The latest Ipsos Global Advisor survey was conducted in 27 countries around the world and explores the attitudes towards the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia among those aware of the upcoming tournament. The survey was conducted online among adults aged under 65.
Nearly one in four (23%) of those aware of the WC think that the German football team will win the final of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia, followed by the national teams of Brazil (21%), Spain (11%), Argentina (8%), France (4%), Portugal (3%), England (3%) and Russia (2%). Germany is also ahead when it comes to the question of which country is most likely to finish the tournament as the runner-up. Worldwide, almost two in ten people (18%) believe that Germany will become second, whereas at least fifteen percent consider that Brazil will be the runner-up.