Scotland – Israel : Preview & Prediction
It is a crucial match for both teams. Having failed to qualify, via the qualifiers, for Euro 2021, Scotland and Israel will meet in the play-offs, to try to qualify for the European event. Before this crucial meeting, the two teams will compete for the Nations League. Indeed, Israel and Scotland fell in the same pool, along with the Czech Republic and Slovakia. Scotland will have a clear advantage in this match. The Scottish players finished the playoffs with three straight wins. A very different situation from Israel. Having lost four of their last five matches, the Israeli team is likely to have a hard time on the trip.
Scotland remain on three successes in a row.
Scotland finished in third place in their group qualifying for Euro, behind Belgium and Russia.
Israel have lost four of their last five matches.
Israel finished only in fifth place in their group qualifying for the Euro.
The two teams will meet again in a few weeks, for the dam at Euro 2021.
Scotland wants to garner confidence against Israel, in this first day of the League of Nations. A victory would allow the Scots to take a psychological advantage, before finding this opponent in the dams at Euro 2021.
Scotland – Israel : Betting Tips
Scotland – Win Odds: 1.80
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70