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World Cup 194 43 Five World Cup Cinderella predictions 11264162 Honduras Honduras World Cup

Honduras isn't expected to do much. A lot of people think they'll finish last in Group H. But the Central Americans have some real talent in Suazo up top, Palacios in the middle and Figueroa as a defensive/holding player. Switzerland is beatable, and Chile will be without its top scorer when the two teams meet on June 16. To make the knockout round would, in and of itself, would be a Cinderella run. The Group of Death winner would be up next. If that's Brazil, yikes. But if it's not, and there are no sure things in Group G, maybe the Hondurans could score an even bigger upset.

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World Cup 194 43 Five World Cup Cinderella predictions 11264161 Denmark Denmark World Cup

I don't think anyone is betting on Denmark to win a group headed by the Dutch, but they will have a good shot at beating out Cameroon for second place. Denmark has a very stingy defense, and qualified easily for the Cup. If they do come in second, that could produce an intriguing Round of 16 game against Italy. The Italians are not as strong as they were in '06 (they just lost to Mexico in a friendly), and it will be tough for the defensive-minded Italians to score against a defensive-minded Dutch team. One Bendtner goal could be all the Danes need to reach the quarters.
 

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World Cup 194 43 Five World Cup Cinderella predictions 11263930 Nigeria Nigeria World Cup

Tough to pick Nigeria over Argentina in Group B, though it wouldn't be the biggest surprise, especially if the Nigerians get the veritable African Boost. But even with a second-place finish, they would take on the winner of a wide-open Group A. Nigeria could easily reach the quarters without even scoring a real upset in any of its first four matches. Depending on the draw, a spot in the semis could be realistic.
 

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World Cup 194 43 Five World Cup Cinderella predictions 11264072 Serbia Serbia World Cup

Another brutal group to call (and according to some, this is almost a second Group of Death), Serbia has a chance to do some damage here. Germany has some key injuries, Michael Essien is out for Ghana, and Australia is a little older and not quite as good as they were in '06. Serbia is a superb defensive team, with two rocks in the back in Vidic and Ivanovic. Stankovic provides a strong midfield presence. Serbia is certainly not the favorite in Group D, but it wouldn't be a terrible shock were they to win, given the other squads' issues. If they do win, that would set up a likely Round of 16 matchup against the U.S., in which you'd have to favor Serbia. A possible quarterfinal against Argentina would be a classic offense vs. defense showdown. Could be interesting.
 

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World Cup 194 43 Five World Cup Cinderella predictions 11264163 Mexico Mexico World Cup

Mexico's Group A may be the toughest of any group to predict. There's host South Africa, on paper the weakest team, but no host country has ever failed to make the knockout round. France, an incredibly strong team on an individual talent basis, looked shaky in qualifying. And you can't discount Diego Forlan and Uruguay. But Mexico has looked very sharp in the warm-up friendlies. The 3-1 loss to England in no way reflected what happened on the pitch, and the Tricolores beat Italy, 2-1. If Mexico can top the group, and that's a distinct possibility, they would face the No. 2 team from Group B, which could be Nigeria. No easy task there, but at least they would avoid the big powerhouses. Mexico in the quarters is a real possibility.
 

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