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Sweden vs Slovenia: Match preview and betting suggestions

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Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the UEFA Nations League round 6 game between Sweden and Slovenia and offer team news, fixture history and the best betting suggestions for the match.

Sweden welcome Slovenia to the Friends Arena on Tuesday for a clash in the UEFA Nations League. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count. Sweden took down Slovenia in their most recent meeting, and bookmakers deem another win for the home side a likely scenario.

Position in the UEFA Nations League standings: Sweden vs Slovenia

The current standings in Group B4 show us how Sweden and Slovenia have performed this season so far. Surely, an exciting battle for three points is on the cards in this round 6 clash this coming Tuesday.

Sweden vs Slovenia – Fixture History

Sweden hit troubled waters once again

Sweden go into this encounter hoping to turn a page, as performances in recent matches have been pretty scrappy. In their last three matches, Sweden lost 0-1 against Serbia, 3-2 against Norway and 4-1 against Serbia.

Slovenia tough to break down

It is difficult to point a finger at recent results for Slovenia, as they have performed according to their level. Slovenia claimed five points in their previous three matches, which started with a 0-0 draw with Norway. This was followed by another draw with Serbia, this time 2-2, before they outclassed Norway by 2-1.

Latest games between Sweden and Slovenia

The last time the pair played each other, Sweden came away as 2-0 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 Slovenia will get you odds 5.00, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with a 20% chance of beating Sweden. You can get a price of 1.72, should you wish to add Sweden to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.

Highlights from the last time Sweden and Slovenia met:

Betting stats and facts for Sweden and Slovenia

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on stats from the last couple of games that Sweden and Slovenia played across all tournaments.

  • Sweden have scored in 14 of the last 15 home matches
  • Sweden have lost 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Sweden have won 5 of the last 7 home matches
  • Sweden have not won 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Sweden have conceded in 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Slovenia have not won 10 of the last 11 away matches
  • Slovenia have not won 8 of the last 9 matches
  • Slovenia have drawn 4 of the last 5 away matches
  • Slovenia have not lost 5 of the last 6 away matches
  • Slovenia have not lost 6 of the last 8 matches

Top goalscorer

It is difficult to look past Emil Forsberg, when on the search for a marksman. He seems to be on a strong run as he hit the target two times in his last 6 games for Sweden. Benjamin Sesko has managed to score two times in the last half dozen matches for Slovenia. It is probably safe to say that they will both be looking to add to their total here once again.

Best tips for the match: Sweden vs Slovenia

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.