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Russia: Achilles the oracle cat makes his Conf Cup final prediction 02:11

Russia: Achilles the oracle cat makes his Conf Cup final prediction

Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
July 2, 2017 at 10:54 GMT -00:00 · Published

Russia:

The Hermitage Museum's very own cat, Achilles, predicted a victory for the German national football team in the final game of the Confederations Cup, in Saint-Petersburg, Sunday.

The cat had to make a choice between two bowls of food and booths demarked with the national flags of Germany and Chile. The cat reportedly has an accuracy rate of 80 to 100 percent, guessing most of the winners of the Eurovision Song Contest and the Olympic Games, as well as the victory of Russia in the game with New Zealand.

On Sunday afternoon Portugal will face Mexico in Moscow to decide the bronze medalist of the tournament. The main event will take place in St. Petersburg at 21:00 local time (18:00 GMT), where World Champion Germany and Copa America winner Chile will compete for the title.

Russia: Achilles the oracle cat makes his Conf Cup final prediction 02:11
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Russia:

The Hermitage Museum's very own cat, Achilles, predicted a victory for the German national football team in the final game of the Confederations Cup, in Saint-Petersburg, Sunday.

The cat had to make a choice between two bowls of food and booths demarked with the national flags of Germany and Chile. The cat reportedly has an accuracy rate of 80 to 100 percent, guessing most of the winners of the Eurovision Song Contest and the Olympic Games, as well as the victory of Russia in the game with New Zealand.

On Sunday afternoon Portugal will face Mexico in Moscow to decide the bronze medalist of the tournament. The main event will take place in St. Petersburg at 21:00 local time (18:00 GMT), where World Champion Germany and Copa America winner Chile will compete for the title.

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