Dougie Critchley (Football Daily), Charlotte Duncker (The Times), Duncan Alexander (Opta Analyst) and BOXXER’s Savage Dan cover all things football as we edge ever-closer to the start of the most unique staging of the competition in its history.
The panel discuss which of the two powerhouses of the game, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, needs World Cup triumph more, which players could further enhance their reputations in the Middle East, who the tournament Dark Horses are as well as highlighting the frontrunners for the Golden Boot award.
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0:00 – Does Lionel Messi’s legacy rely on a World Cup win?
4:16 – Who needs a World Cup triumph more – Messi or Ronaldo?
6:12 – Which players will have a breakout tournament?
9:45 – France’s prospects, injuries and squad harmony
13:48 – Do Brazil have the best squad?
17:25 – Wales and their World Cup chances
22:15 – Is Gareth Bale the best British player ever?
24:00 – Who are the competition’s Dark Horses?
27:34 – Who will finish as Top Goalscorer?