Bookmakers look convinced Germany will be joined by World Cup finalists in qualifing from Group B’s ‘Group of Death’ but while the Germans look the real deal, there are too many questions surrounding the Dutch to justify their price to progress. Portugal have Europe’s best player in their ranks plus a steely defence while the Danes are far from pushovers. Take the 3/1 on Germany/Portugal in the reverse forecast with Sportingbet, where you’ll get paid handsomely should both teams make the quarter-finals.
After starting his career in newspaper journalism, Mark soon found his way into the online betting world, forging a career in content, social media and marketing production. With a huge passion for stats, the Football League and European football, Mark’s other interests include playing rugby, following his beloved QPR and travel.