Qatar 2022: Supercomputer predicts winner of World Cup trophy ahead of quarter-finals
A supercomputer has predicted that France will beat England in their 2022 World Cup quarterfinal clash on Saturday, Sporting Life reports.
That will see the defending champions set up a semi-final clash against Portugal, who are backed to beat Morocco.
On the other side of the draw, Argentina is predicted to see off Holland, with Brazil edging out Croatia. That would result in a mouth-watering Superclasico semi-final.
And it’s the five-time World Cup champions that will apparently do the job against Lionel Messi and co. to reach the final.
On the other side of the draw, Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to crash out with Portugal in their semifinal against France.
The supercomputer reckons that Kylian Mbappe will face off against Paris Saint-Germain teammate Neymar for the top prize.
But it will be Brazil celebrating come the final whistle with victory over Les Bleus.
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