Latvia and Moldova will play on September 22nd, 2022, Thursday, in a match counting for the UEFA Nations League in Europe, check the Latvia vs Moldova 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”.
Stadium and City where Latvia vs Moldova will occur
The game will be played in the small Stadions Skonto stadium, in the city of Riga, with a capacity for 1000 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
Where to follow the live game
You can follow the match live on Betarena, with access to all information to help with your sports betting, including statistics, events and odds.
Introduction to the Latvia vs Moldova betting tip 2022/2023
Latvia is currently ranked number 138 in the FIFA Ranking, while the Moldova is placed at number 177 in the world soccer’s premier team ranking.
In the last match they played, Latvia collected a win. The opposing team was Liechtenstein, and the match – which ended with the result of 0-2 – was valid for UEFA Nations League. Coach D. Kazakevičs’ disposed his team in a 4-4-2 formation.
Latvia had an outstanding performance by Vladislavs Gutkovskis in the duel. He shook the net in 2 goals opportunities and appeared in other good moments of the team in the match, being fundamental for the team’s victory.
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a victory in the last round. In a dispute valid for UEFA Nations League, Moldova, who used a 3-4-3 formation, faced the Andorra team with a final score of 2-1.
The Latvia team in their last five matches has produced solid performances, while Moldova has been more irregular.
In the last 20 years, the teams have met on 4 occasions. Latvia has the advantage in terms of record, having won 3 times and lost only 1 time. There has also been 0 draws in this period.
The previous meeting between these two teams was in the 2022/2023 season of the UEFA Nations League. The meeting took place on 2022-06-10 and ended with a 2-4 win for Latvia.
Latvia comes from a victory in the last match they played in. In the clash against Liechtenstein the team coached by Dainis Kazakevičs left with 3 points by beating the opponent by 0-2. In light of this, the team arrives for this duel in 1st place of Group 1.
If the UEFA Nations League were to conclude now, Latvia would be promoted, since they are in the 1st place of the group. However, with 2 games still to play, Latvia can still reach the position 1 on the league table and can get a maximum of 18 points if they win their remaining matches.
After round number 4 in UEFA Nations League, Latvia has 10 goals scored and 2 conceded.
Best goalscorer from Latvia
At the individual level in the team’s offensive line, we have to highlight Vladislavs Gutkovskis. With 4 goals on his own, the Attacker has been instrumental in helping the Latvia team achieving several victories this season.
On the other hand, Moldova’s team is looking for another victory since they left the field with 3 points in the previous match. In the previous round, Sergiu Cleşcenco’s team faced Andorra and managed to win by 2-1. So for this game, the team arrives in 2nd place in the group.
If the UEFA Nations League were to conclude now, Moldova would be out of the qualification for the next round, since they are in 2nd place of the group. However, with 2 games still to play, Moldova can still reach the position 1 on the league table and can get a maximum of 13 points if they win their remaining matches.
Currently, in the UEFA Nations League, Moldova sums 6 goals for and a total of 5 goals against, after 4 rounds played.
It is an average ball possession of 60% that the Moldova team usually uses to control the game. The reason for this is ball possession above 50% typically allows teams to have some control over their opponents.
Moldova is a more offensive team than Latvia, having 437 attacks vs. 379 from Latvia, having scored 6 times, in comparison, Latvia converted into goal 10 times.
Best goalscorer from Moldova
There are always individualities that stand out in a squad and in the team’s attack Ion Nicolaescu has held that position so far in the competition. Serving Moldova with 3 goals this season, the Midfielder has been a key player in winning triumphs.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
Most goals occur during 15-30 minutes of the game, making this a good bet for those watching the live game.
Bets on the under 2.5 goals market is an alternative because adding the goals scored at home by Latvia 2 and the average conceding goals of the visiting team Moldova 1 does not exceed the average of 3 goals, suggesting a good entry in this market.
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 6.5 corners per game.
Latvia is usually quite offensive in their matches, and this has resulted in a high average of corner kicks in the competition. Currently, the team averages 8 corners per game played. Therefore, it might be interesting to bet on the over corner kicks of Latvia in this match.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
Cards Top Betting Tips
These teams have an average of 2.8 yellow cards, probably an interesting betting market to watch out for.
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