Russia – Hungary : Preview & Prediction
Russia and Hungary are battling for first place in the group … If Russia wins this poster, it would relegate Hungary to 4 points behind, 2 days from the end of this first phase … Suffice to say that this would be the way royale for Smolov partners. The Russians have 2 wins in front of Serbia (3-1) and Hungary (3-2) then 1 draw against Turkey (1-1) on October 11 in this League of Nations. The defeat against Sweden (1-2) on October 8 is only anecdotal !. Hungary suffered only one misstep in the Nations League against Russia (2-3) in the first leg, recording their 2 victories in Turkey (1-0) and Serbia (1-0). The Hungarians also obtained their qualification for the final of the play-offs for accession to the next Euro by going to win in Sofia against Bulgaria (3-1) on October 8. Hungary has already lost twice away (Croatia, Wales) in its last 5 trips and could record a 3rd setback in its last 6 trips.
Russia has never lost against Hungary for 27 years: 5 wins and 1 draw.
Russia on 3 wins in a row against Hungary.
Russia won 3 goals to 2 in the first leg on September 6.
Russia’s record for the past year and a half has been very good: 10 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss in official competitions.
Hungary have suffered 6 defeats in their last 10 outings in all competitions.
The victory is important for Russia which could count a fourth success in a row against the same Hungarian selection.
Russia – Hungary : Betting Tips
Russia – Win Odds: 1.75
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70