Octopus Says Spain Will Win!

Paul Octopus

Paul the Octopus, notoriously gifted World Cup picker, has selected Spain with his suction cups to become the next world champion.

Paul’s been under pressure in his home country of Germany after he selected Spain to beat the Germans, which they did.

Now Paul has upped the stakes, and is taking direct aim at his feathered enemy, Mani the parakeet, who has picked the Netherlands to win.

This is all Europe cares about right now. Paul’s pick is featured in Russian, German, and Spanish papers this morning.

El Pulpo Paul may be on the brink of making many friends in Spain.

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