2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup First Round Betting Predictions

Posted by Peter Boysen on July 6, 2017 in

Held every two years, the CONCACAF 2017 Gold Cup First Round games are ready to get started. Founded 26 years ago, there are 12 teams that are going to battle for the title. Mexico is the current champion, and they have won the title 7 times. Last year Mexico downed Jamaica in the title game, and Panama edged the United States in the third place game. The United States team has won 5 titles, with their most recent coming in 2013. The 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup will take place from July 7-26th ith all games in the United States. Let’s take a look at the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup First Round Betting Predictions.

2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup First Round Betting Predictions

French Guiana +120 vs. Canada -140

The Canadians are pretty big favorites in this game. They do not have a World Cup to look forward to, but they have a chance to get some young players a chance to play. The biggest question for Canada – can they get past Honduras when that time comes? Bet Canada -140 over French Guiana in this affair.

Honduras +215 vs. Costa Rica -112

Honduras has four players that are on MLS teams, led by Alberth Elis and Romell Quioto from Houston. The team Honduras team is looking to get off to a quick start in a Group without a major power. For Costa Rica, they are feeling good about themselves after some pretty nice exhibition games. They are the favorites in this. Bet Costa Rica -112

The US team is favorite in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup.

United States -145 vs. Panama +350

Note to the United States team – do not take this Panama team lightly. They played a 1-1 draw back in March, and Panama has played better as of late. There is quite a bit of international experience on this team, so they will be ready to roll, despite a tough first round battle. The United States team has a roster full of guys that are in the MLS. Bet the USA team at -145.

Martinique +186 vs. Nicaragua +139

Martinque is the underdog, and likely going to lose all three games in the Gold Cup. The Caribbean team will have to rely on their best player Steeven Langil quite a bit to score. He is going to have to score early and often for them to have a chance. Nicaragua has a roster full of guys that play for the club Real Estali F.C.. This should be a good matchup for Nicaragua, but winning this pool is going to be tough. Bet on Nicaragua +139

There is a look at our First Round Betting Predictions for the CONCACAF 2017 Gold Cup. Best of luck with all your betting and enjoy the Gold Cup!