Chile vs Australia 2017 Confederations Cup Soccer Odds & Pick

Posted by Peter Boysen on June 23, 2017 in

In the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, Chile will take on Australia on Sunday in the final match in Group B. It’s been an interesting start to the Group B standings, as Chile comes into the affair with a 1-1- 0 mark, while Australia is 0-1- 1. Australia could make a huge splash with a win in this game on Sunday.

Chile is coming off the 1-1 tie to Germany. Before that, Team Chile came away with a win over Cameroon 2-0.. Australia also is coming off a tie. They tied Cameroon on Thursday, which came after a 3-2 loss to Germany. Chile is the favorite in this matchup. Chile is listed at 9/25, and Australia listed at 7/1 in the soccer odds.

Chile vs Australia 2017 Confederations Cup Soccer Odds & Pick


When: Sunday June 26, 2017; 10:00 am
Where: Otkrytie Arena; Russia
TV: FSI, TELE
Radio: None
Stream Option: Fox Soccer 2Go
Soccer Odds: Chile 9/25, Australia 7/1

Why Bet on Chile?

In the most recent win for Team Chile over Germany, they scored just one goal, and that was in the 6th minute of the match. Alexis Sanchez, the 28 year old scored the goal. In the opening game against Cameroon, they scored a pair of goals. The game went scoreless the first 81 minutes, until Arturo Vidal, and Eduardo Vargas.

Goaltender Jhonny Herrera will get the start, and in the two Confederations Cup matchups, he has scored allowed just a single goal. Herrera is one of the team leaders, and is the oldest player on the squad at 36 years old. Chile has been around playing team soccer since the last 1800’s.

Australia is the underdog in the soccer odds against Chile.

Why Bet on Australia?

In the opening match-up, Team Australia picked up a tying goal from Tomas Rogic. The 34 year old is 6’2, and weighs just 196lbs. After trailing in that game 3-1, they picked up a goal to cut the deficit in half by Tomi Juric. In the game two, in a penalty kick, Mark Milligan, the 31 year old tied the game.

Team Australia has been around since just 1961. Australia has a 25 year old goaltender from Matthew Ryan. Ryan has allowed 2 goals per game during the Confederations Cup action. Australia’s 20 year old defenseman Joseph Gersbach is one of the toughest and most exciting to watch.

Betting Pick & Prediction

This is going to be a fun match-up. This should be interesting, just like all the other Group B matches so far. In the end, Team Chile should come away with the win here. Team Chile is a little faster, and a little more athletic than Team Australia. If Chile wins, they are guaranteed to finish in the Top 2 of Group B.

Chile scores a couple goals in this game, and keeps Australia off the scoreboard. We are going to make our bet for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup is Team Chile at 9/25 over Australia. Best of luck with your betting!