Ace Football team previews the World Cup clash between Cameroon and Serbia and offers the latest team news, stats, and free betting tips with the best odds.
Cameroon head into an encounter against Serbia on Monday. Played out at Al Janoub Stadium, this is their second of three outings in the group stage at the World Cup.
Following the first round of the World Cup Group G stage, both teams are without a point. Cameroon are number three in the table, while Serbia rank as number four. The Eagles take on Cameroon as number 21, whereas the home side sit as number 43 in the FIFA world ranking.
While considered outsiders for a Group G win, Cameroon are looking to cause a slight surprise and push their way into second place. Few people expect Serbia to be challenging for the title, but with the right amount of luck, they have enough spunk to squeeze into the next round.
World Cup table overview: Cameroon vs Serbia
Judging by the prices from the bookies we have a fairly even match on our hands when Cameroon go up against Serbia. Claiming three points in such a tough encounter would go a long way in qualifying for the next stage. Both sides need to come out fighting in this round two after losing their opening games in Group G. Points are required to stay alive.
Team form: Cameroon vs Serbia
Two draws were the best Cameroon could manage in the previous three matches. They drew 1-1 with Jamaica, before sharing the points in a 1-1 draw against Panama. Their most recent match brought a 1-0 defeat against Switzerland. The Indomitable Lions claimed a modest three wins from their previous 10 matches across all tournaments. They drew two of the games, whilst losing five.
Despite losing their latest outing, results have generally been decent in the last three matches for Serbia. They first took out Sweden by 4-1 before downing Norway by 0-2. The winning streak came to an end against Brazil, who ran out 2-0 winners. The Eagles were able to win six of their previous 10 games across all tournaments, while drawing one of the games. They suffered three defeats as well.
Betting facts for Cameroon and Serbia
Here are some stats and facts that might be useful for betting on the upcoming match between Cameroon and Serbia. The facts are based on the data from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all competitions.
- In the last 7 Cameroon matches, the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In the last 9 Cameroon matches, the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Cameroon have conceded in 9 of the last 11 matches
- Cameroon have not won the last 4 matches in a row
- Serbia have not lost 14 of the last 16 matches
- Serbia have scored in 14 of the last 16 matches
- Serbia have won the last 3 matches in a row while scoring more than 1.5 goals
- Serbia have won 5 of the last 6 matches
- In 3 of the last 4 matches Serbia played, both teams scored
Players in form: Cameroon vs Serbia
It is the beginning of a new World Cup campaign, and both Cameroon and Serbia will be looking for their main strikers this season. Accordingly, we have listed some of the in-form players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.
Popular markets: Cameroon vs Serbia
In their last 10 matches across all tournaments, Cameroon won three times, drew two and lost five times. Serbia claimed six wins, drew one time and lost three in their last 10 games across all tournaments.
Both teams to score
Cameroon scored the first goal of the match in four games from a possible ten. Serbia scored the opening goal in six of the last ten games. Cameroon managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches across all tournaments.
Cameroon saw over 2.5 goals in one of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 0.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for Serbia, who managed to score 1.9 times in those matches.
Betting prediction: Cameroon vs Serbia
In conclusion, the upcoming game between Cameroon and Serbia seems like a decent betting opportunity. Considering the abovementioned stats and facts, we have come up with a betting suggestion for this World Cup match.