World Cup 2022 odds, picks and predictions

Analyzing the soccer odds to win the World Cup 2022 in Qatar, with picks, predictions and best bets.

The World Cup 2022 draw was held Friday, April 1, and countries now know their respective groups. Qatar is the host nation with opening matches kicking off Nov. 21. Below, we look at the World Cup 2022 odds and make our expert World Cup picks, predictions and bets.

The World Cup will run for about a month with the title match set for Dec. 18 in Lusail. While the time of year sounds strange, it’s because this version of the Cup was shifted from its traditional June/July timeframe to avoid the summer heat in the desert.

Three teams in the 32-team Cup field are not yet known as 37 teams were drawn Friday. The final three teams will be determined in June when the European and intercontinental playoffs conclude.

Team USA was drawn into Group B with England, Iran and Wales or Scotland or Ukraine. Scotland and Ukraine will meet in June in a playoff delayed because of Russia’s attack on Ukraine. The winner will then face Wales later in the month for the World Cup berth.

Let’s dive into who has the best odds on the board.

World Cup 2022 favorites – Expert pick

Odds provided by Tipico Sportsbook; access USA TODAY Sports Scores and Sports Betting Odds hub for a full list. Lines last updated Saturday, April 2 at 11:18 p.m. ET.

FRANCE +550 (bet $100 to win $550)

France isn’t the technical favorite. That title belongs to the Neymar-led Brazil (+450). England (+550) is the only other nation with odds shorter than +750.

France had a disappointing out in Euro 2020, which actually was played in 2021 due to Covid-19. However, France has an absolutely dominant squad with talent all over the pitch.

In the attack, F Kylian Mbappe and F Karim Benzema will headline the team’s best XI. Benzema ranks No. 1 in La Liga scoring, having notched 24 goals in 26 games. Mbappe is just as lethal and was dubbed the best young player in the 2018 World Cup. He’s arguably better now.

France also has length and talent in MF Paul Pogba and MF N’Golo Kanté, the latter of which is among the best defensive mids in the world. Both were dubbed top-10 midfielders in the world.

With experienced defending and goalkeeping, FRANCE (+550) is my favorite to win the World Cup. It’s definitely worth a gamble at 5.5 to 1.

World Cup 2022 picks – contender

BELGIUM +1200 (bet $100 to win $1,200)

Belgium lost to Italy in a thrilling 2-1 quarterfinal match in Euro 2020.

Belgium should be seen as a real threat here, especially when it has the best midfielder in the world in Kevin De Bruyne. F/MF Eden Hazard and G Thibaut Courtois are also difference-makers and among the best at their respective position.

Belgium finished 3rd in the 2018 World Cup, losing to France 1-0 in the semifinal and blanking England 2-0 in the 3rd-place match. Belgium is good enough and consistent enough to go far, and at +1200, it has great value to win it all.

Belgium was 6-0-2 in qualifying players with 25 goals for and 6 against. It is rolling and is worth a play here. While it ranks 2nd in FIFA’s Men World Rankings, it gets no respect with the 7th-best odds.

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World Cup 2022 picks – Long shots

USA +10000 (bet $100 to win $10,000)

Sure, there might be some bias here, but considering the ceiling for the men’s national team, at +10000, it is worth a look. The Americans are laced with talent from Chelsea F/MF Christian Pulisic to Barcelona D Sergino Dest.

The USMNT also has a relatively easy route.

Even if they finish 2nd Group B, they’ll likely get the Netherlands. The US is a proven side, having taken down No. 9 Mexico 1-0 in the CONCACAF Gold Cup final.

The talent, upside, and route are there. At +1000, there is some value here.

DENMARK +3000 (bet $100 to win $3,000)

Denmark is also worth look as the odds are just too sweet.

With a gritty defense and a competent attack, Denmark put on a show in Euro 2020, losing to England 2-1 in extra time in the semifinal. The game was in London, giving the British a slight edge.

Thirty-year-old MF Christian Eriksen, who suffered cardiac arrest in Euro 2020, is stable and back on the pitch. He’ll be a factor in the attack, currently playing for EPL’s Brentford.

Denmark, No. 11 in the FIFA rankings, went 9-1-0 in qualifying, totaling 30 goals and allowing 3. Denmark, which tied with Germany for the most points in qualifying, is an elite side and has good odds at +3000.

