Austria vs North Macedonia Preview, Tips and Odds

The National Stadium in Buckarest, Romania will welcome the teams of Austria and North Macedonia for their opening match at Euro 2020 on Sunday. For North Macedonia this will be a debut at the continental tournament, while the Austrians have appeared just three times, but have never won a game.

Austria vs North Macedonia Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Austria Win 2 W/ 0 D/ 0 L 1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
North Macedonia Loss 0 W/ 0 D/ 2 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L

Last game between the teams: 16.11.2019 EURO Qualification: Austria – North Macedonia 2:1; David Alava 7’, Stefan Lainer 48’; Vlatko Stojanovski 90’
Last game on Austrian soil: 16.11.2019 EURO Qualification: Austria – North Macedonia 2:1; David Alava 7’, Stefan Lainer 48’; Vlatko Stojanovski 90’

Worth mentioning: North Macedonia and Austria have met just twice so far. The two nations were drawn in the same Euro 2020 qualifying group and met twice in 2019. The first game took place in Skopje in June, but it was the visitors from Austria who won comprehensively with the score of 1:4. Five months later the two teams came up against each other again, this time in Vienna but the outcome was the same, as the Austrians prevailed 2:1.

Austria vs North Macedonia Stats

As of 11.06 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Austria Draw 5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L 2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L
North Macedonia Win 6 W/ 2 D/ 2 L 2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L

Last game Austria: 06.06.2021 International Friendly: Austria – Slovakia 0:0
Top performers Austria: Sasa Kalajdzic 3 goals,Christoph Baumgartner 1 goal, Aleksanar Dragovic 1 goal.
Next game Austria: 17.06.2021 EURO: Netherlands – Austria
Last game North Macedonia: 04.06.2021 International Friendly: North Macedonia – Kazakhstan 4:0; Ezgjan Alioski 35’(penalty), Ivan Trickovski 57’, Milan Rostovski 74’, Darko Churlinov 76’; Serikzan Muzhikov from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 45’
Top performers North Macedonia: Aleksandar Trajkovski 3 goals, Elif Elmas 2 goals, Enis Bardhi 1 goal 2 assists.
Next game North Macedonia: 17.06.2021 EURO: Ukraine – North Macedonia

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Austria 13-9 5 4 4
North Macedonia 20-8 5 5 4

Worth mentioning: Austria played its last game on Sunday, when finishing in a boring goalless draw in a friendly against Slovakia. The team has failed to win any of the last three meetings, losing both of the previous two and have gone three consecutive encounters without scoring. Austrians triumphed in just one of the last six clashes, with that victory coming against minnows Faroe Islands in March. Three of Austria last five matches produced over 2,5 goals, while two saw both involved nations to score.
North Macedonia destroyed Kazakhstan 4:0 in the last friendly before the start of Euro 2020. They are unbeaten in four straight meetings, recording three victories and a draw, with the most impressive of those being a 1:2 win away to Germany in March. North Macedonia have lost just two of its previous fifteen encounters, both times via one goal margins and away from home. All but one of the nation last five outings resulted in over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends.

Austria vs North Macedonia News

Missing players Austria: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players North Macedonia: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Austria vs North Macedonia Predictions

Under 2,5 goals – 1.61 @ bet365