In the 5th round of the qualifying cycle of the 2022 World Cup, the Serbian national team at home will play with the national team of Luxembourg. The struggle will take place on 4 September 2021 and will start at 19:00 Moscow time. The prediction for the match Serbia – Luxembourg will help to identify the favorite of the upcoming match.
how do the teams perform in the current qualifying cycle
The Serbian national team played three games, in which they beat Ireland (3:2), drew with the Portuguese national team (2:2), and beat Azerbaijan (2:1). The team scored 7 points out of 9 possible, scored 7 goals, and conceded 5. The Serbian national team is on the 2nd line in the standings and is 3 points behind the Portuguese national team, but the representatives of the Iberian Peninsula played one match more than Serbia.
The national team of Luxembourg in the current qualification beat the national team of Ireland (1:0), lost to Portugal (1:3), and defeated Azerbaijan at home. The team with 6 points is on the 3rd line in the standings and scored 6 points. The team has scored and conceded 4 goals and is 4 points behind leading Portugal.
the history of the confrontation and the likely outcome of the match
Both teams had two matches with each other. Before making a prediction for the match Serbia – Luxembourg, let’s consider the results of these matches:
- 14.11.19 Serbia – Luxembourg 3: 2;
- 10.09.19 Luxembourg – Serbia 1: 3.
Two face-to-face games of the teams were played as part of the qualification for Euro 2020. In both matches, the Serbian national team turned out to be stronger, but Luxembourg managed to score three goals to the Serbs following the results of two meetings. In the upcoming match, the Serbian national team looks like a favorite, the team has a star team, an organized game, and, moreover, plays at home. Luxembourg, which has the status of a strong average performer in European football, will resist. In the game, goals will be scored against both teams, Luxembourg will try to catch a draw, but will lose – after all, at this stage, Serbia looks stronger.
The likely outcome of the match is the victory of the national team of Serbia.