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5 Weird Coincidences That Indicate Argentina Is Winning World Cup 2022

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In less than 48 hours from now, Argentina will be playing a World Cup final against France. While the presence of Lionel Messi obviously spikes up the optimism, the Argentinian fans have even more reasons to believe, There are just too many coincidences from their World Cup-winning campaign in 1986.

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We take a look at five weird coincidences that had Argentinian fans believe they are going to beat France in the final.

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Morocco Progressing Beyond Group StageLast time Morocco progressed beyond the group stage was in 1986 - the year Maradona led Argentina to World Cup glory. Morocco again advanced beyond the group stage this year. 

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EA Sports PredictionThe EA Sports promotion had Argentina lifting the cup. Since 2010, EA Sports have got all the predictions right, thus there's one more reason for the fans to believe.

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Brazil Getting Out On Penalty ShootoutAnother coincidence is that when Argentina last won the cup, Brazil were knocked out on a penalty shootout. This time too they were crashed after failing to beat Croatia on a shootout.

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Australia Knocked Out By Eventual ChampionsAustralia were knocked out by Argentina in Round of 16. The only time they qualified for the Round of 16 previously was in 2006, when they lost to the eventual winner Italy.

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France Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris Yellow JerseyTwice in 1978 and 1986, when Argentina won the World Cup, their opponents' goalie wore yellow jumper. On Sunday, you will see France's Hugo Lloris in the same colour jumper.

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