France vs. Croatia Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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The second round of Nations League fixtures throws up a re-run of the 2018 World Cup final, as France take on Croatia at the Stade de France on Tuesday night. Can the visitors exact a small measure of revenge for that heartbreak in Russia, or will Les Bleus flex their muscles against the Blazers once again?  Where and when: Stade de France – 8 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see France vs. Croatia: Sky Sports Last time: France defeated Croatia 4-2 at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium in the final of…

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Spain vs. Ukraine UEFA Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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Group 4 leaders Ukraine travel to Spain in the second round of Nations League fixtures. Andriy Shevchenko’s men earned a hard-fought win on home soil against Switzerland, while La Roja looked set for defeat away in Germany until Jose Gaya’s 95th minute equaliser. Milan legend Shevchenko has won 60% of his matches in charge of the national team. Where and when: Estadio Alfredo Di Stéfano, Madrid – 6 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Spain vs. Ukraine: Sky Sports Red Button Last time: Mario Gaspar got the only goal of…

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Netherlands vs. Italy UEFA Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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Italy travel to Group 1 frontrunners Netherlands needing all three points to keep their Nations League hopes alive. The Azzurri stuttered to a 1-1 draw with Bosnia and Herzegovina on Matchday 1 while the Oranje beat Poland courtesy of a Steven Bergwijn tap in. Roberto Mancini’s men have won 11 of their last 12 matches. Where and when: Sky Sports Where you can see Netherlands vs. Italy: Johan Cruyff Arena, Amsterdam – 7 September, kick-off 19:45 Last time: Simone Zaza and Nathan Ake netted during the Turin friendly in June…

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Switzerland vs. Germany Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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Switzerland and Germany face off in their second Nations League fixture when they meet at St. Jakob-Park in Basel on Sunday night. The two teams enjoyed very different campaigns in this competition last time round.  Where and when: St. Jakob-Park – 6 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Switzerland vs. Germany: Sky Sports Last time: Eren Derdiyok bagged a hat-trick as Switzerland beat Germany 5-3 on this ground in a friendly in 2012, which was the last time the countries met.  Switzerland v Germany Predictions and Preview Germany may…

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Sweden vs. France Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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World champions France begin their Nations League campaign with a trip to Stockholm to face Sweden this weekend. The Blagult were in good form before the world of football ground to a halt earlier this year, so can they cause Les Bleus any serious problems on Saturday night?  Where and when: Friends Arena – 5 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Sweden vs. France: Sky Sports Last time: Sweden beat France 2-1 at this stadium the last time the teams met, with Ola Toivonen scoring a 93rd-minute winner for…

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Denmark vs. Belgium Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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The world’s number one-ranked team Belgium travel to Denmark to begin their Nations League campaign this weekend. The Red Devils are bursting with talented players and the clear favourites to pick up the win.  Where and when: Telia Parken – 5 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Denmark vs. Belgium: Sky Sports Last time: These countries haven’t faced each other since 2000, when they shared a 2-2 draw in Copenhagen, with legendary Manchester United goalkeeper Peter Schmeichel scoring from the penalty spot during the friendly.  Denmark v Belgium Predictions…

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Germany vs. Spain Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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The timing may be a little odd all things considered, but the 2020/21 Nations League kicks off this week and there’s a tasty clash between two European heavyweights to get us started. Germany and Spain are the two big hitters in a group also featuring Switzerland and Ukraine, and are both looking to begin their campaign with a win.  Where and when: Mercedes-Benz Arena – 3 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Germany vs. Spain: Sky Sports Last time: Thomas Muller cancelled out an opening goal from new Leeds…

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Netherlands vs. Poland UEFA Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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2018-19 Nations League finalists Netherlands take on Poland in Group 1 action. The Oranje will be led by Dwight Lodeweges who has temporarily stepped in following Ronald Koeman’s departure to Barcelona. Louis van Gaal is the current favourite to manage the national team for a third spell, while Arsene Wenger is also in the running. Where and when: Johan Cruyff Arena, Amsterdam – 4 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Netherlands vs. Poland: Sky Sports Last time: Vincent Janssen and Artur Jedrzejczyk exchanged efforts before Gini Wijnaldum’s late winner.…

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Portugal vs. Croatia UEFA Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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Nations League title holders Portugal begin their defence against Croatia. The Seleção beat Holland in the final of the inaugural competition and have enjoyed a golden period on the international stage over the last four years. Group 3 promises to be must watch with World Cup winners France and Sweden also in the mix. Where and when: Estádio do Dragão, Porto – 5 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Portugal vs. Croatia: Sky Sports Last time: Ivan Perisic and William Carvalho exchanged efforts during the friendly in 2018. Portugal v Croatia…

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Italy vs. Bosnia and Herzegovina UEFA Nations League Betting Tips and Preview

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Italy kick-off their Nations League campaign at home to Bosnia and Herzegovina. Roberto Mancini’s men are expected to battle it out with the Netherlands for top spot in Group 1 but won’t take The Golden Lilies for granted, or, indeed, Poland. The visitors will be led by a familiar face in Edin Dzeko. Where and when: Artemio Franchi, Florence – 4 September, kick-off 19:45 Where you can see Italy vs. Bosnia and Herzegovina: Sky Sports Last time: Francesco Acerbi, Lorenzo Insigne and Andrea Belotti were all on the scoresheet in…

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