Our team of experts has left no stone unturned, analyzing the latest stats and odds to bring you the most thrilling and informative tips for the Netherlands vs Croatia semi-final tie in the UEFA Nations League.
It’s a showdown for the ages! The Netherlands will welcome Croatia to Rotterdam for an epic semi-final that will determine who gets a spot in the final of the 2022-23 UEFA Nations League. With the Oranje having blitzed through the competition in League A Group 4 and the Chequered Ones triumphing over reigning champions France in League A Group 1, it’s anyone’s game.
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The Netherlands hope for some consistency, as results from their last three matches were hardly convincing. A meeting with Argentina resulted in a 2-2 draw, followed by a 4-0 defeat against France, before beating Gibraltar by 3-0. Ronald Koeman’s side won four of their previous six UEFA Nations League games at home. They both drew and lost once, as they conceded six and scored ten goals.
Croatia are unbeaten in their last three matches, first beating Morocco by 2-1. This was followed by a 1-1 with Wales and a 0-2 win against Turkey. The Blazers managed a decent return of three wins in their last six UEFA Nations League away matches, in which they scored nine while also conceding 11 times. They also experienced zero draws and three defeats.
Netherlands vs Croatia Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Netherlands and Croatia. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Netherlands have scored in 33 of the last 35 matches
- Netherlands have not lost 20 of the last 22 matches
- In the last 4 Netherlands matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 3 of the last 4 Netherlands matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- Croatia have not lost 23 of the last 25 matches
- In the last 4 Croatia matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Croatia have scored in 5 of the last 6 matches
- Croatia have conceded in 5 of the last 6 matches
Netherlands vs Croatia – In-form players
Luka Modric has been solid for Croatia, netting two goals in six games in the UEFA Nations League. However, the visitors will need him to be at his absolute best when they take on the Netherlands, who are the overwhelming favorites this Wednesday. With Memphis Depay sidelined due to a pesky calf injury, Cody Gakpo is set to lead the Dutch frontline.
Netherlands vs Croatia Betting Tips
The Netherlands have been an unstoppable force in their last 10 home matches, triumphantly winning six games and drawing four. Meanwhile, Croatia have been on a roll, winning an impressive seven matches out of their last 10 road games, with only one loss and two draws. It’s bound to be an electrifying match-up when these two teams meet!
Both teams to score
The Netherlands have been an unstoppable force in the first half of their last ten home games. Scoring the opening goal in seven of them, they are a team that comes out firing on all cylinders. However, Croatia should not be underestimated, managing to take the early lead in four of their last ten games. But that’s not all, they’ve also shut out their opponents in two matches out of their last ten.
The Netherlands have been on fire lately, with over 2.5 goals in five of their last ten matches across all tournaments. They’ve been averaging 1.9 goals per game, showing their incredible skill and determination. Meanwhile, Croatia have put on a show, with over 2.5 goals in three of their last ten matches. They managed to score 1.2 times in those matches.
Match predictions: Netherlands vs Croatia
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