Big Game Focus: Spain v Sweden


Spain are looking to continue with their impressive run in the Euro 2020 qualifiers when they host Sweden at the Santiago Bernabeu. Sweden have also been on good form in the last few months, where they’ve lost just twice in ten games. The Spaniards have a two-point lead over the Swedes. Can they dethrone Luis Enrique’s men on top of Group F? Bet on football here.

Spain are looking to secure a fourth straight Euro 2020 qualification win when they meet Sweden. La Roja underwhelmed in the just concluded UEFA Nations League, where they ended on a poor note, with a 3-2 loss to Croatia. Since then, they’ve recorded four straight victories. Can they make it five?

Sweden have built on their great World Cup tournament last year. They are also heading for the top tier in the Nations League in 2021. They have made an impressive start in their push to qualify. An unbeaten start has left them second in Group F but now face a real test. Can they get one over the Spaniards?

Betting preview

Spain have won six of their last ten matches in all competitions. La Roja have also beaten the Swedes three times in their last five encounters. Therefore, you can back a Home Win at odds of 1.28.

Four of the last six meetings between these two have seen at least three goals. Four of Spain’s last six matches have seen Over 2.5 Goals while Sweden’s last four matches have seen at least three goals. Therefore, you can back Over 2.5 Goals at odds of 1.70.

Both teams have found the back of the net in five of Spain’s last seven matches in all competitions. Three of the last six meetings between these two teams has seen both teams find the back of the net. Therefore, odds of 2.10 for Both Teams to Score look attractive.

Team news.

Both teams have no injury concerns ahead of this clash.

Possible line-ups

Spain: De Gea, Carvajal, Ramos, Hermoso, Alba, Roberto, Busquets, Rodrigo, Aspas, Morata, Isco

Sweden: Olsen, Lustig, Jansson, Helander, Augustinsson; Claesson, Olsson, Ekdal, Larsson, Forsberg, Berg