Paul the “Psychic” Octopus at the Oberhausen Sea Life Aquarium has picked Germany to beat Uruguay in the match Saturday for third place in the World Cup. He went straight for the mussel snack in the box marked with the German flag, his own intuitive (and hungry) method of revealing his pick to win. German news channels broadcast the event live, with eyes glued to the tube as Paul hesitated slightly before making his choice.
PAUL THE Octopus or Paul Oktopus is a 2 year old octopus with a history of correctly predicting the results of major German international football matches, especially in the 2010 FIFA World Cup.Paul the famous psychic octopus has predicted that Spain will win the final of the 2010 World Cup.
At the moment, Paul has correctly predicted the winner of all six of Germany’s World Cup matches: four victories and two losses, including the quarter-final loss against Spain.