Ace Football Team previews the UEFA Nations League round 6 match between North Macedonia and Bulgaria who meet up on Monday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest team stats, match history and the best betting tips.
North Macedonia enjoy home advantage when visitors Bulgaria swing by this coming Monday for a clash in the UEFA Nations League. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count. Separated only by a narrow margin, a win for Bulgaria in their upcoming UEFA Nations League clash will see them swap positions with North Macedonia. Thus, a highly competitive match surely awaits at Todor Proeski Arena.
Position in the UEFA Nations League standings: North Macedonia vs Bulgaria
The current standings in Group C4 show us how North Macedonia and Bulgaria have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 6 clash on Monday.
Latest form and previous UEFA Nations League encounters between North Macedonia and Bulgaria
North Macedonia hoping for a fresh start
North Macedonia go into this encounter hoping to turn a page, as performances in recent matches have been pretty scrappy. It is all or nothing with North Macedonia presently. They first went down 3-0 in an encounter with Georgia, to which they replied by beating Gibraltar 4-0. Their latest encounter once again had them on the losing side, when they lost 2-0 against Georgia.
It is difficult to point a finger at recent results for Bulgaria, as they have performed according to their level. In their last three matches, Bulgaria drew 1-1 with Gibraltar, 0-0 with Georgia and beat Gibraltar by 5-1.
Fixture history: North Macedonia vs Bulgaria
Betting stats and facts for North Macedonia and Bulgaria
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that North Macedonia and Bulgaria played across all tournaments.
- North Macedonia have not lost 6 of the last 8 matches
- North Macedonia have scored in 6 of the last 8 matches
- North Macedonia have not won 5 of the last 7 home matches
- North Macedonia have not scored in 5 of the last 7 home matches
- Bulgaria have not won the last 22 away matches in a row
- In 9 of the last 11 matches Bulgaria played, both teams scored
- Bulgaria have conceded in 14 of the last 16 matches
- Bulgaria have not won the last 8 matches in a row
- In 6 of the last 8 away matches Bulgaria played, both teams scored
The standings of the top-scoring players in the last 6 matches in the UEFA Nations League show that North Macedonia might be relying on in-form Enis Bardhi when it comes to scoring in the upcoming match. On the other side, Kiril Despodov has been one of the decisive players from Bulgaria recently. Both players are expected to be dangerous and difficult to stop this coming Monday.
North Macedonia vs Bulgaria Match predictions
To summarise, the upcoming match between North Macedonia and Bulgaria appears to be a good chance to place some bets. Therefore, we have come up with the recommended betting suggestion for this game. However, we also present some lower and higher-risk alternatives.