Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the UEFA Nations League round 5 game between Lithuania and Faroe Islands and offer team news, fixture history and the best betting suggestions for the match.
The UEFA Nations League clash at LFF Stadium, Vilnius on Thursday sees Lithuania hosting opponents Faroe Islands.
Although only separated by a few points, the Faroe Islands will have their work cut out. Lithuania are favored to maintain the lead they currently hold on their visiting opponents in the UEFA Nations League standings.
Current table in the UEFA Nations League
The current standings in Group C1 show us how Lithuania and Faroe Islands have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 5 clash on Thursday.
Latest form and previous UEFA Nations League encounters between Lithuania and Faroe Islands
Lithuania continue to flounder
Results have been dismal for Lithuania in recent weeks, and they will be bordering on desperation for a quick turnaround. Lithuania have endured a tough spell in their last three matches, from which they have nothing to show. They were beaten 0-6 by Turkey, before Faroe Islands ran out 2-1 winners. A third defeat on the trot followed against Turkey, who came out 2-0 winners.
Faroe Islands hope to boost points tally
It is difficult to point a finger at recent results for the Faroe Islands, as they have performed according to their level. The Faroe Islands have been all over their last three matches across all tournaments. Against Luxembourg, they came out empty-handed in a 0-1 defeat, whereafter they avenged themselves in a 2-1 win against Lithuania. Their latest match saw them sharing the spoils in a 2-2 draw against Luxembourg.
Latest encounters between Lithuania and Faroe Islands
The last time the pair played each other, Faroe Islands came away as 2-1 winners in the UEFA Nations League, back in June 2022. At the time of writing, the bookmakers are offering the following prices on this encounter: betting on the Faroe Islands will get you odds 3.60, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 28% chance of beating Lithuania. You can get a price of 2.36 should you wish to add Lithuania to your accumulator if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Betting stats and facts for Lithuania and Faroe Islands
Here are some facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Lithuania and Faroe Islands. The facts are based on stats from the recent games that the teams played out across all tournaments.
- Lithuania have conceded in the last 21 matches in a row
- Lithuania have conceded in 23 of the last 25 home matches
- Lithuania have not won 16 of the last 18 matches
- Lithuania have lost the last 5 matches in a row
- Lithuania have not won 10 of the last 12 home matches
- Faroe Islands have not won 24 of the last 26 away matches
- Faroe Islands have conceded in 19 of the last 21 matches
- Faroe Islands have conceded in 11 of the last 13 away matches
- Faroe Islands have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
- Faroe Islands have not lost 3 of the last 4 away matches
Players to focus on in Lithuania vs Faroe Islands
Ahead of their UEFA Nations League showdown, both Lithuania and the Faroe Islands will be looking for their main strikers. Accordingly, we have listed some of the in-form players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.
Best betting tips: Lithuania vs Faroe Islands
To sum up, the upcoming UEFA Nations League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the statements from above, we have come up with the main prediction for this match as well as some alternative betting tips.