Turkey vs Croatia Preview, Tips and Odds

The teams of Turkey and Croatia will meet for a friendly game on Wednesday. The Turks are coming into the match of the back five match winless streak, while the Croats lost to the World Champions France in their last outing.

Turkey vs Croatia Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Turkey Win 1 W/ 4 D/ 3 L 1 W/ 0 D/ 3 L
Croatia Loss 3 W/ 4 D/ 1 L 3 W/ 0 D/ 1 L

Last game between the teams: 05.09.2017 World Cup Qualification: Turkey – Croatia 1:0; Cenk Tosun 75’
Last game on Turkish soil: 05.09.2017 World Cup Qualification: Turkey – Croatia 1:0; Cenk Tosun 75’

Worth mentioning: The two nations last met in 2017, when Turkey prevail with a slender 1:0 in a World Cup 2018 qualifier on home soil. That was the eight meeting between the two selections and only the first Turkish victory, which also coincides with the first triumph for the teams playing at home. None of the countries managed to score more than a goal across the last four meetings, totaling two each. One of the last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, and also one witnessed goals at both ends.

Turkey vs Croatia Stats

As of 09.11 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Turkey Draw 3 W/ 6 D/ 1 L 2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L
Croatia Loss 5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L 1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L

Last game Turkey: 14.10.2020 UEFA Nations League: Turkey – Serbia 2:2; Hakan Calhanoglu 57’, Ozan Tufan 76’; Sergej Milinkovic-Savic 22’, Aleksandar Mitrovic 49’(penalty); Burak Yilmaz from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 90’
Top performers Turkey: Hakan Calhanoglu 1 goal 1 assist, Kenan Karaman 1 goal 1 assist, Ozan Tufan 1 goal.
Next game Turkey: 15.11.2020 UEFA Nations League: Turkey – Russia
Last game Croatia: 14.10.2020 UEFA Nations League: Croatia – France 1:2; Nikola Vlasic 64’; Antoine Griezmann 8’, Kylian Mbappe 79’
Top performers Croatia: Nikola Vlasic 2 goals, Josip Brekalo 1 goal 2 assists, Andrej Kramaric 1 goal.
Next game Croatia: 14.11.2020 UEFA Nations League: Sweden – Croatia

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Turkey 14-8 3 4 5
Croatia 18-16 8 9 1

Worth mentioning: Turkey’s last match was in mid-October at home against Serbia part of the UEFA Nations League tournament and ended in 1:1 stalemate. The Turks are on a run of four consecutive draws and winless in five outings. None of their last eight meetings was won by the host nation. Three of their last five games saw both involved teams to score, as two produced over 2,5 goals.
Croatia lost to France a month ago, going 1:2 down in Zagreb. They won the other two clashes during the previous international break, triumphing away to Switzerland and at home against Sweden, as all of Croatia’s three games for the 7 day period finished in 2:1 scores. Just four of the nation’s last twenty encouners ended in wins for the visiting countries. All of Croatia’s last five clashes resulted in over 2,5 goals, and also witnessed goals at both ends.

Turkey vs Croatia News

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

Turkey vs Croatia Predictions

Both nations to score – 1.83 @ bet365