World Cup Opening 2018: Russia vs Saudi Arabia – Match Overview

world cup opening russia vs saudi arabia

Hi folks, today we are starting with our series of free football analysis and predictions for the World Cup 2018 in Russia. Let the thrill begin! Stay tuned, we’ll keep you updated with all matches that are coming.

The four year wait is finally over on Thursday afternoon, with the 2018 FIFA World Cup getting underway. Hosts Russia open proceedings against Saudi Arabia at the Luzhniki Stadium in a game that will be watched all over the globe and it’s crucial that the home team get off to a good start. Also drawn alongside Uruguay and Egypt, Russia will feel that they have a decent of progressing through into the knockout stage but three points are essential here. But they face a Saudi Arabia side who’re making their first appearance at the final since 2006 and they’ll be determined to upset the party. However they’re in wretched form on the road, winning just one of their last ten games which stretches back to June 2017.

Russia vs Saudi Arabia @ 16:00 GMT, 14.06.2018

Prediction: Russia to win against Saudi Arabia in 1st half at odds 2.10

Prediction: Russia to win against Saudi Arabia FT result at odds 1.50

Russia will win this game totally. They are the hosts of this World Cup FIFA 2018 tournament and they have all the advantage in this particular game, the full support is there. Plus playing this game with a side who is not so good in terms of the qualities of players, Russia is the favorite team here to win .

This game will produce more goals two three four or even five goal is the least expected from both teams which means that both teams scoring in this particular game is very possible but the end we see the Russian to win and this has to start from the first half.