The French had trouble in their first game of the group stage. They lost against Mexico 1-4, with the experienced player Andre-Pierre Gignac scoring the only goal of the game.
France comes in at the bottom of Group A, with their dismal performance against Mexico causing a repeat. Bookies say France will be much more competitive this time around; you can bet on them for 1.25, a draw at 6.55 and South Africa to beat France at 14.00
The Tricolours lost their first game. This is bad. South Africa will play hard and they might win because the Tricolours defense is slow. The teams have nothing to lose so it will be a close game with lots of goals scored.
- If France loses their next game and Japan does not defeat Mexico, Sylvain Ripaul’s side will have a lost chance of qualifying for the playoffs. A bet that France will not take one spot in the group is possible with odds of 3/1
- If France doesn’t lose in round 2, then they still have hope of making it to this year’s tournament.
- South Africa cannot make the play-offs if they lose to France and Mexico does not lose to Japan. South Africans will need to avoid losing in the upcoming match, or else they will be eliminated from qualifying from the group.
Bets and odds for the match France Ol. – South Africa Ol
According to the bookmakers, the French are favored heavily for tomorrow’s match against South Africa. Sylvain Ripaul’s men can be bet at odds of 1.23 to win the matchup.
Bookmakers estimate the victory of South Africa at odds of 13.50.
Betting on a draw in the upcoming game is possible with the odds 6.90.
- No more than 1 goal has been scored in the 1st half of the last 7 games of Ol, and there have not been more than 2 goals in 4 of their last 7 matches. Bet on “1st Half: Total less than 1.5” at odds of 1.40 and “2nd Half – Under 1.5 Total” at odds of 1.92
Betting on the French national team Ol.
The French team lost to Mexico (1:4) in the first round of the Olympic tournament. Despite this, France’s chances of qualifying from the group look good. You can bet on the French making it into the play-offs with odds of 1.40
France’s performance at the last Olympics shows that they win about half of their matches in which they score 2 goals or less per game, making it hard to predict who will come away winners if Soccer Rival bets on them.
Bets on the South African national team Ol
The team started the tournament with a loss against Japan. That made it more difficult to win in the group. The team’s chances of getting out of the group are not very good. It has 8.5 odds for that happening, so it is pretty unlikely.
South Africa placed last in the group stages at the Olympics and is also a contender for dead last. Betting on this result at the end of group play would be a smart move- it is as low as 1.29 to bet on it happening.
In the last 4 games, the South African team has not scored 3 times. You can get odds of 1.60 on them not scoring in the next game.