Scotland vs Republic of Ireland – Preview, Tips and Odds

Europe: Uefa Nations League - League B
Scotland
Full Time
2:1
Ireland
Highlights and Stats


Scotland will face Republic of Ireland for a showdown of the 5th round of UEFA Nations League’s League B Group 1. The game will take place on 24/09 as Hampden Park will welcome the opponents. The nations are separated by exactly 5 points, with Scotland sitting on the 1st spot in the table, while Republic of Ireland occupy the 3rd position in the table.

Scotland vs Republic of Ireland Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/06/11Last 9 Games
Scotland
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome
Ireland
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway

Worth Mentioning

The teams have not participated in a competitive meeting between them in recent history.

Scotland vs Republic of Ireland Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 9 games

ScotlandIreland
  • Goals

    1.22
    1.00
  • Fouls

    10.00
    10.00
  • Corners

    8.00
    6.00
  • Offsides

    1.00
    1.00
  • Cards

    1.00
    2.00
  • Posession

    57%
    43%

Scotland Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Waway

On September 21st Scotland ended in a comprehensive 3:0 win against Ukraine at home in a UEFA Nations League encounter.  The national selection is riding a streak of two consecutive victories. Regardless of whether hosting or visiting, the squads involved in Scotland’s recent 10 meetings did not gain a considerable advantage. All in all, the hosts succeeded in recording 4 triumphs and the visitors registered 4 wins. Only 2 of the last 10 clashes ended in a draw. Of their last five games, four resulted in over 2.5 goals and two had both sides scoring. During that period Scotland managed to keep two clean sheets, while they failed to score in just one. Judging by the numbers, the team’s preceding 5 outings saw an average of 3.40 goals.
  • Goals
    1.80
  • Fouls
    9.44
  • Corners
    7.00
  • Offsides
    1.67
  • Cards
    1.11
  • Posession
    54%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
UEFA Nations League2022/09/21ScotlandUkraine30 W
UEFA Nations League2022/06/14ArmeniaScotland14 W
UEFA Nations League2022/06/11Republic of IrelandScotland30 L
UEFA Nations League2022/06/08ScotlandArmenia20 W
WC Qualifying Europe2022/06/01ScotlandUkraine13 L
Friendly2022/03/29AustriaScotland22 D
Friendly2022/03/24ScotlandPoland11 D
WC Qualifying Europe2021/11/15ScotlandDenmark20 W
WC Qualifying Europe2021/11/12MoldovaScotland02 W
WC Qualifying Europe2021/10/12Faroe IslandsScotland01 W

Republic of Ireland Form

  • ?
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Laway

Republic of Ireland’s last match was against Ukraine on Tuesday and it finished in a 1:1 stalemate away from home. In ten of Ireland’s last thirteen UNL contests, there have been one or no goals. Currently, the nation is on a streak of two games, recording one draw and one win. Playing at your own stadium had no significant role in the latest ten clashes for Republic of Ireland, as the squads involved enjoyed 3 home victories and 3 away triumphs. One out of the last five meetings featured over 2.5 goals, with one witnessing goals at both ends of the field. Republic of Ireland’s defensive efforts proved enough to limit the opposition to no goals in two of these and they failed to score on their own in two. There were not that many goals during the last five outings, with players netting an average of 1.6.
  • Goals
    1.40
  • Fouls
    10.56
  • Corners
    5.44
  • Offsides
    2.00
  • Cards
    2.11
  • Posession
    47%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
UEFA Nations League2022/06/14UkraineRepublic of Ireland11 D
UEFA Nations League2022/06/11Republic of IrelandScotland30 W
UEFA Nations League2022/06/08Republic of IrelandUkraine01 L
UEFA Nations League2022/06/04ArmeniaRepublic of Ireland10 L
Friendly2022/03/29Republic of IrelandLithuania10 W
Friendly2022/03/26Republic of IrelandBelgium22 D
WC Qualifying Europe2021/11/14LuxembourgRepublic of Ireland03 W
WC Qualifying Europe2021/11/11Republic of IrelandPortugal00 D
WC Qualifying Europe2021/10/09AzerbaijanRepublic of Ireland03 W
WC Qualifying Europe2021/09/01PortugalRepublic of Ireland21 L

