As part of one of the matches of the 2nd round of qualification for the 2024 World Cup, the players of the national teams of Scotland and Spain will come face to face. Which of the opponents will get the victory in this duel? Our sports portal evaluates the chances of rivals for success.Scotland
The Scottish national team stopped just a step away from participating in the World Cup in Qatar. The team lost in the semi-finals of the promotion to Ukraine with a score of 1:3, which was a complete surprise for the fans of the team. But the Scots managed to win the group in the League in the League of Nations. The team scored 13 points and beat the same Ukrainians by 2 points. As part of the qualification for the European Championship-2024, Scotland managed to hold 1 meeting. The British won Cyprus 3-0, playing on their own field, and now they will try not to fall into the dirt in the match with Spain.
SpainThe Spanish national team competed at the FIFA World Cup.
Coming out of the group in the playoffs gritting their teeth, the "red fury" lost in the 1/8 finals to Morocco in a series of 11-meter strikes, ending performances at an early stage of the tournament. In the framework of the A-League of the League of Nations, the Spaniards were able to win their group, 1 point ahead of Portugal. In the starting qualification, Spain was able to defeat Norway with a score of 3:0. However, the score on the scoreboard was minimal for a long time, but coming out to replace Joselu affected the result. After just 5 minutes on the field, the player scored a double into the opponent's goal and helped his team to confidently start qualifying for the continental championship.
Statistics and figures: Guests are listed as favorites of the meeting;
- Scotland have won three times in 5 matches;
- Spain has won twice in 5 previous meetings;
- The last face-to-face meeting of the opponents ended with a score of 3:1 in favor of Spain.
In this match, I think we will see a solid performance.
Each of the clubs will be able to score at least one goal. In addition, a total of 2.5 goals will be scored in the match. There is practically no doubt about this, given the fact that the teams are in a state on the eve of the game.