Estonia and Malta will compete in League D in one of the matches of the 5th round of the UEFA Nations League group stage. On whose side will the victory be?
Six points after two matches has Estonia, and if they achieve victory in the reporting game, they will ensure their entry into the C League. In the opening round, the Estonians sent two unanswered goals against San Marino, and in the second they were stronger than Malta on its field, scoring two goals with one missed. Before the reporting match Estonia took part in a friendly match in which it failed to beat Albania - a goalless draw.
The upcoming game will be Malta's last in the current League of Nations draw, and it needs to be won in order to stay in the fight for the first position. But even if three points are scored, there will be practically no chance of reaching the C League, since Malta will need the San Marino national team to beat Estonia in the final round, and this is from the category of fiction. As for the results Malta, then it beat San Marino twice (2-0 and 1-0) and lost 1-2 to Estonia.
Statistics and figures:
- Estonia has six points after two matches;
- Malta won in two rounds out of three;
- Estonia has not lost to Malta for four matches.
Estonia should extend the winning streak and secure the first place, and with it a ticket to the C League.