Jackson Cole (Staff Writer) – France Fallon d’Floor LU BEAUTY diamond geezer NO JOY SUPERSTITION Their second eleven could probably win the World Cup. The Samba Stars have world-beating quality in every area of the pitch, with physicality and form to match. Neymar’s fitness was the only question and he’s provided a resounding answer in the two warm-up matches. Olivier Giroud confirms N’Golo Kante is the nicest man in football They somehow managed to lose the Euro 2016 final on home soil but this French side have gone up a few gears since. It is also 20 years on from when Didier Deschamps captained Les Bleus to a World Cup triumph and he has every chance of achieving that feat as France manager. Joe Coleman (Staff Writer) – Brazil Billy Hawkins (Senior Writer) – Germany 7 A reminder to Liverpool fans about the very comical threat Neymar offers Paul Pogba buys France World Cup winners specially designed rings Brazil have two very solid teams, both of which are capable of winning the World Cup. I also think they will have a point to prove. Dele Alli reveals pre-match rituals and lucky charms he has before matches Watch every goal England scored at the 2018 World Cup 7 7 Michael Benson (Staff Writer) – Argentina Arsenal star Laurent Koscielny admits he didn’t want France to win World Cup Shy guy misery Good times For me, you can’t look past Brazil for the crown this year. Under new coach Tite, the Selecao are on an incredible run of form and look unbeatable when they are in full flight. Finally, they have sorted out their defensive issues and their attacking options just look too strong. France are the strongest side on paper but, as an England fan, we all know that equates to nothing once the first ball has been kicked. You’re the one Here at talkSPORT.com we’re no different and happy to put our necks on the line to provide our tournament predictions.So who do our writers believe will win the World Cup in Russia, scroll down to find out. Jogi Low’s side just have so much about them, making them one of the most versatile sides at the tournament. I’m expecting them to become the first team to retain the World Cup since Brazil in 1962. Pure class World Cup 2018 is about to get under way in Russia and fans are busy around the globe making predictions.Whether they are putting on bets, filling in brackets, entering sweepstakes, or just looking to prove their football knowledge to mates, it’s getting people talking. Learn the words for England’s catchy Gareth Southgate song 7 Write them off at your peril. Everybody is discounting the Argentinians because of their dodgy qualifying campaign, but that all goes out of the window once tournament football begins. Watch Jorge Sampaoli’s men gather some serious momentum in their group before Lionel Messi leads them to glory, finally securing his legacy with the most coveted international trophy of all. ‘It could have been me’ – Allardyce admits World Cup was tough to watch Sean O’Brien (Staff Writer) – Brazil Damian Mannion (Deputy Editor) – Brazil 7 Why does Luis Suarez kiss his wrist when he celebrates a goal? 7 Southgate makes young England fan’s day by replying to his letter 7 Anton Stanley (Features Editor) – Brazil This has the potential to be an incredibly open tournament, especially given the dramatic coaching changes with the Spanish national team. With an excellent mix of experiences and a squad fairly balanced in terms of attack and defence I do feel Brazil will be hard to stop if they hit top form.talkSPORT will be with listeners all day and all night at this year’s 2018 FIFA World Cup™ with over 800 hours of World Cup content and all 64 games live across the talkSPORT network.