The European Champions take place next month with many people asking, can Germany go all the way this year?
Joachim Low’s side have qualified for the finals in style, winning every match in their group. They will go into their first game against Portugal full of confidence. It is a game that Low’s men are expected to win, you can back them at 4/5 with Bet365.
Betting on Germany to do well in tournaments has been very popular as they seem to relish this kind of football, however they do seem to be the nearly men at the moment, finishing as runners-up in 2008. They have also finished third in the previous two World Cup’s.
With a very impressive young squad at the 2010 World Cup, many people are tipping the German side to be stronger this year and go one better than last time out. You can back them at 7/2 with Coral to lift the trophy this summer. They are also being offered at 7/4 with BetVictor to make the final, regardless of the result.
Football betting pundits will see that Mario Gomez is a striker at the very top of his game and could prove to have an extremely good tournament in Poland and Ukraine. Gomez has scored 41 goals for Bayern Munich this campaign.
He has also found the net for his national side six times in as many appearances. This form makes the 26-year-old bookmakers favourite to take the golden boot, he is available at 8/1 with Blue Square.
The Germans were last winners in the Euro’s back in 1996, where they played Czech Republic in the final. You can bet on a repeat final at long odds of 125/1 with Willam Hill.
Germany are sure to be a side that many teams will fear in this tournament, they are in a great run of form and will feel they are due success in a major tournament. I’m sure you wouldn’t bet against them in a penalty shootout!