Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the European Championship round 8 game between Georgia and Cyprus and offer team news, stats, facts and the best betting suggestions for the match.
Georgia ended up winning 1-2 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Mikheil Meskhi Stadium., when they once again face Cyprus.
Team form: Georgia vs Cyprus
In their last three matches, Georgia lost 2-0 against Scotland, 1-7 against Spain and 2-1 against Norway. Georgia managed to win two of their past six internationals. In the remaining four, they drew one and lost three, as they scored 13 and conceded 13 goals.
Cyprus lost their previous three matches by 0-3 against Scotland, 6-0 against Spain and 0-4 against Norway. Cyprus failed to win a single one of their previous six internationals, in which they drew one and lost five. They let in 20 goals while scoring four themselves.
Betting stats for Georgia and Cyprus
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Georgia and Cyprus played across all tournaments.
- In 9 of the last 11 Georgia matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Georgia have lost the last 3 matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- In 5 of the last 6 matches Georgia played, both teams scored
- Georgia have conceded in the last 8 matches in a row
- In the last 3 home matches in a row Georgia played, both teams scored
- Cyprus have not won 20 of the last 21 away matches
- In 12 of the last 14 Cyprus away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Cyprus have conceded in 20 of the last 22 away matches
- In the last 7 Cyprus matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Cyprus have lost 7 of the last 9 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
In-form players: Georgia vs Cyprus
Georges Mikautadze is showing good form for Georgia, scoring two goals in their last six matches. Grigoris Kastanos scored once in his previous half dozen outings.
Betting markets: Georgia vs Cyprus
Of their 10 most recent games at Mikheil Meskhi Stadium across all tournaments, Georgia won six times, drew two and lost two. Cyprus won one of their recent 10 games on their travels, as well as drawing three and losing six. Cyprus lost their previous 5 matches.
Both teams to score
Georgia scored the first goal of the match in five of their previous ten games. Curiously, Cyprus only scored the opening goal of the match in three of the last ten away games. Cyprus have failed to score in 3 consecutive games. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Georgia managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the last 10 games, Cyprus kept their opponent from scoring in zero of their last 10 matches.
Georgia scored an average of 2.3 goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened seven times. Over 2.5 goals happened in nine of the last ten games for Cyprus, who managed to hit the net 0.8 times on average in these games. Cyprus conceded a goal in their last 10 matches.
Betting tip: Georgia vs Cyprus
Here we present a free betting tip for this European Championship match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for Georgia and Cyprus.