World Cup

World Cup coverage from Coral Sports. News, predictions, analysis and tips from the expert Coral team.

Colombia danger men: Who do England need to watch out for?

| 03.07.2018

Who could run riot for Colombia? England take on Colombia in the last-16 of the World Cup. A win would seal the Three Lions’ first knock-out stage win in 12 years. Gareth Southgate’s men picked up six points from two games against Tunisia and Panama. But after making wholesale changes... View Article

Sweden v Switzerland could be closest knockout game yet

| 03.07.2018

Winner will take on England or Colombia The round of 16 draws to a close today with the final two matches. And the first of them is arguably the most intriguing of them all. One of Sweden or Switzerland will have a place in the quarter-finals of the World Cup.... View Article

Who could England play on their way to the World Cup final? 

| 02.07.2018

Path has opened up for Three Lions The summer’s World Cup in Russia is proving to be a brilliantly unpredictable affair. And that could present a huge opportunity for England. Gareth Southgate’s men cruised into the knockout stages. They take on Colombia on Tuesday night but have already seen Spain,... View Article

Belgium could go all the way but must get past dogged Japan first

| 02.07.2018

We look ahead to tonight’s World Cup last-16 tie It’s crunch-time for Roberto Martinez and Belgium. The Red Devils claimed nine points from nine in the group stages without having to move out of second gear.  A victory apiece over Tunisia and Panama was par for the course. While a... View Article

Big Match Breakdown: Brazil v Mexico

| 02.07.2018

Preview and tips ahead of the big game It’s South America versus Central America as Brazil clash with Mexico in a last-16 match at the Samara Arena. After a slightly sticky start, Brazil eased through to the knockout phase with 2-0 wins over Costa Rica and Serbia. Mexico were incredibly... View Article

Why Denmark’s best chance lies in playing ugly football

| 01.07.2018

Danes face a tough test against Croatia Age Hareide’s Denmark have reached the round of 16 for the first time since 2002, at this summer’s World Cup. But the Scandinavians now face a very difficult fixture against Croatia. Vatreni have played some of the tournament’s best football, topping Group D... View Article

Big Match Breakdown: France v Argentina

| 30.06.2018

Last-16 kicks-off with a titanic clash We all had a day to catch our breath after those hectic two-weeks of swashbuckling group-stage football. One thing is for sure though; there will be new champion come the 15th July. South Korea’s two-goal salvo against holders Germany was perhaps where the action... View Article

Uruguay v Portugal: Can Uruguay keep Ronaldo out?

| 30.06.2018

Will Ronaldo step-up again? Tonight pits Uruguay and Portugal together in the second of the last-16 ties. La Celeste eased through Group A with three wins from three games and didn’t concede a goal. They’ll be encouraged by both their star strikers getting off the mark as well. Luis Suarez... View Article