Scotland Vs Austria.
Scotland will welcome Austria to Hampden Park in Glasgow for a match of World Cup 2022 qualifying campaign in zone Europe on Thursday. Both teams were drawn in group F, alongside Moldova, Denmark, Israel and Faroe Islands.
Scotland lost their visit to Israel last November with a slender 1:0. They are now on a run of two back-to-back defeats, both ending with the exact same score. Before those two encounters Scotland went unbeaten in nine consecutive encounters, recording six victories and three draws. None of the Scotts last six matches was won by the visiting nations and none of the teams involved managed to score more than a goal . All of their last five outings resulted in under 2,5 goals, while one witnessed goals at both ends.
Austria were held to 1:1 stalemate at home by Norway in November of 2020. The Austrians are unbeaten in six consecutive meetings, winning each of the previous five. Austria are very solid at the back, conceding more than a goal on just two occasions across the last twenty matches. Only two of their last eight games were won by the teams playing at home. Two of Austria’s last five clashes featured over 2,5 goals and also two saw both involved sides to score.
Predictions: Under 2.5goals.
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