signs in their friendlies prior to the tournament.

    Regardless, this tournament is wide open now. Before the tournament I assumed it would be the big boys in the semi-finals and the final, I’m now doubting that.

    Whether people actually think England can win this or whether it’s just wishful thinking, the realistic assessment of how its panned out so far is that they probably won’t have a better time to win it.

    It’s quite ironic to think that how Germany played, England would have fancied their chances against them.

    As it is I’ve been left unimpressed with the majority of the big nations. Croatia have been outstanding and are still worth backing at 13/1. Colombia at 33/1 are also worth a punt. I fully expect them to be too strong for Senegal today and there odds will fall over the next week or so if they can get the job done.

  7. go go jk 1 year ago

    England Pickford; Jones, Stones, Cahill; Trippier, Dier, Delph, Loftus-Cheek, Rose; Vardy, Kane

    Belgium Courtois; Alderweireld, Kompany, Vermaelen; Chadli, Dembele, Fellaini, T Hazard; Tielemans, Batshuayi, E Hazard.

    This match is a complete dead rubber and anti climax .

    After the farce of Panama England have another match which is nt totally challenging due to situation .

    Have to say Japan Colombia or Senegal will severely test England and that’s when the matches start to matter .

    I imagine cards could be a factor today as Martinez has basically come out and said this is a celebration match for Belgium.
    England would like to win for pride and like Mexico v Germany this would be the nations ‘cup final’

    So a glorified friendly with perhaps some deliberate bookings occuring .

    Kane to score anytime 6/4
    Fellaini 2/1 to be booked
    Delph 3/1 to be booked
    Dier header anytime 28/1

    I’ll be looking to request a few bets with sky bet and make some value in match.
    I already requested Fellaini and Dier both to score a header and they priced it @300/1

    Kompany is getting some match time so will be interesting seeing him up against Vardy.

    • mattr 1 year ago

      Asking players to take a booking for sake of group placing knowing that another yellow in last 16 would see them miss Quarter final? Can’t see it myself ?

    • xhaka khan 1 year ago

      They get scrubbed before the last 16

    • mattr 1 year ago

      After the last 16….

  8. mattr 1 year ago

    Morning. Still keeping head above water with 2nd half highest scoring. Just. So usual 1 point singles and half point ACCA today. Also a bit of research tells me that U2.5mg may be the trend from last 16 onwards so will probably have a tickle on that market. Will look more in next 24 hours.

    Got a fun tenner on this fourfold today:

    England v Belgium O2.5mg
    Senegal v Columbia O2.5mg
    Panama v Tunisia O3.5 cards
    Poland to score

    Pays 19/1

    Have a good day.

  9. xhaka khan 1 year ago

    I think the number of penalties will drop in the last 16. The good teams are less likely to grapple in the area (Brazil v Serbia was case in point) and are less likely to dive in in the penalty area so I think the number will come down.

    Might go back to watching for the first couple of games and leave it to Alex to lead the charge.

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago

      as a counter point, there are still plenty of South American teams in the tournament, who love to take a tumble in the box… you could argue this is more likely to happen as the games are closer/tougher and a team is desperate for a goal. The likes of Suarez, Neymar & co. spring to mind.

    • Mr Fixit 1 year ago

      I think VAR will ensure the penalty count remains high.

  10. maccathered 1 year ago

    Sweden look way overpriced to beat Switzerland at 11/5,been impressed with their lightning counter attacks.

  11. alex_mufc83 1 year ago

    *Pen bets*

    2 out of 4 landing yesterday sees some more profit. That brings the total to 22 winning pen bets in 41 games since I started.

    Today’s games;

    Senegal v Colombia
    Penalty in match

    Japan v Poland
    Penalty in match

    England v Belgium
    Penalty in match

    Panama v Tunisia
    Penalty in match

    Small even stake singles.

    • maccathered 1 year ago

      Why not do them in a lucky 15 alex

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago

      I’ve been doing singles throughout the tournament and want to keep the consistency. makes it easier with the totals and don’t want to dip into that balance. but not a bad shout macca as an additional separate bet if I use 1 point from a different pot.

    • maccathered 1 year ago

      Surely doing lucky 15s will be more profitable than doing 4 singles,you win for one correct,four correct you hit the jackpot lol

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago

      If all 4 landed then yes the L15 would be more profitable, but that’s very unlikely. The way they have been averaging out is 50% chance of a penalty in each game, often seeing 2 of 4 games landing.
      Comparing the same total stake, lets say 4 POINTS, with all odds more or less the same, if I did them as 4 singles – 2 land I make profit, whereas the same total stake as a L15 if only 2 landed I would make a slight loss on my total stake.

      I’m doing the singles as it’s building a steady profit as long as at least half of them land.

    • old al 1 year ago

      I’m with you on this one Alex, to me it never makes sense doing a lucky 15 unless the prices are high { if you can get a profit from two winners}. One bet looses you’ve lost over half your bets, Your way, if they all come in you’re quids in anyway and two is a profit. Each to their own I suppose.

