: Sea lion oracle predicts victory for Ukraine in Euro 2016 match against Germany

17:24 Jun. 10, 2016

Sea lion oracle predicts victory for Ukraine in Euro 2016 match against Germany

Sea lion oracle predicts victory for Ukraine in Euro 2016 match against Germany (REUTERS photo)

The reigning world champions will face off with Ukraine in Lille on June 12

Astrid the sea lion feels Ukraine's victory over Germany in the Euro 2016 football match this Sunday is very likely.

The Cologne zoo resident is an experienced oracle, who has already made successful predictions in past. She is also joined by her ‘colleagues' – Nelly the elephant from Hodenhagen and koala named Obie Obie from the Leipzig zoo.

Ukraine in its turn has its own psychic animal named Petro, a rooster who will send its predictions from the Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex.

Back in 2012 when Ukraine hosted European football championship the fans tried to find out the results of the upcoming matches with the help of hog oracle who lived on Khreshchatyk – Kyiv's central street.

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