06/09/2014 06:44 pm ET | Updated Jun 09, 2014

FiveThirtyEight’s World Cup Predictions | FiveThirtyEight

FiveThirtyEight’s World Cup forecasting model uses ESPN’s Soccer Power Index (SPI) — a system that combines game- and player-based ratings to estimate a team’s overall skill level — to calculate odds of each country’s performance during the two stages of the World Cup.

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