World Cup 2018: Thought-provoking pre-tournament analysis to consider

0

AS well as our jam-packed Ultimate Guide we released as an online magazine, we’ve produced a number of pre-tournmanet analysis pieces to help give you the extra edge ahead of the big kick-off in Russia. Here’s a selection of our finest World Cup features. 

What effect might Ramadan have on performance?

Ramadan is due to end on the opening day of the 2018 World Cup.

Ben Levene (@BenLevene96) discusses how the holy festival could have a part to play in the competition.

Four fabulous stats-based selections

Numbers obsessive Ben Levene (@BenLevene96) has analysed the past five World Cups in order to find potential punting angles.

Here he showcases his four favourite stats-based selections.

Four request-a-bet style selections to cheer on

Request-a-bet style selections are all the rage these days.

Ben Levene (@BenLevene96) has sourced four attractive wagers that fit the bill from across the industry.

Continental kings: Who’ll take the crown in each region

Will Brazil take Top South American honours? Are Senegal the side to follow in Africa? Could there be a surprise side to emerge from Asia?

Ben Levene (@BenLevene96) picks out his favourite fancies from the top continental team markets.

Bookings bets to exploit

Gavin Murphy (@GamePlanGavin) has scoured the card markets and believes there’s opportunity to attack a number of big-priced bookings bets.

Our Card King ventures into the team markets to pinpoint players that have a history for trouble.

Five points-based plays from the group-stage

Ben Levene (@BenLevene96) has crunched the numbers from the previous World Cup tournaments and highlights five potential plays in the Over/Under points markets from the group-stage.

How often do teams conclude with maximum points, or the dreaded nil points?

Delightful Danes could hack-up in the group-stage

Ben Levene (@BenLevene96) reckons there are two excellent goals-based Over/Under angles of attack during the group-stage.

The Danes are fancied to impress but which nation may struggle to meet attacking expectations?

The Two Marks: World Cup previews

Our own Mark O’Haire (@MarkOHaire) joins Racing Post royalty Mark Langdon (@MarkLangdon) for a special pre-World Cup edition of The Two Marks.

Here the guys discuss their tournament NAP, their outright winner, the best bet surrounding England and the Top Goalscorer market.

Share.

About Author

Profile photo of admin

A bit like Charlie from Charlie's Angles, the ubiquitous WLB Admin guys are the all-seeing eyes of the site, making sure the web monkeys keep the site running.

Leave A Reply