After a pair of draws to begin World Cup play, the United States men’s national soccer team punched its ticket into the Knockout Stage by defeating Iran 1-0 on Tuesday afternoon.
Now that the field has been whittled down, the USA odds to win the World Cup have improved. They are still a longshot, but Caesars has the United States at +7500 to win the tournament. The best payout can be found at FanDuel and DraftKings, which both have the U.S. at +9000 odds to win the World Cup.
The U.S. has never won the World Cup or even advanced to the final. Its next match will come against the Netherlands on Saturday, with the winner moving on to the quarterfinals.
The Netherlands is the favorite to defeat the United States with -330 odds, per DraftKings. USA has +235 odds to pull the upset.