Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the European Championship round 9 game between Armenia and Wales and offer team news, stats, facts and the best betting suggestions for the match.
In Group D of the Euro 2024 qualifiers, Armenia will play Wales at the Vazgen Sargsyan Republican Stadium on Saturday. Supporters will be hoping to see a similarly thrilling encounter, as it turned out to be the last time Armenia played against Wales. It finished 2-4 in a great match between the pair.
Team form: Armenia vs Wales
Armenia have had to endure a tough spell in their last three matches, from which they have nothing to show. They were beaten 0-1 by Croatia, before Latvia ran out 2-0 winners. A third defeat on the trot followed against North Macedonia, who came out 3-1 winners. Armenia won twice in their past six internationals in which they also drew one and lost three. They hit the target eight times and conceded ten goals.
Wales are in awesome shape going into this next encounter, as they won their last three matches on the bounce. Latvia got left behind in a 0-2 win, before Gibraltar got hammered in a 4-0 victory. Croatia was the most recent victim in a 2-1 win for Wales. Wales won three of a possible six internationals, as well as playing one draw and suffering two defeats. They scored ten while also conceding seven times.
Betting stats and facts for Armenia and Wales
Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that Armenia and Wales played across all tournaments.
- Armenia have conceded in the last 15 matches in a row
- Armenia have not won 13 of the last 15 matches
- Armenia have lost the last 3 matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- In 6 of the last 8 matches Armenia played, both teams scored
- Armenia have conceded in 10 of the last 12 home matches
- In 11 of the last 13 Wales matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 7 of the last 8 Wales away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 4 Wales away matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Wales have won the last 3 matches in a row while scoring more than 1.5 goals
- Wales have scored in 9 of the last 10 away matches
Players to watch: Armenia vs Wales
With two goals in six matches, Lucas Zelarayan has been a regular feature on the scoresheet in recent matches, making him a tempting betting prospect, when going up against Wales and their defense. The visitors hope Harry Wilson adds another to his current tally of three goals in his latest matches.
Popular betting markets: Armenia vs Wales
Armenia claimed three wins, drew one, and lost six of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Wales won three, drew three, and lost four of their last 10 games away.
Both teams to score
Armenia scored the first goal of the match in four of their previous ten games. Wales scored the opening goal in five of a possible ten games. Wales managed three wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.
In their last ten matches across all tournaments, Armenia saw six of them finish with more than 2.5 goals. They scored an average of 1.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the last ten outings for Wales, who managed to score 1.2 times in those matches. Astonishingly, Armenia failed to keep a clean sheet in their last 15 matches.
Suggested bet: Armenia vs Wales
In conclusion, we have a free betting prediction for this game between Armenia and Wales. The betting tip was formed based on the abovementioned statements.