Sweden enter the Friends Arena for their final match in the UEFA Nations League group stage. They face Slovenia next Tuesday, with both looking to pick up some extra points. Sweden won 0-2 the last time these two rivals played each other and are definitely planning to take three points again on Tuesday.
The home team Sweden enters the next international match as number 20 in the FIFA world ranking. With the visitors from Slovenia at number 65, we have quite a large gap between the countries.
Two games remain to decide the group and Sweden is ranked fourth on three points, while Slovenia sits third on five points.
Sweden have scored nine goals, conceded 15 and fought their way to three clean sheets in their previous ten games.
Slovenia have scored 11 goals, conceded 15 and managed two clean sheets in their previous ten matches.
Prediction Sweden vs Slovenia
In their last three matches, Sweden lost 0-1 against Serbia, 3-2 against Norway and 4-1 against Serbia. Sweden have won four of their last six matches at home, where they have also drawn and lost two. They scored nine goals and conceded four times.
Slovenia took five points in their previous three games, starting with a 0-0 draw against Norway. This was followed by another draw with Serbia, this time 2-2, before they eliminated Norway 2-1. Slovenia have just one paltry win to show from their last six away games. In those six games, they also drew four and lost one game, as they were outscored by seven goals to eight.
Sweden need the support of their home crowd at Friends Arena after suffering defeat twice in the last matches. We want them to rise to the occasion and take a win.
Sweden has four losses on the trot.
Statistics for Sweden against Slovenia
- Sweden has scored 14 of the last 15 home matches
- Sweden has lost 6 of the last 8 matches
- Sweden has won 5 of the last 7 home matches
- Sweden has not won 6 of the last 8 matches
- Sweden has conceded 6 of the last 8 matches
- Slovenia has not won 10 of the last 11 away matches
- Slovenia has not won 8 of the last 9 matches
- Slovenia has drawn 4 of the last 5 away matches
- Slovenia has not lost 5 of the last 6 away matches
- Slovenia has not lost 6 of the last 8 matches
Sweden vs Slovenia Team News
Sweden has only one unavailable player for team selection when we face Slovenia at the Friends Arena.
Alexander Isak is out for Sweden due to an injury.
Sweden vs Slovenia H2H
The last time these two teams met each other, Sweden came out as 0-2 winners. No doubt they are planning for a similar result on Tuesday. Slovenia look back on zero wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the form of Sweden. The home team has a 67% win rate in these meetings for an overall record of 2-1-0. Definitely worth keeping in mind before making a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Sweden vs Slovenia Result
Sweden vs Slovenia Betting Tips
If you look at the market for a goalscorer, it seems like a good idea to side with Emil Forsberg, who is performing well for Sweden. He found the net twice in his last UEFA Nations League outings. He will add more goals against Slovenia.
The visitors will look to Benjamin Sesko to find the net again, having scored two UEFA Nations League goals for Slovenia in recent games.
Sweden won seven of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Friends Arena. They drew zero and lost three as well, while Slovenia won one of their last 10 matches away from home. They drew five and lost four. Sweden took four wins without allowing a goal against in their last 10 games at home.
There were over 2.5 goals three times in the ten matches across the tournaments for Sweden, who scored an average of 0.9 goals on the road. Over 2.5 goals were scored in six of the visitors’ last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.1 goals in those matches.