ESPN FC's fantasy guru Mark Donaldson runs you through the ESPN FC Match Predictor. Do you have what it takes to win the grand prize? ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop and Alexis Nunes face off as they give some of their own predictions ahead of the World Cup. From the group stage to the final, find out who ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno has lifting the World Cup trophy in Russia. From the group stage to the final, find out who ESPN FC's Gab Marcotti has lifting the World Cup trophy in Russia. From the group stage to the final, find out who ESPN FC's Julien Laurens has lifting the World Cup trophy in Russia. From the group stage to the final, find out who ESPN FC's Paul Mariner has lifting the World Cup trophy in Russia. Brazil have emerged as narrow favourites to win the 2018 World Cup in Russia ahead of reigning holders Germany, according to players of ESPN FC's Match Predictor game.
Neymar and co. are backed to lift the trophy for a record-extending sixth time by 43 percent of users on the day before the tournament kicks off in Moscow on June 14.
Joachim Low's defending champions are expected to be the first side to retain the World Cup since Brazil in 1962 by 38 percent of players.
France and Spain (21 percent)…