World Cup betting. Picks and bets on Rep. of Macedonia – Israel match. 2016.10.06. Qualification. Europe
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Match 2 of the qualifying round of 2018 World Cup cycle, in Russia Macedonia – Israel will take place on Thursday 6 October on the stadium Philip II. Bookmakers in this meeting a little more than appreciate the chances of the Israeli team. However, many experts are inclined to believe that the meeting will end in a draw.
Israel, which since April this year, led by Elisha Levy, began World Cup qualifying cycle in Russia with a home defeat against Italy with a score of 1: 3. After that, the already low chances of the team to get to the final of the FIFA World Cup and all have become elusive. The fact that the Israelites were in a group with Spain and Italy, who will almost certainly compete with each other a direct ticket to the Championship and a place in the play-offs. Losing to the Italians wards Levi showed that still can not compete with this level of commands. By the way, the first half of the meeting ended with the score 1-2 – as part of Israel’s Tal Ben Haim scored from Maccabi Tel Aviv. At the beginning of the second half of Italy was left with ten men, but Israel was not able to take advantage of this and at the end of the meeting missed the third ball. It was his fifth defeat in a row and for the fifth time in a row he has missed more than one goal. If we talk about the qualifying rounds of the World Championships, then Israel wins five such games in a row, but in three cases, he played in a draw. In all five meetings segment, both teams scored once. And the Israelis themselves nine qualifiers world championships in a row does not leave the field without a goal. In addition, it is worth noting that at a party, they lost only two of 17 previous matches of the World Championships qualifying campaign, scoring seven wins and eight times played a draw.
Macedonia also lost the opening match of the qualifying round – on a visit Albania with the score 1:2. It was her fifth defeat of the last six matches. And in the qualifying rounds of the World Championships she has suffered four defeats in a row with a total score of 3:10. Houses Macedonia six games in a row in qualifying world championships alternate victories and defeats, and if the series will be continued, Israel beat it. It is also worth noting that in the interval of the last ten matches with Macedonia in its field, the same result is never repeated twice in a row and if this series continues, it at least will not lose to Israel.
The last time Macedonia and Israel have played each other in 2007, when the fall into one group in European Championship qualifying cycle in Austria and Switzerland. Then the Israelites twice defeated the Macedonians – 2:1 guest and 1:0 at home. Now draw looks the more likely outcome. In this case, you can count on high performance games.
Predictions for the match Macedonia – Israel (MON 2018, Europe, the group stage, round 2, 6 October): draw 2:2; both teams will score.