Ace Football previews the UEFA Nations League round 5 match between Bulgaria and Gibraltar and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Bulgaria go up against Gibraltar at Huvepharma Arena on Friday in the UEFA Nations League round 5 clash. Gibraltar got hammered in their latest outing, and could still be rattled on Friday. If so, Bulgaria are in with a good chance of lashing out yet another defeat for the visitors.
Current table in the UEFA Nations League
The current standings in Group C4 show us how Bulgaria and Gibraltar have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 5 clash this coming Friday.
Current form and previous UEFA Nations League encounter between Bulgaria and Gibraltar
Bulgaria hope to stop the rot
Bulgaria go into this encounter hoping to turn a page, as performances in recent matches have been pretty scrappy. It could have been better, it could have been worse for Bulgaria, who have two points to show from their last three matches. They came up short in a 2-5 defeat against Georgia, followed by a 1-1 draw against Gibraltar. They picked up a point again in the latest round after a 0-0 draw with Georgia.
Gibraltar struggling for results
The mood around Gibraltar is pretty low right now as a win has proven hard to come by in recent weeks. Gibraltar only managed to gain a single point in their past three games, which kicked off with a 0-2 defeat against North Macedonia. A 1-1 draw with Bulgaria followed, before North Macedonia ran out 4-0 winners.
Latest games between Bulgaria and Gibraltar
The last match between Bulgaria and Gibraltar ended in a 1-1 draw at the Victoria Stadium on June 9, 2022.
Bulgaria vs Gibraltar Stats
Here are some facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Bulgaria and Gibraltar. The facts are based on stats from the recent games that the teams played out across all tournaments.
- In 9 of the last 11 matches Bulgaria played, both teams scored
- Bulgaria have conceded in 14 of the last 16 matches
- Bulgaria have not won the last 8 matches in a row
- In the last 4 home matches in a row Bulgaria played, both teams scored
- Bulgaria have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
- Gibraltar have not won the last 21 matches in a row
- Gibraltar have not won 32 of the last 34 away matches
- Gibraltar have lost 8 of the last 9 away matches
- Gibraltar have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
- Gibraltar have conceded in 8 of the last 9 away matches
Ahead of their UEFA Nations League showdown, both Bulgaria and Gibraltar will be looking for their main strikers. Accordingly, we have listed some of the in-form players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.
Match predictions: Bulgaria vs Gibraltar
To sum up, the upcoming match between Bulgaria and Gibraltar seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with the main prediction for this game but also some alternative ones.