  12. bullseye 1 year ago

    World Cup 15:00
    Senegal vs Colombia – over 4.5 first half Asian corners
    Senegal vs Colombia – Sadio Mane over 0.5 shots on target

    Double 15/8 Bet365 **NAP**
    World Cup 15:00
    Japan vs Poland – Poland over 4.5 team multi corners 11/8 Paddypower **NB**

    Good luck all

  13. barman 1 year ago

    Taking all the possibilities, who will pass through if:
    Poland win
    Colombia draw?

    Further more, I am going for btts in Japan and Colombia to win .

    The best football of the tournament so far played from
    Uruguay Brasil Croatia and Colombia.

    To reach the semifinals I am very confident that Croatia is the one, I am not sure if I posted before (Croatia to win the group).

    To pass through also the above 3 adding Sweden.

    Sweden, have no star but they have spirit and soul.

    About England-Belgium, both they want to avoid Colombia for sure, a draw is the most possible result and Panama, btts GG&OVER should be there.

    GL to all

  14. kelly.d 1 year ago

    tip i got this morning thought i would share it just in case,

    14:00 Newcastle
    Horse Racing / UK & Ireland / Newcastle
    Today 14:00
    To win
    Where’s Jeff (Winner)10/3

    14:20 Nottingham
    Horse Racing / UK & Ireland / Nottingham
    Today 14:20
    To win
    Alabama Dreaming (Winner)9/4
    Double (1 x €50.00)

    • Alves 1 year ago

      Nice one Kelly, wee fiver cover 3 places at 5/1 ?

    • maccathered 1 year ago

      Cheers for sharing kelly i took the first horse when it drifted to 7/1.nice one.

    • Alves 1 year ago

      Fiver 2 places as well on 2nd horse, de sousa on it so every chance. 5/2 wi ££ back if 2nd

    • jimba 1 year ago

      Kelly did double?, kicking myself first one I got 17/2, should know better, singles with horses?. Nae mind Thanks for sharing. GL ?

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago

      Thanks Kelly, got on Where’s Jeff @ 7/1 single also

  15. kyle b 1 year ago

    Japan vs Poland

    Japan to score in second half
    Paddys – 3 Points

    June Profit / Loss: – 7.75 Points

  16. Alves 1 year ago

    Ma punts for the day. Gutted to miss out on 40/1 Gl & 5 corners each half last night.

    Goal & 4 corners each half in both early games 14/1 Skybet

    All 4 games 1-3 gls, 1-5 cards & 7-13 corners 35/1

    Colombia to win, 11+ corners & Sanchez 2+ tackles 18/1

    Jap v Pol BTTS IBH, VAR to be used 2+ Sen v Col 200/1+

  17. alex_mufc83 1 year ago

    Alongside the usual penalty bets, i’m on the following;

    Senegal v Colombia
    Panama v Tunisia
    Over 2.5 mgls

    Japan double chance

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago


  18. dc john boy 1 year ago

    Japan to score
    Senegal btts

    Double 6/4

    Add Tunisia over 1.5tgs Treble 7/2

    Only risking a couple of points as I have been poor on World Cup games so far

    Good luck

    • dc john boy 1 year ago


  19. sasaharv62 1 year ago

    Got a quid acca going on Kellys 2 horses & all 4 WC games to be draws….Poss 2k return.

    • sasaharv62 1 year ago

      well that’s a dud lol

  20. mint 1 year ago


    Senegal v Colombia k.o 3.00

    Juan Cuadrado booking in 90mins.

    Skybet 5/2 Goodluck.


    • mint 1 year ago

      Senegal v Colombia k.o 3.00

      Juan Cuadrado booking in 90mins.

      Skybet 5/2 Goodluck.

      MINT…? first tip in age’s and lost.

  21. agd 1 year ago

    England 4-1 Belgium 50/1 bet365
    This game reminds me of Euro 96 v Holland I was convinced it would be a goalless draw so I went fishing came home to find out England had played out of this world and I had missed a great performance. ,

    • maccathered 1 year ago

      You got a point there mate all this talk where teams want to finish,England want to win the group as it really doesn’t matter who they meet next round as England are a lot stronger than Japan,Senegal, and Colombia.

  22. jimba 1 year ago

    Mane first goalscorer in Senegal ?? game 3pm. 13/2 also atgs 11/5@Ladbrokes ??. GL ?

  23. alex_mufc83 1 year ago

    when VAR works against you….. lol

    definitely a penalty that – had to go through player to get ball (Colombia v Senegal)

  24. bullseye 1 year ago

    World Cup 15:00
    Senegal vs Colombia – over 4.5 first half Asian corners ❌
    Senegal vs Colombia – Sadio Mane over 0.5 shots on target ✅

    Double 15/8 Bet365 **NAP**
    World Cup 15:00
    Japan vs Poland – Poland over 4.5 team multi corners 11/8 Paddypower **NB** ✅ WON

    Dead first half done my NAP in but come out with profit so all good. Will probably go In-play for the the Group G games.