Odds to win Group B

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ENGLAND

  • Yes -300 (bet $300 to win $100)
  • No +200 (bet $100 to win $200)

IRAN

  • Yes +2000 (bet $100 to win $2,000)
  • No -10000 (bet $10,000 to win $100)

USA

  • Yes +550 (bet $100 to win $550)
  • No -1205 (bet $1,205 to win $100)

Odds to qualify from Group B

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ENGLAND

  • Yes -2000 (bet $2,000 to win $100)
  • No +1000 (bet $100 to win $1,000)

IRAN

  • Yes +400 (bet $100 to win $400)
  • No -599 (bet $599 to win $100)

USA

  • Yes +100 (bet $100 to win $100)
  • No -140 (bet $140 to win $100)

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World Cup 2022 futures odds for title and group winners

World Cup betting favorites.

The 2022 FIFA World Cup draw was Friday afternoon, revealing the group stage pairings for each country in the field.

While three groups still have one team each to be decided, including the USA’s Group B with Iran, England and a fourth team that will be determined in the future, we largely know who each team needs to go through when play begins in November in order to reach the knockout stage.

Below are odds via Tipico Sportsbook for who advances from each of the completed groups, and top-10 odds for which country wins the whole thing later this year in Qatar.

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2022 World Cup Draw: Here’s who the US Men’s National Team will face in Qatar

The USMNT’s World Cup roadmap was set Friday.

The groups for the 2022 World Cup are set. Well, mostly.

The draw for this fall’s chance to crown a world champion is missing three teams, as the full field of 32 has not yet been finalized. We do, however, mostly know who the United States Men’s National Team (USMNT) will be playing in the group stage this November and December.

The Stars and Stripes were placed in Group B Friday, lining them up for games against:

  • England (FIFA world ranking: fifth)
  • Iran (21st)
  • the winner of an international playoff between Wales (18th), Scotland (39th), or Ukraine (27th)

That will determine the two sides that will eventually advance to the 16-team knockout stage in Qatar. The international playoff will take place in June. Once that’s set, we’ll know the exact lineup the USMNT will have to conquer in order to push toward the greatest prize in soccer.

Costa Rica vs. USA odds, picks and predictions

Analyzing Wednesday’s Costa Rica vs. USA odds and lines, with CONCACAF World Cup qualifying picks and predictions.

Team USA (7 wins, 2 losses, 4 draws) visits the National Stadium of Costa Rica Wednesday to take on Costa Rica (6-3-4) in the final round of CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers. Kickoff is scheduled for 9:05  p.m. ET. Below, we preview the Costa Rica vs. USA odds and lines, and make our best World Cup bets, picks and predictions.

Both teams are in a good position to qualify for the 2022 World Cup.

USA enters the match after a 0-0 draw March 24 against Mexico in Mexico City and a 5-1 victory Sunday over Panama behind a hat trick by F Christian Pulisic. It is riding a four-match unbeaten streak in World Cup qualifying. USA has scored 21 and allowed 8 goals in its 13 matches.

Costa Rica plays a slow game with a dominating defense as well. It has  allowed just 8 goals, but scored a mere 11. However, it is riding a 3-game World Cup qualifying winning streak and will be at home.

With a win, Costa Rica will pull into a 3-way tie with the USA and Mexico, one that can only be broken if Mexico loses to El Salvador. With goal difference then mattering, the USA is safe from the 4th spot in CONCACAF,  which goes for a playoff, unless it loses to Costa Rica by 6 goals.

Costa Rica vs. USA: Odds, picks and predictions

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  • Money line: Costa Rica +260 (bet $100 to win $260) | USA +127 (bet $100 to win $127) | Draw +205 (bet $100 to win $205)
  • Over/Under: 2.5 (O: +145 | U: -180)

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Prediction

Costa Rica 1, USMNT 1

Money line (ML)

LEAN to the DRAW (+205).

Costa Rica hasn’t lost in 3 straight games and is playing quality soccer. Its last loss was 1-0 to Canada on Nov. 31.

In its last 4 road matches, the USA has drawn twice and lost twice, not giving bettors much confidence in the road side despite Sunday’s electric win over Panama.

Also, the USA basically has a World Cup spot locked up, so players like Pulisic may not see a third straight game of high-volume minutes. Given the USA’s struggles on the road and Costa Rica’s recent dominance, I’ll take the draw in this battle.

Over/Under (O/U)

PASS.

