Sports Illustrated and SI.com polled its staff for their predictions on how the World Cup will play out. Spain and Brazil received the most votes as projected winners, while the U.S. is expected to qualify from Group C. Share your thoughts on how you think the U.S. will fare in South Africa.
 
Grant
WAHL
 
AMexico
Uruguay
 
BArgentina
Nigeria
 
CEngland
USA
 
DSerbia
Germany
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Slovakia
 
GBrazil
Portugal
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
Serbia
 
3rd Place
Brazil
 
2nd Place
England
 
Champion
Spain
 
Gabriele
MARCOTTI
 
AUruguay
Mexico
 
BArgentina
Nigeria
 
CEngland
USA
 
DGhana
Germany
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FParaguay
Italy
 
GBrazil
Portugal
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
Cameroon
 
3rd Place
Brazil
 
2nd Place
England
 
Champion
Argentina
 
Steve
DAVIS
 
AMexico
South Africa
 
BNigeria
Argentina
 
CEngland
USA
 
DGermany
Serbia
 
ENetherlands
Denmark
 
FParaguay
Italy
 
GBrazil
Ivory Coast
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
England
 
3rd Place
Germany
 
2nd Place
Brazil
 
Champion
Spain
 
 
Sid
LOWE
 
AUruguay
France
 
BArgentina
Nigeria
 
CUSA
England
 
DGermany
Ghana
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Portugal
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
England
 
3rd Place
Argentina
 
2nd Place
Brazil
 
Champion
Spain
 
Jonathan
WILSON
 
AFrance
Uruguay
 
BArgentina
South Korea
 
CEngland
USA
 
DSerbia
Germany
 
ENetherlands
Denmark
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Portugal
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
Serbia
 
3rd Place
England
 
2nd Place
Spain
 
Champion
Brazil
 
Jen
CHANG
 
AFrance
South Africa
 
BArgentina
South Korea
 
CEngland
USA
 
DGermany
Serbia
 
EDenmark
Netherlands
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Ivory Coast
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
England
 
3rd Place
Germany
 
2nd Place
Brazil
 
Champion
Spain
 
 
Tim
VICKERY
 
AFrance
Uruguay
 
BArgentina
South Korea
 
CEngland
USA
 
DGhana
Germany
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Ivory Coast
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
England
 
3rd Place
Argentina
 
2nd Place
Spain
 
Champion
Brazil
 
Raphael
HONIGSTEIN
 
AUruguay
France
 
BArgentina
South Korea
 
CEngland
USA
 
DSerbia
Germany
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Ivory Coast
 
HSpain
Switzerland
 
4th Place
England
 
3rd Place
Argentina
 
2nd Place
Spain
 
Champion
Brazil
 
Georgina
TURNER
 
AMexico
France
 
BArgentina
South Korea
 
CEngland
USA
 
DGermany
Serbia
 
ENetherlands
Denmark
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Portugal
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
England
 
3rd Place
Spain
 
2nd Place
Brazil
 
Champion
Argentina
 
 
Mark
MRAVIC
 
AFrance
Mexico
 
BArgentina
South Korea
 
CEngland
USA
 
DSerbia
Australia
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Ivory Coast
 
HSpain
Honduras
 
4th Place
England
 
3rd Place
Serbia
 
2nd Place
Brazil
 
Champion
Italy
 
Marcela
MORA Y ARAUJO
 
AFrance
South Africa
 
BArgentina
Nigeria
 
CEngland
USA
 
DGermany
Ghana
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Slovakia
 
GBrazil
Ivory Coast
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
France
 
3rd Place
Ivory Coast
 
2nd Place
Netherlands
 
Champion
Argentina
 
Mark
Bechtel
 
AFrance
Mexico
 
BArgentina
Nigeria
 
CUSA
Slovenia
 
DSerbia
Germany
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Ivory Coast
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
Germany
 
3rd Place
Argentina
 
2nd Place
Brazil
 
Champion
Spain
 
 
George
DOHRMANN
 
AMexico
South Africa
 
BArgentina
Nigeria
 
CEngland
Slovenia
 
DGermany
Ghana
 
ENetherlands
Denmark
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Portugal
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
Netherlands
 
3rd Place
Argentina
 
2nd Place
England
 
Champion
Spain
 
Ben
REITER
 
AMexico
France
 
BArgentina
South Korea
 
CEngland
USA
 
DGermany
Ghana
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Paraguay
 
GBrazil
Portugal
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
Germany
 
3rd Place
England
 
2nd Place
Spain
 
Champion
Brazil
 
Ben
LYTTLETON
 
AMexico
Uruguay
 
BArgentina
South Korea
 
CUSA
England
 
DGermany
Serbia
 
ENetherlands
Cameroon
 
FItaly
Slovakia
 
GBrazil
Portugal
 
HSpain
Chile
 
4th Place
Serbia
 
3rd Place
Spain
 
2nd Place
Argentina
 
Champion
Brazil
 
 

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