  25. maccathered 1 year ago

    England v Belgium
    England to win at 6/4 (NAP)*****
    Good luck all

  26. happyhendry 1 year ago

    England v Belgium
    England to loose at 3.2 (NAP)*****

    This just ain’t Panama this time, let them get their hopes up then crash to reality. The money is following passion not logic and value bet for the quality of Belgium

    • maccathered 1 year ago

      There is no value on Belgium given their injuries.

  27. GregBrowning 1 year ago

    Ante Post – Best bet of the tournement

    Columbia to win their group 11/8 ✅

    • HullShaker 1 year ago

      Cracker Greg – they’re a decent outfit ???

  28. buzzer 1 year ago

    now we are on to last two/ three matches for england now was fun while it lasted …. England to win 6/4

  29. sean ireland 1 year ago

    England v Belgium

    England to win or draw, over 1.5 match goals, 6+ match corners and 20+ match booking pts @ 6/4 Skybet RAB…Looks a decent punt to me. Good Luck.

  30. mr h 1 year ago

    England B v Belgium B

    BTTS and o2.5gls


  31. HullShaker 1 year ago

    Afternoon gents – quick post as still at sodding work…




    Best of luck!

    • xhaka khan 1 year ago

      Fellaini 9/4 at 365

  32. wasclueless 1 year ago

    Rashford shot on target 4/5

  33. buzzer 1 year ago

    a few for intrest

    kane over 1.5 shots on target 11/10

    England most shots on target 11/10

    over 1.5 match goals 1/2

    all bets put on as even stakes singles at 888

  34. craneguy 1 year ago


    vardy atgs 17/10

    £15 wh free bet, not risking my own hard cash on this one afraid cant call it at all…………….


    • Mr Fixit 1 year ago

      It’s a game to watch and one maybe no one wants to win.
      9 changes for Belgium, 8 for England.
      England: Jordan Pickford; Phil Jones, Gary Cahill, John Stones; Trent Alexander-Arnold, Eric Dier (capt), Fabian Delph, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, Danny Rose; Jamie Vardy, Marcus Rashford.
      Belgium: Thibaut Courtois (capt); Thomas Vermaelen, Dedryck Boyata, Leander Dendoncker; Nacer Chadli, Mousa Dembele, Yori Tielemans, Adrian Januzaj; Marouanne Fellaini, Thorgan Hazard; Michy Batshuayi.

  35. maccathered 1 year ago

    England v Belgium
    Trent Alexander Arnold Man of the match at 25/1,got to be worth a few quid,he’s up against Hazard which will be an interesting battle,if he does well to contain Hazard he;s in with a shout.

    • thompy 1 year ago

      Which Hazard….

    • xhaka khan 1 year ago

      Bo and Luke

    • maccathered 1 year ago

      Thorgan Hazard………………..

    • elvis parsley 1 year ago

      I’m sure it was Micky hazard.
      Played like him. guess being good at footy doesn’t run in his family

  36. xhaka khan 1 year ago

    Vardy 2/1 atgs at PP

  37. xhaka khan 1 year ago

    My Ralph Milne Sportsman Bet.

    Btts both halves. 22/1. B365.

    5 English pounds staked

  38. duncanpoundcake 1 year ago

    Top scorer in these 22starters is Mr Fellaini ,to score and be carded 30ish /1 ,just for interest GL

    • duncanpoundcake 1 year ago

      Fellaini content to run the show ,never mind GL

  39. xhaka khan 1 year ago

    John stones is 20/1 atgs or 33/1 fgs in play

  40. bullseye 1 year ago

    World Cup In-play HT:

    England vs Belgium – over 0.5 MG’s
    England vs Belgium – over 9 corners

    Panama vs Tunisia – Tunisia to score

    Treble 2.18/1 Bet365

  41. HullShaker 1 year ago

    (1900 KO):




  42. HullShaker 1 year ago

    No Fellaini booking but had a solid yellow shout in the 1st half…not to be and no complaints!

  43. lifebhoy 1 year ago

    Belgium = a ROCKET
    England = a DAMP SQUIB

    • alex_mufc83 1 year ago

      Not a bad result for England group wise

  44. xhaka khan 1 year ago

    Momentum Gareth. Momentum.

    Silly line up.

  45. bullseye 1 year ago

    World Cup In-play HT:

    England vs Belgium – over 0.5 MG’s ✅
    England vs Belgium – over 9 corners ❌

    Panama vs Tunisia – Tunisia to score ✅

    Treble 2.18/1 Bet365 LOST

    One corner short. Well done all winners

  46. alex_mufc83 1 year ago

    Nothin doing on the penos today

    Well done all winners

    • Mr Fixit 1 year ago

      Just got to beat who is in front of you. Simple as.

  47. craneguy 1 year ago

    WD hull galdo on the corners sir…………..

    ma bet LOST vardys a fud……….. tank fek was free bookies cash on it…………….

    • recoba 1 year ago

      Craneguy? ?An this is from a CFC fan…try harder to type the Engerlish as its taking me 2 looks to read your posts at time never mind e rest on here. BOL
      Slangs great m8 buy mon e boy. ;) ?

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