World Cup 2014 – Predictions for Portugal

Football.  Love it or hate it, it’s going to be hard to avoid for the next month.  This week, as the World Cup in Brazil kicks off, International House Santa Clara has been going a little football crazy.  We’ve been asking our students whether they are optimistic about Portugal’s chances in the World Cup and how they think the team will perform in their Group G games against Germany, the USA and Ghana. Here are some of their predictions…

Joana's World Cup predictions are hopeful but cautious.

Joana’s World Cup predictions are hopeful but cautious.

A gloomy forecast from Mariana AKA "a bruxa"!

A gloomy forecast from Mariana AKA “a bruxa”!  (Picture adapted from the image by Trish 2 on deviantart.com (link below))

(Photo of the crystal ball adapted from the original image by Trish2, deviantart.com/art/Crystal-Ball-2-48410126)

Guilherme predicts a goal fest!

Guilherme predicts a goal fest!

Maria Beatriz can see Portugal going all the way!

Maria Beatriz can see Portugal going all the way!

Tiago thinks it'll be tough but that Portugal will get out of Group G.

Tiago thinks it’ll be tough but that Portugal will get out of Group G.

Joao can see Portugal doing well.

Joao can see Portugal doing well.

Tomé's predictions

Tomé’s predictions

Sofia is quietly confident...

Sofia is quietly confident…

Inês is tipping Portugal against USA and Ghana...

Inês is tipping Portugal against USA and Ghana…

Vitor says the future is bright for Portugal...

Vitor says the future is bright for Portugal…

What does Telmo think lies in store for Portugal?

What does Telmo think lies in store for Portugal?

Carolina reckons Portugal are in with a good chance...

Carolina reckons Portugal are in with a good chance…

For those of you with World Cup fever, why not check out our pinterest page?  It is full of links to media coverage in English of Portugal at the World Cup in Brazil.

IH Santa Clara's pinterest board is full of English language coverage of Portugal's team at World Cup 2014.

IH Santa Clara’s pinterest board is full of English language coverage of the Portuguese team at World Cup 2014.

 

 

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