Achilles predicted Belgium's victory over France

10 July 2018

An official oracle of 2018 World Cup made his seventh forecast for a next match, which will be held today in Saint Petersburg.

In the morning on July 10, a white Hermitage cat-predictor have chosen a favourite of the today's football match between the national teams of Belgium and France. Achilles the cat made a bet on victory of the royal team over the team of French Republic.

Traditionally, before the prediction, two bowls with flags of the teams participating in the upcoming match were put in front of the cat Achilles. Without any hesitations, the oracle enjoyed the cat food from the bowl with the flag of Belgium.

Football match between France and Belgium will take place today, on 10 July, at 21:00 at the stadium "Saint Petersburg".


A Hermitage cat became known as a fortune-teller in 2017, during the Confederation Cup. It is a joint project of the St. Petersburg Committee for Tourism Development and the State Hermitage. The cat will also predict the outcome of the match for the third place that will take place in Saint Petersburg on July 14.