The Under 2.5 is the best play here, but it’s far too juiced at -180 to really consider, especially as both sides are coming off a match in which the Over 2.5 would have hit.

With that in mind, play BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE at +110  as my best bet. While Costa Rica doesn’t have a thriving attack, it has scored in its last 3 games and will be at home.

As for the US, it’s bringing an A squad captained by Pulisic and M Gio Reyna, who could lead the team’s midfield. USA has scored in 7 of its last 9 qualifying matches.

I expect both to score in this one.

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Alphonso Davies cried watching Canada’s men’s team qualify for its first World Cup in decades

The Canadian star had nothing but glee for his teammates.

Unfortunately, one of the world’s biggest stars, Alphonso Davies, had to sit out Canada’s men’s soccer team’s final push for the 2022 World Cup. Following a battle with COVID-19 earlier this year, the 21-year-old suffered lingering heart issues. Heart issues that were so severe, he wasn’t medically cleared for action.

Those heart problems were also enough to keep Davies on the sideline for Canada’s (-316) climactic qualifying match with Jamaica on Sunday. Unless they paid for tickets, the Canadian men, of course, hadn’t been to the great tournament as competitors in 36 years. Davies would have to watch his teammates in tenuous nervousness, in the comfort of his home, hoping they could pull off history without him. It’s a feeling of helplessness you’d rather not be privy to.

Boy, did they reward Davies’s anxiety.

This fall will now be the Canadian men’s first World Cup since 1986. I’m not particularly great with time but even I know that it’s been a while.

And Davies, again watching at home (while streaming on Twitch), couldn’t help but break down with intense emotions at the news.

Incredible. That’s the kind of sports moment that really pulls on the heart strings.

To put a bow on the history, Davies had a (likely prerecorded) message for his Canadian teammates after the game.

This is admittedly speculation, but Davies saying “we” for games that won’t be played for eight months seems like an amazing sign of how his health is coming along. “We”, meaning us, might soon see this superstar adorned in Canadian red, in the World Cup.

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USA vs. Panama odds, picks and predictions

Analyzing Sunday’s USA vs. Panama odds and lines, with World Cup qualifying picks and predictions.

In Sunday soccer action, USA (6 wins, 2 losses, 4 draws) welcomes Panama (5-4-3) to Exploria Stadium in Orlando for the final round of CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET (on FS1). Below, we preview the USA vs. Panama odds and lines, and make our best World Cup bets, picks and predictions.

The United States drew Mexico 0-0 Thursday despite several chances in the final third. Star F Christian Pulisic started the match and had the best opportunity of the game, failing to convert in front of goal.

The US ended with 9 shots, 4 on target, while Mexico has 11 shots and 2 on target. The US now welcome Panama. A win will seal the USMNT’s Qatar World Cup bid.

Panama beat USA 1-0 in Central America on October 21, 2021. Panama had 8 shots and 4 on target, holding the US to just 5 shots and none on target.

Panama sits fifth on the CONCACAF table with 18 points and desperately needs some points as Costa Rica is fourth with 19 points. Panama drew Honduras 1-1 Thursday.

USA vs. Panama: Odds, picks and predictions

Odds provided by Tipico Sportsbook; access USA TODAY Sports Scores and Sports Betting Odds hub for a full list. Lines last updated Saturday at 10:32 p.m. ET.

  • Money line: USA -230 (bet $230 to win $100) | Panama +670 (bet $100 to win $670) | Draw +350
  • Over/Under: 2.5 (O: -105 | U: -120)

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Prediction

USA 1, Panama 0

Money line (ML)

PASS.

The United States (-230) is the better team, but the money line price is too expensive to bet USA outright. Typically, when I pass on a money line value, I like to look at whether or not both teams will score.

Considering the last game between these two teams had just 4 shots on target, I would bet against an abundance of opportunity. However, the BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE “NO” is priced at -165.

I’d rather play the straight-up Under as the best bet.

That said, D Sergiño Dest, M Gio Reyna and Pulisic all missed that October match. The latter two should see a hefty amount of minutes as the USMNT looks to lock up its spot in the World Cup.

Over/Under (O/U)

BET the UNDER 2.5 (-120).

The United States managed good attempts against Mexico but failed to convert any. In 12 World Cup qualifying matches, USA has scored 16 goals and given up just 7.

