20 Jun Will Argentina’s Copa America hopes be ended by Qatar?
Our 6/4 banker bet that Chile would beat Japan by greater than a objective landed in midweek. Nevertheless the 2019 Copa America has been a little bit of a minefield for punters up to now, having produced a good few shocks, with Argentina already on the brink of elimination.
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After two lacklustre performances, Argentina’s hopes are hanging by a thread and something aside from a victory towards Qatar on Sunday will see them eradicated. If Paraguay beat Colombia, who’re already confirmed as Group B winners, the Albiceleste might solely end third. Nevertheless that may nonetheless be sufficient for them to sneak into the knockout part.
Lionel Messi continues to hold the load of a nation on his shoulders and whereas he performed effectively throughout their 1-1 draw with Paraguay, his teammates now have to step up. Qatar have acquitted themselves brilliantly up to now, and their high-tempo strategy has proven they aren’t merely right here to make up the numbers. They wish to assault and, given Argentina’s defensive frailties (they’ve conceded in 4 of their final 5 video games), each teams to attain seems a lock right here at 11/8.
Choice: £6 on each teams to attain at 11/8 with bet365.
The First Aim Flutter
Brazil have been left annoyed by VAR after having at least three objectives chalked off as they slipped to a shock 0-Zero draw with Venezuela in midweek. Nevertheless, they regarded a greater aspect following the introduction of Gabriel Jesus and the Manchester Metropolis striker ought to preserve his place when the Selecao face Peru on Saturday. Tite’s aspect — unbeaten now in 12 matches — will high Group A in the event that they keep away from defeat however a demanding public will certainly need them to go for the jugular and Jesus may very well be the person to get with at 11/Four to attain first.
Choice: £4 on Gabriel Jesus to attain first at 11/Four with bet365.
The Tasty Treble
Ecuador endured a depressing build-up to this 12 months’s Copa America, failing to win any of their 4 warm-up matches and so they then fell to a 4-Zero defeat to Uruguay of their first recreation. They face Chile subsequent and La Roja look worthy favourites at 5/6.
Uruguay have regarded spectacular up to now and will show too scorching for Japan. Oscar Tabarez’s males have netted 14 instances with out reply throughout their final 4 fixtures. Japan have introduced an experimental squad to Brazil, with no fewer than eight gamers making their full debuts throughout a 4-Zero shellacking by the hands of Chile. You will get 6/Four with bet365 about Uruguay successful this and overlaying a two-goal handicap and on what we have now seen so removed from the Blue Samurai, that appears an incredible bet.
Venezuela look good issues at 9/20 to beat a Bolivia aspect who’ve misplaced 5 video games on the spin and who’re leaking objectives. The Chile/Uruguay/Venezuela threefold is paying higher than 11/2 with bet365 and appears very stable.
Choice: £4 on the treble at 5.64/1 with bet365.
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