After a shock upset in the opening round, Argentina left it late to defeat Mexico and Poland. Winning Group C they will now advance to take on Australia which comes out as a surprise. Get updated Argentina vs. Australia odds for the Round of 16 matchup.
Argentina Vs. Australia Odds
- Argentina Moneyline: -525
- Draw: +600
- Australia Moneyline: +1500
- Argentina To Advance: -1100
- Australia To Advance: +650
Latest Argentina Vs. Australia odds via DraftKings Sportsbook
This was likely not the Round of 16 matchup you were expecting as Denmark were favorites to come out of the group with France. With Australia taking the second spot, it sets up a very favorable draw for Argentina and advancing deeper into the tournament.
It has been familiar faces in the scoring department for the Argentina Starting 11 this tournament. Messi and Enzo Fernandez had the two goals vs. Mexico, while Alexis Mac Allister and Julian Alverez scored vs. Poland.
After a rocky matchday 1 vs. Saudi Arabia, the Argentinian backline looked far more in shape with Otamendi and Romero leading the way. This team is primed to be in a good spot to make a deep run.
France and Denmark were expected to be the heavy favorites coming out of the group, but Australia had other plans. This team fully deserves it behind a sneaky strong Australian Starting 11. Earning two clean sheets is a tough task, even against Tunisia and the likes of Denmark.
A stringy Aussie defense will have its hands full against Alvarez, Di Maria, and Messi in the attacking third.