Football is the most popular sport in the world with over three billion fans world wide. This year, from June 12 to July 13, football fanatics will be glued to the screen cheering their respective teams as they try to out do each other in the football world cup to be staged in Brazil. Let us take a look at the top team in this year’s world cup competition.
Brazilian National Team
Football commentators and auditors have opined that there will be no way Brazil will not win the 2014 world cup. The home advantage which goes with hosting the matches and a very strong team of players are the bedrocks to their analysis. Brazil are six times world cup winners and also four times winners of the confederation cup. The team is populated with world class players who play their football in the most competitive leagues in Europe. The experience will be very vital in building up confidence and also execution of tactics.
Spain has the most competitive domestic league in Europe. The current European champions’ league trophy is within their borders after two if the teams in that home league, locked horns in the Final. Most of the Spanish players play in their local league; this factor does a lot in building unity and proper coordination in the team. Spain are the title defenders, also reached the finals of the confederation cup where they were edged out by Brazil. They will go to Brazil with a much improved team.
This team goes into the world cup with a superb young team. Compared to all the other German national teams since the merging of West Germany and East Germany, this it touted as the strongest team. Germany has won previously three world cups and achieved the second place in the same competition four times. Will history repeat it self this time round? with such an impeccable combination of players? We wait to watch and see!
The two teams that football analyst have all agreed might meet in the final is Brazil and Argentina. Brazil and Argentina are located in the same continent, South America, therefore, Argentina will not have to worry about the psychological part of the play.Argentina also have a lot of experienced and world class players, from Lionel Messi, Gonzalez Higuain and Kun Aguero. The striking force in these team is the most lethal and tactical in 2014 world cup. If they do not manage to reach the semis, they will have themselves to blame.
Now let as brace ourselves and wait to see who will be the champions. thirteen days to go!