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Four European favorites to fight for the biggest Trophy

The biggest carnival of football has come to its business end. The tournament started with 32 different nations from six continents. It is claimed to be one of the most thrilling yet a cup with unexpected results as heavyweights like– Brazil, Argentina, Spain, Uruguay, Portugal, and Germany are already out of the tournament and Teams such as Japan, Iran and Russia played one of their best seasons of Football.

The final four teams signify that Brazil might be the birthplace of soccer but Europeans are the real dominators. The first semifinal will be played between France and Belgium on 10th July at St. Petersburg Stadium on Tuesday while the English giants will take on Croatian dark-horses on 11th July at Luzhniki Stadium on Wednesday. Both matches will start at 11.30pm which might be inconvenient for the Asian fans out there but the true love has no boundaries.

The history and coincidences are indicating that England is the favorites to lift the trophy while other team’s fans believe that it’s not easy for them to lift anything until Croatia, France or  Belgium are present in the tournament. The statistics say that Belgium and Croatia are the only teams who won all their matches including the group stages which might be a sign of danger for English and French fans.

So, Is it really coming home or the Belgium, Croatia or France will lift the cup? Predict the winner and write it down in the comments section.

Syed Zuhair Ali
Syed Zuhair Ali
A student of Journalism and Mass Communication who loves to write about social issues through his poetries.