Croatia vs Slovakia
A resilient Croatia is unstoppable this time round as they host Slovakia for a crucial showdown. The home side, Croatia, convincingly command at the seat of authority ahead of Russia, though level on points courtesy of their goal difference advantage.
It's been a tremendous run of form for them and an impressive display that will see them go into this match in a 3 match winning streak. This is following their in a row victories against Slovakia, Slovenia and Cyprus.
It will actually be very interesting especially now that the visitors will be craving for a revenge. However, this will not only be a high call for them but also a massive challenge given they have been outsmarted 5 times against none in the last 7 matches played together where two produced a draw. It will be more of one sided affair in favour of the hosts looking to extend their winning streak over Slovakia to 4.
Latvia vs Turkey
As the qualifiers continue to take center stage, today Turkey will be meeting Lavtia for the round of 8. Falling behind Netherlands and Norway, it's not been one of the finest season for Turkey but in the recent late they have remained a threat as could possibly serge forward and finish on a high note.
At the 3rd spot, Turkey boast of 12 points, 7 ahead of their rivals today who come 5th. Seemingly, Turkey can easily turn things around to their favour if they play to their best despite struggling against Lavtia as revealed by the head to head stats. All the last 5 games played head to head have ended in draw which implies a tight battle here.
Estonia vs Wales
It's just a month down the line after these two sides squared of on a goalless draw and yet again they meet for a return fixture that will probably bring a solution to the stalemate. Wales will be hosted by Estonia where they barely meet as it will be the third time these two play together.
The visiting side remain unbeaten in the last 4 matches winning 1 with the other 3 resulting in a draw. Apparently, Wales ought to pull up their socks if future prospects is anything to go by for them and without doubt they are highly likely to get a win in this match.
Slovenia vs Russia
In what will be an exciting thriller, Slovenia who have embraced fighting spirit will anticipate to make life difficulty for Russia especially now that they play home. Russia are solid at the 2nd spot on a tie with the table leaders with their only ambition being to get a win that will ostensibly propel them to the helm of the group table. All eyes will be firmly on these two to see who will outshine the other for the critical points which matter the most at such a point in time.
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