Ace Football previews the UEFA Nations League round 1 match between France and Denmark and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
France begin the defense of their UEFA Nations League title on Friday at home to Denmark at Stade de France.
The reigning champions and their Danish foes are in Group A1 alongside Croatia and Austria. Tonight will be the first of four matches they’ll play in the competition this month.
Position in the UEFA Nations League table: France vs Denmark
Since it is the first round of the UEFA Nations League, both teams are yet to grab their first points this season. Will France take advantage of their home ground and get all 3 points from this game? The visitor team Denmark might as well do their best to start recording points right in their first game of the season. One way or the other, it will be interesting to watch these two sides fight for their first points in this campaign.
Current form and previous encounters between France and Denmark
France ooze confidence
France have really been enjoying their football in their previous 3 matches, which started off with a 0-2 win against Finland. They went on to beat Ivory Coast by 2-1, before also getting the better of South Africa in a 5-0 victory.
Denmark aim to start an upward trend
Denmark suffered a couple of disappointments in their last 3 matches as they were run over by Scotland in a 2-0 defeat. The Netherlands also proved too hard to handle as they won 4-2, before the Danish Dynamite was able to strike back last time out in a 3-0 win against Serbia.
Latest encounters between France and Denmark
Neither France nor Denmark managed a breakthrough when they last faced each other in a World Cup match in June 2018. They ended up settling for a point in a 0-0 draw. Depending on your betting strategy, another draw will no doubt spice up your next accumulator.
Betting stats and facts for France and Denmark
Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on statistics from the last couple of matches that France and Denmark played across all tournaments.
- France have not lost 31 of the last 33 home matches
- France have not lost 31 of the last 33 matches
- France have scored in 34 of the last 36 home matches
- France have scored in the last 20 matches in a row
- France have won the last 7 matches in a row
- Denmark have scored in 24 of the last 26 matches
- Denmark have scored in 18 of the last 20 away matches
- Denmark have won 7 of the last 9 matches
- Denmark have not lost 7 of the last 9 matches
Players to watch in France vs Denmark
Kylian Mbappe has been hitting the target on a regular basis in recent matches. France will no doubt look to him for more goals in their next match against Denmark. The visitors are surely hoping Christian Eriksen adds another to his current total.
Best betting tips: France vs Denmark
In conclusion, we present betting tips for this game between France and Denmark, which are based on the above-mentioned stats and facts. Besides the main prediction for this match, we have some low and high-risk alternatives as well.