Ace Football previews the UEFA Nations League game between Belgium and Wales who meet up this coming Thursday. The match preview includes the current team news, H2H stats as well as the best betting tips for the match.
Belgium go up against Wales at Koning Boudewijnstadion on Thursday in the UEFA Nations League round 5 clash. Wales will play the match against Belgium hoping to gain some ground on the latter in the UEFA Nations League standings. A positive result could be more than important for their upcoming challenges this season.
Position in the UEFA Nations League standings: Belgium vs Wales
The current standings in Group A4 show us how Belgium and Wales have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 5 clash on Thursday.
Belgium vs Wales – Fixture History
Belgium can build on recent win
It is difficult to point a finger at recent results for Belgium, as they have performed according to their level. Belgium are unbeaten in their last three matches, first beating Poland 6-1, and then drawing 1-1 with Wales. They were back as winners when they defeated Poland 0-1.
Wales hope to bounce back
Wales will enter the match hoping to see the back of some rather disappointing results in recent matches. Wales were only able to take one point from their past three games. They came up short in a 1-2 defeat against the Netherlands before drawing 1-1 with Belgium. They were defeated once again when the Netherlands ran out 3-2 winners.
Latest games between Belgium and Wales
The last match between Belgium and Wales ended in a 1-1 draw in Cardiff on June 11, 2022.
Betting stats and facts for Belgium and Wales
Here are some facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Belgium and Wales. The facts are based on stats from the recent games that the teams played out across all tournaments.
- Belgium have scored in the last 48 matches in a row
- Belgium have scored in the last 32 home matches in a row
- In 8 of the last 10 matches Belgium played, both teams scored
- Belgium have not lost 7 of the last 8 matches
- In 4 of the last 5 home matches Belgium played, both teams scored
- Wales have scored in the last 11 matches in a row
- In 8 of the last 9 matches Wales played, both teams scored
- In 4 of the last 5 away matches Wales played, both teams scored
- Wales have conceded in 8 of the last 9 matches
- Wales have scored in the last 5 away matches in a row
Looking at the goalscorer market, it would seem a good idea to side with Michy Batshuayi. He is one of the players from Belgium who are in their best form. He managed to find the back of the net two times in his last 6 games, and will surely want to add some more goals against Wales.
The visitors will be looking to in-form Brennan Johnson to find the net once again, as he has been their main man recently.
Best betting tips: Belgium vs Wales
To sum up, the upcoming UEFA Nations League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the statements from above, we have come up with the main prediction for this match as well as some alternative betting tips.