Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the European Championship match between France and Gibraltar. Keep reading to get the latest team news, stats and betting tips.
At Allianz Riviera, France and Gibraltar will battle it out in a Saturday match, with the former having no chance at qualifying in Group B. The most recent meeting between the two sides ended in a 0-3 triumph for France, who are looking to stay on top when the two teams meet again this weekend.
Team form: France vs Gibraltar
France took six points from their last three matches, but started off by losing 2-1 against Germany. They responded by beating the Netherlands 1-2 and followed that up by winning 4-1 against Scotland. France have been in potent form, winning no less than five of the past six internationals. They also hammered in 13 goals, while letting in four as they drew zero and lost one.
Gibraltar lost their previous three matches by 5-0 against Greece, 4-0 against Wales, and 0-4 against Ireland. Gibraltar failed to win a single one of their previous six internationals, in which they drew zero and lost six. They let in 20 goals while scoring zero themselves.
Betting facts for France and Gibraltar
Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when betting on the upcoming match between France and Gibraltar. The facts are based on the data from matches played across all tournaments.
- France have won 13 of the last 15 home matches
- France have scored in 21 of the last 22 home matches
- France have scored in the last 12 matches in a row
- France have won 8 of the last 9 home matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
- France have won 4 of the last 5 home matches without conceding a goal
- Gibraltar have lost the last 12 away matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Gibraltar have lost the last 8 matches in a row without scoring a goal
- Gibraltar have not won 38 of the last 40 away matches
- Gibraltar have lost 9 of the last 10 away matches without scoring a goal
- Gibraltar have not won 31 of the last 33 matches
Players on top: France vs Gibraltar
Popular betting markets: France vs Gibraltar
France won nine of their last 10 home matches across all tournaments and lost once. Gibraltar won zero of their last 10 games away from home, with zero draws and ten defeats as well. Amazingly, Gibraltar managed to lose their last eight matches.
Both teams to score
Gibraltar have failed to score in five consecutive away games. France have been ready from the outset, scoring the opening goal no less than seven times in their previous 10 outings. Gibraltar scored the first goal of the game in two of their last 10 games.
In the last ten matches for France, there were more than 2.5 goals in six of them, with an average of 2.3 goals scored by France. In the last ten games for Gibraltar, there were more than 2.5 goals in seven of them, and Gibraltar scored an average of 0.3 goals in these matches. Gibraltar failed to score a single goal in eight consecutive games.
Recommended tip: France vs Gibraltar
To sum up, the upcoming match between France and Gibraltar seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this European Championship game.