Argentina vs. Switzerland Odds
BRAZIL (The Spread) – Argentina looks to continue its winning ways in the 2014 World Cup when it takes on Switzerland at noon ET today in the knockout stage.
Argentina won Group F by going a perfect 3-0-0 while Switzerland went 2-1-0 to finish second in Group E. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Argentina is favored to win this match in regulation, as it has odds of -220 to prevail in 90 minutes, while Switzerland has odds of +600 to win in regulation time. The odds of this match being a draw after 90 minutes has been set at +350, while the over/under total is listed at 2.5 goals.
Argentina is now 40-20-13 all-time in World Cup play thanks to a 2-1 win over Bosnia, a 1-0 win over Argentina and a 3-2 win over Nigeria. Argentina has been led by its superstar, Lionel Messi, who has four goals on seven shots in this World Cup. He is currently tied for the lead in goals in the World Cup. Marcos Rojo has scored the other goal for Argentina while two other players have chipped in with an assist.
Switzerland is now 11-15-6 all-time in World Cup play after picking up a 2-1 win over Ecuador and a 3-0 win over Honduras. The Swiss also suffered a 5-2 loss to France in group play. Switzerland has been led in World Cup play by Xherdan Shaqiri, who has three goals over the three games. Ricardo Rodriguez and Josip Drmic each have two assists for the Swiss as well.