Formations and Lineups

Scotland

Formation:4-2-3-1
  • G1Craig Gordon
  • D22Aaron Hickey
  • D13Jack Hendry
  • D15Scott McKenna
  • D6Kieran Tierney
  • M4Scott McTominay
  • M8Callum McGregor
  • M17Stuart Armstrong
  • M7John McGinn
  • M11Ryan Christie
  • F9Lyndon Dykes
1 Craig Gordon 22 Aaron Hickey 13 Jack Hendry 15 Scott McKenna 6 Kieran Tierney 4 Scott McTominay 8 Callum McGregor 17 Stuart Armstrong 7 John McGinn 11 Ryan Christie 9 Lyndon Dykes

Ireland

Formation:3-5-2
  • G1Gavin Bazunu
  • D12Nathan Collins
  • D5John Egan
  • D18Dara O'Shea
  • M3Matt Doherty
  • M15Jayson Molumby
  • M6Josh Cullen
  • M17Jason Knight
  • M11James McClean
  • F9Michael Obafemi
  • F10Troy Parrott
1 Gavin Bazunu 12 Nathan Collins 5 John Egan 18 Dara O'Shea 3 Matt Doherty 15 Jayson Molumby 6 Josh Cullen 17 Jason Knight 11 James McClean 9 Michael Obafemi 10 Troy Parrott

Match Details

ScotlandvsIreland
  • 90+5`
    J. HendryFoul
  • 90+2`
    R. BradyTripping
  • 87`
    J. KnightUnsportsmanlike conduct
  • 87`
    S. McTominayUnsportsmanlike conduct
  • 85`
    (in) C. Adams(out) L. Dykes
  • 85`
    (in) K. McLean(out) R. Christie
  • 83`
    (in) R. Brady(out) J. McClean
  • 82`
    R. Christie (pen.)
    2 - 1
  • 81`
    S. ColemanUnsportsmanlike conduct
  • 76`
    (in) A. Browne(out) J. Molumby
  • 76`
    (in) C. Robinson(out) T. Parrott
  • 76`
    (in) S. Coleman(out) M. Doherty
  • 73`
    J. EganRoughing
  • 63`
    S. McKennaFoul
  • 60`
    (in) C. Ogbene(out) M. Obafemi
  • 58`
    (in) R. Fraser(out) S. Armstrong
  • 58`
    (in) A. Ralston(out) A. Hickey
  • 49`
    J. HendryR. Christie
    1 - 1
  • 45`
    J. CullenRoughing
  • 42`
    (in) G. Taylor(out) K. Tierney
  • 18`
    0 - 1
    J. EganN. Collins

Players Ratings

ScotlandvsIreland
  • 13Jack Hendry
    7.9 / 10
  • 11Ryan Christie
    7.9 / 10
  • 3Greg Taylor
    7 / 10
  • 19Ryan Fraser
    7 / 10
  • 1Craig Gordon
    6.9 / 10
  • 22Aaron Hickey
    6.9 / 10
  • 15Scott McKenna
    6.9 / 10
  • 4Scott McTominay
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Callum McGregor
    6.9 / 10
  • 17Stuart Armstrong
    6.9 / 10
  • 6Kieran Tierney
    6.6 / 10
  • 9Lyndon Dykes
    6.3 / 10
  • 16Anthony Ralston
    6.3 / 10
  • 23Kenny McLean
    6.3 / 10
  • 10Che Adams
    6.3 / 10
  • 7John McGinn
    6.2 / 10
  • 12Nathan Collins
    7.6 / 10
  • 5John Egan
    7.5 / 10
  • 3Matt Doherty
    6.9 / 10
  • 15Jayson Molumby
    6.9 / 10
  • 17Jason Knight
    6.9 / 10
  • 9Michael Obafemi
    6.9 / 10
  • 21Robbie Brady
    6.9 / 10
  • 7Callum Robinson
    6.9 / 10
  • 20Chiedozie Ogbene
    6.7 / 10
  • 1Gavin Bazunu
    6.5 / 10
  • 18Dara O'Shea
    6.5 / 10
  • 11James McClean
    6.5 / 10
  • 6Josh Cullen
    6.3 / 10
  • 10Troy Parrott
    6.3 / 10
  • 2Séamus Coleman
    6.3 / 10
  • 14Alan Browne
    5.7 / 10