South Africa plays Mexico in the third round of the Olympic tournament. The game will be on July 28th in Sapporo, Japan. South Africa v Mexico: Forecast, odds, statistics.
South Africa have lost twice in the first two rounds of the group stage. First, they were beaten by Japan (0-1) and then by France (3-4). They are last in the group before the final round. They are six points behind leader Japan and three points behind arch-rivals France.
The South African team qualified for the Olympics. They won one out of six games they played in their last six matches.
Mexico played two games in the Olympics. The first game was against France and they won 4-1. In the second game, they played Japan and lost 1-2. Mexico still has three points which is second place behind leader Japan.
The Mexican team won all of the games in the tournament. One was on penalties. They won against Romania and Australia in friendlies that were played before the 2020 Olympic Games. The Saudi Arabia game ended with a 1-1 draw.
The South African team played two football games. They jumped very high and did not score any points. They will need to stop playing soon because the schedule is tight and they play a very physical game.
The Mexicans have many more players who are used to hard work, and they have a higher skill level. We’re betting on Mexico to win with the handicap (-1.5). That means for every $1 bet we will get $2.15 back, but we will lose our initial $1 bet if Mexico does not win.
In the soccer game, Mexico’s team won with a score of 4-1.