"I think France will win it and I'm 100% sure they'll be in the final!"
Those were the immortal words of Team 33's in-house Nostradamus Joe Coffey as he correctly predicted France will reach the 2018 World Cup final on our World Cup preview show (proof below in podcast form).
In fairness to Joe, he was adamant from the start that this is France's year and he's almost right... they'll just have to take care of a strong Croatia side on Sunday. Easier said than done of course.
So this Friday, I was joined by Stephen Doyle, Ciaran Bradley and Ronan Mullen from the OTB office to preview the final and also talk Paul Pogba and Luka Modric.
You can listen to the full preview on the podcast player or on iTunes:
— Newstalk Team 33 âš½ï¸ (@teamthirtythree) July 13, 2018
And of course, Joe is almost right with his prediction: