Wales vs Croatia Preview, Tips and Odds

Wales will meet Croatia on Sunday in another Euro 2020 qualifying game. The Croatians are on top of the standings in group E with 13 points, while the hosts from Wales are down at 4th spot with 7 points.

Wales vs Croatia Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Wales Loss 0 W/ 1 D/ 4 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L
Croatia Win 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L 1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L

Last game between the nations: 08.06.2019 Euro Qualifications: Croatia – Wales 2:1; James Alexander Lawrence 17’(own goal), Ivan Perisic 48’; David Brooks 77’
Last game on Welsh soil: 26.03.2013 World Cup Qualifications: Wales – Croatia 1:2; Gareth Bale 21’(penalty); Dejan Lovren 77’, Eduardo da Silva 87’

Worth mentioning: Wales and Croatia have met five times so far, with the first encounter dating back to 2002. Only that of all matches finished in a draw, as the Croatians won each of the following four. None of the sides managed to score more than twice in any of the H2H clashes, as two featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals scored at both ends. Only one of the games took place in Wales and finished in a 1:2 victory for the visitors.

Wales vs Croatia Stats

As of 11.10 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Wales Draw 5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L 4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L
Croatia Win 6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L

Last game Wales: 10.10.2019 Euro Qualifications: Slovakia – Wales 1:1; Juraj Kucka 53’; Kieffer Moore 25’; Norbert Gyomber from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 88’
Next game Wales: 16.11.2019 Euro Qualifications: Azerbaijan – Wales
Last game Croatia: 10.10.2019 Euro Qualifications: Croatia – Hungary 3:0; Luka Modric 5’, Bruno Petkovic 24’, 42’; Ivan Perisic from the home team missed a penalty in the 55’; Laszlo Kleinheisler from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 56’
Next game Croatia: 16.11.2019 Euro Qualifications: Croatia – Slovakia

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Wales 9-8 3 4 4
Croatia 20-12 9 8 2

Worth mentioning: None of the previous eight matches involving Wales saw the visiting nations triumphant after the final whistle. Only the most recent of those – Wales’ visit to Slovakia ended in draw, as all the other seven were won by the hosts. No nation was able to score more than two goals in the last ten games involving Wales. The nation’s football team is on a run of four straight victories when playing at home.
Croatia are undefeated in their last three games, and won convincingly by 3:0 their last match on Thursday. All but one of their last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, and three witnessed goals at both ends. The Croatians won only one of their previous eight visits.

Wales vs Croatia News

Missing players Wales: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Croatia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Wales vs Croatia Predictions

Both teams to score – 1.83 @ bet365