Scotland welcomes Cyprus on Saturday at Hampden Park in Glasgow for a match of the 3rd round of EURO 2020 Qualification campign. Cyprus are standing on the 4th place, after collecting three points from two matches, while the hosts from Scotland are on 5th position also with three points. Aside from the big favorites from Belgium, there are four other teams in the group with 3 points in the battle for the 2nd place, as the match between Scotland and Cyprus is considered as key for the outcome.
Scotland vs Cyprus Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Scotland||Win||5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|Cyprus||Loss||0 W/ 0 D/ 5 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 2 L|
Last game between the nations:11.11.2011 Cyprus – Scotland 1:2; Demetris Christofi 60’; Kenny Miller 23’, Jamie Mackie 57’
Last game on Scottish soil: 26.04.1989 Scotland – Cyprus 2:1; Mo Johnston 26’, Ally McCoist 63’; Floros Nicolaou 62’
Worth mentioning: Scotland and Cyprus met each other five times, and the Scots have a flawless record of five victories. All of those encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while three saw both sides hitting the back of the nets.
Scotland vs Cyprus Stats
|As of 06.06||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Scotland||Win||4 W/ 0 D/ 6 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
|Cyprus||Loss||2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L||0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
Last game Scotland: 24.03.2019 San Marino – Scotland 0:2; Kenny McLean 4’, Johnny Russell 74’
Next game Scotland: 11.06.2019 Belgium – Scotland
Last game Cyprus: 24.03.2019 Cyprus – Belgium 0:2; Eden Hazard 10’, Michy Batshuayi 18’ Next game Cyprus: 11.06.2019 Russia – Cyprus
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean Sheets|
Worth mentioning: Scotland won their last game and are now looking forward to another victory in front of their own fans. No draw is registered in the team’s previous thirteen matches, as they won five and lost eight during that period. Four of the last five Scottish encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends. The Scotland players hit the back of the nets in seven of their last ten home matches and conceded in six.
Cyprus won just two of their last fifteen outings after trashing 5:0 the underdogs from San Marino and a triumph over Slovenia. None of the previous three games involving the islanders saw both sides hitting the back of the nets. Cyprus are without a victory in their last eight away encounters, after recording seven losses and one draw in their most recent visit to Slovenia.
Scotland vs Cyprus News
Missing players Scotland: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Cyprus: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Scotland vs Cyprus Predictions
Scotland to win – 1.50 @ bet365