World Cup betting. Picks and bets on Luxembourg – Sweden match. 2016.10.07. Qualification. Europe
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Match 2 of the qualifying round of 2018 World Cup cycle, in Russia Luxembourg – Sweden will take place on Friday, October 7 at the Josy Barthel stadium. Experts do not doubt the Swedish victory in this match. The team started in the qualifying round of the World Championship in Russia with a home draw against the Netherlands, 1:1 and now has no right to lose points. Otherwise, it will miss the next major tournament.
The Swedes had a hard hit in the final of the European Championship in France, which were so poorly – only one Scoring and last place in the group. However, even a good thing that the Scandinavians were able to break into the euro, given that now they are not so many high-level players. By the way, in April a team led by a new coach – Janne Andersson, who previously worked with Norrkoping. And he has to solve a very difficult task to withdraw the national team at the world championship. The Swedes were in one of the toughest groups with rivals in the face of the Netherlands, France, Bulgaria, Belarus and Luxembourg. With the latter they will play in the first round.
A draw in the first round – the Netherlands 1:1 (the only goal for Sweden Marcus Berg scored) extended the lose-lose streak to four matches in Sweden. And in this segment, it scored only two goals. He won the team just two of 11 previous matches and only three meetings of the segment was able to score more than one goal. As for its results in the qualifying rounds of the World Championships, that Sweden has not won four consecutive games and passes in five matches in a row. But at a party, she lost only 3 of 11 previous matches, winning five and three times played a draw.
Luxembourg is considered an outsider qualifying group A, but in the first round, he showed that without a fight glasses to give no one is going. This team played away to Bulgaria and was close to tie. In the course of the meeting Luxembourg lost
0-1, but then came forward. And when was back in the role of catch-up, and was able to fight back in stoppage time of the meeting the score was equal – 3-3.
However, doterpet to sensational draw Luxembourg failed and as a result he lost 3:4. It was his sixth consecutive defeat. And in the qualifying rounds of the World Championships Luxembourg lost four of the previous five games, missing on this segment 17 goals or an average of 3.4 goals per game, and scoring seven goals.
The last time the teams of Sweden and Luxembourg played each other in the qualifying round of the European Championship 2000 year. Then the Scandinavians twice won – 2:0 home, 1:0 on a visit. Now they again have to collect three points, but hardly expect defeat. It is possible that the lead guest will be minimal. Predictions for the match Luxembourg – Sweden (MON 2018, Europe, the group stage, 2nd round, 7 October): Sweden will win 2:1; both teams will score.