Argentina vs France: Predictions, Tips and Betting Odds
The South American nation is set to give Lionel Messi a proper send-off by winning the competition on Sunday.
The World Cup final is upon us! Argentina and France will go head to head to decide who takes home the iconic Qatar trophy.
France is set to defend its status as world champions, having won the competition in 2018, while Argentina looks to claim a first World Cup title since 1986.
Argentina is a slight favorite to win the World Cup final with odds of 7/4 (2.75) with bet365.
France has slightly higher odds of 9/5 (2.80) while the raffle is priced at 2/1 (3.00).
First Goalscorer Odds for Argentina vs France
Lionel Messi is the joint top scorer in the World Cup and is the favorite to break the tie in 7/2 (4.50).
Frenchman Kylian Mbappe is alongside Messi at the top of the goalscoring table with five goals and is priced at 9/2 (5.50) to open the bookmark.
Preview Argentina vs France
All eyes are on Lionel Messi heading into this World Cup final as the iconic star hopes to end his international career with the grand trophy that has eluded him.
This will be Messi’s second World Cup final, having lost to Germany in 2014, and the Albiceleste will be eager to give him the send-off he deserves by beating France.
Les Bleus didn’t look great in their knockout victories against England and Morocco, but they have the experience to claim another success.
While a World Cup win would help settle the debate about Messi being the best the game has ever seen, a second success in a row for Kylian Mbappe would push him fully into the frame for that title.
Tips and predictions for Argentina vs France
Four of the last five World Cup finals have been under 2.5 goals and this match could follow that trend with odds of 8/13 (1.62).