Oracle Paul ‘Psychic’ Octopus puts Spain, not Germany to WC final

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Football’s psychic sea creature – Paul The Octopus – is making yet another World Cup prediction. But this time, the eight-tentacled oracle is betting on Spain winning the semi-final against his home country, Germany. Paul has a perfect record when it comes to predicting the outcome of Germany’s World Cup matches. So fans better keep their fingers crossed for Wednesday’s clash. The psychic cephalopod’s even gained a few worldwide followers of his own. And there’s no truth to the rumour that if Paul turns out to be right this time, he could end up on the sushi menu.

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