1 Reason Why Each Team Can Win the World Cup

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1 Reason Why Each Team Can Win the World Cup
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The 2014 FIFA World Cup has been a superb celebration of football so far, but with 32 nations now whittled down to just eight, each one of them will be dreaming of producing just three more victories—which would see them lift the famous golden trophy.

Each of the eight group winners have gone on to win their own round of 16 fixture—some considerably more comfortably than others—and, whether by 90 minutes, extra time or penalty shootouts, have all arrived at the quarter-final stage.

There remain favourites and outsiders, but at this stage it's impossible not to cast their collective minds forward and wonder what could yet be ahead. Each side will feel they have something to offer which could see them lift the World Cup this year—here we take a look at the best reason each nation will feel gives them the edge.

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