Belgium vs Scotland Preview, Tips and Odds

Belgium will take on Scotland when the two nations meet on King Baudouin Stadium in Brussels, for their game in Group I of the Euro 2020 Qualifying cycle. The hosts are top of the table after three victories from as many matches, while the Scots are 3rd, equal on 6 points with second-placed Russia, but with a worse goal balance.

Belgium vs Scotland Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Belgium Win 9 W/ 2 D/ 2 L 6 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Scotland Loss 2 W/ 2 D/ 9 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 6 L

Last game between the nations: 07.09.2018 Scotland – Belgium 0:4; Romelu Lukaku 28′, Eden Hazard 46′, Michy Batshuayi 52′, 60′
Last game on Belgium soil: 16.10.2012 Belgium – Scotland 2:0; Christian Benteke 69′, Vincent Kompany 71′

Worth mentioning: The two nations met less than a year ago in a friendly game that took place in Scotland, but it was the visitors from Belgium who ran out clear and deserved winners, after scoring four unanswered goals. The Belgians are unbeaten in the previous five H2H clashes and won each of the last four, with three of these ending with the same scoreline of 2:0, meaning that Scotland did not score in any of those. Six matches took place in Belgium and the Red Devils hold a perfect record of six victories. Half of those were 2:0 wins, while each of the other three featured over 2,5 goals and two encounters witnessed goals at both ends.

Belgium vs Scotland Stats

As of 09.06 Last game Last games Last games home/away
Belgium Win 8 W/ 1 D/ 1 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Scotland Win 5 W/ 0 D/ 5 L 2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L

Last game Belgium: 08.06.2019 Belgium – Kazakhstan 3:0; Dries Mertens 11′, Timothy Castagne 14′, Romelu Lukaku 50′
Next game Belgium: 06.09.2019 San Marino – Belgium
Last game Scotland: 08.06.2019 Scotland – Cyprus 2:1; Andrew Robertson 61′, Oliver Burke 89′; Ioannis Kousoulos 87′
Next game Scotland: 06.09.2019 Scotland – Russia

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2,5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Belgium 24:8 6 4 6
Scotland 15:16 7 4 3

Worth mentioning: Belgium lost just one of their last ten outings and are currently on a three games winning streak. Three of their previous five matches featured over 2,5 goals and two saw both involved sides hitting the back of the nets. The Red Devils are without a defeat in the last twenty games when listed as hosts, and recorded sixteen victories in the process. The Belgians conceded more than a goal on only three occasions during that run.
No draw has been registered in Scotland’s last fourteen matches, as the Highlanders were able to win six of those. Six of their last seven outings produced over 2,5 goals, while four witnessed goals at both ends. Only one of the team’s last seven visits saw both sides scoring.

Belgium vs Scotland News

Missing players Belgium: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Scotland: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Belgium vs Scotland Predictions

Belgium to win -1 handicap – 1.44 @ bet365