Bulgaria and Gibraltar will play on Friday, September 23rd, 2022 in a UEFA Nations League game to be held in Europe, check the Bulgaria vs Gibraltar betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
UEFA created the Nations League competition in 2018, played on Fifa dates to increase the number of matches and boost European national football teams competitivity level. With four divisions and qualifying slots to the UEFA Euro and the World Cup. This tournament has already become a great attraction, especially in the so-called “League A”.
The game takes place in the Huvepharma Arena (Razgrad) stadium, in the city of Razgrad.
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Introduction to the Bulgaria vs Gibraltar betting tip 2022/2023
Bulgaria is currently ranked number 71 in the FIFA Ranking, while the Gibraltar is placed at number 195 in the world soccer’s premier team ranking.
The last match ended in a draw for the Bulgaria team. On that occasion they met Georgia for the UEFA Nations League, and the match ended 0-0. Coach G. Aleksandrov Ivanov’s lined up a 4-4-2 formation.
Bulgaria average performance has certainly not been brilliant. One of the few who made a difference is Atanas Iliev: well positioned on the field, with a well-tuned foot, he was instrumental to the team in saving the result.
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a defeat in the last round. In a dispute valid for UEFA Nations League, Gibraltar, who used a 4-4-2 formation, faced the North Macedonia team with a final score of 4-0.
The team’s defensive line was far from their best in the contest. Bernardo Lopes had a terrible performance, failed at crucial moments, and became one of the leading players responsible for the negative result.
In the last 20 years, the teams have met on 2 occasions. Bulgaria has the advantage in terms of record, having won 1 time and never lost. There has also been 1 draw in this period.
During the football season of 2022/2023, these UEFA Nations League teams played against each other on 2022-06-09 in a duly contested game that ended in a 1-1 draw.
Last time a draw between these teams, what to expect now?
Bulgaria is coming from a draw in the last match they played. Coach Mladen Krstajić men managed at most to get a draw with the final score of 0-0 against Georgia. In light of this, the team arrives for this duel in 3rd place of Group 4.
If the UEFA Nations League were to conclude now, Bulgaria would be out of the qualification for the next round, since they are in the 3rd place of the group. However, with 2 games still to play, Bulgaria can still reach the position 2 on the league table and can get a maximum of 9 points if they win their remaining matches.
The average number of shots towards goal for Bulgaria is not among the best, with only 2.75 a match. This is a good indicator that the team does not have a very good scoring average, and does not engage the opposing goalkeepers too much.
Bulgaria is a more offensive team than Gibraltar, having 453 attacks vs. 246 from Gibraltar, having scored 4 times. In comparison, Gibraltar converted into goal once.
On the other hand, Gibraltar’s team arrives for this match looking to recover morale, losing the previous game. In the previous round, Julio Vlahovic’s team faced North Macedonia and ended up losing by 4-0. So for this game, the team arrives in 4th place in the group.
If the UEFA Nations League were to conclude now, Gibraltar would be relegated, since they are in 4th place of the group. However, with 2 games still to play, Gibraltar can still reach the position 3 on the league table and can get a maximum of 7 points if they win their remaining matches.
The team is not scoring many goals, averaging 0.25 goals per game. Moreover, it will be going to play on a difficult field, so the outcome of the match may seem one-sided. But soccer, you know, is unpredictable.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
75-90 minutes into the game is where most goals occur, a good time to bet if one is following the live game.
At the bookmaker Bet365, the market of Total Goals Under 2.5 is with great odds.
Corners Top Betting Tips
Good betting results could be obtained if one notes that there is an average of 2.88 corners per game.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Bulgaria averages a total of 1.8 yellow cards per game in the 4 rounds played, while Gibraltar averages 2.2.
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