Ace Football previews the international friendly match between England and Romania and offers betting tips, odds, and stats.
England face Romania in Middlesbrough on Sunday evening for a second and final friendly before beginning their European Championship campaign.
Three Lions to continue fine goalscoring form.
England are in red-hot form at the moment on a 5-match winning streak. In their 3 latest outings, Gareth Southgate’s men got a 2-0 win against Albania and went on to a 2-1 win against Poland. Their latest game produced a 1-0 win against Austria.
On the back of an absolutely stunning record of 5 wins and 1 defeat in the last 6 games, the Three Lions look a great bet for a win here.
Romanians continue to look blunt.
Romania go into this encounter on the back of some poor performances. In their 3 latest outings, Mirel Radoi’s side suffered a 1-0 home defeat against Germany and went on to a 3-2 defeat against Armenia. Their latest game produced a 2-1 defeat against Georgia.
With no wins in the last 3 matches since October on the road, Romania need to raise their level to stand any chance of a result in Middlesbrough.
England vs Romania H2H
Romania enjoy the upper hand
Sunday’s showdown will be the first meeting between these two teams since Euro 2000. England may not have beaten Romania in each of their last seven games (D4 L3), but a lot has changed in the last two decades.
Season facts for England and Romania.
Facts are calculated for Friendlies
- England has won the last 7 matches in a row;
- England unbeaten in the last 11 matches in a row;
- England has won the last 7 matches in a row at home;
- England unbeaten in the last 14 matches in a row at home.
- Romania has won in the last 5 of 6 matches;
- Romania scored in the last 11 of 13 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 2.5 in Romania’s last 5 of 7 matches;
- Romania conceded in the last 5 of 7 matches.
According to the bookies, England are the favorites to win. The best price you will find on a home win is 1.29. If you wish to bet on a draw, there are odds at 5.60 on offer, while an away win pays out at 10.00.