Yahoo's Global Football Ambassador Jose Mourinho has delivered his verdict on the World Cup group stages, giving us his exclusive picks for the tournament in Brazil.
The Chelsea boss, with a little help from Yahoo's Melanie Collins, has picked his group winners and runners-up in Brazil.
However, it proved a tricky enterprise...
"I'm very emotional, I go always with my friends," Mourinho says before picking the Netherlands to finish as runners up in Group B behind Spain, since he and Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal worked together at Barcelona in the late '90s.
In Group G, Mourinho is certain no one will finish with zero points, but he does see Germany finishing top with Portugal behind them. But, he added, that he's afraid for his native Portugal against the U.S.
And finally, in Group H, he said "Belgium has the talent," but somewhat surprisingly went with Russia to finish first and Belgium second — perhaps due to their youthful inexperience.
Here's how Jose sees the round of 16 shaping up...
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