Poland will play Argentina in the highest-stakes match of Group C, both with a great chance of making the Round of 16. Visit our sportsbook to get the best World Cup markets and bonuses.
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Argentina and Total Under 3½ (-110)
With their victory over Saudi Arabia, Poland are one step closer to earning their spot in the knockouts. In order to theoretically ensure that success, they need one point against Argentina. However, even with a minimal defeat, they might easily advance in the competition in Qatar.
Poland had great efficiency in the final third, and despite being dominated through the entire game, they managed to score in both halves. Conversely, Argentina began their tournament with an unpleasant surprise, having lost to Saudi Arabia. They did bounce back to shut out Mexico, 2-0, with Leo Messi (goal and assist) being the MVP of the match.
If Saudi Arabia doesn’t defeat Mexico, one Argentine point against Poland is sufficient. However, don’t expect Argentina to have a defensive approach Wednesday. They aren’t used to playing that way, as in going after draws,
Despite beating Saudi Arabia, Poland haven’t offered high-quality performance in this tournament, sometimes disjointed in the final third. Do not expect them to go after the win, as they’ll be more than happy with one point. Argentina will dictate the pace.
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Draw Half-Time/Argentina Full-Time (+300)
Argentina suffered a shocking loss to Saudi Arabia, but still remain among the favorites to lift the trophy. They have a shot to win Group C, thus avoiding a more difficult foe in the Round of 16.
Poland and Argentina have met 11 times in their history, with the South Americans winning six of the matches. Lionel Scaloni’s men need to be at their very best in Wednesday’s match. Expect a slow start with no goals in the first half, then Argentina winning in the second half. If you’re betting online, this is one of the best value bets available on this match.
Lionel Messi Anytime Goalscorer (Ev)
Scaloni did make several changes against Mexico, compared to the match against the Saudis. It is expected Mac Allister will start the match again. Messi will be much more active in creating.
With his goal against Mexico, the Paris Saint-Germain superstar now has a dozen goals in his last six international games with Argentina, joining the legendary Diego Maradona (eight World Cup goals)/ That’s two goals behind their record-holder. Gabriel Batistuta. He will definitely play his best football in the Poland contest. We will include him in our soccer picks and parlays.
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