Tokyo 2020 Olympics odds: Who will win Men's and Women's football gold medals?

WE'RE treated to more football this summer with both the men's and women's gold medals up for grabs at the 2020 Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Brazil's men's team are favourites after Everton forward Richarlison inspired his nation to victory against Germany with a first-half hat-trick inside 30 minutes.

Spain are second favourites despite their star-studded line up failing to get off to a winning start against Egypt.

Spain's line up includes Euro 2020 young player of the tournament Pedri, Dani Olmo, Pau Torres and Eric Garcia.

The hosts Japan got off to a strong start with a 1-0 win over South Africa with Real Madrid forward Takefusa Kubo netting the winner.

Men's football – Gold medal winner

  • Brazil: 7/4
  • Spain: 21/10
  • Japan: 7/1
  • Mexico: 9/1
  • France: 10/1
  • Germany: 12/1
  • Argentina: 12/1
  • South Korea: 20/1
  • Ivory Coast: 33/1
  • New Zealand: 50/1
  • Romania: 50/1
  • Australia: 75/1
  • Egypt: 150/1
  • Honduras: 150/1
  • Saudi Arabia: 250/1
  • South Africa: 300/1

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Great Britain are joint third favourites to win gold after winning their first official game in nine years with a 2-0 win over Chile.

The hot favourites USA suffered a shock 3-0 defeat to Sweden in their opening game, despite their squad featuring 17 of their World Cup winners from 2019.

The Netherlands recorded a crushing 10-3 win over Zambia.

The European champions and World Cup runners-up will be hoping they can secure gold after setting a new record for most goals scored by a team in a single game in the competition’s history. 

It's last chance saloon for many of Brazil's ageing stars but they began their journey to a potential gold medal with an emphatic 5-0 win over China.

Women's football – Gold Medal winner

  • USA: 11/10
  • Netherlands: 9/2
  • Sweden: 5/1
  • Great Britain: 5/1
  • Brazil: 12/1
  • Australia: 17/1
  • Japan: 19/1
  • Canada: 25/1
  • New Zealand: 500/1
  • Chile: 500/1

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