2014 Football World Cup. Costa Rica vs England. Preview & Free Tips. 24/06/2014.

World Cup 2014 Tips

Costa Rica meet England today at the 2014 World Cup, at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte.

Form

The two sides have never met before.

Costa Rica are 2 from 2 so far, defeating Uruguay 3-1 in their first match, and defeating Italy 1-0 in their second match.

England are yet to register a win in the tournament, going down 2-1 to Italy in the first round. and 2-1 to Uruguay in the second round.

Injuries & Suspensions

There are no concerns for either side.

Prediction & Tip

Costa Rica have enjoyed a breakout tournament, and have already earned progression to the Round of 16. England have disappointed at this years World Cup, and will be looking to give their fans some hope for the future with a competitive performance here. Even though England are going into this fixture as favourites, it’s hard to ignore the recent form of Costa Rica. Therefore we’ll go for the 14/5 that Ladbrokes are offering for a draw.

Costa Rica draw England  1-1