After last night’s 2-2 draw with Ecuador, backing the Three Lions to win the World Cup might seem about as advisable as opening an e-mail from Richard Scudamore.
But as England prepare for their make-or-break opener against the Italians on June 14 in Manaus – now’s a good time to make sure you get yourself that extra insurance before a possible penalty shoot-out exit in Brazil.
Simply print off this nifty little Sweepstake Kit (put together by the Copacabana set in design) get friends, family and people you generally don’t speak to at work to chuck a few quid in the pot – and let the games begin.
Don’t worry if you draw South Korea or have to force yourself to cheer for the French because you didn’t get up to accounts on time to draw one of the decent sides.
Paddy’s got all the latest World Cup outright, top goalscorers and Group betting odds to keep you in the game until the final match in Rio on July 13.