Panama has scored 15 and allowed 14 in its 12 matches. The US is 1-6 O/U in its last 7 international matches across all competitions. Panama is 1-4 O/U of 2.5 total in its last 5 matches.

Considering those records and how well the US has defended in the qualifying rounds, I’ll take the Under, especially as both teams are coming off a game Thursday and have another Wednesday.

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Mexico vs. USA odds, picks and predictions

Analyzing Thursday’s Mexico vs. USA odds and lines, with MLS picks and predictions.

On Thursday, USA (6 wins, 2 losses, 3 draws) visits Estadio Azteca in Mexico City to take on Mexico (6-2-3) in the final round of CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers. Kickoff is scheduled for 10 p.m. ET. Below, we preview the Mexico vs. USA odds and lines, and make our best World Cup bets, picks and predictions.

Both teams are in a good position to qualify for the 2022 World Cup.

While each has totaled 21 points and sit second (USA has a leg up on goal differential) in CONCACAF behind Canada, they’ve managed those in different ways.

The USA has scored 16 and allowed 7 while Mexico has scored 14 and allowed 8. The result has been a tie the last two times these national teams met in Mexico, with a 1-1 draw in 2017 and 0-0 clean slate in 2013.

The United States beat Mexico 2-0 in their first battle Nov. 12. That game was played at TQL Stadium in Cincinnati. USA had 18 shots with 5 on target and 49% possession while Mexico totaled 8 shots, 4 on target and 51% possession.

Mexico vs. USA: Odds, picks and predictions

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  • Money line: Mexico -107 (bet $107 to win $100) | USA +350 (bet $100 to win $350) | Draw +220
  • Over/Under: 2.5 (O: +145 | U: -180)

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Prediction

Mexico 1, USMNT 1

Money line (ML)

LEAN to the DRAW (+220).

The USMNT is going to be bringing its A team to hopefully seal up its bid for the World Cup. However, while it did bring F Christian Pulisic, key M Weston McKennie will be out with injury.

With a game against Panama on March 27 and then Costa Rica on the 30th, I’m not sold that coach Gregg Berhalter is going to force his best lineup into playing a full 90 minutes.

Mexico, on the other hand, rarely gets the United States at home, so I expect its top team to take the pitch.

However, Mexico has yet to beat either the USA or Canada in World Cup Qualifying, so taking it at -107 could allow for unneeded risk given the reward.

I’d play the DRAW (+220) given both the last results in Mexico have that way.

Over/Under (O/U)

LEAN to the UNDER 2.5 (-180).

There isn’t a best bet in this game, and it’s solely because of the value on this total.

Mexico’s last two WC qualifying games, and four of its last six games, have gone under 2.5 goals.

It’s not like the United States has had goal-heavy games either as five of its last six have also gone under 2.5 goals.

As for the rivalry, its last four Gold Cup or WC Qualifying matches have gone under 2.5 goals and the last two times the USA has traveled to Mexico the results have been both a draw and under 2.5 goals.

I’ll take the UNDER 2.5 (-180) given that the absence of McKennie could limit USMNT’s ability to transition, although it’s just for a lean given the price you have to pay for it.

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World Cup Qualifying: Honduras vs. USA odds, picks and prediction

Analyzing Wednesday’s Honduras vs. USA odds and lines, with CONCACAF World Cup qualifying picks and predictions.

In the third match of the final round of 2022 World Cup Qualifying for both teams, USA takes on Honduras Wednesday. The match is slated to start at 10:30 p.m. ET at Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano in San Pedro Sula, Honduras. Below, we preview the Honduras vs. USA odds and lines, and make our best World Cup qualifying bets, picks and predictions.

This will be the USA’s second road match, having disappointingly tied Canada 1-1 at home Sunday.

After going up 1-0 early in the second half, the Americans allowed a nice Canadian cross across the middle to find the back of the net. In the first match of the final round, the USA traveled and drew El Salvador 0-0.

The US has two draws in the final round, as does Honduras. Both sides plus Canada and El Salvador are the four that have drawn both of their first two matches. Honduras drew both El Salvador and Canada as well.

Honduras vs. USA: Odds, picks and predictions

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  • Money line: Honduras +350 (bet $100 to win $350) | USA -122 (bet $122 to win $100) | Draw +215
  • Over/Under: 2.5 (O: +125 | U: -180)

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Prediction

USA 1, Honduras 1

Money line (ML)

“LEAN” to the DRAW (+215) as the best value on the money line. Both sides have played the same competition and while USA drew Canada, it did so without M Gio Reyna and M Weston McKennie.

