Greece and Spain will meet in the 2022 World Cup qualifying round. The teams will play a match at the Tumba stadium in Thessaloniki.
Greece caused a lot of problems for its opponents in the group, including the Swedes and the Spaniards. Thanks to its perseverance, Greece is in 3rd place with 9 points and in case of a victory over Spain, it will be able to qualify for the playoffs.
In the last round, Sweden interrupted the winning streak of the Hellenes, beating the Greeks 0: 2 at home. Before that, the hosts defeated Sweden 2: 1 at home. We also note the victory over Georgia (2: 0).
The defeat to the Swedes was the first in this qualification for the Pirate Ship. In addition, the Greek team has 2 wins and 3 draws.
Greece has a decent streak of unbeaten at home. It consists of eight meetings.
The Spaniards missed qualifying in October due to their participation in the playoffs of the League of Nations, where they fought for gold with the French.
On October 6, Luis Enrique’s team beat Italy 2: 1 and advanced to the final. There she met with France and lost 1: 2.
As for the last games in the qualifying cycle, the “red fury” has two victories in a row. They defeated Georgia 4: 0 and beat the Kosovo team 2: 0 dry.
In the standings, the Spanish national team is in second place with 13 points. She has 4 wins, a draw and a loss, as well as the highest goal rate in the group (13).
Forecast and rate
Quotes are quite different. For Spain they give 1.45 , and for Greece – 8.10. A draw was placed by download 1xbet with the odds of 4.10.
Most likely, Spain will face a very difficult match. Greece is a serious team and it has already shown this in face-to-face meetings with the leaders of the group. In addition, the Greeks have not lost at home for a long time.
In turn, the Spaniards also understand the importance of the match and in some places will play with a degree of fear for their own goal. It is possible that, like last time, we will not see many heads. You can bet on total under 2.5 with odds of 1.76.
More goals for the Swedes and Greeks Spain did not score… You can take the risk and put on IT Spain for less than 1.5 for 2.07.