2008 Olympic Football – Predictions

Who do you think will win the 2008 Olympic Football Tournament in China? Will defending champions Argentina take the gold, or will Brazil’s experience shine through? Can the Dutch and the Italians replicate their European form at the Olympics?

Let us know your thoughts in the comments below. I’ve listed the groups and the schedules beyond the group stage to make it easier for anyone to make their stage-by-stage predictions.


Here we go:

Group A: Argentina, Australia, Ivory Coast, Serbia.

Group B: Japan, Netherlands, Nigeria, USA

Group C: Belgium, Brazil, New Zealand, China

Group D: Cameroon, Honduras, Italy, South Korea

Predictions

Group A Winners:
Group A Runners Up:

Group B Winners:
Group B Runners Up:

Group C Winners:
Group C Runners Up:

Group D Winners:
Group D Runners Up:

QF #1 – Winner Group C v Runner-up Group D
QF #2 – Winner Group D v Runner-up Group C
QF #3 – Winner Group A v Runner-up Group B
QF #4 – Winner Group B v Runner-up Group A

SF #1 – QF 1 Winner v QF 3 Winner
SF #2 – QF 2 Winner v QF 4 Winner

Final – SF #1 Winner v SF #2 Winner

Let us know your predictions in the comments below and we can come back to this towards the end of August and compare notes.