The Americans needed that win and truly didn’t deserve it. McKennie was dismissed, and now D Sergiño Dest may be out as well as he left against Canada due to an ankle injury.

There’s no reason to believe USA can come out and win this game despite F Christian Pulisic in for the side recently placed in the top-10 of FIFA’s international rankings.

USA is the better side, but it hasn’t shown that lately.

Over/Under (O/U)

“LEAN” to the UNDER 2.5 (-180) as the better value is on the money line. Typically, I’d like the full unit bet, but I’d still only go for a half unit as the price is steep.

In the four games combined for the two sides, only 4 goals have been scored. Both teams had a scoreless match in the last week, so it’s entirely possible this one doesn’t see a single goal.

USA clearly struggled to create chances, and without key midfielders, it may once again fail to move the ball. As for Honduras, behind FC Dallas M Bryan Acosta, it has played up to its level of competition.

Given how both teams have played lately, the Under is the better bet, but the price makes me hesitant to put much on it.

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World Cup Qualifying: Canada vs. USA odds, picks and prediction

Analyzing Sunday’s CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying match between Canada and USA, with odds, lines, picks and predictions.

In the third and final round of 2022 World Cup qualifying, Canada plays the USA at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. The match is set to kick off at 8 p.m. ET. Below, we preview the Canada vs. USA odds and lines, and make our best World Cup qualifying bets, picks and predictions.

While the United States was given a pass to the final round, Canada had to earn its way. In its first match of the final round, Canada drew Honduras, a team that received an automatic bye to the last round as well.

The United States played El Salvador to kick off the final round and drew 1-1. Superstar F Christian Pulisic did not play but the team did have M Weston McKennie.

After a terrific Gold Cup campaign, GK Matt Turner received the nod to start for the USMNT in their first match. While this should be a close game, the United States is coming in as a strong favorite.

Canada vs. USA odds, picks and predictions

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  • Money line: Canada +410 (bet $100 to win $410) | United States -165 (bet $165 to win $100) | Draw +265
  • Over/Under: 2.5 (O: -115 | U: -125)

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Prediction

United States 2, Canada 0

Money line (ML)

“LEAN” to the UNITED STATES (-165) despite the steep price. Now, the valuation may be shaken once the status of Pulisic is confirmed.

He’s the USMNT wonderboy. He tested positive for COVID-19 and is looking to regain his fitness. GK Zach Steffen, the typical starter, also has remained out.

With Barcelona D Sergiño Dest and Dortmund F Giovanni Reyna on the roster, the talent is there, and the USA should be able to expose Canada at least once.

This is a good value but could go into the -200 zone if Pulisic is announced to play. Then again, it could be a plus-money bet if he’s confirmed out. For now, it’s a risk, but one that, for half a unit, is a good play.

Over/Under (O/U)

BET on the UNDER 2.5 (-125) as the best value in this match. Both teams hit the Under in their first final-round match.

With Turner playing well and the United States having held up for most of the Gold Cup and against El Salvador, there’s a good chance Canada doesn’t get on the board.

Canada’s Gold Cup match with Mexico ended 2-1 on a 99th-minute penalty, but its two other knockout-stage matches went to the Under. Canada drew Honduras 1-1 with only 3 shots on goal.

Although star F Cyle Larin, the goalscorer against Honduras, should be active, I’d still expect the USMNT defense to get the best of Canada.

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Team USA receives commitment from Treveon Graham

NBA veteran Treveon Graham has committed to play for Team USA in the AmeriCup qualifying tournament, Michael Scotto of HoopsHype reports.

Four-year NBA veteran Treveon Graham has committed to play for Team USA in the AmeriCup qualifying tournament Feb. 19-20 in San Juan, Puerto Rico, league sources told HoopsHype.

Graham, 27, has played for the Hornets, Nets, Timberwolves, and Hawks during his four-year career. He last played in the NBA with the Hawks in March 2020 and is known as a defensive player who can guard the one through four positions on the floor.

Graham is the fifth known player to commit to Team USA for the AmeriCup qualifying tournament. Former Nets first-round pick Josh Boone committed Friday, which was also reported by HoopsHype. The duo joins former All-Stars Joe Johnson and Isaiah Thomas, and former 76ers two-way player Dakota Mathias.

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