2010 FIFA World Cup Betting news… The first match up of Round 1 on Wednesday from group H will be Honduras playing Chile from Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit at 7:30 AM EDT. In this Match up Chile hopes to take advantage of a troublesome Honduras as Suazo is expected to return and he’s the main reason for Chile being back at the World Cup in its 1st time since 1998. With Honduras ranked 38th it’s amazing with their injuries that they have made it thus far. Honduras is placing most of its efforts in the hands of Pavon who ended Concacaf finals with 7 goals.
At Present the Odds makers have Chile at -1 (+120) and Honduras a +1 (-140) with the Over 2 ½ (+135) and the under at 2 1/2 (-155) and on the Money Line has Chile at (-181) with Honduras at (+ 500) and the Money line for the draw at (+270).
The Second and final match up of Round 1 for Tuesday gives us from group H, Spain playing Switzerland from Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban at 10:00 AM EDT.
Second ranked Spain starts it’s Trek for their first world Title as it matches up with Switzerland tomorrow. This team has had only once lost since 2006 won the Euro Title, and has a 10-0-0 record for World Cup Qualifying! Incredible stats! On the other bench Switzerland is in its second WC appearance. Unfortunately injuries will leave them with out two leading stars Frei and Behrami for this opening match.
At Present the Odds makers have Spain at -1 ½ (+108) and Switzerland a +1 ½ (-128) with the Over 2 1/2 (-110) and the under at 2 1/2 (-110) and on the Money Line has Spain at (-375) with Switzerland at (+ 1000) and the Money line for the draw at (+410).
The Third matchup is for Round 2 on Wednesday and is from group A with South Africa playing Uruguay from Loftus Versfeld Stadium in Pretoria at 2:30 PM EDT.
South Africa was able to avoid becoming the 1st WC host to lose an opening game. They hope to win their second game tomorrow which celebrates Youth Day in South Africa so they can have a double celebration and are that much closer to the knockout stage. Uruguay on the other side will start 3 forward and has the sites set on passing thru the group stage for 1st time since 1990. And these forward have a lot of talent and scoring ability.
At Present the Odds makers have Uruguay at PK (-150) and South Africa at PK (+130) with the Over 2 (-105) and the under at 2 (-115) and on the Money Line has Uruguay at (+135) with South Africa at (+ 200) and the Money line for the draw at (+105).